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I AM GETTING READY TO STAIN OUR CONCRETE, I HAVE A FEW SPOTS WHERE I HAVE SPRAYED CLEAR LAQUER ON CHALK LINES AND NEED TO KNOW HOW TO REMOVE THIS?
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Home Improvement Expert: Edward, Handyman replied 10 years ago
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Where is the concrete that you are wanting to stain?

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Customer reply replied 10 years ago
I AM STAINING A COUPLE OF BEDROOM FLOORS IN MY HOUSE - ACROSS THE CLOSET OPENING, INFRONT OF THE BATH TUB AND THE ENTRY WAY I HAVE LAID THE WALLS OUT WITH CHALK LINES, AND SPRAYED CLEAR LAQUER OVER THEM- I WANT TO REMOVE THE LAQUER AND CHALK LINE BEFORE I STAIN THE FLOORS.
Home Improvement Expert: Edward, Handyman replied 10 years ago

There are several good paint removers that will safely remove the lacquer from the concrete. Boisafe is one but it may be difficult to find near you. Your local hardware and building supply store will have similar products. Surface preparation is very important to get a good stain on the concrete. Any area that water will bead on will have to be cleaned. If you do not have a large area to remove the lacquer from and can ventilate the area Acetone will do a great job at removing the lacquer.

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