“By failing to prepare, you’re preparing to fail”

Up-cycling furniture is not just a trend; it’s an art form that breathes new life into old pieces, transforming them into unique and stylish creations. One of the key secrets to achieving a flawless finish lies in the preparation of the furniture surface. In this blog post, we’ll unveil the up-cycler’s secret weapon – a pH-neutral, safe, and decontaminating furniture surface preparation cleaner that will elevate your up-cycling game to new heights.

Understanding the Importance of Surface Preparation:

Before diving into the details of the perfect furniture surface preparation cleaner, let’s acknowledge the significance of proper preparation. Prepping the surface is the foundation of any successful up-cycling project. It ensures better paint adhesion, a smoother finish, and an overall professional look to your revamped furniture.

The Upcycler’s Dream Cleaner:

Meet the unsung hero of your up-cycling toolkit – a pH-neutral and contaminant-busting furniture surface preparation cleaner. Unlike harsh chemical cleaners that may damage surfaces or leave behind residue, this gentle yet powerful cleaner is designed specifically for up-cyclers who care about both the environment and the quality of their work.

Key Features of the Perfect Cleaner:

pH-Neutral Formula:

A pH-neutral cleaner is gentle on a variety of surfaces, from wood to metal, ensuring that it won’t compromise the integrity of your furniture. This feature is crucial for preserving the natural beauty of the piece you’re up-cycling.

Safe and Environmentally Friendly:

  • Opt for a cleaner that is safe for both you and the environment. Look for labels that boast eco-friendly, non-toxic, and biodegradable properties.  Eco Solutions Painters Prep ensures that you’re not introducing harmful chemicals into your living space or the world around you.

Decontamination Power:

  • The perfect furniture surface preparation cleaner goes beyond mere cleaning; it decontaminates the surface, removing any lingering residues, oils, or substances that might interfere with the paint adhesion. This sets the stage for a flawless paint job.

How to Use Painters Prep:

  • Apply Liberally: Use a soft cloth or sponge to apply the cleaner liberally to the furniture surface. Ensure that you cover the entire area you plan to paint.
  • Wait and Let It Work: Allow the cleaner to sit for a few minutes. This dwell time allows it to penetrate and break down contaminants effectively.

Wipe Away: Using a clean, damp cloth, wipe away the cleaner along with any loosened contaminants. You’ll be left with a surface that’s not just clean but also primed for your up-cycling masterpiece.


Elevate your up-cycling game by incorporating the perfect furniture surface preparation cleaner into your routine. With its pH-neutral, safe, and decontaminating properties, this unsung hero will ensure that your up-cycled pieces not only look stunning but also stand the test of time. Say goodbye to harsh chemicals and hello to a new era of eco-conscious up-cycling! Your furniture transformations will never be the same again.

Where can I buy Eco Solutions Painters Prep?

Our Home and Trade Strip product stockists can be found here. Any issues getting hold of Painters Prep, please drop us a message, and we can direct you to our nearest supplier.


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