Create an authentic rusted iron effect on any paintable surface with Porter’s Liquid Iron and Instant Rust.

Any object or surface can be instantly aged and given a weather beaten, rustic iron finish with these easy to use products. Widely used by garden designers, shop fitters and architects to add individuality and a hint of theatre to interior and exterior walls, architectural features, garden elements such as walls, gates, pots and artworks.

If required, can be over-coated with Instant Rust Clear Sealer.

Choose from standard Black or White iron.

Features & Benefits

Liquid Iron treated with Instant Rust is a chemical reaction, so individual results may vary. Water wash up.

Suggested Applications

Exterior or interior. Can be applied to most suitably prepared plasterboard, plaster, wood, metal, masonry and previously painted surfaces.


Liquid Iron approximately 6-8m² per litre. Instant Rust approximately 10m² per litre.


Liquid Iron is available in 500ml, 1 litre and 4 litres. Instant Rust is available in 500ml and 1 litre.

Bloodwood Restaurant & Bar, Newtown

The interior was transformed by Matt Woods Design using Liquid Iron & Instant Rust to emphasise an industrial finish.

Bloodwood Newtown

Melding raw & industrial finishes for an inner city vibe.