How to Prep a Painted Car Surface Before Attaching 3M Tape?

Answer Preparing a car with tape before painting is an important step. Even with its great adhesion, 3M tape won't do a proper job unless the surface of the car is properly prepared. If the surface isn't ... Read More »

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How do I remove Scotch tape from a painted surface?

Tape RemovalPry one edge of the Scotch tape away from the painted surface carefully using a single-edge razor blade. Take care not to gouge the paint with the razor blade; rather attempt to slip th... Read More »

How to Get Dried Masking Tape off a Painted Surface?

You can remove any adhesive with a solvent. The real question is, which solvent is best to use?

How to Use Goo Gone on a Painted Car Surface?

Goo Gone, a commercial oil-based solvent and cleaner, has been deemed safe by its manufacturer for use on almost any surface, including your car's exterior paint. Whether the surface of your car is... Read More »

How to Prep a Wood Surface for Peel & Stick Tile?

Preparing the surface for your new floor is an essential step to ensure that your peel and stick tiles remain in place and looking good for years to come. The principles behind installing vinyl til... Read More »