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Painting metal handles

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StillRunningWithScissors Thu 09-Nov-17 11:01:41

I'm searching for pocket door "handles" and cannot find ones I like in a black finish.

I'm wondering if Id be mad to buy some stainless steel ones I like the look of, and spray paint them black (with a metal paint obviously).

Will this work, or will I regret having handles that end up peeling/wearing away in a whiles time? As they will be inset, I imagine they won't be easy to remove and repaint.

Any thoughts?

Thanks

parkview094 Thu 09-Nov-17 13:02:29

I've just refinished all of our old iron window hardware with "Plastikote" spray paint. It was very easy to get a good looking finish and the manufacture claims it will be ideal for handles. Time will tell of course.. ;)

StillRunningWithScissors Fri 10-Nov-17 12:29:11

Thank you so much, I will look in to this.

Hope your handles are (and stay) looking lovely.

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