Pearlescent And Metallic Glazes – Elegant Walls At Minimum Cost
Pearlescent and metallic glazes techniques are used to paint the walls and ceilings. These techniques are used to provide your walls a distinct look. From ordinary looks of your walls, you can have an unforgettable look, just by placing metallic glazes coating, or pearlescent gold or silver coatings.
You can get glazes at hardware stores and paint stores. Pearlescent and Metallic glazes methods give a glow to your walls and walls look so unique in colour and texture. Different techniques are there to apply these glazes. Before you use a technique on your wall or ceiling, just practice it a wood.
Layering technique, one of the easiest and most common method to use the Pearlescent and Metallic glazes. The procedure is simple; Start by taking some tissues papers and roll each of them in the shape of balls. Then unroll each ball and tear the paper into unequal shapes small pieces. Later take the wallpaper paste and add water into it. Water must be added in (1:4) that is one part of water should be combined in four parts of paste. Apply the paste on walls and take the pieces of tissue and apply them on wall where you applied the paste. Get a dry foam roller and run it on the tissues. Repeat again the similar procedure for the whole wall. Now let the wall dry, it may take time as long as one night. After its completely dried take some metallic paints and glazes. The combination is one part of metallic paint is used with four parts of glaze. Mix the metallic paint with glazes. Using a foam roller apply the mixture on to the walls. It may take 24-48 hours for the walls to dry.
It is the easiest technique to apply metallic glazes on wall and the procedure gives a shine to the walls and ceilings with a true elegant look.