Paint indoor furniture for outdoors

Any suggestions on what I need to do to paint a wooden rocking chair that I'd like to use on my deck?
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  • Terry's Flooring Terry's Flooring on May 02, 2014
    I would sand the rocker down with 120 grit paper and apply an oil based paint to it ..

  • Diana Diana on May 02, 2014
    Thanks - I didn't realize the paint should be oil base. Makes sense. Do you know if most spray paints for patio furniture is oil based?