How to cover stains and hairline cracks on ceilings

Task difficulty: Very easy

For ceilings that are yellowing, with nicotine stains and hairline cracks.

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Step by step process

  1. Step 1

    Step 1

    Cover furniture and carpets and keep windows and doors fully open to ensure good ventilation during the application and drying processes.

  2. Step 2

    Step 2

    Next, ensure the ceiling is clean, dry and free from loose material.

  3. Step 3

    Step 3

    Start by touching in corners and edges with a small brush.

  4. Step 4

    Step 4

    Then stir the product and decant into a roller tray for easy roller loading.

  5. Step 5

    Step 5

    Apply to the ceiling using a short pile roller (using long even strokes). Remove any splashes immediately and then leave the ceiling to dry overnight.

  6. Step 6

    Step 6

    Polycell Crack-Free Ceilings dries to an even, white, 'good as new' finish and so there's no need to paint over with an emulsion.

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