How You Can Paint Concrete To Look Like Wood

Useful Tips On Painting Concrete To Look Like Wood

You can work with somebody to make this project faster and easier. So that, while you paint the glaze, the other person can texturize it. You should use a wood-grain rocker to make the grain look more realistic. And if the concrete is too smooth, you can etch it with a chemical etcher to add texture. Also, in case of newly-poured concrete, you should let it cure for at least 90 days before you paint it.

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For this great project, you will need to use duct tape, aluminium foil, dish soap, household cleaner, painter’s tape, paint roller, paint brush, paint, graining comb or brush, rag or paper towels, protective sealer etc.

To see step-by-step process visit SF Gate website.