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Old 12-08-2013, 09:39 PM   #21
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a good heat gun, a scraper, and some cheap labor
I agree with this.
But beside of all becarefull of Lead paint too.
You said its a 100 year old house, so it is certainly the Lead paint
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Old 12-13-2013, 11:25 PM   #22
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I did one of these this past summer. It sucked!

I started witha heat gun, then switched to chemicals. Be sure to use the chemical proof rubber gloves....I have a pretty hard head so I had to learn the hard way
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Old 12-14-2013, 04:39 PM   #23
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Altho you can get specialized scraping tools in all shapes for chemical peels, it would drive me crazy scraping the concave fluted parts of the columns.

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