How to Spray paint blinds?

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  • Alison Bulick Gilroy Alison Bulick Gilroy on Sep 08, 2018

    Depends on what type of finish you would like. But I would primer them once they are cleaned well. I think if you do just about any spray paint should do nicely.

  • Helen Bleazard Helen Bleazard on Sep 08, 2018

    Hi there

    What tye of material is your blinds made of??

    If they are vinyl:

    Select a spray paint specifically designed for plastic, resin and vinyl, otherwise the paint won't adhere properly. No primer is required for some plastic spray paints; otherwise feel free to use a plastic primer along with a standardspray paint. Shake the spray can for a minute or two

    If they are wood:

    Paint one side of each slat with with acrylic based enamel paint using a paintbrush. This type of paint will hold up well over time and is easy to clean. Apply paint on the edges and then set each slat back down on the tarp.

    Hope this helps.

    Good luck

  • Bobbie Sferra Bobbie Sferra on Sep 08, 2018

    I didn’t know you could ! First I would use kilts then flat spray paint.

    • Lisa Lisa on Sep 08, 2018

      Hi bobbie..I didn't eithertill I joined hometalkers..lol...I saw red ones. Then of course I can't find it again. So I just put the question out there. Thanks

  • Peggy Nielsen Coonfer Peggy Nielsen Coonfer on Sep 08, 2018

    I am going to do this to mine. I plan on cleaning them with TSP first and then hang them outside to spray them. I’m going to use Rustolium paint I’m not sure how the strings will turn out with the paint but will try it anyways. Good luck with your project

  • Peggy Nielsen Coonfer Peggy Nielsen Coonfer on Sep 09, 2018

    I just use my carport. It has all sorts of paint and stain spots.

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