Brick Paver Sealer Remover and Stripping Instructions
Brick pavers can make beautiful exterior surfaces from driveways and sidewalks to patios and landscape walls. Sealing brick pavers can enhance their natural beauty and provide lasting protection from Mother Nature.
There are many types of brick paver sealers. Water based, oil based, and acrylic sealers are just a few examples. They can come in many finishes from matte to a glossy “wet look.” No brick paver sealer will last forever so maintenance becomes a necessity.
When an old brick paver sealer simply wears off and fades away the surface can be cleaned and refinished with a new brick paver sealer. But sometimes brick paver sealers can fail prematurely. This happens for several reasons.
Over application is a common occurrence. This causes the brick paver sealer to turn white or yellow as it becomes an eyesore. A cheap or inferior paver sealer may also fail before you expect it to. Moisture is also an enemy of a brick paver sealer and can cause a sealer to fail.
When a brick paver sealer fails it is necessary to remove it before you can reapply and a new coat of paver sealer. RAD PaintStrip Brick Paver Sealer Remover is the only product on the market that will remove most acrylic “wet look” brick paver sealers.
This brick paver sealer remover is user-friendly and applies in a few easy steps.
1. Roll the brick paver sealer remover onto the failed sealer. Best to apply in sections of about 100 sq. feet at a time. This will allow the stripper to stay active and not dry out.
2. Let the sealer remover dwell on the failed paver sealer for 15-20 minutes.
3. Pressure wash the brick paver surface. Reapply to stubborn areas as needed.
Brick paver sealer remover coverage rates can vary depending on the sealer being removed. Check the coverage rates for the product you use. Always follow the manufacturers instructions and wear protective gear when handling.
After all the existing failed brick paver sealer is removed rinse the surface thoroughly and let the brick pavers dry for 1-2 days prior to re-sealing.
Keeping your brick pavers sealed and maintained improves their appearance and longevity. It is a great way to protect your investment and by following these guidelines and using a quality brick paver sealer remover it can be an easy weekend project.
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