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Ornamental task DIY concrete statue

Mark Rayner gives a concrete garden statue a complete makeover.

You will need: An old concrete garden statue or ornament, paintbrushes, garden sprayer, stiff brush and some clean water, Resene Concrete primer, Resene Moss & Mould Killer, Resene Concrete Clear, Resene Lumbersider tinted to Resene Porsche and Resene Enamacryl Metallic tinted to Resene Bullion.

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Step 1 how clean and paint a concrete garden statue

Step 1
Remove any loose dirt and material from the concrete figurine or ornament with a stiff bristled brush, as shown.

Step 2 how clean and paint a concrete garden statue

Step 2
Mix one part of Resene Moss & Mould Killer to five parts of clean water and pour the solution into a garden sprayer.

Step 3 how clean and paint a concrete garden statue

Step 3
Spray the figurine with a generous amount of the solution. Leave for 48 hours.

Step 4 how clean and paint a concrete garden statue

Step 4
Wash the figurine thoroughly with clean water and then allow it to dry.

Step 5 how clean and paint a concrete garden statue

Step 5
Apply one coat of Resene Concrete Primer to the figurine and allow it two hours to dry.

Step 6 how clean and paint a concrete garden statue

Step 6
Apply one coat of Resene Porsche and allow two hours drying time.

Step 7 how clean and paint a concrete garden statue

Step 7
Apply two coats of Resene Bullion, allowing two hours for each coat to dry.

Step 8 how clean and paint a concrete garden statue

Step 8
Apply one coat of Resene Concrete Clear, allowing two hours for it to dry.

 

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