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Why are your Paints Peeling?



When the bond between the paint and the surface it is put on becomes less strong, this is referred to as paint failure. A thin, uneven coat or a lack of adherence during application might cause this failure. The specialists at PPD Painting explain some of the most prevalent causes of paint peeling.


Paint peeling has various reasons. Find out why your paint is peeling to solve any paint issues you may have. Here are some reasons why your paint is peeling:



Moisture Exposure

Water can penetrate a leaky roof or a moist confined area under the paint. The color starts to peel away from the surface because of moisture buildup when this happens. To avoid this, it's best to fix any leaks in your home or property. Paint that has been applied to a wet surface or that has been exposed to high humidity may rapidly peel off that surface. Surface flaking and cracks may occur due to plywood expanding and contracting with changes in moisture.



Adhesion Loss

Surfaces may lose adhesion when painted while filthy or if the paint is incompatible with the character. The blisters will begin to peel if they are not treated. Cracks in the bubbles formed by the sun's heat will cause them to disintegrate.



Inferior Paint

In the eyes of pros and amateurs alike, high-end painting may be more durable. Professional painters may or may not propose a product that may be used on outside walls and is appropriate for the region in which you reside, but this is certainly arguable.



New Wood

New wood might also lead to flaking paint. Freshly installed exterior wood on new houses should be carefully treated before being painted, especially on the sides and roofs. The inherent oils in new wood may cause paints to peel considerably more quickly than worn wood.