Q: My daughter has painted metal chairs in her room. As she has moved the chairs around her room, paint has come off the bottom of the chairs and onto the hard wood floors.
How do I remove the paint marks?
A: You could try mineral spirits and some elbow grease. What are clean up instructions for the paint she used?
Removing touch up paint
I applied some touch up paint but it does not match my floor color and I would like to remove it. How can this be done?
We recently had engineered wood floors installed and one of our wood-painted chairs has scuffed the floor with the paint from the chair (white paint on oak wood), do you know of a product we can use to remove this?
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We came home tonight to find that our dogs had spilled a gallon of paint primer on our hardwood floors- while we were able to get the wet paint off the floors using water: how can we get the splatter and the white residue that has settled into the grain…
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We always knew that we had hardwood floor under our carpet, but we had no idea what shape they were in. So we pulled the carpet up to discover beautiful floors, but with paint stains. How do we remove the paint without dulling the floor? Or do we have to…
Scratches from dining room chairs
We had new unfinished Red Oak Common Hardwood installed by a flooring company that used a NOFMA certified flooring product. They applied three coats of Poloplaz urethane oil base finish. After about four weeks we noticed scratches where the Dining Room chairs are. We have protective felt pads under the…
Removing peeling coat of paint from old wood floors
Q: We have just moved into a home that was built in the 1920s. It looks like the previous owners painted over old wood floors with a gray paint. The paint is cracking and peeling every time you step on it. I am afraid that the wood underneath it is…