DIY Paint Stripping
Do you have an old piece of furniture in need of a new paint job? Whether it’s a unique chair you found at a thrift store or a family treasure that needs some TLC – use this trash bag tip to help easily strip paint and start anew! Read our restorative tips using Hefty® Multipurpose Trash Bags and watch this video to see how it’s done:
As a safety precaution, always wear gloves and work in a well-ventilated space.
Put on your gloves and apply the paint stripping solution with a brush.
Wrap furniture piece in a Hefty® Extra Strong Multipurpose Trash Bag. Slice bag lengthwise if you are working with larger furniture. Let dry overnight in a well ventilated area.
Remove the bag and easily scrape away the old paint until it is completely gone.
Repaint in your desired color.
Find the perfect spot to show off your renovated piece!