How to fix door scratches

Old 06-26-22, 06:28 AM
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How to fix door scratches

Hi, my door was scratched up. Can you recommend the best way to improve it? Should I sand it down slightly, fill in the gaps with some sort of putty and then paint it black? Thank you
Old 06-26-22, 06:32 AM
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There really is no fix/improve, as you described, sand out the scratches, probably do not need any filler, and repaint.
Old 06-26-22, 06:33 AM
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I'd probably smear some wood putty paste on it, sand it down, check to see if it s smooth enough or if it needs another coat of filler... then repaint that entire side of the door.
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It doesn't appear any filler will stick to it. Not deep enough. Just sand it out and repaint.
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I like to apply filler at the gouge and then sand it all off when dry. What little remains will be just in the scratch, then sand and paint.

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