Guide for spraying different materials

This guide will help you not to lose your bearings with the multitude of materials and will answer the most frequently asked questions. This is how you will successfully implement your next DIY project. We clarify all questions about emulsion paints, facade paints, chalk paints, varnishes and glazes.

Spraying dispersion paints

Spraying dispersion paints

Water-soluble wall and ceiling paints for interior use, so-called dispersion paints, can be easily sprayed on with Wagner paint spray systems. With the help of this step-by-step guide you will learn what to keep in mind when spraying dispersion paints, what the advantages of spraying are and how easy our spraying technology is to use.

Spraying varnishes

Spraying varnishes

Whether it be wood, metal or other surfaces: varnishes are suitable for a range of applications and great for sealing tasks. The easiest way to apply lacquer paints is to spray them on directly. Learn here how best to proceed when spraying varnish, what you should look out for, why it's worth spraying varnishes and what the best equipment is for it.

Spraying with glazes

Spraying with glazes

As beautiful as wood is, it can be susceptible to mould and algae, pests such as woodworm and simple weathering. The application of a glaze helps to protect the wood and maintain its durability in the long term. Read on to find out more about glazes and how to apply them.

Spraying primers

Spraying primers

Are you wondering whether a primer is necessary for your project – and how primers should be applied? Or perhaps you want to spray primer onto a wall, but are unsure how?


We've compiled everything you need to know about priming below, i.e. what primers actually are, when they're needed and what types of primer are available. Of course, you will also find instructions and tips on how to use primers when spraying.

Spraying chalk paints

Spraying chalk paints

Would you like to use chalk paint but without the brush strokes being visible? No problem! You can also apply chalk paint with WAGNER paint sprayers. Read this guide to learn what chalk paint actually is and what you should pay attention to.

Spray Disinfection of Surfaces

Spray Disinfection of Surfaces

In addition to direct human-to-human transmission, contaminated surfaces also pose a risk of transmitting viruses and pathogens. Especially in the current COVID-19 pandemic, this is of great importance: Studies show that SARS-CoV-2 viruses can survive for several days on surfaces that we come into daily contact with.