I painted the front door with Wilko quick drying water-based paint,
which is said to be touch dry in two hours
(which it was) and re-coatable in six hours.
Anyway - it rained last night - at least ten hours after the application
of the paint - and this morning the door is all blobby - covered with
Personally I don't care for water based finishes with the exception of
traditionals such as emulsion.
The solution is to rub down and try again.
What you are describing suggests a re-action to something on the
surface when you painted it. I would imagine rain would leave a
cratered type surface if the finish was still soft.
Paul Mc Cann
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