Paint within 45 days of installation using only an exterior grade, light colour acrylic latex paint.



Painting this frame a dark colour and/or installing behind a storm door can cause heat damage not covered by the warranty.

Surface Preparation

The frame should be free of any dust or debris. Wipe with mineral spirits, naphtha, or ammonia. The frame should be dry and acclimated to room temperature before applying paint. No further surface preparation is necessary for finishing.


Exterior acrylic latex paints are recommended. Apply thin coats, allowing paint to dry between coats for the desired coverage and finish. Follow paint manufacturer’s instructions for painting plastic materials.

Other frame finishing instructions

Paint or Stain

For frames made with FiberPRO®, FiberMate® and FiberMate Plus® materials.

Maintenance Free

For frames made with High Performance (HP®) material.

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