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bobo 07-01-2008 07:25 PM

removing paint
 
I painted my bathroom and decided at last minute after i paint half of it that i wanted to keep the molding the way it was inside the door. i brought something calledjasco paint removal but its not working too good .Please somebody tell me what to buy:huh:

slickshift 07-01-2008 08:54 PM

You painted the trim and now want to remove the paint to reveal the coating that was on the trim before you painted it?

There's nothing that will do that I'm afraid

Nestor_Kelebay 07-02-2008 10:37 AM

Bobo:

It's relatively simple and easy to do what you want if the two paints were different chemistry. If the old paint was oil based and the new paint was a latex, just clean the latex paint off the oil based paint with xylene.

Otherwise, I have to agree with the previous post. Your only option would be to paint over the new paint with new paint of the old colour.


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