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Paper Hanging: Hanging Borders and Papering Ceilings

Borders: Patterned wallpaper borders are sold by the yard and usually they are supplied in the form of a sheet on which the pattern is repeated and it will be necessary to cut the sheet into strips before pasting and … Continue reading

27. July 2011 by admin
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Wallpaper Hanging: Guide to Putting Up Wallpaper

While the paper is soaking the hanging tools and steps can be placed in position for hanging the first roll. The tools required for this part of the job are the smoothing brush, paper-scissors and a clean sponge or dry … Continue reading

27. July 2011 by admin
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How to Hang Wallpaper: Matching, Aligning and Pasting

Matching, aligning and pasting 1. Cut the paper into lengths about 100 mm (4 in) longer than the height of the wall to allow for trimming later. Patterned papers must be matched as the lengths are cut. In set patterns, … Continue reading

22. June 2011 by admin
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How to Wallpaper Around Doors, Windows, Switches and Sockets

Papering Tricky Areas Window recesses Follow the numbered sequence in the diagram, allowing for small overlaps where indicated by the dotted line. Cut a special piece of paper for area 3 with small overlaps to tuck behind 1 and 4. … Continue reading

13. June 2011 by admin
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How to Wallpaper: Tools and Tips

How to hang wallpaper Hanging wallpaper is not difficult, but it is essential that you apply it to a properly prepared surface, otherwise imperfections in the wall will be obvious and your efforts will be wasted.   Before you start … Continue reading

13. June 2011 by admin
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How to Choose a Wallpaper

Choosing wallcoverings Walls can be decorated in many different ways, but one of the simplest and quickest ways to bring about a change of scene is to hang a wallcovering — there is a wide choice available. Standard wallpaper is … Continue reading

13. June 2011 by admin
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Wallpapering Ceilings and Difficult Areas

Papering a Ceiling The basic method is the same as that for papering walls. Work away from the light, marking a line across the ceiling the width of the paper, less 1cm/1/2in for overlap. Cut a length of paper, allowing … Continue reading

03. June 2011 by admin
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Hanging Wallpaper Top Tips

Hanging Wallpaper When you buy your wallpaper ensure that an extra roll with the same batch number will be available. Otherwise, if you need to buy more you may end up with a roll bearing a different batch number and … Continue reading

02. June 2011 by admin
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