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French Wash

Porter's French Wash creates the look of delicate broken colour - a subtle marble-like finish. This elegant, timeless effect can be created by using Porter's two-step French Wash system. French Wash can be ragged, rag rolled, dragged or sponged to produce a variety of painted effects. French Wash is applied over Porter's Low Sheen Acrylic to create a soft broken look.

Key Features
  • Two-step process includes Porter's Low Sheen Acrylic and French Wash
  • Create different effects - subtle aged or complex layered effect
  • Available in standard colour range or custom colour
  • Interior use
  • Coverage: 25m² per litre
Scope of Use

Porter's French Wash is suitable for interior use. Can be applied to most suitably prepared plasterboard, plaster, wood, masonry and previously painted surfaces.

Drying times: 2hrs touch dry. If second coat is required, allow first coat 24hrs dry time. Allow 72hrs dry time before applying any clear sealer (optional).

Limitations on Use

Do not apply in high humidity, below 10°c or above 30°c.

Data Sheet
Colour Range

Porter's Paints offer clients traditional and modern paint finishes that are water-based, durable and easy to apply.

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