Removing White Ring Marks from Painted Furniture

How do I remove white water marks from furniture that is painted? This furniture has been painted to look antique with several colors of paint. It cannot just be painted over.

By Carol from Floral City, FL

September 27, 20100 found this helpful

I just saw this on the Dr. Oz show, I haven't tried it myself. Take a small cup of ashes from the fireplace or grill, mix in just enough water to make a paste, and use a toothbrush to work it into the stain. Brush it back and forth with the grain until the stain is gone, then polish the wood with bottled polish (not a spray). I hope this helps!

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I have a black painted table, with white rings. How do I get rid of them? I tried toothpaste and vinegar, with no results. Thanks.

By Renee

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February 6, 20120 found this helpful

You can buy some white ring remover in the paint department of any hardware store. Made by Formbys. You can also use Vaseline petroleum and some cigarette ashes. Just rub into the ring, let set then wipe.

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February 7, 20120 found this helpful

Why don't you try to use a black marker to fill in the white ring?

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September 24, 2010 Flag
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How do you remove white ring marks from furniture that is painted?

By Erin from Chicago


Removing White Ring Marks from Painted Furniture

Try painting the same color paint over the stain. (08/30/2010)


By laramay

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