Several methods stand out to me, the boiling water method and using a chemical lacquer stripper. I know there are some problems with using a.
Do I need to take to bare wood to darken the color? Stripper? Sand? Both? How can I determine if it's in fact lacquer or maybe a poly urethane?.
Minwax fl oz Regular Varnish, Lacquer, Shellac Stripper Liquid at Lowe's. Minwax Furniture Refinisher easily dissolves old varnish, lacquer, and shellac.
Varnish, lacquer, shellac and other clear coats are applied to protect wood furniture I prefer a water-based product by 3M called Safest Stripper, which enables.