Gaea Eco Paint Stripper is a revolutionary paint remover that is safe for the user, the substrate and the environment. This biodegradable, water-based stripper is extremely effective for removing multiple layers of architectural and industrial coatings from virtually all interior/exterior surfaces – wood, brick, metal, concrete, stone, plaster, fiberglass, etc. This does not does not contain methylene chloride and is low VOC. This is exceptionally safe for the removal of most paints and is excellent for intricate, carved or moulded surfaces. Because it is a paste, Gaea Eco Paint Stripper is easily applied by brush, roller or conventional airless spray.
TEST AREA – Always ‘test patch’ each type of surface/coating to be removed before general use to determine compatibility, yield, proper thickness and dwell time needed.
Surface Preparation: Remove and loosen all peeling paint prior to application. Mask/protect areas where stripping is not desired. Use plastic sheet and masking tape create an effective barrier.
Using a brush, roller or airless spray, apply approximately about 0.5-3mm thick, according to number of layers and type of coating being removed. Dwell time: the time required for softening/lifting will vary average will be 3-24 hours. Remove softened/lifted paint using a scraper. Agitate surface residue with a stiff nylon brush. Rinse with power washer if possible.