Is CitriStrip any good?
It is no longer as good as it used to be. I do not recommend the product at all, which stinks bc I used to use it a lot :/ It no longer has the non-offensive citrus smell and it does not strip that well. This is NOT the normal Citristrip. Plus, the piece I stripped still has a foul odor, even after painting.
What will CitriStrip remove?
Citristrip stripping gel is a powerful stripper that removes multiple layers of latex and oil-based paint, varnish, lacquer, enamel, polyurethane, shellac, acrylics and epoxy from wood, metal and masonry surfaces.
How long does CitriStrip take to work?
Let The Citristrip Gel Sit And Work Its’ Magic If you have several layers of paint you can let the gel stay on longer than 30 minutes. You can leave it on as long as it remains wet. You just don’t want the paint stripping gel to dry out before it is removed.
What is CitriStrip after wash?
Klean-Strip Paint Stripper After Wash removes stripping residue from wood grain, metal and masonry. The liquid formula applies easily with a pad and is gentle for fine furniture and antiques. Evaporates quickly without residue.
What happens if you get CitriStrip on your skin?
ACUTE SKIN CONTACT: May cause mild skin irritation with redness, discomfort, burning, or rash. Prolonged or repeated skin contact may cause dermatitis and drying of the skin. ACUTE INHALATION: May cause irritation of the upper respiratory passages, with coughing, headache, and discomfort.
Do I have to use mineral spirits after stripping?
Mineral spirits is recommended after the stripping solution because it’s important to break down those waxes before getting started. However, mineral spirits is not compatible with water-based products.
How do you clean a brush after using CitriStrip?
If a brush gets hard with an oil or water base finish, you may be able to rescue it by soaking it in a non-methylene chloride stripper like Citristrip for several hours, then wire brushing it near the heel to break up and dislodge residual finish.
How do you store CitriStrip?
Keep container tightly closed when not in use. Store in a cool, dry place. Do not store near flames or at elevated temperatures. Shut off and eliminate all ignition sources.
Can I wash CitriStrip off with water?
*What Should I Use to Clean Away Citrus Stripper Before Applying a Water Based Product? Citrus strippers such as CitriStrip have a wax in them to keep the product from drying out after it’s applied to the surface. However, mineral spirits is not compatible with water-based products.
What happens if you get citristrip on your skin?
How long does citristrip stay wet at Lowes?
Excludes Lowe’s Business Credit accounts, Lowe’s Visa ® accounts and all Lowe’s Canada Credit accounts. We reserve the right to discontinue or alter these terms at any time. A powerful, industrial-strength remover. Citristrip® gel stays wet and active for up to 24 hours, allowing you to strip multiple layers in one step.
Where can I buy citristrip gel paint remover?
Shop CitriStrip 32-fl oz Regular Stripper Paste in the Paint Strippers & Removers department at Lowe’s.com. A powerful, industrial-strength remover. Citristrip® gel stays wet and active for up to 24 hours, allowing you to strip multiple layers in one step.
Is it safe to use citristrip on varnish?
Citristrip safer paint and varnish stripping gel is a powerful, industrial-strength remover. It is easy to use because it stays wet and active for up to 24 hours, allowing stripping of multiple layers in one step. It is non-caustic and is safe for indoor use. This special orange stripper has a pleasant Citrus scent and is biodegradable.
How do you get 20% off at Lowes?
Accounts Opened in Store: One-time 20% off discount is not automatic; you must ask cashier to apply discount (bar code) at time of in-store purchase. Accounts opened online, via Text-to-Apply or QR code: You will receive one-time 20% off coupon/promotional code, which may be used in store or online.