The entire surface area of the furniture should be covered by the paint.
Can i paint my outdoor wicker furniture.
You may be wondering if it s possible to even paint resin plastic outdoor furniture because you are worried the paint won t stick.
I love the comfy brown leather couch that we have in there so my favorite wicker chair got my attention.
Here are the steps i use for painting wicker furniture.
Always wear protective face mask and safety glasses and use good ventilating methods if painting indoors.
Synthetic resin wicker captures the classic look of natural wicker in a durable outdoor friendly version.
Just look at the poor thing.
You can repaint wicker furniture to bring it back to life.
Painting outdoor wicker furniture is another way to protect it from damaging weather.
But even synthetic resin wicker may fade become dirty or discolor over time especially if the furniture stays outdoors.
Paint you my friend.
There are types of paint that are specifically formulated for outdoor wicker furniture.
I bought this great chair over 15 years ago at pier one.
You can paint outdoor resin wicker furniture.
If possible try to paint wicker furniture outside where there s adequate ventilation.
In one afternoon you can give your pieces a whole new look and protect them for many more years of use.
Here is the typical outdoor dark brown plastic wicker patio furniture from my front porch.
Hold the spray can 8 to 10 away from the furniture and spray back and forth for the most even coverage.
The ideal paint for wicker used outdoors is partially dependent on the composition of the furniture.
Indoor wicker is typically made from rattan plant fibers or woven paper while outdoor wicker is.
The material is ideal for outdoor applications but over time painted wicker furniture peels and chips.
Protect surrounding areas with drop cloths and if painting outdoors using a spray method only spray the paint on a windless day.
When wicker furniture is given new life it s amazing what a fresh coat of paint can do to refresh your space and wake up your tired worn outdoor furniture.
But paint outdoors if the ventilation isn t adequate inside.
Choose a clear day and for best results stay out of the wind lest dirt and leaves blow onto the fresh.
Freshen up that faux wicker with a spray paint specifically designed for plastics and resins.
Don t worry my love i will make you look pretty.
The stain has worn off in so many places.
I love the shape and weave on it.
Step 1 scrape off as much flaking paint as possible with a soft wire or brass brush.