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Waterproofing Painted Signs

Waterproofing a painted sign will extend the life of the sign and keep the colors bright. This is a guide about waterproofing painted signs.
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April 21, 2013

How do you waterproof and protect painted signs from the elements? I use the poster paints, which are washable, but when the rain hits them they run.

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April 29, 20130 found this helpful

I sometimes purchase signs that are not specifically made for outside use. I used clear marine varnish(like you would use on a boat) on a wooden flag, it made the flag look "aged" and it lasted a lot longer than it would have without it.

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