Paint Clean Up & Removal

41-66 of 66
How to Sand Paint off of Fiberglass

It is important to know what you are doing when you prepare to sand paint off any surface, especially

Nontoxic Ways to Remove Wood Floor Polish

Removing wood floor polish can be a messy and rather smelly project. Most chemical removers need well

Stripping Paint from Concrete

Stripping paint from concrete is not an easy task and can't be accomplished with ordinary paint stripping

Stripping Paint from Brick

Stripping paint from brick is a project most people don't want to tackle. It is time consuming and energy

3 Tools Needed for Stripping Paint

If you haven't tried stripping paint before, you may find it confusing as to what tools you'll need for

Best Surfaces for a Gel Paint Stripper

Gel paint stripper is best used on specific surfaces. Its application, use and price is different from

How to Wash Paint Remover

Paint remover, or paint stripper, is a potent chemical solvent that works best on latex-based paints.

How to Remove Excess Paint

It is fairly easy to remove paint when it has not yet dried up. However, it will take more effort to

When cleaning concrete, is there a time when paint cannot be removed?

When cleaning concrete, a wet rag alone cannot remove paint on a concrete floor or wall, when the paint

Removing Alkyd Paint

Oil based paint, also known as alkyd paint, is used for surfaces that need a durable and high gloss finish.

What You Should Know About Using Paint Strippers

If Not Properly Used, Paint Strippers are Hazardous to Your Health and Safety Paint strippers contain

How to Use Xylene to Remove Paint

It is a good idea to have xylene on hand, as it can serve several different purposes. It smells sweet and is colorless and clear. This solution is man-made, but also occurs naturally. The best place to find xylene is at hardware stores or places that sell paint. Make sure that you tell the associates

Turpentine vs Linseed Oil

Turpentine is a thin, usually brownish-yellow and resinous liquid that

How to Clean off Paint Thinner

This essential tool is easy to use, but there are some simple rules to follow.

6 Tips for Mixing Turpentine

Turpentine is a flammable liquid that is used as a solvent, usually for paint and varnish. It thins paint

How to Make a Paint Remover Formula from Household Products

Wash paint off your tools and clothes with simple ingredients you may already have.

What to Consider when Buying Xylene Products

Xylene is one of the most largely produced chemicals in the US. It is usually used as a solvent by the

How to Remove Clearcoat Paint

Removing clearcoat paint is no piece of cake. Primarily, this is because the clearcoat is bonded to a

4 Best Uses for Turpentine

Turpentine is a yellowish volatile liquid produced via the distillation of resins from trees, particularly

Proper Latex Paint Disposal

If you need to get rid of latex paint, you may be wondering how to go about the disposal process. If