Catherine Brooks
  • Female
  • Reston, VA
  • United States
Share on Facebook Share on Facebook Share

Catherine Brooks's Groups

Catherine Brooks's Discussions

Nasty Paint on Wood Framing Around Aluminum Window Sashes
1 Reply

Gregory Macneil's article, "Getting Under Second Skins" focused on prepping and repainting the wood shingles discovered under old vinyl siding. He doesn't mention what he did with the old wood frames…Continue

Tags: lead paint on window frames

Started this discussion. Last reply by Catherine Brooks Jul 27, 2017.

Infrared Paint Removal - A Safer, Gentler, Greener Method
1 Reply

Paint stripping is often quickly glossed over in the full scope of renovation of old homes and buildings. Keeping safe while doing it is a serious matter, especially if children and pregnant women…Continue

Tags: green paint remover, lead paint removal, Speedheater, infrared paint remover, safe paint removal

Started this discussion. Last reply by Lair Tienter Sep 13, 2009.


Catherine Brooks's Page

Profile Information

Tell us about yourself:
Started a small company, Eco-Strip LLC to sell the new technology of Speedheater Infrared Paint Remover designed and manufactured in Sweden.
Tell us about your old-house experiences and dreams:
Sadly, we power washed our old cottage before we knew about the wood damage it caused. Now we consult with homeowners wanting a gentler, leadsafe method to get old lead-based paint off interior woodwork and clapboards.

Comment Wall

  • No comments yet!

You need to be a member of My Old House Online to add comments!

Join My Old House Online


Get Connected:

Follow Us on Twitter We're on Facebook!



© 2018   Created by Community Host.   Powered by

Old Houses | Restoration Products  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service