Here are some possible reasons why your ceiling is not looking up to par. It doesn't matter what the color is, but a tinted primer is what will make your life easier. Yikes! have given one ceiling 3 coats of paint and still i am getting this issue. Apply at least 2 coats of paint, with a 10-minute break between coats. – John Gardeniers Feb 23 '11 at 4:38. I can only assume he may have watered down the undercoat too much and applied the topcoat when the undercoat still looked pretty washy and not 100% opaque. Whenever applying the varnish, brush on Gamvar very thinly. I wonder if it could be something on the walls preventing it from absorbing? When we bought our house earlier this year, the living room had one red wall. If the job still looks streaked and/or irregular, chances are you will have to put another coat of paint on the entire ceiling. 2 2 Answers from MyBuilder Painters & Decorators. The walls in my newbuild flat (2009) have had several coats of dulux polished pebble matt paint, in some parts they are incredibly patchy - when looked at head on, the colour covers the wall but uneven texture means they look very patchy from even a slight angle in daylight. I don't think it's anywhere near the F-M area, but I'm gonna do some "googlin'" research. I had to be the bad guy and tell my wonderful wife I didn't think her nail-hole filling was up to scratch, I went to a lot of trouble to pre-paint - with an airless sprayer, they look magnificent - our trim which is quite wide and totally plain, so every blemish is going to stick out. The ceilings are taking the paint fine. Any other room they have done with the same brand/sheen and not had an issue. gypsum mixed with paint, good idea for cracked and uneven walls? Use top-notch rollers! into the door. What I was told was my walls were porous and b/c the walls had not been painted in so long it was sucking up all the new paint. Definitely think it dried too fast when the first coat or two were done. I too wish I had seen these reviews before spending weeks of work and spending about £100 on Crown paint for our large lounge, painted on new plaster after more than 5 coats on some walls the effect is still patchy (and I was only using a very light colour, Antique Cream). We have just stripped the wallpaper from our bedroom walls. I'm not sure what to do about it (another dumb question, you're mixing it really really really well? I have got the heat on in the last few weeks. We have put two watered down coats of non vinyl matt emulsion onto our skin coated plaster ceilings, this was followed by two coats of white Dulux matt emulsion. First 2 were cheapo paint, which was a bit thin, but in order to completely eradicate any trace of the red, I had to apply several thin coats; using one-coat stuff would not have worked. The problem is that we have ended up with a very patchy finish and do not now know what to do. Hi, Im currently trying to paint a design on one of my walls after patching and sanding the wall however I've done 4 coats so far of this dark purple paint and it continues to look patchy even after drying. If you need to find a tradesperson to get your job done, please try our local search below, Cream over white ought to be, pardon the pun, a whitewash. Continue until you have full coverage. I have started to paint the walls with undercoat and for some reason the walls are coming out patchy. For example, almost all eggshells do fine with two coats. Feb 17, 2019 at 11:22 AM. I applied more topcoat (satinwood) though when it dried it was still a bit patchy. 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