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  1. Solvent Sealer Removal?? - Indoor Exposed Concrete

    Flooring
    Hi there, Anyone seen any threads about stripping wax/sealer from an interior exposed concrete floor? -Professional poured slab 2015 -Same professional etched floor 2016 and failed to achieve black (my request). -Same pro then died the floor black. -Same pro then put 3 coats of black SOLVENT...
  2. Can I use a Water Based Primer (NOT self priming latex) and Oil Solvent Based TopCoat

    Painting
    I have some fiber cement board that I need to paint on the side of my building. Painters and manufacturers recommend 100% acrylic paint but I need to use solvent based paint to match the rest of the concrete building that's not covered by fiber cement board. I live right next to the ocean so I'm...
  3. Petroleum solvent on basement slab

    Concrete, Stone & Masonry
    Hello, I had some asbestos abatement contractors in to remove some tile and mastic and they used a naphtha-like solvent (MSDS) on the slab to remove the mastic. This was on Dec 5, and it still smells like solvent throughout the entire house (with a negative air machine still running and big...
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