Silver plated items can be spray painted with a metallic silver paint. First, remove all the hardware from the item and tape off any areas that you do not want to paint. Then, spray the item with a light coat of paint and let it dry. Once the first coat is dry, add a second coat and let it dry. Once the paint is dry, reattach the hardware to the item.
How To Spray Paint Silver Plated Items
Silver-plated items can be sprayed with a silver paint to give them a new look. The best way to do this is to use a primer before the silver paint to help it stick better. You can also use a spray clear coat over the silver paint to protect it from scratches and fading.
-Spray paint in desired color -Silver plated items -Tape -Paint brush or sponge
- Rinse the surface with clean water and allow to dry
- Mask off any areas that you do not want to be painted using tape
- Remove all dirt, grease and other contaminants from the surface with a degreaser
-Remove all food and drink from the surfaces to be painted -Wipe the surface clean with a damp cloth -Apply a thin layer of spray primer, allow to dry -Apply a layer of silver spray paint, allow to dry -Apply a layer of clear sealant, allow to dry
Frequently Asked Questions
Can You Spray Paint Over Silver Metal?
Yes, you can spray paint over silver metal as long as the surface is primed and painted with a compatible primer.
Can Silver Metal Be Painted?
Yes, silver metal can be painted.
What Can I Do With Old Silver Plate Platters?
Silver plate platters can be used to serve food at a party or to display items on a shelf.
Silver plated items can be spray painted with a silver paint to give them a new look. Make sure to use a primer before painting to help the paint stick to the silver plating.