PaintingHome Improvement

Why Does My Paint Smell Bad?

Why does the can of paint smell like rotten fish?

By walker610 from Dallas, TX

Ad

Add your voice! Click below to answer. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

November 12, 20100 found this helpful

Paint can sour and apparently it did. It's possible a dead bug or mouse or something fell in while you were painting or something??

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
November 14, 20100 found this helpful

If this is a new paint can ,return it to where you bought it and see what they say. If it is old paint you can try to mask the smell with Vanilla Extract added to the paint. You can put big peeled onions on saucers in the room where the paint is to be applied. I'm told that helps absorb the paint smells. Good Luck. GG VI

Reply Was this helpful? Yes

Add your voice! Click below to answer. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related Content
Categories
Home and Garden Home Improvement PaintingNovember 12, 2010
Guides
More
😎
Summer Ideas!
🌻
Gardening
🐛
Pest Control
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Instagram
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
Better LivingBudget & FinanceBusiness and LegalComputersConsumer AdviceCraftsEducationEntertainmentFood and RecipesHealth & BeautyHolidays and PartiesHome and GardenMake Your OwnOrganizingParentingPetsPhotosTravel and RecreationWeddings
Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2018 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Published by ThriftyFun.

Generated 2018/07/29 02:40:38 in 1 secs. ⛅️️ ⚡️
Loading Something Awesome!