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Please help removing oil paint from concrete??

Posted by monaw (My Page) on
Mon, Mar 7, 11 at 14:14

Wondering if anyone would know what would take oil paint off of concrete.
Home Depot doesn't seem to know, and Sherwin Williams said nothing would work other than sand blasting. I can't understand why a good paint remover wouldn't work? Power washing with the smallest nozzle?

Thanks to anyone!


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RE: Please help removing oil paint from concrete??

Lacquer thinner, a toothbrush and an awful lot of elbow grease.


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RE: Please help removing oil paint from concrete??

Is it a "film" of Oil paint, or just dots?
On smooth-troweled cement or broom-finish?

If it's a thinner film...Uffda...it'll be work!

I'd also consider a paint-sripper as a backup...

Faron


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