How To Paint Metal Ceiling Tile?
The previous owners of our house built a TV niche above the fireplace. The niche is covered with a section of framed metal ceiling tile that looks a lot like this:
It's a great idea, and but I am not a fan of the silver color, since all of my lamps, fireplace accessories, and light fixtures are ORB in color. So I would love to figure out how to paint the ceiling tile panel a distressed, rustic cream, kind of like this:
But I have no idea how to get started, since I've never painted anything metal before. So I'm hoping that some of you have suggestions about which paint(s) and method(s) to use.
Thank you so much for your help!