tricks and tips
Nail Polish Canvas - Applying nail polish is just making a painting. Each stroke is well-calculated, yet contains a relatively high margin for error. By applying a thin layer of petroleum jelly on your nails before polishing, you have the luxury of making mistakes with your nail polish. You can simply wipe of the errors, when your nails dry, then reapply the nail polish.
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Remove old paint from metal: A long, hot, sudsy soak in a crockpot with water and a bit of liquid detergent to break the paint bond. More often than not, you can slide all the cooked paint layers off with your fingers. A scrubbing with a nylon brush removes the stubborn bits. A beeswax furniture polish after stripping, or a nonabrasive polish like Flitz or Maas can restore the sheen to solid brass or thickly plated hardware.
To remove old paint from hardware easily.
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