Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Interior Decorating

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 04-02-2011, 08:09 AM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 1
Rewards Points: 10
Default

Glue on painted walls


How do i remove raised glue from painted walls

JULIA LACASKY is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-02-2011, 09:42 PM   #2
Newbie
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 12
Rewards Points: 10
Default

Glue on painted walls


Quote:
Originally Posted by JULIA LACASKY View Post
How do i remove raised glue from painted walls
first, here's what happens if you try to paint over it: it mixes with the paint and makes a big slubby mess.
different ways to deal with it:
1. excision. cut out the area with a drywall knife and do necessary repairs before painting.
OR
2. partial excision. just cut deep enough to remove the glue, patch it with spackle, COAT the spackle with BIN White or Kilz. then paint finish coat.
if you do not coat spackle with a sealant like Bin or Kilz, you will get a different finish 'color' in paint due to absorption and texture differences. OR
3. Scrape, scrape, sand, sand, wash with TSP.
=======================
edit: or did you mean like a widespread area where wallpaper used to be?
in that case it's a major scraping/sanding operation (WEAR NOSEGEAR) followed by many TSP washings. if so, it might be worth it to totally replace the drywall. or if you can find a SAFE solvent to remove the glue that's an alternative.


Last edited by oldkentucky; 04-02-2011 at 09:52 PM.
oldkentucky is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-06-2011, 07:32 PM   #3
Newbie
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 15
Rewards Points: 10
Default

Glue on painted walls


sand, prime, paint,paint. If paint is more than a 3 yrs old it may take a while for colours to match up.
painter162 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Painted wood walls - couldn't take the depressing darkness! mrs1885 Project Showcase 6 01-09-2011 11:03 AM
What to paint over previously painted basement walls Atskodinski Painting 8 11-25-2010 06:08 PM
Paint options for basement walls and floors 68tele Painting 8 10-28-2009 07:09 PM
Floor Joists Lifting Off Foundation Walls?! cbeingessner Building & Construction 2 06-12-2008 09:39 AM
snading dust off new painted new sheetrocked walls purplezee Building & Construction 3 02-25-2007 05:59 PM




Top of Page | View New Posts

Copyright © 2003-2014 Escalate Media. All Rights Reserved.