Tips and Tricks for Stripping Paint on Furniture

Give furniture a fresh start! ️ Find the best paint remover for wood furniture. Strip old finish safely & easily with these techniques.

Carefully use a heat gun to soften the paint so that you can gently scrap it off with a putty knife. Use caution with the heat gun!

If the furniture piece has a light covering of paint, use an orbital sander and 80 grit sandpaper to remove the paint. Sand back with 220 grit for a smooth finish.

Use an environmentally safe paint stripper like Multi Stip Advanced to remove the paint. Apply the stripper, allow it to sit, then scrape off the old paint!

Use an orbital sander and 150 grit sandpaper to remove clear coats on natural finished wood.

A cabinet scrapper works well to remove paint from deep crevices in the trim on furniture pieces.

Once the old paint has been removed, paint or stain it in your desired color! Enjoy you DIY furniture makeover!

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