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Suggestions needed for cleaning old dirty paneling on the wall

Suggestions needed for cleaning old dirty paneling on the wall

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Old 08-29-01, 03:11 PM
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Hi all
I am in the process of cleaning 30-35 year old wood paneling. It is dirty, greasy and dusty. I started to use
orange glo cleaner. My concern is that the orange glo
leaves somewhat of a shine almost oily. I plan on painting the paneling once cleaned. and I need to know if
this would affect the paint. that is, make the paint crack once paint is applied. I also would like to know if anyone
has a suggestion for a cleaning solution. Many Thanks!
 
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Old 09-05-01, 02:54 PM
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Dawnie,
A TSP solution (trisodium phosphate) is a good prep cleaner prior to painting. You can find it at good paint stores. Read the label carefullly.
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Old 09-13-01, 10:32 AM
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Thanks Fred!
 
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