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Re: painting over varnish
Posted by Jim E on Oct 3, 2006
Assuming the paint is also polyurethane, I think you can treat the varnish as primer. Fix any scratches and dings, sand smooth and paint over. Make sure the surface is fully sanded, with no glossy bits showing. Test a small area first, to be extra sure.
In Response to: painting over varnish by Craig Birrell on Oct 3, 2006