I used the Same Heavy Duty Industrial Rustoleum as I did on the Front and rear Bumpers after removing the milk jugs. I think my flares were a dark Grey color originaly to match the interior. They had faded in places to of all colors an ugly green
. As for the steps I haven't decided. The Pass side factory tube to step mount is broke so I may go with something else. More to come on that. Thanks for the comments.