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Yes, Krylon® spray paint cans and their plastic caps are designed to be recyclable where recycling facilities for these materials exist.

Once completely empty of contents, recycle Krylon spray paint cans to help reduce the volume of waste in landfills and conserve energy.

Steel Aerosol Can Recycling Instructions

When recycling your Krylon steel aerosol spray can, make sure to follow these three easy steps:

  • Use your Krylon product until the container is empty
  • Remove the plastic spray cap to be recycled separately
  • Recycle spray cans along with other containers according to your community guideline

Please note that recycling facilities for steel aerosol cans may not exist in your area.

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Yes, you can remove particles such as sand, dirt or grass from your project’s surface that is still wet or tacky by lightly sanding or using paint thinner.

Severe Appearance of Damage

If your spray paint project’s surface has become heavily coated with dirt, sand or other particles, follow these steps to remove the particles from the area:

  1. Wait until your spray paint has dried completely
  2. Remove paint in the affected area by lightly sanding or using paint thinner
  3. Reapply spray paint
Moderate to Light Appearance of Particles on Spray Painted Surface

If your freshly spray painted surface has been affected minimally by dirt, sand or other particles, follow these steps to remove them from your project:

  1. Recoat the affected area with spray paint while still wet
  2. Recoat the affected project area again once the surface has dried completely

Need additional advice on how to remove unwanted particles from your freshly painted surface? Ask Krylon for expert advice.

Yes, Krylon® spray paint can be applied indoors. However, we suggest applying spray paint to your project surface outdoors whenever possible.

When applying Krylon spray paint indoors, we advise that you follow these safety tips to ensure your indoor spray paint area is properly ventilated:

  1. Open all windows and doors to ensure fresh air entry during application and drying
  2. Use a fan to circulate the aerosol emissions towards opened windows and doors
  3. Wear a painting mask for additional respiratory protection
Krylon Spray Painting Safety Tips

Before starting your next indoor project, learn more about Krylon’s safety tips.

Have questions about using spray paint indoors? Ask Krylon for expert advice.

Yes, Krylon® spray paint can be applied outdoors. In fact, applying spray paint outdoors is our recommended method because it ensures a well-ventilated spray paint area.

Krylon Spray Painting Safety Tips

Before starting your next spray paint project, learn more about Krylon’s safety tips.

Looking for additional tips on spray painting outdoors? Ask Krylon for expert advice.

Remove preexisting paint before applying spray paint by lightly sanding the project surface. Once the preexisting paint color is dulled and the surface is smooth, remove dust with a tack cloth and apply Krylon® spray paint. It is not necessary to completely remove preexisting paint as Krylon is formulated to cover previously painted surfaces.

Still have questions on recycling your spray paint cans? Ask Krylon for expert advice.

Learn how to remove spray paint overspray by reading the “After Use” section found on the Krylon spray can label instructions.

In most cases, paint or lacquer thinner will remove spray paint from the objects surrounding your spray area. In these cases, follow the solvent manufacturer’s safety instructions and be sure to wash your hands thoroughly after use.

Learn how to protect objects from overspray by properly preparing your spray paint area.

Still have questions on recycling your spray paint cans? Ask Krylon for expert advice.

Use Krylon® spray paint on your project when you are looking for a durable, smooth and professional-looking finish. The additional benefits of using Krylon products include, among others:

  • Quick dry time
  • Easy clean-up
  • Portable convenience
  • Less waste
  • Recyclable
  • Coat hard-to-reach surfaces

Learn more about Krylon products and determine which one is best for your next project by viewing Krylon Products.

Still have questions regarding the best Krylon product for you? Ask Krylon for expert advice.