Paint remover


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paint remover

[′pānt ri‚müv·ər]
(materials)
Liquid or paste formulation used to remove dried paint, varnish, enamel, or lacquer; contains solvents such as methanol, ethyl alcohol, acetone, toluene, benzene, and ethyl acetate.

Paint remover

A liquid that softens paint and varnish so that it can be scraped or brushed off.

paint remover

A liquid which is applied to a dry paint or varnish to cause it to soften or lose adhesion so that it may be removed easily.
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Using reformulated paint remover to rehab wooden furniture makes ecological as well as economic sense: you can keep beautiful old pieces in circulation, take a breather from high-powered consumerism, and help in a small way to save trees and prevent smog.
For varnish and paint, apply paint remover, following label directions.
Although a relatively safe method of paint removal, an electric paint remover still must be handled carefully.
If old varnish or paint is starting to flake or split, it may be worth stripping it with a chemical paint remover so you can apply a new top coat.
With a stained radiator, you first need to use paint remover to get the radiator back to its original state.
It was used as an orchard spray and rust remover, and mixed with cornstarch, as paint remover.
During selective stripping, a mild paint remover selectively removes the intermediate coat and topcoat, leaving the PPG primer intact.
Trevor Collins AREMOVE any algae from the painted surface then use PeelAway 7 paint remover.
Some time ago, you suggested using paint remover to remove paint from doors.
In the worst case scenario you may have to take all the paint off, using a chemical stripper, a hot air paint remover - or by sending the door to a professional paint stripper.
dear DIY donny DIY expert Donny Sheridan answers your problems QSOME time ago you suggested using Strip Away paint remover to remove paint from doors.
Because it has dried-in solvents, for the rest you need to use a paint remover like Nitromors and agitate it into the paint with steel wool.