Paint very old concrete garden planters

Discussion in 'Painters' Talk' started by Anil Joshi, Jun 10, 2021.

  1. Anil Joshi

    Anil Joshi New Member

    I am looking to paint 4 old concrete garden planters as per the images attached. They were covered in moss/mud and have all been Jet washed clean.

    The painting part is the easy bit but could someone advise the best way to keep an ‘aged’ look when painting new? I don't really want them looking like they've just come out of a garden centre.

    Also, would masonry paint be ok to use in this instance? Sandtex or similar?

    Any help or guidance would be appreciated.

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  2. Astramax

    Astramax Screwfix Select

    The best advice would be to leave them as they are....natural, you have already knocked a good size chunk off there value by cleaning them, painting them will be a huge mistake and make them pretty much worthless.......leave well alone! :(
    Anil Joshi and Paulstone83 like this.

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