How To Paint and Restore Metal Patio Furniture

Article Posted By: Jae Warren

of The Home Depot

It can be easy to paint and restore metal patio furniture. Recently, Mary from Idaho posted a question on the Home Depot Community Forums asking how to repaint her weathered and rusting outdoor patio set. You might have older metal patio furniture, too, that’s in need of a fresh coat of paint to restore its former luster. So we’re sharing the advice we gave Mary.

In response to Mary’s inquiry, one of our knowledgeable Forums associates created this short video. It shows you exactly how to paint and restore metal patio furniture ravaged by time and the elements.

Follow along and Pat will walk you through the aisles to help you find everything you’ll need to complete this project, from wire brushes and sandpaper to primer and spray paint.

When you’re finished with the video, you’ll be ready to give your outdoor living space a new look and fresh feel with lovingly restored patio furniture.

For more inspiration, take a look at this vintage metal patio furniture set restored and styled by Caroline from The Home Depot blog. You can check out her step-by-step makeover here on the blog.

Image of patio set restored from rusty to deep green with spray paint

We have more DIY, home improvement and gardening videos here on the Home Depot blog and on The Home Depot’s YouTube channel.