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Wallpapering

Wallpapering

Hanging wallpaper may look like a difficult task, that starts with preparing the walls or removing the old wallpaper. Each kind of wallpaper requires a different treatment. But our step-by-step instructions show you exactly what to do at each stage. You’ll also find detailed step-by-step instructions for hanging your new wallpaper. Problems with air bubbles under the wallpaper? You’ll find the solution in our step-by-step instructions!

Just click on one of our step-by-step instructions or DIY tips and you’ll be able to get started right away!

How to wallpaper

How to wallpaper

Wallpapering is a great way to quickly give your home a new look. Wallpaper is available in many different colors and patterns, and in different grades.

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How to remove wallpaper

How to remove wallpaper

You want to replace the wallpaper in your home. Of course you can get a specialist to do the job, but it’s also easy enough to do it yourself.

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Wallpaper without airbubbles

Wallpaper without airbubbles

If your new wallpaper has air bubbles, use a hobby knife or razor blade to make a small cut in the wallpaper. Then insert a small amount of new wallpaper paste using a fine artist's paint brush. Press the paper down thoroughly, and remove excess paste with a damp cloth.

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Perfectly vertical wallpapering

Perfectly vertical wallpapering

Make a plumb line by tying a weight to a piece of string and hanging it from a nail in the wall. Next make marks on the wall at the top and bottom of the line. Then you can use these marks as reference points to get your first strip of wallpaper perfectly vertical.

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Wallpaper without airbubbles

Wallpaper without airbubbles

If your new wallpaper has air bubbles, use a hobby knife or razor blade to make a small cut in the wallpaper. Then insert a small amount of new wallpaper paste using a fine artist's paint brush. Press the paper down thoroughly, and remove excess paste with a damp cloth.

Perfectly vertical wallpapering

Perfectly vertical wallpapering

Make a plumb line by tying a weight to a piece of string and hanging it from a nail in the wall. Next make marks on the wall at the top and bottom of the line. Then you can use these marks as reference points to get your first strip of wallpaper perfectly vertical.

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