Black Fence Paint & Stain Guide

Black Fence Paint

In recent years, black fence paint has become a staple in UK gardens. Creating a dramatic backdrop to garden greenery, black fence paint adds a modern, clean look to your outdoor space. As Promain sell such a vast range of paint for wood, you can be forgiven for not seeing the wood for the trees – pardon the pun! If you are looking to paint your garden fence black, Promain would like to discuss the best black fence paints available in our in depth article.

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Black Fence Paint Ideas

Due to blacks perfect dramatic contrast to foliage, no matter the size of your garden, front or back, black can add a fresh look instantly. We would really recommend black fence paint – it’s incredibly enjoyable to see how your plant colours pop making them beautifully highlighted.

Not convinced with whether you should paint your fence black? Take a look at our examples of inspirational black paint for timber fence below that will get you itching to pull out your paint brushes and give your tired garden fences a modern update:

Black Fence Promain

What Is The Best Black Fence Paint?

Ask anyone in our offices, and you can guarantee if asked which is the best black fence paint Promain sell there will only be one answer. We would like to introduce Bedec Barn Paint to anyone looking to paint their fence, no matter the colour. Good news for customers looking for black fence though, Promain can offer a discounted price on matt black!

bedec barn paintBedec Barn Paint is an ideal fence paint for feather edge, waney edge, metal and plastic cladding, fencing, exterior wood, metal, brick and concrete. Bedec Barn Paint is a not only a perfect solution for the protection of exterior buildings such as barns or stables but it is also highly recommended for coating fencing and gates.

This black fence paint can be applied to previously painted surfaces. It can also go over weathered bitumen, tar, varnish and creosote.

Bedec Barn Paint vs Competitors

As our most frequently reviewed product on our website, you can take our customers word for the quality of Bedec Barn Paint. Here’s a few black fence paint reviews:

“Used on fence panels and concrete posts looks amazing. It’s a thick paint but went on easily enough. Let’s hope it wears well if it does I shall be doing front fences and the summer house”


“Bedec Barn paint is excellent my fences and shed look fabulous in this black paint”

Sharan O

“Very efficient fence paint. Saves time not having to undercoat and covers wonderfully and wash brushes with water, can’t fault it.”

Jeff F

Not content with customers reviews? Bedec have a long standing experiment where they have left their black Bedec Barn Paint on external fencing over a number of years. After an amazing 4 years of application you will be looking to recoat the paint. More than likely at that point though you might want a different colour!

Check out the samples below to see how amazing Bedec Barn Paint is on fencing:


Black Fence Paint For Metal Fences & Railings

Are you are looking to apply some paint your metal railings to refresh them?

Promain have a large selection of quality anti corrosive coatings found here:

Black FenceDesigned to be UV resistant, and curing at low temperatures, Promain supply Centrecoat Fast Dry Gloss as a staple for street furniture, lighting columns and more across the UK to both end users and councils. This paint is resistant to weathering and salt spray. This makes it ideal for coastal locations or protection from road salts used in gritting.

Centrecoat Fast Dry Gloss is ideal as a black paint for iron fences, black paint for metal fence, black paint for pipe fence, black paint for steel fence or black paint for galvanized fence.


So, if you are asking where to buy black fence paint hopefully we have narrowed down the options for you. If you need any further advice though, please contact our technical team on 01462 421333.

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