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Craig and Rose 1829 Vintage Colours All Purpose Undercoat

Craig and Rose 1829 Vintage Colours All Purpose Undercoat

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  • Water-Based

  • Tough & Durable

  • Low Odour

  • Quick Recoat Time

Overview

Achieve a hardwearing and professional finish by preparing surfaces with Craig and Rose 1829 Vintage Colours All Purpose Undercoat. Formulated to help even out surfaces and cover over unwanted colours it will prepare difficult surfaces. Ideal for walls, ceilings, skirting boards, furniture and cabinets it has a quick recoat time so you can apply your topcoat on the same day.

This water-based undercoat is versatile as it can be used in both interior and exterior projects and is suitable for application to plaster, plasterboards, wood, MDF and composite boards.

  • All purpose undercoat
  • Water-based and fast drying
  • Evens out surfaces and covers underlying colours
  • Ideal for use with the 1829 Vintage Collection

Not suitable for plastics or metals.

Area Interior, Exterior
Recommended Use Plaster, plasterboards, wood, MDF and composite boards
Base Water-Based
Coverage Up to 12m² per litre
Drying Time Full hardness in 7 days
Re-Coat Time 2-4 hours
Recommended Coats 1-2 coats
Application Method Brush or Roller
Clean Up Remove as much paint as possible then clean all tools with warm soapy water
Preparation

For best results always ensure the surface you will be applying Craig & Rose All Purpose Primer to are thoroughly prepared.

  • Fill any cracks or holes in the surface using a suitable filler such as Polycell Wood Filler or Polycell Trade One Fill Filler and sand to a smooth surface.
  • Sand smooth any loose or flaking paint.
  • Previously painted glossy or silky surfaces will need to be sanded to allow adhesion.
  • Ensure the surface is clean and free from any dust, dirt or grease.
Application

Always test the primer and undercoat on the surface to be painted to ensure it is compatible and properly prepared.

  • Stir the paint thoroughly to ensure consistent colour.
  • Apply using a high-quality synthetic brush or medium pile roller.
  • Cut in around the edges and apply a full coat.
  • Depending on the use and surface you may require a second coat, allow the first to dry for 2-4 hours.
  • Your surface is now ready for a suitable top coat we recommend using products from the Craig & Rose Range including the Chalky Emulsion, Gloss and Eggshell.

Always follow the manufacturer's instructions found on the tin.

Aftercare & Storage
Always store in a cool, dry, frost free area and ensure the lid is closed.
FAQ's

Q. Will an undercoat improve adhesion?

A. Undercoats, including Craig & Rose undercoat, are formulated to enhance the adhesion of the final paint layer to the surface. It helps create a smooth and consistent base for the paint to adhere to, ensuring better durability and longevity of the paint job.

Q. What can I use Craig & Rose Undercoat on?

A. Craig & Rose has created this undercoat with versatility in mind, it can be applied to a range of surfaces including plaster, plasterboards, wood, MDF and composite boards. It is also suitable for application in both interior and exterior projects so you can apply it to doors, skirting boards, trim, walls, ceilings, furniture and cabinets.

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Delivery

All orders placed on a working day before 3pm will be dispatched on the same day for next working day delivery. Orders placed before 3pm on Friday will be delivered on Monday (excluding bank holidays). Orders placed on weekends and Bank Holidays will be dispatched on the next working day. All orders have a charge of £3.99 for express delivery.

Special Delivery

You can now choose some special delivery options. 

  • AM Delivery: Get your order by 12pm
    If placed on a working day before 3pm, the AM Delivery will be dispatched on the same day for Next Working Day delivery. 
    Orders placed before 3pm on Friday will be delivered on Monday AM (excluding bank holidays). Orders placed on weekends and Bank Holidays will be dispatched on the next working day for delivery on the following AM. All orders have a charge of £12.99 for AM delivery.
  • Late Cut-Off: Get an extra hour to place your order for Next Working Day delivery.
    Orders placed on a working day before 4pm will be dispatched on the same day for Next Working Day delivery. 
    Orders placed before 4pm on Friday will be delivered on Monday (excluding bank holidays). Orders placed on weekends and Bank Holidays will be dispatched on the next working day. All orders have a charge of £5.99 for Late Cut-Off delivery.
  • Saturday Delivery: Get your order on Saturday
    Option available on Fridays. Orders placed on Friday before 3pm will be delivered on Saturday. All orders have a charge of £9.95 for Saturday delivery.

Exceptions

We do not deliver to the Channel Islands or the Republic of Ireland

Certain postcodes delivery times and charges may vary please head to the cart to see your available delivery options.

Returns

We offer a no quibble 14 day money back guarantee for all goods shipped correctly that are not required. If the item is not required, please send the item back for a full refund in its original condition, unused with its original packaging. 

Contact us as soon as possible to inform us you will be returning the product either by the contact form below or by calling our team on 0161 960 0217.

Please note any bespoke or mixed to order items can not be returned, if you are unsure this is your product please check the listing or contact us for details. 

We always recommend getting samples or contacting us for free of charge colourcharts. We do our best to represent colours as accurately as possible however screens variations and different surfaces can alter this. Unfortunately in the event you do not like the colour we are unable to accept the product back if they it has been opened.

Damaged Paint

Please visit our damages page where we can help resolve the issue for you. 

Incorrect Item

We will be happy to organise an exchange for the correct goods at no extra charge to yourself, please get in touch to organise this.

Faulty Items

If you find a fault with your product, we can offer a full refund or exchange within 30 days. We test every product that is returned to us, sadly if a product is found to have no fault we cannot refund this and the you will be given the option to have this returned to you. Please get in touch to discuss these options. If you find fault after 30 days of purchase you may wish to contact the manufacturer directly as they will be able to offer support with the product.

Information

Achieve a hardwearing and professional finish by preparing surfaces with Craig and Rose 1829 Vintage Colours All Purpose Undercoat. Formulated to help even out surfaces and cover over unwanted colours it will prepare difficult surfaces. Ideal for walls, ceilings, skirting boards, furniture and cabinets it has a quick recoat time so you can apply your topcoat on the same day.

This water-based undercoat is versatile as it can be used in both interior and exterior projects and is suitable for application to plaster, plasterboards, wood, MDF and composite boards.

  • All purpose undercoat
  • Water-based and fast drying
  • Evens out surfaces and covers underlying colours
  • Ideal for use with the 1829 Vintage Collection

Not suitable for plastics or metals.

Specifications

Area Interior, Exterior
Recommended Use Plaster, plasterboards, wood, MDF and composite boards
Base Water-Based
Coverage Up to 12m² per litre
Drying Time Full hardness in 7 days
Re-Coat Time 2-4 hours
Recommended Coats 1-2 coats
Application Method Brush or Roller
Clean Up Remove as much paint as possible then clean all tools with warm soapy water

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