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fairydust Thu 07-Apr-05 09:35:53

can anyone surgest anything that will get paint of metal curtians poles??? don't want to sratch it as it may bring the colour off.

Chandra Thu 07-Apr-05 09:39:22

Let it dry and then scratch it with your nail (if emulsion) or with a knife if glos. I'm afraid the pole will get damaged but you can try to reduce that damage to a minimum and then hang it with the damaged bit looking towards the wall.

Hope somebody else have a better idea.

Roobie Thu 07-Apr-05 09:41:21

You could try spraying it with WD40 first and then attacking it with the abrasive side of a washing up sponge. I did this after our decorators got gloss paint all over our metal radiator controls and it worked well.

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