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    Best scraper for shed paint

    Painters & Decorators

    If I want to remove paint from a shed that is peeling, what’s the best type of scraper to use? The shed is wooden. Does it depend on the type of paint? Any suggestions as to what products/tools I should consider and where could I purchase these?

    Asked by Bill on 20th Jan 2021
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    Goldfinch Decorators

    "I would personally use a pulling type scraper rather than a push type as it will not dig in the wood & cause damage to the shed & wood.."

    Answered on 20th Jan 2021 - Member since Feb 2019 - report
    gallery installations

    "Any metal scraper should be okay to use although if the scraper is very sharp you may find it will dig into the wood so need to take more care. Ideally you should scrape off the larger flaky bits then use a sander to do the rest. You could also use a pressure washer to remove the paint."

    Answered on 20th Jan 2021 - Member since Jan 2021 - report
    B A plastering.building maintenance

    "Use a good rigid wallpaper scraper and a wire brush and some sand paper."

    Answered on 26th Jan 2021 - Member since Jan 2021 - report

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