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How to quickly tear off wallpaper


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If you started repair, then you know that before you paste new wallpaper, be sure to remove the old ones.

With the latter there will be no problems if you adhere to some simple rules.

You will need

  • - steamer-
  • - a spray gun or a construction roller with a cuvette-
  • - hot water-
  • - detergent-
  • - wallpaper paste-
  • - putty knife.



Free the room from furniture and other itemsInterior - carpets, curtains and so on. What can not be done (for example, heavy cabinets), try to move to the middle of the room and cover with cellophane or at least a sheet to protect the object from dust and various kinds of accidents.


Prepare the steamer. It is an appliance that turns the water poured into it into very hot steam. They are easy without any detergents to remove various complex contaminants, to steam the fabric on weight (for example, curtains).


Walk through the steamer on the wallpaper,So that they are properly moistened and soaked in water. In the absence of a steamer, you can use a conventional spray gun or even a roller. The main thing is that the water in the tank should be hot. In it, by the way, you can add a little detergent and quite a bit of wallpaper paste to make the water a little thickened.


Wait 10-15 minutes and start to remove the wallpaper with a spatula. Shoot, starting from the bottom, from floor to ceiling, stripes. If the wallpaper is held firmly - repeat the procedure with stripping / wetting.


If you have a washable wallpaper - buy in the storeBuilding materials special spiked roller. Roll them the wallpaper so that the thorns pierce the outer waterproof coating. Then proceed to soak the wallpaper.


You can use a rather exotic, butVery effective way to steam wallpaper. Find an old, no longer necessary sheet, wet it well in hot water and attach to the wall that you are going to clean of the wallpaper. Then turn on the iron and iron the sheet on the wall until it dries. Impregnated easily wallpaper will be removed with a spatula.

How to quickly tear off wallpaper Was last modified: May 23rd, 2017 By Qeajaasn
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