We used a product called GianiGranite. It is a DIY paint process, but covers the formica perfectly. The reviews i read said that you may need to do an additional top coat (seal) every few years if you ... read more
The shutters on my own home are painted, although not well.
I think the consideration becomes is when the cost of painting them approaches about 70% the cost of new. Shutters aren't terrible expens ... read more