Priming/painting tips on an interior metal door
I've primed an interior metal door in my condo with oil-based Zinsser Cover Stain. It was an absolute joy to use - I can understand why it comes very highly recommended as a primer.
I started with a brush and found it left heavy brush marks, something I have read others complain about with Cover Stain. I then moved to a mini-roller and got better visual results.
After 2 coats it looks great but is rough to the touch. I know a light sanding will smooth it out nicely. But should I need to sand? Will an enamel topcoat smooth it out without sanding? And, finally, any recommendations for enamel brand/type? (Rustoleum, oil, latex?).
Thanks in advance.
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