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Paint stripping from cedar shake siding

Posted by Bruce M on June 1st, 1998 10:52 PM
In reply to Paint Removal - Cedar Siding by Carl Davis on May 31st, 1998 08:44 AM [Go to top of thread]

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Hi Carl
Although I've not done it, I watched a painter strip the paint from a cedar shingle sided house, using a propane torch with a special no-flame head in one hand and a wire brush in the other. Now, I know this sounds kind of scary, and would not have been my choice...but when he finished, the paint was stripped and there was not even a scorch mark on any of the cedar. Hmmmmmmmm....I still don't think I'd try it...but in the right, experienced hand, it can obviously work.


Bruce M

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