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DIY Patio Door Makeover

Give your outdoor space a facelift with this easy, affordable patio door paint project.

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Instructions

  1. Roughly sand door with a 220-grit sanding block.
  2. Once sanding is complete, give your door a good clean to remove any dust.
  3. Tape all edges with painter’s tape.
  4. Cut in with a 2.5" angled brush.
  5. Roll paint on flat areas with a mini paint roller.
  6. Wait two hours before applying the second coat of paint.
  7. Allow second coat to dry.
  8. Decorate!
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, is a self taught DIY-er and Interior Decorator with a background in Painting. Pennies for a Fortune started off as a platfo logo

Fariha, the creative behind Pennies for a Fortune, is a self taught DIY-er and Interior Decorator with a background in Painting. Pennies for a Fortune started off as a platform to document Fariha’s home DIY projects. She is currently working on turning her builder grade home into a custom home that reflects her style. As an immigrant from Pakistan, Fariha has chosen to use her platform as a space to talk about diversity, inclusion, and representation for all. Follow along her projects on Instagram at @Pennies_for_a_Fortune and at www.penniesforafortune.com.