How do I remove paint from dining room table?


I used acrylic and latex paint. I am scared to mess up the table. Any recommendations on how to remove them? & how to remove or clear scratches? Thanks y’all!

  4 answers
  • Kelli L. Milligan Kelli L. Milligan on Jan 18, 2019

    Use denstured alcohol to remove.

  • Dfm Dfm on Jan 18, 2019

    the latex paint should come off with a stripping agent, you might have to sand down the acrylic....

  • Lynn Sorrell Lynn Sorrell on Jan 18, 2019

    gel stripper is easiest fastest then sand,sand really well to get good wood grain for staining or lightly sand then prime to repaint

  • Landsharkinnc Landsharkinnc on Jan 19, 2019

    sounds like you spilled the paint .... try plain rubbing alcohol if there isn't too much paint .. .if just a few spots - if you PAINTED the table and don't like it, a gel stripper would not damage the surface of the table; as far as scratches -- depends on how deep they are ... sanding or filling with a wood putty ...