Pour citrusstrip brand paint stripper into a metal container using an old paint brush, cover painted area you want to strip. Cover with garbage bags let sit 24 hrs. Scrape use mineral spirits to remove rest of paint and citrusstrip.
Smart Strip (available at Sherwin Williams). It’s green (meaning if it gets on you, you simply wash it off–no scary flesh-eating nightmare to deal with), removes up to 15 layers of paint, AND it stays wet for 24 hours.
How to Antique Mirror Using Paint Stripper and Bleach
The best paint stripper. Old school KleanStrip (dangerous) vs the young newcomer Citristrip (a kinder smelling non-caustic version missing the methylene chloride), daring to challenge the old school establishment.
How to remove paint from hardware. Hot water in old crock pot paint stripping. Soak painted hardware in hot water to loosen many layers of paint and make cleaning much easier. Works on most paints. Not so on finishes like lacquer.
How to Remove Stains In Wood Furniture ~ Try these solvents first ~ A wet glass on fine furniture can create a white ring that no amount of cleaning erases. Before you resort to paint stripper, try rubbing it with one of these solvents.
Natural paint stripper - Paint Stripper Recipe #2 Thoroughly mix together 1 cup borax, 1 cup ammonia, 1 cup washing soda and 2 cups water. Brush on woodwork or furniture, let stand for at least 30 minutes, and then wipe with warm water and steel wool. This will work on most old paints and varnishes, especially if there aren't several coats involved