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5 Basic Tips When Choosing Hardwood Flooring Are you having trouble starting to wonder what to look for when deciding what hardwood flooring to choose? There are so many questions and several things to consider prior to choosing hardwood flooring for your home. Before you rush out shopping for on hardwood flooring, this article will illustrate to you some basic tips you should ask yourself before making your flooring investment. Timeless beauty, clean lines, strength and durability as well as the ease of cleaning and the classic look make hardwood flooring the perfect choice for your home. No matter what your personal style is, there is a flooring choice for you because of the unlimited selection available. But before you rush out shopping for your hardwood flooring, keep these tips in mind. Tip 1 Set a budget for yourself. Having a wide variety of flooring to choose from is great, but the downside is that it is easy to get overwhelmed quickly, and this makes you very susceptible

How to remove cement splatter from door and window frames easily

Different ways to remove cement plaster splatter from door and window frames

Cement plaster splatter always disturbs and it is very difficult to remove. but don't worry here are few tips and tricks to to remove splatter of cement easily.
In this article you will learn some different ways to remove cement splatter from door and window frames. These ways, I am going to share with you will work on both wood or metal door and window frames.
    In my case, I supposed to a metal frame and as you can see in the image below its cover with plaster as well as cement. 

how to remove cement
splatter of cement coverd to door frame


First method to remove cement

first method is to use a metal patti or patra which is used to apply putty on the walls , this method is widely used.
you can use this Paint removig tool to remove cement from window and door frames.


    All you need to do is start scraping it slowly and let the edges bit out all the plaster from the frame. If the layer of plaster splatter and cement is thin then this method works like a charm and you can wet the surface to ease it. 
    what in the upper side the layer is thick and if you going to scrape the thick layer then it will damage the patti. for that you need to use a different method , as you can see on the sides the layer is too thick. 

Second method to remove splatter of cement.

To remove the thick layer use a hammer or a chisel , gently tap the plaster layer and it will come off. Do take extra care while doing this , that don't apply too much force to tap it otherwise you will damage the frame. As you can see the thick layer is removed and just thin layer remain which will be scraped off with the help of metal patti.

      chisel to remove thick cement

This hammer you can use to remove cement.


Third way to remove splatter of cement

Let me show you another way which also works on the thick layer am showing you this on another place where the layer is little less thick then the last one. for this you need to use a cutting wheel which is used on a angle grinder , can use a grinding wheel too if you want. but i'll recommend to use a cutting wheel, all you need to do is rub the plaster off with the help of the cutting wheel.
    as you will see how easily the plaster/cement is removed with the help of the cutting wheel. If the desired result is not achieved then you can use a sandpaper of 150 or 200 grit size. Cutting wheel can be use on both thick and thin layer, let me help you on the thin layer, how it works?

you will see the results, if the metal pati is not able to remove the plaster then you can use cutting wheel instead

after scraping off all the plaster/cement do use a wet scrubber to get even more cleaned surface

How to remove cement plaster splatter from the window, door frames and roof video:

watch this video to more detials


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