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03-22-19, 07:59 AM
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I am not sure that I fully understand the scope...

I am not sure that I fully understand the scope of your project; however, I see that you have no replies so I will attempt to advise you.
As best I can underststand your situation, you wish to...
02-01-19, 07:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 468
Posted By papernpaste

Talking Here's what to do

After removing the wallcovering, itself, re-wet the wall, preferably with a small garden sprayer. Put rolled up old towels if you have any along the baseboard. Then, if you have any long runs of...
01-26-19, 07:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 412
Posted By papernpaste

Wink Different adhesives for different products is the...

Different adhesives for different products is the general rule, though. The heavier the product, the more aggressive the choice of adhesive. Most paper murals must be hung with Cellulose. Most...
01-26-19, 07:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 412
Posted By papernpaste

FYI, Mark, Cellulose paste is a "must use"...

FYI, Mark, Cellulose paste is a "must use" adhesive for any mural unless it is a really heavy-duty printed-on-vinyl mural

All other "paper" murals need cellulose paste adhesive. Nice effort to...
01-26-19, 07:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 412
Posted By papernpaste

Advice

Please do NOT use what would be considered Pre-mixed regular wallpaper adhesive. It will ruin the print.

You can purchase CELLULOSE adhesive. This type of "mural" adhesive is usually not available...
12-31-18, 12:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 707
Posted By papernpaste

I agree but, most homeowners/ DIYers aren't going...

I agree but, most homeowners/ DIYers aren't going there. Then, moldings and flooring become issues. Without some advanced degree of mechanical aptitude, not to mention additional funds for tools...
12-30-18, 07:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 707
Posted By papernpaste

After soaking the wall with removal solution,...

After soaking the wall with removal solution, cover the wet surface with painter's plastic sheeting. This will prevent the solution from drying on the wall while it is attacking the adhesive. ...
12-09-18, 06:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 688
Posted By papernpaste

video link (sort of)

Go to YouTube; search the words after the = sign, below; 3 videos will appear that should clarify things for you.

search_query=installing+wallcovering+on+an+uneven+corner
12-08-18, 06:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 688
Posted By papernpaste

If you have any additional questions or need...

If you have any additional questions or need clarification, don't hesitate...
12-06-18, 12:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 688
Posted By papernpaste

Talking Try this

When papering around or within a corner like that, I recommend doing what you have done but, instead of completing the corner as you have, paper your left piece in the normal fashion, leaving a...
11-30-18, 07:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 975
Posted By papernpaste

Offering my two cents, the old green paint is...

Offering my two cents, the old green paint is oil-based and the tan and white layers, probably, water based or latex based paint. They do not bond without a coat of primer that can be oil-based but,...
11-29-18, 09:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 445
Posted By papernpaste

Smile fairly easy fix is possible

They are machine punctures.
If you wish to make them "go away," I recommend these steps:

If you have any wallcovering scraps in what could be called selvage or left over, take it to a paint...
11-02-18, 12:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 550
Posted By papernpaste

This MAY be what you are looking for.

Makes me wonder, sometimes, whether people actually read.
This site used to have hard-to-find stuff. I haven't actually looked over the site. I simply "Googled" what you asked for.
good luck
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04-13-18, 08:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,962
Posted By papernpaste

Many people use the term "sizing" to mean many...

Many people use the term "sizing" to mean many things. There is sizing which is simply watered-down adhesive. In some cases, it does assist in installation. When the paper is wet either after...
04-12-18, 06:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,962
Posted By papernpaste

No matter what I begin to tackle, I've learned to...

No matter what I begin to tackle, I've learned to check the Internet of Things, thoroughly. There is a product made by Zinsser that is called Gardz that may save you a step in your situation. Gardz...
04-11-18, 07:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,962
Posted By papernpaste

I've never seen wallpaper packaged without a...

I've never seen wallpaper packaged without a small direction sheet (sometimes on the back of the Brand label. Almost always, the directions for wallcoverings state that the walls should include the...
11-04-17, 06:22 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,590
Posted By papernpaste

Primer may be the key

Roman Brand Primer R-35 or R-39 is a primer that dries with a tack. I've used it in the past to prime glass mirrors on a wall in a restaurant, prior to applying wallcoverings.
Scuff the surface...
06-29-17, 06:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,367
Posted By papernpaste

You are correct. If your handy with a brush,...

You are correct. If your handy with a brush, there should be any major issues. It IS runny/thin so I instructed on the side of caution. If you're using a good brush, clean thoroughly with a brush...
06-28-17, 12:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,367
Posted By papernpaste

You don't have to skim coat.

You just need the right solution to soften and remove the residual paste. Back then, fabric-backed vinyl was installed with clay-based paste adhesive. It probably looks tan or brown. Having aged...
11-29-16, 06:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,970
Posted By papernpaste

Talking Try this, too

Once your towels are laid down along the baseboard, use a garden sprayer starting top-down. Soak the surface but not so much as to have it streaming down the walls. Work with 3-5 feet width at a...
10-05-16, 03:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,310
Posted By papernpaste

Fencing Complete.

I decided to use 1x6 Pressure Treated. Mission accomplished. Thanks for all of the input. I'll post some pictures as soon as I have some time to upload them.
05-11-16, 06:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,019
Posted By papernpaste

Sirk, I mentioned that "Safe-and-Simple" is a...

Sirk, I mentioned that "Safe-and-Simple" is a California Product so this should allay your concerns about it being a "chemical". Non-toxic, biodegradable, not an enzyme, has no smell, pet-and-people...
05-10-16, 06:05 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,019
Posted By papernpaste

As is always the case, having the right products...

As is always the case, having the right products and tools may make the removal job a lot easier. When removing wallcoverings from plaster walls, you won't have the problem of damaging the substrate...
Replies: 17
Views: 25,572
Posted By papernpaste

Probably the normal look...

after one coat of latex paint. That's my guess. I'm always obsessing over divots and nail pops so, this "discolorations", imo, are nothing more than the normal after one coat of finish paint. The...
Replies: 9
Views: 637
Posted By papernpaste

Well, that definitely sounds too involved for me...

Well, that definitely sounds too involved for me to delve into. I've already finished the surround with river rock and mortar. I'm going to have to leave it as it is. I had really hoped to set a...
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