Removing a Sitecore instance is usually a pretty painless affair. On a day-to-day basis you have a few options open to you.
One of the easiest options is to just use Windows. For every Sitecore instance you create, an entry will be made in the program files. To remove an instance, go to Control Panel -> Programs & Features, and find your Sitecore instance entry, as seen below:
You can also uninstall a Sitecore instance through the installation executable:
Or, probably my preference via the Sitecore Instance Manager:
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