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How Long Should I Leave Paint To Dry Between Coats?

Depending on paint type choice, atmospheric conditions, and other variables, different paints can vary in dry time, however, for an interior wall paint in normal conditions the paint will be touch dry in approximately 1 - 2 hours. If painting more than one coat we recommend 2 - 4 hours between coats. Refer to the product detail pages to understand the dry time associated with each product.

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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.