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Garden Furniture Stripper

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Description

Our Garden Furniture Stripper is excellent at removing unwanted stains, oils or paints from your outdoor furniture. It can be used to prep your garden furniture ready for a fresh coat and helps it look its best for longer.

  • Works in just 30 minutes
  • All you need to do is brush it on and scrub it off
  • You just need one coat for it to work
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  • Works in 30 minutes
  • Brush on, scrub off
  • 1 coat will work
Use on the following surfaces
  • Smooth planed wood
    Smooth planed wood

All hardwood and softwood garden furniture

How do I use it?

Number of coats

One coat

Coverage

Up to 5.3m2 per litre

Application

Brush on

How to use Garden Furniture Stripper

Before you start

To give you an idea of how much you need, a 750ml tin is enough to strip a garden table and a couple of chairs.

  1. Before picking up any tools, make sure the weather is mild (above 10°C) and there’s no rain forecast. If it’s too cold, the stripper might take longer to work or not work at all.
  2. Use a damp cloth or a stiff wire brush to wipe down your furniture and remove any ingrained dirt.
  3. Protect the surrounding area with dust sheets to prevent them from getting splashed with stripper.

Application

  1. Put on some gloves and give the tin a good shake.
  2. Put loads of stripper on your brush – the more you put on, the better it’ll work.
  3. Brush the stripper on your garden furniture.
  4. Leave it to work for 30 minutes. Our special formula won’t blister or fizz but that doesn’t mean it’s not working! Be careful not to let the stripper dry out otherwise it won’t work.
  5. Use a scraper and test a small patch of the furniture to see if the stripper is ready to be removed. If the paint, stain or oil has come off then your furniture is ready to be scrubbed, if not, apply more stripper and wait 10 minutes.
  6. Once the stripper is ready to be removed, grab a stiff hand brush and start scrubbing. If your furniture has slats, you might need to use a paint scraper to help get in the hard-to-reach places.
  7. As the stripper is coming off, pour on a bit of water and keep scrubbing. This will help to remove everything on the surface.
  8. Hose down your furniture until the water runs clear and leave it to dry.
  9. Wait a day or two for it to completely dry out before applying a new finish.

Aftercare

Cleaning

Scrape as much stripper off your tools as possible before washing them in warm soapy water.

If you have leftover stripper you want to get rid of, don’t pour it down the drain. Contact your local council for information on how to get rid of unused product.

Maintenance

You should never leave your garden furniture bare and without a finish. This will leave it unprotected and it could become rotten in the rain or grey in the sunshine.

After you’ve finished stripping the surface, apply another paint, oil or stain to ensure it’s properly protected.

Technical Specifications

Usage All hardwood and softwood garden furniture
Coverage Up to 5.3m2 per litre
Dry time 30 minutes
Coat time 30 minutes
Number of coats One
Durability Strips all unwanted stains, oils and paints
Application Brush
Sizes 0.75L

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