How to clean spots from paint

How to clean spots from paint

Any even minor repair with use of paint and varnish structures can develop into large-scale action for removal of spots of paint from fabrics and surfaces. To remove paint spots, it is necessary to use solvents on the basis of which the composition of paint is made.

It is required to you

  • - acetone;
  • - gasoline;
  • - kerosene;
  • - white spirit;
  • - solvent 646;
  • - cotton pad;
  • - sponge;
  • - vegetable oil;
  • - alcohol or products that contain alcohol;
  • - liquid for washing of ware;
  • - synthetic cleaning agent.


1. For removal of spots from paint on the basis of acetone, use acetone, solvent 646, kerosene, gasoline, white spirit. To remove paint from fabrics moisten cotton pad or sponge with one of the specified means, carefully wipe all places of pollution, leave fabric for 15 minutes to give the chance to be dissolved to spots from paint. Then moisten blank cotton pad with the same structure which you use for removal of paint, carefully wipe all spots, rinse fabric in soap solution, wash in the washing machine.

2. For removal of spots from oil paint use solvent, kerosene, white spirit, gasoline or, as a last resort, acetone. Method of application of solutions just the same, as during removal of paint on the basis of acetone. Moisten disk or sponge, wipe all places of pollution, rinse product in soap solution, wash in the washing machine.

3. If you have accidentally soiled delicate fabrics, then do not use solvents as you can spoil fabric. For removal of fresh paint use vegetable oil. Apply oil on cotton pad, wipe places of pollution several times, then wipe with the sponge moistened with medical alcohol or another alcohol-containing liquid, it is abundant apply on the processed places means for washing of ware, let's it dry within 24 hours, wash product, using such method what is intended for fabrics of this type. Such way helps to remove only fresh spots of paint, that is get to work immediately as soon as you have soiled thing.

4. For cleaning of spots of paint from any surfaces use the specified types of solvents. Do not forget that when using aggressive means, and all solvents are aggressive, you can spoil the fabric or surfaces for example varnished therefore before cleaning of spots always check effect of solvent which you are going to apply, on the imperceptible site. Having made sure that the structure will not do harm, safely start removal of pollution.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team