Details count – so don’t forget about your metal work. Features such as cast iron gutters and drainpipes, lanterns and railings contribute to the overall appearance of your property. Our metal paints are available in both Satin and Gloss and are multipurpose in that they are also suitable for wood too. From colours such as Gentle Blue and Fern Canopy available in the 10 Year Exterior Satin, or Cranberry Swirl in the Rapid Dry Plus range and beyond! The metal paint range at Sandtex takes into consideration both practical and creative needs, allowing for both protection and enhancement when using our metal paints.
Discover our premium exterior metal paint range below
Sandtex Trade Eggshell X-Tra
- 10 years proven durability
- For exterior wood and metal
- Low sheen eggshell finish
Frequently asked questions
What is the best paint for metal?
Despite taking longer to dry, gloss or satin paints are the most effective paint option when it comes to painting metal, as it tends to be more durable.
What is the best one coat metal paint?
At Sandtex, we provide an array of one coat paints suitable for both wood and metal.
How do you get paint to stick to metal?
Before painting your metal surface, it’s important you use mineral spirits to remove any grease and apply a rust-inhibitive primer , this will prepare the material sufficiently.
Can I paint over painted metal?
Yes, you can paint over metal that is already painted. However, a layer of primer is required to ensure the fresh paint bonds to the surface.
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