Home Strip Paint and Varnish Remover

For easy removal of oil based paints without harsh solvents, caustics, or fumes try Home Strip Paint and Varnish Remover by EcoSolve Americas. Home Strip is a water based gel stripper that can be safely used indoors with minimal ventilation and no extensive protective equipment required. Paint removal has never been this safe Home Strip and other EcoSolve products are EcoLogo Certified as safe and effective alternatives to chemical paint stripping we have done the work so you don’t have to! Our high performance water based technology is truly superior to other ‘eco’ strippers and is made with sustainable water soluble ingredients. Watch this test demo to see Home Strip Paint and Varnish Remover strip exterior oil based paint from wood in just 20 minutes! For more info on Home Strip and other Eco-Preferable products from EcoSolve please visit http://www.ecosolveamericas.com/

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Home Improvement Projects for the New Year








Motivated by the sense of a fresh start for tackling those home improvement projects that never got done the year before, many DIYers have a wish list of to-dos primarily inspired by the latest trends in design and remodeling. Your to-do list can be done with a little know how and a lot of planning. Follow this link for some pointers on some of the most common DIY projects being tackled this year. Everything from garage organization systems, to updating lighting, and renovations in the kitchen and bath. http://www.doityourself.com/stry/5-home-improvement-projects-for-the-new-year?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=newsletter&utm_medium=Email&utm_source=ExactTarget&utm_campaign=#.UTZljlcUN2R For great DIY tips on everything to do with paint, stains, and refinishing projects subscribe to the EcoSolve Blog. We have information coming out of our ears on ways to save money, work safe, and work smart on all kinds of DIY home projects. Get the info you need to get the job done right! http://cfisher-courtneysblog.blogspot.ca/


Home Strip Paint and Varnish Remover

Home Strip Paint and Varnish Remover is the water based gel paint stripper everyone is trying. Now you can do your paint removal projects all year round with safe products from EcoSolve Americas. Home Strip Paint and Varnish Remover can be safely used indoors with minimal ventilation because not only is it solvent and caustic free its EcoLogo Certified as a safe alternative to chemical paint stripping. No toxic fumes or burn hazards and you can get the results your looking for. Find out more about Home Strip, other safe solutions from EcoSolve, and where to buy please visit http://www.ecosolveamericas.com/

Home Strip Paint and Varnish Remover can safely remove multiple coatings and finishes including

  • Lead-based paints (with lead safe work practices)
  • Oil-based paints
  • Solvent-based paints
  • Water-based paints & emulsions Polyurethane’s
  • Stains
  • Varnishes and waxes
  • Fire-resistant paints
  • Certain plastic coatings
  • Rust-preventative surface coatings and more

Home Strip Paint and Varnish Remover can safely remove these types of coatings and more from all types of surfaces with no damage to the substrate including

  • All hard woods
  • All soft woods
  • All metals, including soft metals such as Aluminum, brass and copper.
  • Stone (including very soft porous stone)
  • Brick
  • Marble
  • Concrete
  • Plastered surfaces
  • Most plastics and fiberglass

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Graffiti Go!

Graffiti Go can clean up and remove all types of graffiti damage safely from multiple surfaces! Watch this product demo and see Graffiti Go inaction fast and effective replacing harsh cleaners and solvents. Graffiti Go is water based product from EcoSolve Americas and EcoLogo Certified as a safe alternative to chemical paint removal. This easy to use all-round product simultaneously does the work for which several different products would have been necessary in the past. With no fume or burn hazards Graffiti Go can be safely used anywhere by anyone with the quality performance you would expect from EcoSolve.

Graffiti Go will remove…

  • All paints including car spray paints
  • A wide variety of decals
  • Graffiti shadow
  • Leather dye
  • Marker pens
  • Crayons
  • Fly-posters
  • Chewing gum and more!!!

Make your work space a safe place with Graffiti Go! For info on Graffiti Go and other safe solutions from EcoSolve please visit http://www.ecosolveamericas.com

Renovate Right The Rules of Lead Safety








The RRP rule applies to residential renovation, repair, and painting on properties built before 1978. Homes built before 1978 where commonly painted with lead based paint 30 years later that paint starts to chip and crack causing all kinds of health concerns for you and your family. Contractors, landlords, and property managers are subject to the RRP rule, although individual homeowners and tenants doing work on their personal residence are exempt. The EPA found that 60% of firms inspected in 2011 had not yet been certified to perform RRP work. It’s not fear of fines that should motivate contractors to comply with lead safety rules but the people they can seriously harm on the receiving end of lead paint dust. NAHB (National Association of Home Builders) maintains an online database on RRP compliance, training, and certification requirements members can access this info for free. For full article, links to NAHB RRP info, and a list of states that self enforce RRP rules follow the link http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/21473/uptick-expected-in-lead-paint-rule-enforcement If you own a home built before 1978 and want to conduct repairs to damaged paint or renovate always test for lead first. You can purchase easy to use lead test kits in most hardware stores and know exactly what your dealing with. If you have lead paint in your home and need to remove it hiring a certified contractor is a safe option but not everyone can afford to do this. EcoSolve Americas provides affordable paint removal products that can safely remove lead paint when safe lead paint removal procedures are carefully followed. Check out this EcoSolve Blog on recommended EPA lead removal practices and stay safe! http://cfisher-courtneysblog.blogspot.ca/2012/06/working-safe-with-lead-based-paint.html EcoSolve’s Home Strip Paint and Varnish Remover can effectively remove lead paint without creating dust by encasing the contaminated material and keeping it wet while softening for easier removal. Home Strip is a water based gel stripper that has been EcoLogo Certified as a safe alternative to chemical stripping. For more info on EcoSolve and there safe solutions for paint removal please visit http://www.ecosolveamericas.com/

The Green Building Movement: What Shade of Green are You?

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Several years ago I never thought the green building market would ever grow this large, this fast. As I now see these various green groups forming their own identities, I realize that we are still just at the tip of the iceberg. Just as market forces have begun to separate the design and construction community into various shades of green, the very same forces have caused the building product manufacturing companies to respond accordingly. There are now products produced for every shade of green that is buying. To walk the floor and see all of the amazing pieces of green building products/technology, produced for all of the shades of these green groups, and to see how it has evolved over the years, is truly amazing to behold. Follow this link for a break down on the various levels of green and see what shade you are http://blog.greenwizard.com/wp/2012/12/the-evolving-green-building-market-greenbuild-2012/?goback=.gde_1903058_member_192170519 No matter what level of green you are EcoSolve Americas has green products you can trust. Certified safe alternatives for paint and coating removers as well as a new line of bio-enzyme cleaners and water management technologies coming soon. For more information on EcoSolve and certified Eco-preferable products visit http://www.ecosolveamericas.com/ Find our EcoLogo Certified product listing here http://www.ecologo.org/en/participatingcompanies/details.asp?client_id=590

Lead Based Paint in Homes Still a Threat







Lead paint is the single greatest environmental threat to children ages 6 and younger according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). It’s also dangerous to adults and if you’re in the market to remodel or renovate your home you should heed experts advice. If your home was built before 1978 you could have lead paint in the underlying layers on your home. Disturbed or damaged painted areas can release toxic lead dust particles into the air. Lead poisoning is 100% preventable if you know what to look for and what to do. You can get your home and your child tested for lead. The EPA has some great recommendations. Follow this link for full article and links to EPA’s recommendation list to keep you and your family safe from lead poisoning. http://www.wmbfnews.com/story/19906086/lead-paint?goback=.gde_3780205_member_180096174 EcoSolve Americas has safe water based gel strippers that coat the material being stripped and keep it wet for dust free paint removal. Never dry scrape or sand possible lead paint in homes built before 1978 always test for lead paint first. Follow the EcoSolve Blog http://cfisher-courtneysblog.blogspot.ca/ for great tips on how you can test your home for lead paint, DIY painting tips, and safety precautions you can take to make next home remodel or renovation a safe one for everyone. For more info on EcoSolve and their brand of Tough Not Toxic paint removal products visit http://www.ecosolveamericas.com/