Introduction: Renew an Old Toilet Flush Handle/Lever

Here is how to make an old toilet flush handle look new again without replacing it. The handle/lever usually last long, but chrome paint become dull or damage over time. Transform an old toilet handle simply with a can of spray; any color you want.

Step 1: Remove Handle

Take off the lid, unscrew the handle nut and pull out the

Step 2: Clean and Dry

Clean thoroughly and dry it before spray painting.

Step 3: Paint With Spray Can


  • Apply multiple thin coat, 3-5 coats of paint.

  • Allow the paint to cure for 5 minutes between each coat.

  • Make sure you shake the spray can to get even color every time you spray.

  • Allow the final coat of paint to cure for 24 hours.

Step 4: Attach the Handle

Allow the handle to dry for 24 hours before attaching it.

Step 5: Before and After

Ta-Da! Simple make over.

Step 6: Final

Any color you want, it look more expensive with gold color