How can I remove acid graffiti from a glass window without replacing it?

Liked this question? Tell your friends about it

3 Answers

Order by
Oldest to Newest
Newest to Oldest

I have a friend who bought this glass scratch removal set that seems to work on everything. I think it seems like a really great investment and is much cheaper than replacing your windows! Check it out here. Good luck!

I hired Etch Busters to fix mine and they did it for I think half the price to replace them.  they are in los angeles. i think.  they did a good job

ETCH BUSTERS removes all scratches and acid graffiti damage from your glass windows for 1/2 the price to replace. Very GREEN!

Y ou can only rinse the acid as soon as it is discovered.  Diluting the acid will stop the action and reduce the amount of damage to the glass.  Once the glass is damaged there is nothing you can do, yourself, to get that glass back to normal.  I recommend using a professional glass restoration company such as RapidRenu in San Francisco.

Be wary of home remedies :  You will hear that you can use vinegar -- only recommended for salads.  You will hear that you can use steel wool (fine gauge).  This will give you acid etch with very fine scratches around it.  The time and energy you would have to put in to attempt to repair the damaged glass is extensive. 

You will also be told that the only remedy is to replace the glass.  That is a very expensive and wasteful alternative.

Related Questions

Other people asked questions on similar topics, check out the answers they received:

Asked: How to report graffiti, Oakland, CA 94622

how to report graffiti, Oakland, CA 94622

Asked: I broke my glasses and can’t find a replacement ...

I broke my glasses and can’t find a replacement. Can anybody help? Kenmark 56-18-140 Wine (Gallery Venice)

Asked: How do you remove factory stickers on New Tempered ...

How do you remove factory stickers on New Tempered Glass?

Ask a Question... We'll forward it to people who know

More Questions

Has Castle windows and doors in Mt Laurel NJ filed for chapter eleven

Are you referring to Home Castle windows and doors. Their vinyl replacement windows are quite good.

Are all windows currently manufactured required to ...

There's two numbers to look for. Without going into everything, just make sure those two numbers are 30 or under and you have you an energy smart window eligible for a tax credit. Low E glass , argon gas between the panes and a tight seal make for an energy efficient window.

How do you remove factory stickers on New Tempered Glass?

Removing matrial are available at market go angd buy . Custom printed stickers

The best window replacement for the money

Theres a lot of different places you can go to and have your <a href="">window replacement in washington dc</a> that do a really good job. I know I have a few friends that got really good services!