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Interior & Exterior Coatings

Preparation Work and Painting

Please remember that a successful restoration is based on a thorough preparation to maximize the painting!

  • Clean surface to be painted with a hard brush and rub down with 80 grid sand paper.
  • Remove all damp, flaky, peeling, blistering loose particles, fungi and mildew from the area to be painted. All enamel or oil based surfaces to be sand papered to provide a key for BreatheCoat. Stabilize loose and crumbling plaster by painting with a thinned down coat of Breathecoat Wall.
  • Where cracks need to be filled in we recommend the use of BreatheCoat crack super repair bond. Sand all repairs to a smooth finish.
  • Seal all parapets, flashing and window –sills with Breathecoat X-tra Water Repellent. On the wet paint lay BreatheCoat waterproofing membrane , and paint and all subsequent layers with BreatheCoat Extra Water-repellent.
  • All damaged surfaces to be coated with one coat of BreatheCoat Fillcrete , before applying finish coats.
  • Paint fungi invested areas with BreatheCoat Anti Fungal.
  • BreatheWood Bond for wood window frames and other woodwork.
  • Clean roof and apply BreatheCoat Roof.
  • For all high wear or areas where spillage and soiling might occur apply BreatheCoat clear and stain resistant sealer.
  • Mix BreatheCoat with a high speed rapid mixer for best results.
  • Apply BreatheCoat wall or texture as specified by the architect.

About Us

BreatheCoat is a South African paint manufacturer specialising in lead free and solvent free interior paint and exterior paint products. All BreatheCoat products are free of any chemicals that may cause environmental or personal health problems.

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BreatheCoat (Pty) Ltd

15 Brackenfell Business Park, Old Paarl Road

  Brackenfell 7560, Western Cape

+27 (0)21 981 5982


Mo-Fr: 08:00 - 17:00


Environment Friendly Paints

Interior & Exterior Paints

 Free of harmful chemicals

 Breathable - moisture evaporates

 Free of Volatile Organic Compounds

 Odour less

 Fire retardant

 Water retardant