What is Sugar Soap You ask! As the name suggests, sugar soap is used to ‘’clean’’ walls & other substrates…
What is Sugar Soap You ask!
As the name suggests, sugar soap is used to ‘’clean’’ walls & other substrates for the purpose of decorating them. Don’t get fooled by the name ‘’Sugar soap’’ as there is no sugar in it but its granulated appearance in powder form gives it that name.
Companies use different formulas for the preparation of these soaps. It is a detergent for washing walls containing some skin irritating ingredients in it.
Sugar soap is an “OK” cleaner & it’s relatively cheap, it’s used for cleaning down interior wood work, interior walls & ceilings in pre painting preparation.
Sugar Soap Vs Our GO TO brand & Why!
HG intensive cleaner for painting without sanding is also suitable for removing stains from dirty paintwork caused by nicotine or atmospheric dirt. This paint cleaner can be used both inside and outside. HG intensive cleaner for painting without sanding is also available in a ready-to-use package, the perfect pre paint cleaner for small paintjobs.
Follow the steps below for correct use of HG intensive cleaner for painting without sanding (1L).
Top Tip – We use this as a 9 to 1 mix ration, 9 parts warm water to 1 part HG Cleaner. We use this cleaner on our kitchen cabinets, we use the HG Grease remover for around the cooker hubs onsite.
The HG cleaner will cost you a few more quid than the sugar soap but you’ll get better results as the HG product penetrates the surface better and lifts out the dirt and grime that you can’t see.
Using the HG Cleaner will insure the perfect base for your painting project. You will have a sound, clean base.
We as a company only use great quality products & this is one of them, we wouldn’t recommend something to you that isn’t what we say it is.