Painting over wall paper

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Old 03-25-04, 06:40 AM
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Is it possible to paint over wall paper and what steps should I take to prepare my wall.
 
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Old 03-25-04, 01:37 PM
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I don't recommend it. It could easily lead to failure in the future.
 
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Old 03-26-04, 04:26 AM
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only in rare circumstances

Its always best to remove the paper. The moisture from the paint will loosen the paste, causing the paper to fail. Then you have a real mess!
 
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Old 03-26-04, 04:27 AM
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Thanks. I'll remove it first.
 
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