You can wash your tools with water after gluing with water-based adhesives. Clean your tools with acetone or xylene after using solvent-based glues. These can also be used to remove glue stains, but start by ensuring that the product is suitable for the surface in question.

Kiilto Maalarinpesu cleaner is ideal for cleaning surfaces before painting. After using oil-based paints, clean your brushes with Kiilto Mineraalitärpätti white spirit.