Weekend Refinish: Garage Doors

Last weekend was the Labour Day long weekend so I decided to take advantage of what started as decent weather and start the long-overdue task of painting our garage doors to match the new window trim colour.

(Despite being done back in March, the windows haven’t had their own blog post yet; I will have to try and fix that soon!)

House (front)

Garage Doors – Before

Hubby and I were making good progress on Sunday afternoon through to early evening, but it started getting dark before I could finish the second coat or even start on the door trims. I definitely wasn’t expecting it to rain overnight, but it did!! Argh… So much for letting the paint cure properly (I’ve already found a few bubbles). It has pretty much been raining or humid since then – not the ideal situation for painting – but we will get it done eventually.

Here’s the progress so far. I think it looks pretty decent:



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