What kind of paint do you use on a metal filing cabinet? PAINT. Open your can of Rust-Oleum Satin Finish Furniture Paint in Carbon and give it a good stir. Then, pour a small amount into a paint tray, load up the foam roller and begin to paint the outside frame of the filing cabinet. Once the first coat is dry, apply an additional second coat to achieve an even finish.
Can you repaint a filing cabinet? Using a Primer to Paint File Cabinets
Primer coating is an essential part of painting metal filing cabinet. However, you only need to apply a coating of primer to the surface if it contains several bare metal spots so that the new coating of paint can stick to the surface easily.
How can I make filing cabinets look good?
- Spruce it up with chalkboard paint.
- Cover it with wallpaper.
- Brighten it up with contact paper.
- Apply stickers.
- Slap on duct tape.
- Transform it with spray paint.
- Stick some magnets on it.
- Who knew ceiling tiles could be this cool?
How do you paint a laminate filing cabinet?