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allstetic2

09:17AM | 10/03/06
Member Since: 10/02/06
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What can I use to get set in grease off a kitchen wall? The home was built in 1957 so god only knows how many layers of paint there are so I want to clean it first. I also need to know what is the best type of paint for a kitchen that is easily cleanable.

5slb6

04:45PM | 10/03/06
Member Since: 07/28/02
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I would wash it with very warm water and ammonia and you may have to wash it twice to get the grease off. Then you will need to prime with a shellac based primer in case some of the grease is still on the walls. The finish paint can be either an acrylic eggshell or semi-gloss to aid in cleaning.
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