Oil rubbed bronze cabinet pulls – Everything old is new again. Although an oil-lubricated bronze finish provides a historical records appearance, the finish is completely modern, due to its rampant popularity. This faux finishing technique is suitable for light installations, drawer pulls and cabinet handles, picture frames and all other elements that will accept spray paint. Apply an oil-rubbed bronze finish all the accessories or fixtures in a room is an inexpensive and easy way to perform a mini-makeover
It’s a good idea to cover the area where you plan to do your painting with a tarpaulin. Somewhere outside is ideal as small spots of oil rubbed bronze cabinet pulls can end up on surfaces some distance. If there are no areas on the item you do not want to refinish that should not be sprayed, be sure to wrap them. You can use old newspapers or paper and secure with tape or masking tape for delicate items. The spray paint needs a structured surface as a result.
Follow the instructions on the can and spray two thin layers of black spray paint on the item. Be careful not to add too much paint at once, or it may bubble up finish and prevent from being smooth. If your item has two sides, make sure the front is dry before turning it over to paint again. Apply two layers of metallic copper on top of the black. The black paint ensures that the color of copper metal is consistent throughout the piece. Spray a coat of oil-rubbed bronze paint over the copper metallic. You should not cover the entire surface of the element, but let copper finish below shines through. You can spray as much or as little of the oil rubbed bronze cabinet pulls paint to get the desired result.