Associated Paint Inc. provides the finest quality masking liquid available. This widely used industrial product is ideal for painting large objects with glass, such as French doors. Using our Masking Liquid H20 product will save time while still providing a high-quality finish by not spraying each glass piece separately. Our masking liquid can also be applied on any smooth surface and is suitable for use on painted wood, ceramic tile, chrome, granite, marble, and virtually any other surface. Spray it on with a rag and wipe it clean to achieve a custom-designed mask for any painted or powder-coated surface.
Our masking liquid has the ability to dry quickly when applied so that you can move right on with your painting project. Apply it directly to the surface you are working on, using a rag or a paintbrush, or if you are using a spray bottle apply the liquid to a cotton swab or pad, and then dip the swab in the paint and dab it onto the surface to be painted. The liquid will dry very quickly and provide a very defined outline of the object you are painting. If you need to create an extensive paint job, you may wish to apply the liquid to several swabs, using different colors, until you have the effect you want.
Our masking liquid has been tried and tested on many materials and surfaces and has been found to produce excellent results on glass doors. Apply the liquid to your door, making sure you wipe the area with a damp cloth, being careful to gently wipe away excess paint, and allow a little time for the paint to dry before applying another coat of clear coat. Use a steady hand to paint, working from the outside inwards, as streaks will be more obvious at an angle. Allow the paint to dry thoroughly between coats, and after you are satisfied that your doors are now finished, use masking tape to ensure your work is done right. You can also use masking tape to line the trim around your windows and doors to protect them from dirt and water damage.
Misting your glass will help to keep the glass clean and clear. If you want to use the masking liquid h2o, follow the instructions carefully to the letter, and apply a thin, even layer over the glass, using uniform pressure. Let the solution dry completely, and then wipe away the excess solution with a clean cloth. There will still be a small amount of solution remaining, which you will need to clean out with an alcohol-based cleaner.
Glass doors require a thicker coat of masking fluid than most other types of glass because of the glass' particular properties. First of all, glass is an insulator, so a thicker coat is needed to prevent heat transfer from the sun to the glass. It also means that the thinner the film, the better. Misting can be done in two ways: spray in large doses, or spray in small doses at a time. The latter is best for textured glass, and if there's any dirt, dust, or debris on the glass, you should put it in a spray bottle first and shake out the excess before proceeding to the next step. Using a thicker coat of masking fluid may be necessary, depending on where you live.
If you have a window with peeling paint, or if you are trying to clean and protect your gutters and downspouts, you'll need to add a very thick coat of masking fluid h20. Be careful to follow all the instructions on the can, but just spray the mixture onto the affected area, making sure to cover the area uniformly. Let the solution sit for a few minutes, and then scrape up any excess solution with a garden rake. Use a scrub brush to get the rest of the buildup off the glass, then rinse away the solution with water. You can apply another coat of clear coating if you want to, but be aware that you should not let the water sit long between coats, as this could cause puddles or streaks. If you are using a stick sprayer, keep in mind that some stick sprays are specifically designed to prevent freezing and will not work as well if you have any ice in the air.
In addition to protecting your home from the elements, using masking liquid h2o for cleaning windows can help save energy. Cleaning windows with the proper fluid can cut down on both the amount of air conditioning used and the amount of electricity used to cool the house down during the winter months. Most of the products sold for this purpose are environmentally safe and are non-toxic. Many come in convenient little applicator bottles that are easy to carry around and apply, so you won't be stopping work down the road to get something handy to apply!