Painting steel garage doors

luvhorsesJanuary 21, 2009

Anyone have any advice re: the best method & paint for steel garage doors?



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The key to a good paint job is in the prep. Make sure the doors are clean and free of rust. Get a good primer followed by two coats of a good quality paint.

    Bookmark   January 23, 2009 at 7:47AM
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Thanks, Mike
Actually the doors are new, haven't been delivered and are white. I wanted a "barn door" looking garage door and the only reasonably-priced steel door came only in white.

I saw a similar door painted to look like wood; hoping I can get the same look.

    Bookmark   January 24, 2009 at 1:34PM
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