What kind of paint should one use on an exterior steel door?

Answer Although steel is shiny and smooth, it won't stay that way outside and exposed to the elements. It will become dull and dark over time. Painting a steel door for outdoor use requires a lot of prepa... Read More »

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What kind of latex paint is best for an exterior door?

When painting an exterior door, it is best to use an exterior latex paint as the polymers in it hold the paint's color when exposed to sunlight and interior latex does not. The exterior latex will ... Read More »

Is it okay to paint the trim around the oven door on an electric stove and if so what kind of paint should be used?

Answer Ovens and the area around them get very warm and paint might have a hard time staying applied over a long period of time. Also it might be difficult to prevent brush strokes.On the other han... Read More »

Can I paint an aluminum storm door with exterior paint?

You can paint aluminum storm doors with exterior paint. Use exterior semi-gloss latex paint and apply using thin layers, making sure that each layer is completely dry before applying the next coat.... Read More »

What kind of paint do I use for exterior house trim?

Selecting an exterior trim paint for your home is slightly different to selecting paint for inside your home. The paint must be capable of handling harsher conditions on your window and door trims,... Read More »