How do I paint stained wood trim?

Answer Prepare the wood trim by washing it with a scrubbing sponge and a non-soapy detergent. Rinse with water, and allow it to dry. Remember that the bulk of painting is preparation, not the painting its... Read More »

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How do I paint over stained wood trim?

Remove the trim from the wall carefully by using a flat pry bar with some type of padding against the wall to avoid damage. If you have a lot of sections of trim with similar lengths, number each s... Read More »

How do I clean paint from stained wood trim?

LubricationDampen the tip of a rag with four to six drops of olive oil. Wipe down the paint on the stained trim with olive oil.CleaningWrap a cotton rag around the wide, scraping end of a plastic p... Read More »

How do I remove water-based paint from stained wood?

Wet Water-Based Paint StainsWipe wet water-based paint stains from stained wood with a damp rag. Quickly wipe the clean, damp area with a dry cloth to remove any moisture from the wood.Dried Water-... Read More »

Can you use paint thinner to remove paint from wood trim?

Yes you can use paint thinner to remove the paint on the wood.2nd Answer:No, paint thinner will not remove paint from anything. Most paint is now water-based, anyway. Paint thinner does just what t... Read More »