Update your refrigerator with spray paint

Home Depot

Give your refrigerator a brand-new look with a specialty appliance touch-up paint.

Tools and Materials

Detergent Painter's tape Sandpaper
Primer spray paint Appliance epoxy gloss spray

Step 1. If possible, do not spray indoors – use outdoors or in a well-ventilated area such as an open garage.

Step 2. Prep. Remove loose paint with wire brush or sandpaper. Lightly sand glossy surfaces. Clean with soap and water and let dry. Repair scratches and chips with specialty appliance touch-up paint.

Step 3. Prime. For best results, apply one coat of primer. Apply top coat 2 hours after applying primer.

Step 4. Paint. Spray in a steady back-and-forth motion, slightly overlapping each stroke. Keep can the same distance from the surface and in motion. Dries to the touch in 2-4 hours, to handle in 5-9 hours, fully dry in 24 hours. May recoat within 30 minutes or after 1 week.

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