Sticking wallpaper without the help of specialists
Having started a repair, many are looking forward to the perfect result, because there are so many scattered things in the house, a lot of dust and, in a word, a complete mess. One of the "stages" of repair is gluing wallpaper. Not such a complicated procedure, but it will require certain knowledge and skills.
If finances allow, you can entrust this business to experienced specialists. But it’s not difficult to stick wallpaper on the walls on your own without spending extra money on hiring employees.
When choosing wallpaper it is better to focus your attention on good quality wallpaper, which is based on paint non-woven, they will last a long time and it will be easier to glue them. You can consult with consultants, they probably know more than ordinary buyers.
Also, do not choose wallpaper with patterns. Of course, they will look very nice and original, but the fact is that it is difficult to choose patterns. To match the patterns will take considerable effort, patience and, of course, a lot of time.Not everyone is able to do this, really hard work, because the coincidence of the components of the pattern must be exact. And for this you will need to cut almost every roll, trying to make a picture.
Accordingly, the rolls with a picture will require very, very much. So we pass by the wallpaper with patterns. The best option may be wallpaper that can be repainted. When carrying out the next repair will not need to spend money to purchase new ones, but you can just pick up the paint. And the cost of time will be insignificant, and a lot of money is not required.
Before you glue the wallpaper for painting, you should remove the old. It will also take time, but it is necessary. If you do not remove the old layer of wallpaper, then the new ones will not last long, they will have to be periodically re-glued.
Finally, the wallpaper is selected, the surface of the walls is ready. Now you need to measure the walls, and then cut the wallpaper to the desired length. But just in case you need to take a few more centimeters for stock. Well, if the roll of wallpaper exactly enough for a few bands. And do not be upset if the cut wallpaper is not fully reached the level of the floor, because in this case will help the plinth, which will hide these flaws.
The most difficult in this case is considered to be sticking the first strip.It is necessary to establish a clear vertical with the help of a level, as well as a plumb line. And starting from the window we measure a certain area, which will be equal to the width of the wallpaper, and then draw a vertical line. So this strip will be the starting point for pasting wallpaper.
In fact, everything is very simple, the main thing is to decide on this work, to start, and everything should work out.