Paint spotting all over...

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  1. Clearview Lee

    Clearview Lee Well-Known Member
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    I just went to look at a 5 bed detached house, and while the customer was away they had a firm in to spray paint the roof tiles, and clearly didn't give a damn where else they sprayed!! They're suing the firm.

    Anyway, this fine red terracotta spray paint is all over the 'lead' windows!!!

    Any idea's on:

    1. How to remove the stuff off leads, rather than scraping each and every diamond cut glass which will take me forever??

    2. How much?? 5-Bed Detached - Uxbridge, Greater London.

    Cheers in advance.
     
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  2. daveyboy

    daveyboy Legend
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    A magic sponge (probably a few) should shift it nae bother
     
  3. Tuffers

    Tuffers Hero
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    I'd be surprised if a magic sponge shifts paint Davey.
     
  4. CHWS

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    I'd a massive house to do and there was brick sealer all over the windows before, was a nightmare to get off even with scraper
     
  5. Green Pro Clean Ltd

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    Did a really minging leaded glass deep clean with just regular paint spots a couple of days back, tonnage of soapy water and good old cheap green scourer / sponges. Took the paint off real quick.
     
  6. daveyboy

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    Magic sponges take paint off glass quite easily
     
  7. Trev81

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    They don't shift fence paint off glass, have a custy that bought one of those silly sprayers to do her fence quickly and got it all over her conny windows, each time I go I try something but nothing is budging it so far, even had a string solven on a small test patch and no joy. Hate rubbing my WFP brush over it feels minging.
     
  8. albootyerbaws

    albootyerbaws Well-Known Member
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    waffle cloth.:ninja:
     
  9. Diwrnach

    Diwrnach Grand Master
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    God knows on price, but if they are suing them have a chat and explain its a big job, if they won't end up paying for it bump the price high
     
  10. daveyboy

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    That's a job for soapy applicator and sharp scraper blades
     
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