Galvanized steel tubs are great for keeping drinks on ice at outdoor get-togethers. They’re easy to customize, too. We painted our tubs with chalkboard paint, so they can display messages to fit any special occasion.
Prep for Success. Start the project by using 240-grit sandpaper to roughen the areas that you want to paint. Then thoroughly clean the entire tub, and use tape to mask off the areas where you want the bare metal to show.