When is comes to painting or staining the flat (walkable) surfaces of wood porch/deck floors and stairs it’s critical to not use the exterior paint products for specific surfaces noted in prior blogs. Those products (paint and stain) are only horizontal surfaces on the house and can’t be walked on. If those products were used on porch/deck floors and stairs there would be no durability and fail rapidly.
exterior house painting products
Now that exterior paint products for specific surfaces have been addressed for the body of the house it’s time to focus on the detail areas of the house. By detail areas I am referring to wood and metal (aluminum) trim, fascia, soffit, doors, shutters, railings and spindles.
If you own an aluminum or vinyl siding house and would like to change the color or freshen up here are two exterior paint products for specific surfaces like aluminum and vinyl. Here is a link for a self priming direct to metal (D.T.M.) paint for aluminum siding and trim: