Glossy Paint Losing Luster

Glossy Paint Losing Luster
Definition: An accelerated deterioration of the top coat causing rapid luster loss

- Usually the use of gloss alkyd or oil based paint exposed directly to the sun
- Thin or inadequate paint film
-Paint colors such as oranges, reds, and yellows that are particularly vulnerable to UV radiation
- All paints lose some luster over time

- Use top quality UV resistant exterior paints
- Acrylic glosses last much longer than oil or alkyd based paints
- Remove all loose paint, dust and other particles
- Rinse thoroughly with a hose
- For best and quickest results use a power washer