Removing Dried Paint From Wood Floors

How do you get dried paint dripping off hardwood floors?

Mary from Perryville, MO

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January 3, 20080 found this helpful

Very easy. Steel wool. I don't know if a certain weight or grit is better, but we always had a bag of it and when we would paint just take it and it files it off. It leaves no marks just the pretty wood.

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January 28, 20080 found this helpful

For paint spots on finished wood floors, use rubbing alcohol on a cotton swab. You must work at it a little but it won't take the finish off the wood - only the paint.

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March 8, 20080 found this helpful

There's another cleaner called Goop Off that will take the paint off. It has a huge variety of uses, and it's really inexpensive too.

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How do you remove dried up paint off a wooden floor. We recently bought a home and took up the carpet. The floor is not bad except for some dried paint which we cannot get off.

Kate from Boothwyn, PA

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Removing Dried Paint From Wood Floors

Hi - there's a cleaner that painters use called Krud Kutter. It's available at Home Depot and it's a great cleaner for other things as well.
Manitoba Annie (12/06/2005)

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