How to Hang Paste The Wall Wallpaper

 

 

 

 

Wallpaper used in video - Linden Beige and White Wallpaper

 

 

Tools you'll need

 

- Wall Filler

- Stanley Knife

- Scissors

- Wallpaper Paste

- Plumb Line

- Scraper

- Tape Measure

- Brush

- Sand Paper

- Smoother

- Roller Smoother

 

 

Instructions

 

Prepare your Wall

 

- Fill and sand any imperfections on your wall

- Clean the wall with detergent or sugar soap

 

Line up and Paper

 

- Measure 50cm out from your starting point for your plumb line

- Apply the paste directly to the wall and hang your roll

- Match your first drop to your plumb line and allow for extra wallpaper for trimming

- Once applied smooth out your wallpaper and trim

- Match the pattern by sliding in to place

- For internal corners, apply your wallpaper and smooth in to the corner of your wall

- For External corners, apply and wrap around your corner, the smooth on to your wall

 

 

How to Wallpaper around Plugs & Sockets

 

- Switch off the mains power in your home before starting

- Trace the contour of the socket and an 'x' then cut along and trim

- Push the paper behind the Socket fitting and then screw back in to place

 

How to Paper your Fireplace

 

- Start in the centre and work your way out

- Use small sharp scissors or a knife to make lots of small cuts

- If the paste becomes dry, just apply a little more

- Remove any excess paste with a damp cloth

 

Relax & Enjoy

 

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