Metallic Paint

FINE METALLIC
FINISH

Boero Metallic Paint provides the sophisticated glitz and shimmer of timeless metals as well as new age, pearlescent effects and is available in an endless array of colors. This finish is water-based, low VOC and comes in four tintable bases; Pearl, Aluminum, Gold and Transparent.

Boero Metallic Paint creates a fine metallic finish and can be applied to a variety of surfaces including walls, ceilings and trim via roller, brush, trowel or spray equipment. For enhanced durability and exterior use, a clearcoat is recommended and available in either matte or gloss sheens.

 

 

Technical  data sheet (pdf)
Colour card (pdf)
Brochure (pdf)


How-To Video  How-To Video

Colors and effects

Custom colors available
All colors shown on this colour card are merely indicative.

1 SUBSTRATE PREPARATION

Substrates must be sound, dry, clean and as smooth as possible. Tape off adjacent surfaces with the proper low tack tape. Patch serious imperfections, deficiencies, etc., with Boero Water-Resistant Gypsum Powder. Application of Basecoat.
Apply 2 coats of an eg-shel paint in a similar color to the Boero Metallic Paint color.

2 APPLICATION OF METALLIC PAINT

The Boero Metallic Paint creates a fine metallic finish and can be applied using a microfiber roller, brush, trowel or spray equipment.
Random Rolled Pattern: Dilute 5%-10% with water. Using a microfiber, mini roller in corners and edges and a 9” microfiber roller in the large areas, apply the Boero Metallic Paint in random rolled directions (up, down and diagonally, creating random “curving X’s”) You may roll the Boero Metallic Paint in a normal vertical manner and then immediately “Back-Roll” using microfiber mini roller to create the random pattern. Avoid allowing the Boero Metallic Paint to dry with vertical lines as this may create unwanted “striping”.

3 EFFECT

Brush: Dilute 5%-10% with water You may apply the Boero Metallic Paint directly to the surface using a brush in a random “X” pattern or random roll as listed above and then immediately “Back-Brush” to create your desired pattern.
Sprayed Effect: Dilute 20% with water and spray with airless or HVLP spray equipment in multiple thin coats.
Troweled Effect: Do not dilute. Apply with a Boero Stainless-Steel Flex Trowel.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

COVERAGE: 320-400 sq ft / U.S. gal (depending on the substrate and thickness applied).
DILUTION: Trowel: ready for use. Brush, roller: 5 – 10%. Spray: 20% with water.
DRYING (at 70°F and 65% H.R.): Touch dry: 1-2 hours. Fully dry: 18-24 hours.
TOOLS: Roller, brush, Boero Stainless-Steel Flex Trowel, spray.
TOOLS CLEANING: Clean tools immediately after use with water.
STORAGE TEMPERATURE: Keep the product in a cool place and do not allow to freeze. Do not apply at temperatures below 40°F.
V.O.C.: Max. 250 g/L (2.09 lbs/gal)

We suggest these products for a perfect application cycle

GYPSUM POWDER

Water Resistant Stucco in Powder

The Boero Water Resistant, Gypsum Powder is the perfect finishing product for bare sheetrock installed in high humidity and coastal environments. This coating is compatible with water-base primers and paints.
This “industry-first” combination of Boero Water Resistant, Gypsum Powder with Boero Stain Resistant Texture provides a wall and ceiling finishing system that is extremely resistant to the affects continued exposure to water and high humidity. This breathable, mold resistant finishing system is prefect for bathrooms, spa rooms, all ceilings and walls in coastal environments continually exposed to high levels of moisture and constant humidity.

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CLEARCOAT MATTE

Water-Based protective Clearcoat

Protective clearcoat, available in matte version, based on polyurethane polymers in a water dispersion, featuring high hardness and excellent adhesion. Non-yellowing and resistant to aggressive external agents, including UV radiation, thanks to protective filters contained in the product. Offers excellent protection for decorative products against surface stress, without altering their appearance and metallic effect.

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CLEARCOAT GLOSS

Water-Based Protective Clearcoat

Protective clearcoat, available in gloss version, based on polyurethane polymers in a water dispersion, featuring high hardness and excellent adhesion. Non-yellowing and resistant to aggressive external agents, including UV radiation, thanks to protective filters contained in the product. Offers excellent protection for decorative products against surface stress, without altering their appearance and metallic effect.

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