Helps to ensure an ideal surface before hanging wallpaper to resist peeling.
Prevents damage to drywall by binding and sealing surface.
Also blocks dark colors and patters from showing through paper.
Has superior bonding properties so there is no need for deglossing previously painted surfaces.
Generally comes in a water-based acrylic formulation.
Wallpaper Activator Adhesive
Ready-to-use product that promotes adhesion and acts as a wetting agent.
Gives excellent slip for matching patterns.
Helps prevent seam pops.
Eliminates water trays.
Enables wallpaper to adhere to wall.
Water soluble, so cleans up with soap and water.
Special formulas designed for boarders where vinyl to vinyl adhesion is needed.
Some have tinting agent that ensures complete coverage.
Be sure to check the kind of paper before you sell the paste. Some coverings require wheat paste, while others use liquid vinyl adhesive or a vinyl paste.
A liquid spray-on solution that uses enzymes to break down the paste and destroy its adhesive strength.
Also available in a water-based gel formulations that can be applied with a brush or roller.
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