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n0c7 09-07-2008 01:28 AM

Removing caulk from paint
I installed my baseboards after carpet was laid down and walls were painted, used white DAP caulk to fill(white baseboards). I wiped the walls down with a sponge, but even with a clean sponge it still left a half inch or so shiny trace right above the baseboards on the paint. Anyway to remove this without repainting?

poppameth 09-07-2008 11:28 AM

No. You'll have to touch it up. Acrylic caulk on acrylic paint bonds when it sets. You either keep it off the paint to begin with or touch it up afterward.

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