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Warm Tape, Better Stick

If blue painter's tape isn't coming off the roll easily, place the tape in the microwave for 20 to 25 seconds. That's enough to soften the glue and allow the tape to pull off easily. Warmed tape is also better at stopping paint from bleeding under the edge.

Stephen Miller, Batavia, NY
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