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Safety Precautions for Chemical Strippers

Learn the proper techniques and materials needed to safely remove old finishes from wooden furniture and antiques.

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Top 32 Stripping Projects

  1. 1. Best Electrical Wire Stripper (00:55)

    Take a look at a great wire stripping tool that is a snap to use.

  2. 2. Infrared Paint Stripper

    DIY Network makes stripping paint easy with an infrared paint stripper that softens paint for a quick and painless removal.

  3. 3. How to Remove Paint and Reveal the Natural Wood

    A dresser gets stripped with liquid paint remover to reveal its natural pine color, then stamped with small suns to add character to th...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  4. 4. How to Remove Paint from Metal and Wicker

    To strip paint from wicker and metal, you'll need to use different stripping techniques than those used for stripping paint from wood.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  5. 5. How to Remove Paint with Chemical Strippers

    Learn how to remove paint from wood by using a chemical stripper or varnish remover.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  6. 6. Smart Strip Paint Remover (01:01)

    Smart Strip removes 15 layers of paint fast, easily -- and without fumes.

  7. 7. How to Remove Old Paint and Varnish

    Stripping away old paint or varnish doesn't have to be an impossible task. Follow tips from the experts on how to strip away old paint...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  8. 8. Staining a Banister (01:00)

    Here are the DIY Basics on staining a banister.

  9. 9. Stripping Paint From Furniture (02:44)

    Removing paint from wooden furniture is easy with these great tips.

  10. 10. Franmar Soy Gel (01:20)

    Check out this eco-friendly solution to stripping paint from surfaces.

  11. 11. Chemical Furniture Strippers (06:13)

    Learn techniques for stripping finishes with methylene chloride.

  12. 12. Hot Rod Garage (20:00)

    This cluttered space becomes the ultimate hot rod garage.

  13. 13. Wallpaper Stripping System (03:14)

    If the usual methods don't work, try a wallpaper stripping system.

  14. 14. Stripping Away Old Finishes (06:08)

    Everything you need to know about stripping furniture.

  15. 15. Window Maintenance Manual (02:01)

    Keep your windows clean and well-maintained with these simple strategies.

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