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Radiator revamp

Project time: 45-60 minutes depending on radiator size

Tools needed:

  • Rust-oleum Radiator Enamel
  • Rust-oleum Surface Primer
  • Old newspaper/ dust sheets
  • Masking tape

Step one

Ensure the surface of the radiator is clean and remove all traces of dirt and greaser with hot, soapy water and leave to dry.

Radiator revamp

Step two

Ensure the area in which you are working is well ventilated and cover the area with newspaper to protect floors/ surfaces. Use masking tape to protect pipes/ valves that you do not want to be sprayed.

Step three

Sand any areas where paint is flaking and where there is bare metal or rust, ensure this is treated with Rust-Oleum Surface Primer.

Step four

Spray radiator evenly with your chosen colour, using steady strokes from left to right, keeping the can moving at all times. Ensure you follow the instructions on the can.