Asked on Oct 5, 2017

I have some concrete statues of frogs, etc that I want to repaint.

Roxaneg27524803Cheryl A


5 answers
  • Billie Pohl
    on Oct 5, 2017

    I always use exterior latex paint
  • Ann Cherkas Halstead
    on Oct 5, 2017

    sand off the lose paint. Repaint and seal with epIcy.
  • Cheryl A
    on Oct 5, 2017

    use a stiff brush to get off old and peeling paint then spray paint with Rustoleum outdoor paints
  • 27524803
    on Oct 5, 2017

    There is a specialty paint for use outdoors on things like your frogs.. it is called "Patio Paint" I have found it at Michael's, JoAnn's and at Amazon
    it is meant to be outside and hold up well in full sun with minimal fading.
    Once you have a lighter base coat on I would use a sponge to apply the darker colors (I buy a cheap car wash or tile/grout sponge and tear pieces off) use paper plates or squares of foil to sponge from and a piece of card board or newspaper to "blot" off excess. Don't forget the sealer to add shine and "sun screen" for your critters.
  • Roxaneg
    on Oct 5, 2017

    Use an outdoor paint whatever you do. You can fix cracks and such with an epoxy. Sand and then prime and use an outdoor paint.
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