painting the front door

Old 01-27-07, 01:24 PM
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Question painting the front door

if i'm repainting the front door white, do i need to strip it or can i just put on another coat?
Old 01-27-07, 02:39 PM
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If the paint on there now in good shape (not flaking off) there's no need to strip it
A quick scuff sanding to "rough up" the surface a little and then paint away

If it's a dark color now, you might want to prime first
It'll take a few coats to make it white

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