D > My wood exterior shutters (new house) are badly in need of repainting.
D > They're on the second floor windows.
D > Can anyone recommend a good way to strip the paint prior to repainting?
D > A lot of it is blistered or peeling off. Because of the slats, I'm
D > reluctant to go the old brute force sandpaper and scraper route that
D > I've used on garage doors.
Sort of a tangent to your problem but it could be the problem. Years
ago we replaced and added shutters to the house -- white woodgrained
plastic which we painted a burgundy. Thought the paint applied a
little strangely but figure it was because plastic. Let dry overnight
and next morning -- how come when picked up some of the paint came
right off?? Found out later there are paintable shutters and
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