How to Make a Painted Front Door Look New

Do you have a front door that is dirty beyond dirty?Does everything you try to clean it with fail you? Here is the answer to your problem!

Steps

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    First, make sure the door looks clean. Wipe it free of any dirt, dust, or other grime. Touch up any paint mishaps as well. Once you are finished doing all of this, wipe the door down with a damp rag.
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    Let the door dry from the wet rag. (and paint if you decided to touch it up.) Make sure that it is completely dry after a couple of days. Once it is dry enough, you can proceed.
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    Use Pledge on the door.
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    Use a rag to wipe the door down.
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    Use one(1) or two(2) coats more after that.
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    Let dry.
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    You have a fresh door that looks like new!

Tips

  • Keep door closed until the whole thing is done!!!

Warnings

  • If there is tile inside of the door it may be very slippery when done
  • Be careful when using cleaning supply
  • Move all animals and small children away from area

Things You'll Need

  • Pledge
  • Two (2) rags
  • A painted front door that is dirty and/or faded

Article Info

Categories: Doors and Windows