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EXTERIORS Packshot Product Name Asian Paints Apex Ultima Advanced Anti Algal Weather Proof Emulsion Asian

Paints Apex Weather Proof Exterior Emulsion Substrate Coverage* (2 Coats) Gloss/Sheen 3-12 units at 60 deg gloss head Durability** 7 years System Usage Asian Paints Exterior Wall Primer @100% dilution. 2 coat Apex Ultima application @35-40% dilution. 4-6 hrs between coats

Exterior cement 50 - 60 sq ft / ltr plaster, false ceilings, asbestos sheets, concrete, not to be applied on Mangalore tiles Exterior cement 50 - 60 sq ft / ltr plaster, false ceilings, asbestos sheets, concrete, not to be applied on Mangalore tiles Exterior cement masonary plaster 3 - 3.5 sq feet / kg

Soft Sheen

5 years

2 coat Apex application @ 40% dilution 4 hrs between coats

Apex Duracast RoughTex

Matt Finish

8-10 years

Apex Duracast Roughtex applied without dilution to get a 2-2.5 mm thick coat. Rub with trowel to get desired texture. Allow to dry overnight. Two top coats with Apex/Apex Ultima of desired shade at 40% dilution

Apex Duracast FineTex

Exterior cement masonary plaster, Interior masonary surfaces Sand Faced Plasters, Concrete brickwork etc. Can also applied on suitable surfaces in interiors Sand Faced Plasters, Concrete brickwork etc. Can also applied on suitable surfaces in interiors

15 sq feet/kg

Matt Finish

5 - 7 years

One coat of exterior Primer @ 100% dilution. One coat of Apex Duracast Finetex with honeycomb roller to get desired texture. Allow to dry overnight. Two top coats with Apex/Apex Ultima of desired shade at 40% dilution

Apex Duracast Dholpur Tex

2.5sq feet / kg

Matt Finish

5 - 7 years

Apex Duracast Dholpur tex applied without dilution . Rub with trowel to get desired texture. Allow to dry overnight. Two top coats with Apex/Apex Ultima of desired shade at 40% dilution

Apex Duracast Swirltex

3.54sq feet / kg

Matt Finish

5 - 7 years

Apex Duracast Roughtex applied without dilution to get a 2-2.5 mm thick coat. Rub with trowel to get desired texture. Allow to dry overnight. Two top coats with Apex/Apex Ultima of desired shade at 40% dilution Asian Paints Exterior Sealer @ 10% dilution 2 coat Apex stretch application @ 35-40% dilution. 6 hours between coats

Asian Paints Apex Stretch Water Repellant Exterior Paint

Exterior cement 50 - 60 sq ft / ltr plaster, false ceilings, asbestos sheets, concrete, not to be applied on Mangalore tiles Exterior cement 50-60 sq ft / ltr plaster, false ceilings, asbestos sheets, concrete, not to be applied on Mangalore tiles

10-20 units at 60 deg gloss head

7 years

Asian Paints Ace Exterior Emulsion/Asian Paints Ace Supreme Exterior Emulsion# # for Mumbai Location only

Matt

3 years (noncoastal markets)

Asian Paints Exterior Sealer @ 10% dilution 2 coat ACE application @ 75% dilution. 4 hours between coats

** Durability of the Paint is measured by its ability to resist fading,flaking, anti-algal performance and overall film integrity.

3-4 hrs between 2 coats Premium Emulsion Matt Finish with slight sheen 4-5 years . Then apply 2 coats of PE @ 60-70% dilution with water. 3-4 hrs between 2 coats Royale Glitter can be 110-125 applied on smooth plasters. asbestos sheets. After 6-8 hrs for drying. concrete etc. It requires a base coat of Asian Paints Premium Emulsion White. Then apply 2 coats of Royale @ 40-45% dilution with water. apply Asian Paints Wall Putty.INTERIORS Faux Finishes Packshot Product Name Royale Play Special Effects Paint Substrate Royale Luxury Emulsion basecoat (chosen shade) Coverage in sq ft/ltr (2 Coats) Gloss Sheen Durability 3 years System Usage Asian Paints Decoprime ST/WT + Asian Paints Acrylic Putty + Asian Paints Decorpime ST/WT + Royale 40% dilution (2-3 coats) 100 sq ft per ltr (1 coat) Soft Sheen Royale Play Dune PPP.Then apply 2 coats of Royale @ 40-45% dilution with water. Royale can be 150-175 applied on smooth plasters. PE can be applied on 150-170 smooth plasters. PE tinted as base coat Royale Luxury Emulsion basecoat (chosen shade) 45-55 sq ft per lit Soft metallic sheen 3-4 years Asian Paints Decoprime ST/WT + Asian Paints Acrylic Putty + Asian Paints Decorpime ST/WT+ Premium Emulsion 40% (2-3 Coats) Asian Paints Decoprime ST/WT + Asian Paints Acrylic Putty + Asian Paints Decorpime ST/WT + Royale 40% dilution (2-3 coats) 100 sq ft per ltr (1 coat) Soft Sheen 4 years Royale Play Stucco PPP surface 18-20 sq ft per kg (3 coats) Sheen/ Glossy Finish 5 years Asian Paints Decoprime ST/WT + Asian Paints Acrylic Putty + Asian Paints Decorpime ST/WT Regular Finishes Packshot Product Name Royale Glitter Substrate Coverage in sq ft/ltr (2 Coats) Gloss Sheen Smooth metallic finish Durability 5-6 years System Usage Apply Asian Paints Primer @ 8-10% dilution with water or turpentine (depends on primer used). apply Asian Paints Wall Putty. 3-4 hrs between 2 coats Apply Asian Paints Primer @ 8-10% dilution with water or turpentine (depends on primer used). again apply Asian Paints Primer @ 8-10% dilution after 4-6 hrs of putty application. false ceiling. Apply Premium Emulsion White with 60-70% dilution to get a smooth uniform white surface. asbestos sheets. again apply Asian Paints Primer @ 8-10% dilution after 4-6 hrs of putty application. After 6-8 hrs for drying. false ceiling. Royale luxury Emulsion Silky smooth with sheen 5-6 years Apply Asian Paints Primer @ 8-10% dilution with water or turpentine (depends on primer used). apply Asian Paints Wall Putty. false ceiling. concrete etc. again apply Asian Paints Primer @ 8-10% dilution after 4-6 hrs of putty application. concrete etc. PE as base coat 45-55 sq ft per lit Soft metallic sheen 3-4 years Asian Paints Decoprime ST/WT + Asian Paints Acrylic Putty + Asian Paints Decorpime ST/WT+ Premium Emulsion 40% (2-3 Coats) Royale Play Safari Royale Play Metallics PPP. asbestos sheets. After 6-8 hrs for drying.

Two coats of PU Interior Sealer to be applied with recoating time of 8-10 hours between coats. again apply Asian Paints Primer @ 8-10% dilution after 4-6 hrs of putty application. Glossy and Matt can be mixed in any proportion to get desired level of sheen Very Good Very Good Very Good Very Good Average Two-pack system. This is to be followed with two coats of topcoats. This is to be followed with two coats of topcoats. interior Wood. Base and hardener to be mixed in the the ratio of 8:2 Application by spraying. 20-40% by volume. again apply Asian Paints Primer @ 8-10% dilution after 4-6 hrs of putty application. Recoating time 8-10 hours between Melamyne All types of 100-120sq Gold Clear interior Wood. Dilution by Asian Paints Thinner 124 . This is to be followed with two coats of topcoats. Melamyne Brushing thinner to be used in place of thinner 124. Then apply 2 coats of TE @ 50-75% dilution with water. apply Asian Paints Wall Putty. Plywood MDF etc Availaible in glossy and Matt. In case of application by brushing or ragging. Plywood MDF etc Availaible in glossy and Matt. After 6-8 hrs for drying.Matt Asian Paints Matt can be applied on suitably prepared masonry walls Asian Paints Lustre can be applied on suitably prepared masonry walls 100-130 Matt Finish with slight sheen 4-5 years Apply Asian Paints Primer @ 8-10% dilution with water or turpentine (depends on primer used). Plywood MDF etc Availaible in glossy and Matt.Lustre 110-150 Silky smooth finish 4-5 years WOOD FINISHES Clear Finishes Packshot Product Name Substrate Coverage (single coat) Gloss Sheen Gloss* (Applicable to Glossy Variants) Very Good Scratch Resistance Stain Resistance Hardness Impact Resistance NonYellowing property System Usage Melamyne All types of 100-120 sq. Glossy and Matt can be mixed in any proportion to get desired level of sheen Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent . Recoating time 5-6 hours between coats. Glossy and Matt can be mixed in any proportion to get desired level of sheen Very Good Very Good Very Good Very Good Very Good Very Good Pu Interior All types of 100-120sq interior Wood. Recoating time 5-6 hours between coats Two-pack system. again apply Asian Paints Primer @ 8-10% dilution after 4-6 hrs of putty application. apply Asian Paints Wall Putty.Tractor Emulsion TE can be applied on 140-150 smooth plasters. veneers. Then apply 2 coats of Asian Paints Matt Finish @ 7-9% dilution with Mineral Turpentine. 8 hrs between 2 coats Matt 3 years Interior Wall Finish . Dilution by Asian Paints PU Thinner 15-30% by volume. 20-40% by volume. 8 hrs between 2 coats Apply Asian Paints Primer @ 8-10% dilution with water or turpentine (depends on primer used). concrete etc. apply Asian Paints Wall Putty. Recoating time in this case would increase to 8-10 hours Two-pack system. Dilution by Asian Paints Thinner 124 . Base and hardener to be mixed in the the ratio of 9:1. ft veneers. Two coats of Melamyne Sealer to be applied with recoating time of 5-6 hours between coats. Then apply 2 coats of Asian Paints Lustre Finish @ 7-9% dilution with Mineral Turpentine. Application by spraying. ft. ft. veneers. After 6-8 hrs for drying. 4 hrs between 2 coats Apply Asian Paints Primer @ 8-10% dilution with water or turpentine (depends on primer used). Interior Wall Finish . false ceiling. Two coats of Melamyne Sealer to be applied with recoating time of 5-6 hours between coats. asbestos sheets. After 6-8 hrs for drying. Base and hardener to be mixed in the the ratio of 9:1 Application by spraying.

Two coats of Melamyne Platte Primer Surfacer to be applied with recoating time of 2 hours hours between coats. can ft.Recoating time 8-10 hours between coats Two-pack system. Plywood MDF etc Very Good Very Good Very Good Very Good Very Good Good . Plywood MDF etc Availaible in glossy and Satin. Glossy and Matt can be mixed in any proportion to get desired level of sheen Excellent Excellent. ft. and Satin. Base and hardener to be mixed in the the ratio of 8:2 Application by spraying. Two coats of desired shade to be applied. This is to be followed with two coats of top-coat. Dilution by Asian Paints Thinner 124 20-40% by volume. Base and hardener mixing ratio for top-coats is 9:1. Solid wood is preferred substrate for exteriors Availaible in Excellent glossy and Matt.coats Packshot Product Name Substrate Coverage (single coat) Gloss Sheen Gloss* (Applicable to Glossy Variants) Scratch Resistance Exterior Durability Hardness Impact Resistance NonYellowing property Excellent System Usage Pu Exterior Designed for 100-120sq exterior wood. Base and hardener to be mixed in the the ratio of 9:1 Application by spraying. Dilution by Asian Paints PU Thinner 15-30% by volume. This is to be followed with two coats of top-coats. Undercoat to be used is PU palette Primer Surfacer. Undercoat to be used is Melamyne palette Primer Surfacer. This is to be followed with two coats of top-coats. Base and hardener mixing ratio for topcoats is 8:2. UV.Recoating time 6-8 hours between coats Melamyne All types of 100-120 sq. Recoating time 10-12 hours between coats Opaque Finishes Packshot Product Name Substrate Coverage (single coat) Gloss Sheen Gloss* (Applicable to Glossy Variants) Excellent Scratch Resistance Stain Resistance Hardness Impact Resistance NonYellowing property Excellent System Usage Pu Palette All types of 100-120sq interior Wood. Base and hardener to be mixed in the the ratio of 9:1 Application by spraying. Availaible Palette interior Wood. Two coats of PU Exterior Sealer to be applied with recoating time of 10-12 hours between coats. Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Two-pack system. veneers. Two coats of desired shade to be applied.Excellent Guards block harmful rays of the sun anprovide good hardness Excellent Two-pack system. ft in glossy veneers. Plywood and MDF. be used on all types of interior and Wood. Dilution by Asian Paints PU Thinner 15-30% by volume. veneers. Two coats of PU Platte Primer Surfacer to be applied with recoating time of 3 hours hours between coats.

concrete etc. cabinets) and also on metal surfaces like grills. Apply Asian Paints Primer @ 8-10% dilution with water or turpentine (depends on primer used). apply Asian Paints Wall Putty (for masonry or cement surfaces) or Asian Paints Knifing Paste Filler (for wood or metal surfaces). furniture. After 6-8 hrs of drying. Again apply Asian Paints Primer @ 8-10% dilution with turpentine or Premium Semi Gloss Enamel @ 100% dilution with water after 4-6 hrs of putty application (6-8 hrs in case Knifing Paste Filler is used). and on suitably prepared masonry wall surfaces Glossy 2 years ECONOMY RANGE PRODUCTS: UTSAV RANGE Packshot Product Name Utsav Acrylic Distemper Substrate Coverage in sq mtr/ltr (2 Coats) Gloss Sheen Matt Finish Durability 3 years System Usage Sand the surface with Emery paper 100 and wipe clean. Recoating period is 6-8 hrs Premium Semi Gloss 90-110 Enamel can be applied on wood. Then apply 2 coats of Premium Semi Gloss Enamel @ 15-25% dilution with water. After 6-8 hrs drying apply asian paints wall putty after 6-8 hrs drying sand the saruface with Emery paper 180 and Wipe clean. 4-6 hrs between 2 coats Apply Asian Paints Primer @ 8-10% dilution with turpentine. Designed for interiors . metal surfaces and walls Premium Gloss Enamel can be applied on wood. Premium Semi Gloss Enamel can also be used as primer @100% dilution with water. Again apply Asian Paints Primer @ 8-10% dilution after 4-6 hrs of putty application (6-8 hrs in case Knifing Paste Filler is used). Then apply 2 coat of Utsav Enamel @810% dilution with terpentine.ENAMELS Packshot Product Name Premium Semi Gloss Enamel Substrate Coverage in sq ft/ltr (2 Coats) Gloss Sheen Semi Gloss Durability in yrs 3 years System Usage Apply Asian Paints Primer @ 8-10% dilution with turpentine. apply Asian Paints Wall Putty (for masonry or cement surfaces) or Asian Paints Knifing Paste Filler (for wood or metal surfaces). Again apply asian paints primer. metal surfaces and walls 100-120 Low Gloss 3 years Premium Gloss Enamel 100 Glossy 3 Utsav Enamel Utsav Enamel is 75-95 recommended for usage on interior surfaces. again apply Asian Paints Primer. asbestos sheets. Again apply Asian Paints Primer @ 8-10% dilution with turpentine o. 6-8 hrs between 2 coats Apply Asian Paints Primer @ 8-10% dilution with turpentine. windows. After 6-8 hrs of drying. Then apply 2 coats of Premium Gloss Enamel @10% dilution with turpentine. Sand the surface with Emery paper 180 and wipe clean. Then apply 2 coats of UAD @ 65-75% dilution with water. furniture. Apply asian paints primer @ 8-10 dilution with turpentine. apply Asian Paints Wall Putty (for masonry or cement surfaces) or Asian Paints Knifing Paste Filler (for wood or metal surfaces). Then apply 2 coats of Premium Satin Enamel @ 15-20% dilution with turpentine. apply Asian Paints Wall Putty after 6-8 hrs drying sand the surface with Emery paper 180 and wipe clean. Leave 6-8 hours gap between the two coats. Recoating period is 3-4 hrs Utsav Acrylilc 2 coats 7-8 Distemper can be applied on various types of plasters. It can be applied on wooden surfaces (like doors. false ceiling. metal surfaces and walls Premium Satin Enamel Premium Satin Enamel can be applied on wood. After 6-8 hrs of drying. After 6-8 hrs for drying.

Apply asian paints Utsav primer ST @ 8-10 dilution with turpentine. furniture. cabinets etc. Apply asian paints primer @ 8-10 dilution with turpentine. Add suitable quantity of water to make a homogeneous free flowing paste. cabinets) and also on metal surfaces like grills. window. Allow it to set in for at least 1 hr. windows.Utsav Enamel Utsav Enamel is 2 coats 7-9 recommended for usage on interior surfaces. furniture. It can be applied on suitably prepared masonry wall surfaces Utsav Floor Colour Asian paints Utsav Flooring colour can be used to impart colour to cement surfaces Matt Finish 2 years Sand the Surface with Emery paper 100 and wipe clean than apply 2 coats of Utsav Distemper @ 75% dilution with water. Asian paints utsva 1 coat 18-20 primer ST should be used only on interior surfaces. Again apply asian paints Utsav primer ST. Sprinkle dry cement on the moist surface. Again apply asia Utsav Metal Primer Red Oxide Utsav Primer (WT) Utsav Metal primer . Sand lightly with Emery paper 180 and wipe clean. After 6-8 hrs drying apply asian paints wall putty after 6-8 hrs drying sand the saruface with Emery paper 180 and Wipe clean. Apply the paste as a Apply Asian Paints Utsav Metal Primer Red Oxide @ 4-5% dilution with turpentine.1 coat 14-16 Red oxide is suitable for priming ferrous metal substrates Asian paints Utsav 1 coat 20-25 Primer WT is suitable for priming plastered walls. Apply 2nd of Utsav Metal Primer Red Oxide on ar Sand the surface with Emery paper 180 and wipe clean. . Again apply asi Utsav Distemper Utsav Distemper should be used only on interior surfaces. After 4-6 hrs drying apply asian paints wall putty after 6-8 hrs drying sand lightly with Emery paper 180 and Wipe clean. cement and concrete etc. Matt 5-6 years Matt 4-5 years Utsav Primer (ST) Sheen 4-5 years Sand the surface with Emery paper 180 and wipe clean. Apply asian paints Utsav primer WT @ 100% dilution with water. It can be applied on suitably prepared masonry and wall surfaces. Recoating period is 4-6 hrs N/A N/A 10 years Add 1 kg of Utsav Floor Colour to 6-8 kg of cement. It can be applied on wooden surfaces (like doors. asbestors. and on suitably prepared masonry wall surfaces 2 coats 6-7 Glossy 2 years Sand the surface with Emery paper 180 and wipe clean. furniture. as well as wooden surfaces like doors. After 6-8 hrs for drying. apply AKPF (optional) allow it to dry for 4-6 hrs. After 6-8 hrs drying apply asian paints wall putty after 6-8 hrs drying sand the sarface with Emery paper 180 and Wipe clean. Clean and moisten the surface to be coated.

200 350 . The darker shades are never to be felt rolled since this will cause foaming due to presence of more surfactants in them. Apply Asian Paints Primer @ 8-10% dilution with water or turpentine (depends on primer used). Recoating period is 3-4 hrs Utsav Distemper Utsav Distemper should be used only on interior surfaces.10 .DISTEMPERS Packshot Product Name Substrate TAD can be applied on smooth plasters. after 4-6 hrs drying sand the surface with Emery paper 180 and wipe clean. however it has to be sandwiched between 2 coats of primer.101 or MTO 2 . concrete etc. again apply Asian Paints Primer. Designed for interiors Utsav Acrylilc Distemper Utsav Acrylilc 75-85 Distemper can be applied on various types of plasters. Recoating period is 4-6 hrs Darker shades may require an additional coat for proper hiding. No sheen 2 years Sand the Surface with Emery paper 100 and wipe clean than apply 2 coats of Utsav Distemper @ 75% dilution with water. After 6-8 hrs for drying. Then apply 2 coats of TSD @ 50-60% dilution with water. No sheen 3 years Sand the surface with Emery paper 100 and wipe clean.400 70 . asbestos sheets. After 6-8 hrs for drying. Apply Asian Paints Primer @ 8-10% dilution with water or turpentine (depends on primer used).100 Thinner No of coats recommended and application Undercoat applied Recoating Time (hrs) 1 AP Apcolite Premium Gloss Enamel AP Apcolite Premium Satin Enamel AP Interior Wall T . can be observed only after the film is dry and not in the can or in the wet state. No sheen Matt Finish. apply Asian Paints Wall Putty after 6-8 hrs drying sand the surface with Emery paper and Apply Asian Paints Primer @ 8-10% 3-4 Hrs between 2 Coats Sand the surface with Emery paper 180 and wipe clean. asbestos sheets. Name of Paint Thinner for 1 ltr/kg of paint In mls 80 .brushing Top coat AP Decoprime Wall Primer(ST) or AP Metal primer (for metal surface) or AP Wood Primer (for wooden surface) AP Decoprime Wall Primer(ST) or AP Metal primer (for metal surface) or AP Wood Primer (for wooden surface) AP Decoprime Wall Primer (ST) 8 . Recoating period is 6 hrs Tractor Acrylic Distemper 85-90 Matt Finish. Solvent based paints (those using thinner other than water) should be given twice as long a drying time than given here in case of high humidity climate like monsoons. It can be applied on suitably prepared masonry wall surfaces Matt Finish. Coverage in sq ft/ltr (2 Coats) Gloss Sheen Durability System Usage Sand the surface with Emery paper 100 and wipe clean. concrete etc.101 or Mineral 2 . Felt rolling is to be done only for Royale and Lustre finish. The actual shade. false ceiling. apply Asian Paints Wall Putty.90 6-8 3 T . especially for darker shades. concrete etc. false ceiling. Recommeded dilution and application procedure for interior walls Sr. asbestos sheets.10 2 150 . false ceiling. Apply Asian Paints Primer @ 8-10% dilution with water or turpentine (depends on primer used). again apply Asian Paints Primer. Putty can be applied to make the substrate smoother. No.brushing 2 . No sheen 3 Yrs Tractor Synthetic Tractor Synthetic 85-118 Distemper Distemper can be applied on various types of plasters. apply Asian Paints Wall Putty. after 6-8 hrs drying sand the surface with Emery paper 180 and wipe clean. Then apply 2 coats of UAD @ 65-75% dilution with water. Designed for interiors 60-75 3-4 years Matt Finish.brushing Turpentine Oil (MTO) T .101 or MTO 8 . After 6-8 hrs for drying.spraying 2 .

Doing so will affect the performance of the paint.Matt 4 5 6 7 AP Interior Wall Finish .Brushing 2 . etc. EXTERIORS Sr.3 times a day for one coat.600 wt Water AP Decoprime Wall Primer (ST) or AP Decoprime.10 6-8 8 4-6 AP Premium Semi 150 . Brushing followed by rolling on every coat for scrap down / new job. Wall Primer (WT) 4 9 AP Premium Emulsion White Shades AP Tractor Emulsion 600 . chajjas.brushing followed by AP Decoprime Wall Primer (ST) rolling on every coat 2 .for light shades.100 60 . curing with water to be done 2 . 3 for dark shades Brushing followed by rolling of top coat.400 4 4 6 4-6 4-6 AP APEX Weather 400 . No interior primer or putty or Plaster of Paris is to be applied under the exterior finishes.600 Water 3-4 10 500 .1100 AP APEX Stretch AP APEX Ultima 350 .for light shades. 3 for dark shades Brushing followed by rolling of top coat. should be given one additional coat for better protection as these areas are prone to water accumulation.Lustre AP Gattu Enamel AP Luxury Ultra Gloss Enamel 70 . 2 . Brushing AP Decoprime Wall Primer (ST) or AP Decoprime. Name of Paint Thinner for 1 ltr/kg of paint In mls Water Water Water Water Water Thinner No of coats recommended and application 1 . No. 2 . After the coating and after 4 hours of drying. *New surfaces must be coated with one additional coat of self priming (1:1 by volume) with water. terrace borders. 3 for dark shades.450 8 Water 3 . 2 .Brushing --*Self Priming Coat With 100% dilution AP Exterior Primer Or Exterior Sealer AP Exterior Primer/ Old cement paint* Undercoat applied Recoating Time (hrs) 1 2 3 4 5 AP Exterior Sealer 100 AP Exterior Primer 900 .Brushing 1 .90 80 .101 Water rolling 2 .100 T . 3 for dark shades.Brushing 2 .101 or MTO MTO MTO Or T .Brushing 2 .for light shades.250 . 2 .Spraying AP Decoprime Wall Primer (ST) or AP Metal primer(for metal surface)or AP Wood Primer (forwoodensurface) AP Decoprime Wall Primer (ST) or AP Metal primer (for metal surface) or AP Wood Primer (for wooden surface) AP Decoprime Wall Primer (ST) or AP Metal primer (for metal surface) or AP Wood Primer (for wooden surface) 8 .Finish .700 500 .Brushing 2 .Gloss Enamel Water Based AP Royale Luxury Emulsion 400 . Brushing followed by rolling of top coat.Brushing 2 .brushing 2 .for light shades. ** The cement coating has to be done within 2 hours of mixing with water.600 by wt Water AP Decoprime Wall Primer (ST) or AP Decoprime.750 Water AP Decoprime Wall Primer (ST) or AP Decoprime Wall Primer (WT) 4 11 AP Tractor Acrylic Distemper 550 .for light shades and AP Decoprime Wall Primer (ST) 4 . Wall Primer (WT) 6 Top Horizontal surfaces like awnings. Refinish jobs will have 1 coat lesser.400 350 . Wall Primer (WT) 3-4 12 AP Tractor Synthetic Distemper 500 .for dark shades.

101 or MTO Knifing Filler.by Putty knife --AP Wall Primer (ST) or AP Metal Primer (WT) Undercoat applied Recoating Time (hrs) 1 2 3 AP Wall Primer (WT) AP Wall Primer (ST) 3-4 6-8 6-8 AP Apcolite Upto 50 by T .40 T .16 .101 or MTO Thinner No of coats recommended and application 1 . The mixture is to be allowed to mature for a minimum period of 30 minutes and should be used within 4 hours of mixing.100 30 .by Putty knife AP Wall Primer (ST) Or AP Wall Primer (WT) 4-6 5 6 7 1 .Brushing AP Exterior Primer/ Old cement paint* 4-6 7 8 700 .50 or 200 -250 Thinner No of coats recommended and application 1 to 2 Brushing or spraying Wood filler if reqd Undercoat applied Recoating Time (hrs) 1 Asian Paints Touch Wood Interior Brushing Spraying T -101 or MTO 12 .50 20 . Name of Paint Thinner for 1 ltr/kg of paint In mls 1000 200 . Sr.Brushing ---- 8 6 6 Top ** PU sealer.101 or MTO T . The mixture is to be allowed to mature for a minimum period of 30 minutes and should be used within 8 hours of mixing. but not with TouchWood or PU wood sealer / finish. ++ Melamine sealer.Brushing 1 . The previous coat of finish has to be very thoroughly sanded for the new finish adhesion.101 or MTO 4 1 or 2 . Normal Putty which is used to smoothen out walls cannot to be used on wood.200 Water 2 . matt and glossy .Brushing 1 . Melamine should not be exposed to ammonia vapour at the time of mixing or application / drying.800 1000 v/v Water Water 2 . Name of Paint Thinner for 1 ltr/kg of paint In mls 0 .Brushing 1 or 2 .250 Water T . Wood stain is to be applied on raw wood before application of the clear coat. Or it is to be applied over the sealer coat and before the top coat.has to be mixed with the hardener in the ratio of 90:10 of base and hardener.Brushing 1 . ## Wood Stains can be used to give the required shade to the wooden surface.101 or MTO T . Grey wt (if needed) AP Acrylic Wall Putty AP Wood Primer White and Pink AP Tractor Oil primer AP Metal primer Corrosion Resistant (AMPRO) Upto 50 by Water wt (if needed) 80 . No. The wood stains are for interior usage only and will fade if applied on exterior wood. Wood stains can be mixed with Melamine.Brushing AP Exterior Sealer and Exterior Primer /Old Cement paint* -- 4 ** Overnight ANCILLARIES Sr. No. matt and glossy has to be mixed with the hardener in the ratio 80:20 of base and hardener.Proof Emulsion 6 AP APEX Textured Exterior Emulsion AP ACE Exterior Emulsion AP GWCC 100 .Brushing 2 .

Use and Maintenance of Brushes .2 Asian Paints 200 . A brush of suitable size for the work at hand should always be selected. thus requiring co-operation between the equipment supplier. Wastage of the paint is relatively low.Interior or Exterior sealer respectively. Some types of finishes may be ill-suited to or impracticable with a certain method of application. In cheaper brushes a proportion of other animal hair or vegetable fibres are used.124 Wood filler followed by 1 coat Melamyne Sealer 4 Asian Paints 200 .106 T .124 2 to 3 .10 minutes between coats & 1hr before finish coat 3 hrs before Sealer or Finish coat 10 Asian Paints Upto 100 Acrylic Wood Filler by wt Top The choice of application can be affected by the type of finish to be used.spraying only 2 to 3 .300 Melamyne Sealer 200 .124 2 to 3 .300 200 . some catalysed finishes with "pot lives" of only few minutes would be a hazard in hot spraying application.10 5-6 3 T .Brushing or spraying Wood filler followed by 1 coat Melamyne Sealer 5 T .300 Clear Sealer Brushing Spraying Asian Paints Melamyne Gold Clear Matt or Gloosy Brushing Spraying Asian Paints PU Sealer Asian Paints PU Interior and Exterior . materials and processing techniques.106 T .300 Brushing Spraying Asian Paints Melamyne Matt or Glossy Brushing Spraying 200 . but are smooth and non-absorbent.106 T . Brushes made up of nylon bristles are also available. while using a large brush on a narrow area makes accurate "cutting in" impossible.300 200 .101 or MTO 3 . It is still the best method to paint large complex objects. Choice of Brush The best quality of brushes are made up of hog bristles. ** Min 12 and Max 72 between 2 coats ** Min 12 and Max 72 between 2 coats 8 up to 50 T . the paint manufacturer and the user. Brush Application Brushing is the oldest method of application having versatility under unlimited variable conditions and situations. A good finishing system depends on having the right equipment. for example.300 150 .Brushing or spraying Wood filler followed by 1 coat Melamyne Gold Clear Sealer 6 7 150 .2 coats by putty NC Thinner 249 applicator -- 5 . These bristles taper from the roof to the tip where each is split into two or more fine strands known as flag.Coats By Brushing No Wood filler is applied Overnight 9 Asian Paints Wood -Stains ## NC Thinner or APCA 1 . Using a small brush on a large area makes it difficult to apply an even coating and slows down rate of working.300 T .10 5-6 ++ 8 .106 or T .Matt or Glossy Asian Paints Touchwood Exterior Clear Glossy 200 .300 Melamyne Gold 200 . Brushing helps to assist in the penetration of the paint.2 coats ragging Acrylic Wood filler or Melamyne or PU sealer NC Thinner 249 except for Acrylic Wood filler it should be sprayed NC Thinner or APCA 1 .10 5-6 ++ 8 .Brushing or spraying Wood filler if reqd ++ 8 .124 1 to 2 Brushing or spraying 2 to 3 . It is mainly used for decorative and maintenance application.By spraying only -PU sealer . These are superior to pure bristles in their resistance to wear.10 5-6 ++ 8 .300 PU thinner 338 PU thinner 338 2 to 3 .300 T . Hence they carry less paint and have a tendency to run-off from the brush. which enable a high degree of finish. A finish formulated for compressed air spraying could well be suitable for compressed air hot-spraying or airless spraying by adjustment with thinner.

it is likely to be popular with amateur painters. "laying off" should be done with very less pressure. roller may be used for floor painting and work otherwise inaccessible. water and oil. to facilitate the distribution of paint without loss of time. The main features of this process are high product rates. Another advantage is that. Paints suitable for Brushing Air drying type. rubbed on a suitable surface. when it has acquired a level at the end of bristles. Brush must be 'washed in' in order to distribute the paint throughout the thickness of the brush. Techniques For large areas it is more convenient to work from a bucket than a tray. it enables the semi-skilled operator to obtain a reasonable standard of finish and for this reason.  Excellent opacity  Excellent flow and application characteristics  Adequate chemical resistance for the end use.In a new brush. and which are also adjustable for pressure in order to regulate the film thickness of the coating. Roller Application  Hand Rolling At present hand rolling is done mainly for decorative and maintenance paintings. excess paint is brushed back into the container. Advantages Although not as quick as spraying. minimum losses. Soap water can be used for washing out the new brushes. Quick drying type paints based on medium to short oil length alkyd and fast evaporating solvent like Xylene are not suitable. the roller being dipped into the paint and then rolled over the grid to remove surplus material and distribute it evenly. it is usually quicker than brush application. controlled film weight and thickness and economy. a perforated grid is placed inside the bucket.  A hard marproof film formation quality. then rinsed out in thinner and 'spun' dry. brush marks are inevitable. The correct balance between air and paint is essential for atomization and hence successful spraying. rubber covered roller and a metal backing roller. With the tray.  The pressure of the brush must be equal for all strokes so that the paint easily penetrates to the surface. In use. working the material out evenly. When equipped with a long handle extension. a container for the paint and a spray gun. after charging the roller. Top .  Machine Rolling Roller coating application is used virtually exclusively for coating metal containers such as tins and also for some drums. Paints normally used for brushing can be hand-rolled.  In order to ensure the levelling and elimination of brush marks. The sheets pass between rollers. filter for removing dirt. It should be thoroughly washed in soap water and dried. especially on rough surfaces. based on long/medium oil length alkyds. kegs and barrels which can be formed from the coated sheet. bristles hold dust and broken bristles must be washed out before using the brush for finish work. Otherwise. Roller application on narrow or broken surface does not show any special advantage over brushing. Spray Application Paint suitable for spraying Normally paints are based on short oil alkyds and compositions based on fast evaporating solvents like Xylene and NC Lacquer. the roller is rolled over the surface in criss-cross strokes. Conventional Spraying It operates on the principle of jet of fluid paint subjected to a stream of air. Brushing Technique  At a time. Roller Coating application is of particular value on broad plain surfaces. Paints suitable for Roller Coating They must have  Excellent adhesion and flexibility. A paint brush works best when it is 'broken in' that is. The system required for spray painting consists essentially of a source of compressed air. the brush is scrapped clean with a blunt putty knife. emulsion. After painting is over. The covering material for the roller may be plastic sponge. the sheets pass through conveyor belt in the ovens and are stoved.  Adequate intercoat adhesion between various coats. it is rolled out on the platform of the tray. The coating material is fed on the rubber roller through two smaller feed rollers which are of precision ground iron or steel. After coating. Brush is dipped in the paint and is rubbed against the sides of the kettle. the area to be painted has to be small. a reservoir at an end holds the paint. distemper are ideal for brush application.

it is advisable to apply the same stain or darker during recoating work. Then using a cloth or sponge dipped in the solution (a cup of warm water and a spoon of dish detergent. especially incase of wooden. While scratching. Removal of mildew from bathroom: Use an old toothbrush to scrub the mildew from the grout between tiles. Cleaning the drips of Touchwood. Paints: (enamels. interior wall paints like Lustre or Matt. The wax will be liquefied and absorbed up into the material. use a tissue to blot up the paint filled fluid that is being created.    . As the cold makes wax more brittle. Changing colour of the wood: Remove the colour with paint remover however.  Water Based Paints: (distempers. Similarly. Cleaning of carpet: o Cleaning of water based paint: Scrape off as much paint as possible with an old knife or similar. emulsion paints . Then the area should be wiped with water or dilute detergent solution and dried. The key thing is to always use a blotting motion and not a pouring motion or else it may lead to saturation of the carpet and spreading of the stain. Asian wall putty. However. o Dried film: The drip should be soaked with mineral turpentifle or if dried for more time i. If the paint is penetrated through the surface then. then use Xylene and then scratch the film by a suitable scrapper. marble or valuable metal articles / substrates. knifing paste filler. Next. dab the stain working from the outside in. Then sanding with emery paper no.interior as well as exterior including water based luxury enamel and primers) o Wet condition: Immediately wash with cold water and wipe with clean cloth. Articles like fans. if the stain has been directly applied to wood. cupboards.) o Wet Condition: The drips of Melamyne can be cleaned by soaking with Thinner T -124 and then wiping out with dean cloth. care should be taken not to damage the value and appearance of the substrate. Clean the surface with NC thinner to remove traces of paint film and residual paint remover / material. For more stubborn stains cover them with a paste of scouring powder that contains bleach. Use a hair dryer to soften the balanced material and scrape it away or place a very absorbent material like thick paper towel (or napkin) on the spill and hit it with warm-hot iron. no bleach). Finally. Wipe down the walls to dry them. Allow sufficient time (overnight) before applying any coating. entire film has to be removed and recoated.Cleaning of paint drips on flooring and other substrates is often considered as tedious work as it involves time and risk to valuable articles. care should be always taken that the paint fallen on the floor should be immediately wiped out. etc. After using the shower. leave the door or curtain open. While scratching.) o Wet condition: Immediately wash with mineral turpentine oil and wipe with clean cloth. Scrap the peeled coating from the surface of the wood. Then. 180 and continuing as normal application of woodfinish. removal of stain will be difficult. PU can be cleaned by soaking with PU Thinner(no 338)and then wiping with clean cloth. especially incase of wooden.  Wood Finishes: (Melamyne or PU. solvent like mineral turpentine or methylated spirit can be used. When some of the paint starts to dissolve. Melamyne and PU on wooden articles & on floor / tiles: It is difficult to remove the drip marks from wooden articles.consuming. Cleaning of Articles / Substrates    Recoating on a painted / polished wood with clear finish: Apply paint remover / stripper on the surface. use a butter knife to scrape off additional residue. Following are some tips for cleaning of various types of paint drips on different substrates: Cleaning of Paint Drips When painting your home. chairs. Once they are close dry. Cleaning of wax drips: Carefully scrape up as much solid wax as possible. o Dried film: First. Touchwood. two days. Close the shower door or curtain to allow that to dry also. Drip marks on the floor / tiles can be removed by carefully scrapping with putty knife or scrapper. centre tables. o Cleaning of oil based paint: For oil based coatings. chandeliers. etc. A little clean water also can be used.e. It can be done with the help of scrapper or files (available in hardware stores) gently without damaging the wood. Just the same as water based coatings. mask the area near the coating surface as scrapping of coating in case of Melamyne and PU can be very time . etc. care should be taken not to damage the value and appearance of the substrate. marble or valuable metal articles / substrates. Scrub and rinse clean. The film should be scrapped by a suitable scrapper. In such cases.  Solvent Based. all primers. If the paint does not start to dissolve in soapy water then it may need to be soaked for a few minutes. the drip should be soaked with water or dilute detergent solution. try a warm-hot method. use a detergent solution to remove the dissolved paint. leave for a few hours. A better one to use is dry cleaning solvent. should always be covered with plastic sheet to avoid further cleaning which is a very difficult option. dampen a rag and dab the paint stain from outside in not spreading the stain. place a freezer bag of ice cubes over the affected area for several minutes. beds.