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How Many Coats Of Paint Should I Use?

There are conditions specific to your project that can affect this, but we would always recommend a minimum of two coats. Our paints have excellent coverage; they are formulated on a high-opacity base. Using a tinted primer will significantly help you achieve a full and accurate depth of colour, whilst also priming the surface underneath.

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How much paint do I need? 

Use this calculator to work out your requirements, if you have any question please get in touch with one of our team who will be more than willing to help you.

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Disclaimer: Tikkurila UK Paint Calculator is provided as a guide only. The coverage rates will vary depending on surface being coated and the particular product range being used. More information on these products can be found on the cans, on the technical data sheets on individual product pages, by using our live chat service or by calling our technical team on 0131 334 4999.

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the estimate, however paint requirements may vary depending on the surface, type of paint, sheen level and colour chosen.