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How do I get paint off windows?

(15 Posts)
myoriginal3 Thu 25-May-17 19:31:07

Some stoner clearly painted here before and painted most of the windows on his mission.
Would turpentine or white spirits remove his work?

SweetChickadee Thu 25-May-17 19:31:55

A razor blade to scrape it off

SnowBallsAreHere Thu 25-May-17 19:34:34

This

Lesley1980 Thu 25-May-17 23:12:50

www.lakeland.co.uk/23970/Hob-Heaven™-Ceramic-Hob-Cleaning-Scraper

This gets rid of paint & stickers.

FinallyGotAnIPhone Thu 25-May-17 23:14:43

Baby wipes got a lot of my plaster off. Not sure about paint.

DancingLedge Fri 26-May-17 01:01:12

Snowballs Was fumbling for the words to describe exactly this.
By what wizardry do you get that image to appear?

MyOriginal this is the bees knees, available at a buidets merchants near you. Also useful for tidying up a paint edge, gigiving a nice clean line on edge of glass.

Snowballs seriously, how?

DancingLedge Fri 26-May-17 01:02:17

Ffs,
Builders merchants, giving a nice edge

PickAChew Fri 26-May-17 01:06:12

Scraper and a scrub.

dodgydonkeysdoodah Fri 26-May-17 07:07:45

Or you can just (carefully) use a blade taken out of a craft / Stanley knife.

SnowBallsAreHere Fri 26-May-17 07:10:48

DancingLedge window scraper

SnowBallsAreHere Fri 26-May-17 07:44:52

Sorry, posted too soon. I googled window scraper, found an image, saved it and uploaded as an attachment by clicking on the paper clip below this box.

DancingLedge Fri 26-May-17 18:24:28

Thank you SnowBalls

Miniwookie Fri 26-May-17 23:21:23

You can get windowscrapers like the one in the pp at b&q/homebase etc too. They really are good.

myoriginal3 Sat 27-May-17 06:02:23

the window isn't sheer - it's sort of little raised squares. will try a scraper.

BMW6 Sat 27-May-17 07:36:43

Paint remover liquid easier to use on bumpy glass IME.

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