Before painting the cast iron foundation vent grates on the Kuppersmith Project house, a wire brush was used to remove any rust.
Next, we used Universal All-Surface Primer spray paint from Rust-Oleum to prime the vents. This was followed by spraying with several coats of Universal All-Surface Paint that matched the brown color of the trim on the house.
Watch this video to find out more.
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- Priming Cast Iron Foundation Vents (video)
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- How to Paint or Stain Almost Anything (article)
Where to I buy new cast iron foundation vents?