How to remove the smell of paint on a piece of furniture?
If some resort to a plate filled with salt to drive away the paint odors, others will resort to a glass of warm milk. Thus placed in a room, hot milk has the particularity of absorbing paint odors.
The dangers of paint for health, it is important to read the components of your paint carefully! A paint for the exterior of your house or for your shutters may not be suitable for your interior walls!
Petroleum and its derivatives, metals, minerals such as arsenic can appear in these components. In order to limit the dangers of paint, the best thing to do is to trust a certified manufacturer and take the time to check the packaging.
However, it is the presence of glycol ethers that constitutes the main risk of these paints, due to their long-term haematotoxicity, and their toxicity for reproduction. Water-based paint, an odorless paint but not without danger:
It is magic! Some natural paints can be offered in powder form. They are without preservatives and must be mixed with water by the applicator. The transport of this type of packaging requires less energy, since it avoids the unnecessary movement of large quantities of liters of water.