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Patch Dents in a Metal Door

I need to fix the dents in my metal front door so that I can paint it red....one of my upcoming spring projects :)

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from SF Gate

How to Paint Metal Doors to Have a Woodgrain Look

Wood grain can be added to any door or surface with the help of a simple, hand-held tool that can be purchased at most hardware stores. You have to do your prep work before you paint a metal door to ...

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The #1 piece of advice I can give you is to get the paint I used. The paint store lady swore by this, and boy was she right! I guess she works there for a reason. I did nothing to this door but wipe it down with some light soap and water. No prep, no sanding, no priming. As a matter of fact, there is no priming needed for this paint. I only bought a quart of it, and it has lasted through the back door, my barstools, and most of my bathroom cabinets. I still have about 1/4 left!

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from The Idea Room

How to Paint a Door

How to paint a door from The Idea Room. I would love to paint our front door! It’s looking a bit weathered after 12 years!

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