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  • Tricia Bates

    Soak old paint brushes in HOT vinegar for 30 minutes and then wash. The old paint will come out and they will be as good as new. Just one of the many ideas Ive found on This Old House - remember this!

  • Mette Thorsen

    Revive Old Paintbrushes - soak in hot vinegar for 30 minutes to remove paint and soften bristles. Wash in hot soapy water then rinse and let dry. Good as new - What a great tip!

  • Debi Julius

    Great tip; need to try this out: Cleaning Paint Brushes ~ Soak old paintbrushes in hot vinegar for 30 minutes and good as new.

  • Beth Kenney

    In this Crazy Life: Tips and Tricks Soak old paint brushes in HOT vinegar for 30 minutes and then wash. The old paint will come out and they will be as good as new. Just one of the many ideas Ive found on This Old House

  • Trinity Batye

    Paint brush tip- Soak gunked-up nylon brushes in hot vinegar for up to 30 minutes to remove paint and soften the bristles. Afterward, wash them in hot, soapy water, brushing off paint as needed, then rinse and let dry—good as new.

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Soak old paintbrushes in hot vinegar for 30 minutes and good as new. Good to know.

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soak old paintbrush in hot vinegar for 30 minutes and good as new! I need to remember this!

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Soak old paint brushes in HOT vinegar for 30 minutes and then wash. The old paint will come out and they will be as good as new. Just one of the many ideas found on This Old House :)

Soak old paint brushes in HOT vinegar for 30 minutes and then wash. The old paint will come out and they will be as good as new.

soak old paintbrush in hot vinegar for 30 minutes and good as new! I need to remember this! crafts

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Soak old paintbrushes in hot vinegar for 30 mins then rinse to get the old paint out. (Lots more tips and tricks in the link.)

My mom swears by vinegar, so much so I'm goin to make sure she's buried with a bottle for the after life! Now I know why, there are a million uses its AMAZING