Painted house bricks

Postby alison1971 » Sun Feb 22, 2009 4:39 pm


Can anyone tell me how to and what to use to remove some red/pinkly colour paint which has been painted on bricks of the front of a house I am buying. Looks a mess and I am unsure what to use incase I get something that may damage the bricks.

Any help would be fab
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Simply Build It

Postby stoneyboy » Fri Feb 27, 2009 6:48 pm

Your chances of removing paint from the face of the bricks is remote. If the bricks are clay you may find sandblasting effective, if they are a sandfaced brick you will remove the sandface and they will look awful.
If you are not too far down the line do not buy the house.
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