paint a 'plastic' garage door?

karenschaeweMarch 31, 2011

Maybe it's fiberglass, I don't know, the PO's put up a kit type detached garage and it has a super lightweight door, not insulated, looks like plastic but might be fiberglass. Anyhoo it has yellowed with age. We're getting ready to sell this property and the realtor says painting it would help curb appeal. What paint to use and how?

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paintguy22

100 percent acrylic high quality exterior paint in satin or similar sheen. Be sure the door is very clean before painting.

    Bookmark   March 31, 2011 at 10:06PM
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karenschaewe

Thanks paintguy!

    Bookmark   April 3, 2011 at 6:32AM
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karenschaewe

Update: I painted the door with Behr 100% acrylic exterior satin sheen. It painted very well, covered in one coat except just a couple spots I touched up the next day. Looks wonderful!

    Bookmark   April 30, 2011 at 9:13PM
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karenschaewe

Before:

Finished product:

I might have picked out a lighter gray in hindsight. Cest la vie!

    Bookmark   July 17, 2011 at 10:05AM
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