Asked on May 17, 2017

What is the best way to prevent paint seepage under tape?

MarcieCharlaJewellmartin
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Answered

I use blue tape to section off a design , but never fails a seepage ruins under the tape
5 answers
  • William
    on May 17, 2017

    After applying the tape I use a credit card or any stiff plastic and rub the tape down. Fingers are too soft. Them I take a little of the paint on a brush and paint the edges to seal them.
  • Elezabeth Cameron
    on May 17, 2017

    Will try this today... I'm working on a table!
  • Jewellmartin
    on May 17, 2017

    And remove the tape when the paint is almost dry so chips of paint don't peel off.
  • Charla
    on May 17, 2017

    I've heard the green Frog Tape is best to prevent bleeding under the tape!
  • Marcie
    on May 18, 2017

    Green frog tape works better than the blue tape. Also, really press the edges down - with a credit card or fingernail. This will make the difference to getting those clean, crisp edges.
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