Painting Doors

Get great results, even on panel doors

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Bucket
  • Dust mask
  • Orbital sander
  • Paintbrush
  • Paint roller
  • Paint scraper
  • Putty knife
  • Rags
  • Roller tray
  • Roller sleeve
  • Sanding block
  • Shop vacuum
  • Utility knife

You'll also need a shop light and tweezers.

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Sandpaper
  • Sanding sponges
  • Foam brushes
  • Paint drip remover
  • Sandable filler
  • Primer
  • Paint