How to clean liquid nails

How to clean liquid nails

Repair works already approach end? There was only the trifle: to wash up everything and to place furniture. But sometimes to make it not so simply as can seem at first sight. It is good if it is necessary to wash up only the drops which have stiffened on floor from aqueous emulsion ink, but if it is necessary to clean surface from liquid nails, then it is necessary to break a few head.

It is required to you

  • - application instructions of liquid nails
  • - rags;
  • - construction knife;
  • - acetone;
  • - hair dryer;
  • - means removers.


1. Once again attentively re-read the accompanying instruction from the producer of liquid nails. Along with conditions on the correct drawing means you will find recommendations about removal of liquid nails in it. That is if necessary to clean surface from glue you first of all can take advice of the producer.

2. Studying the instruction, pay attention to kind of the construction glue used by you. Distinguish two types of liquid nails: at the heart of the first there is solvent, and the second is executed on water basis. In most cases when choosing that or other construction glue, are guided by one important criterion – that by means of liquid nails will stick together. Though the "nails" executed on water basis differ in ecological security, they freeze at temperature less than five degrees. The construction glue created on the basis of solvent grabs very quickly, but it is toxic, and therefore is harmful to human health. Knowing for sure kind of the liquid nails used by you, it will be easier for you to understand, than to clean them from surface.

3. If the drop which has dripped on floor or walls still fresh (construction glue has not managed to stiffen), try to wipe it by means of soft dry rags. If liquid nails have already grabbed, then to clean such surface, for example, floor or tile, at first carefully scratch construction knife, then remove the remains with the rag moistened with acetone.

4. Liquid nails can be used only in strictly limited temperature condition, that is, they are afraid of extremely low and too high temperatures. So to clean surface from construction glue, warm up it by means of the hair dryer, and then remove the "thawed" nails with rags, and wash away the remains special means remover.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team