Get your good old plastic wrap yes lunch wrapGlad Wrap or the equivalent and lay this down over the stripper extending a small way past the ends of the piece. Lightly press this down all over the paint stripper trying to remove as much air as possible.
Its never a good idea to use a flame torch to strip paint.
How to strip paint from wood door. Heating the paint to soften it and make it easier to scrape is an alternative to using noxious chemicals but you need to exercise care to avoid scorching the wood or setting the paint on fire. The Peel Away looks like it sucked the paint right off the wood. After putting on protective gloves and a face mask fill a small bowl with the paint stripper grab your brush and begin applying stripper to the old paint.
The best way I found for this door YMMV was to hold the gun about 6 away from it let the paint bubble just a little bit. 30 minutes to 24 hours Removal. Once the paint is softened and coming away from the wood a scraper can be used to remove the paint.
Soak a clean paintbrush or a clean cotton clothing in the hot vinegar. Stubborn areas of paint can be removed with wire wool or coarse sandpaper. A ⅛-inch coat removes up to seven layers of paint.
Dip the brush frequently in a pan filled with mineral spirits to remove. Scrape off the paint with a plastic scraper and use an abrasive pad and mineral spirits to remove any. Instead use a heat gun or infrared stripper.
Then we spray with water and work any areas the paint didnt come off. The Klean Strip is prone to splatter along the sides of the piece and the drawers. There are three ways of removing paint from wood.
Brush lightly to minimize scratches on the wood but firmly enough to mix the stripper with the paint and loosen the paint. Peel back the plastic wrap and this is what you see. The paint would seemed to generate some fumes safety note do make sure you are in a well ventilated area and the paint being evening applied and sufficiently think enough would start to create one big bubble underneath.
It can be painted on just the way you. Continue to apply the plastic slightly overlapping at the edges. And we get in all the cracks.
Use a paper towel to remove the water and see if the wood is clean. The door can then be scrubbed down with a brush and warm water. Dab the vinegar on the surface of the dried paint.
I strip and re-stain prior to painting the base so I can paint over the areas on the side where it strips off rather than repainting those same areas. Sanding is best kept for small projects unless you want to hire an industrial sander to remove paint and varnish from your floor. Sanding using a hot air gun and chemical paint strippers.
We stand the door up and hose it off. Again put another liberal coat of Klean Strip on the painted areas and wait for the paint to bubble up. Anywhere between 20 minutes to a couple of days depending on the instructions.
This wood stripper is an orange gel best on furniture details and flat surfaces since it is thin.