removing wall paper paste

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Old 12-29-09, 12:41 PM
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removing wall paper paste

How do you remove wallpaper paste once you have already gone over it with a primer?
 
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Old 12-29-09, 01:06 PM
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The paste should be removed before the primer is applied.

At this point, there isn't much you can do other sand [maybe scrape a little] and reprime. Most any solvent based primer will seal wallpaper adhesive. Zinnser's Gardz is the only latex primer that will do a good job of sealing the adhesive.
 
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