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how do I get spray paint off of concrete

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need to get address sprayed in spray paint ogg og the parking lot
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Home Improvement
Expert:  Andy Lambert replied 8 years ago.

You can use sand paper to lightly sand off the spray paint or use graffti remover. You can try power washing it too with soap and a little bit of "elbow" grease.


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Expert:  Marty replied 8 years ago.

Buy a concrete brick( ~ 2 x 3 x 6") available at local home
stores or brick yards. Make sure it is a concrete brick (not a red clay
type) Use this a s asnding block. Being the sme hardness as the
concrete driveway, it will take the paint off without harming the
surface. A concrete grinding stone could be used as well, but it's more
expensive

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Expert:  Jack Scotty replied 8 years ago.
A sandblaster has always been an excellent paint remover. If the paint is less than a few days old, it probably has not had enough time to completely cure. Being that you said this is on a parking lot, and if its on asphalt, the easier thing to do would be to paint over it with asphalt blacktopping compound. You can get it in a quart or a one gallon can which will be sufficient enough to cover it.
Customer: replied 8 years ago.
I do not have a sandblaster. I need something to match the grayish white color of the asphalt. Does this topping come in only blace? Or maybe you have another idea. If not where would I but this compound?
Expert:  Marty replied 8 years ago.

If you merely want to cover the paint over, you can buy "vinyl concrete
patch". Most home / hardware stores this. Just add water and spread
with a brush or trowel over the painted area... Not as good as removing
the old paint, but easier and should wear for a few years.

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