From drainpipes and railings, to cast iron gutters – taking care of metal work is vital to ensuring the overall look and quality of your building and surrounding exterior space.
Frequently asked questions
Can you use masonry paint on metal?
In short, yes! You can used Sandtex paints on metal materials.
What is the best paint for metal?
Gloss or satin paints are much more durable when it comes to painting metal, despite the fact they take longer to dry.
What is the best one coat metal paint?
Sandtex has a multitude of one coat paints which can be used on both wood and metal, in an array of colours.
How do you get paint to stick to metal?
To prepare the metal properly prior to painting, use mineral spirits to remove any grease and apply a rust-inhibitive primer to maximise paint application and durability.
Can I paint over painted metal?
If metal is already painted, you'll need to use a layer of primer first before applying fresh paint, this ensures the fresh paint will bond to the surface.
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