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  1. Surface Preparation and Application
    I posted about a month ago about wallpaper over brown (unfinished) original plaster…. It’s going pretty well and the wallpaper’s almost fully murdered. It has taken some serious doing. Folks suggested I seal the walls with Gardz before skim coating, but I can’t get Gardz here - and I’m not sure...
  2. General Painting Discussion
    Can someone tell me if the remaining grey material on the walls is leftover glue from when I tore the wallpaper off? Best way/practices to remove the glue if so? Repainting the walls after. Thanks Will pics attached
  3. Surface Preparation and Application
    I am doing a job for a friend, painting several rooms in her new home (new to contracting on my own, have worked as a painter before). Turns out the bedroom had paint over wallpaper. I wanted to see how easy it would be to remove, so did a test spot. The wallpaper - at least 3 layers plus one of...
  4. General Painting Discussion
    Hi everyone, I'm going to bid a job removing wallpaper from 38 corridors and then painting the walls. The problem I'm facing is I'm not sure what type of wallpaper is on the wall. I think it's a stringcloth or possibly a grasscloth, but I have no experience with either; I usually remove vinyl if...
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