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Do I have to use Laura Ashley wallpaper paste with Laura Ashley wallpaper?

Blog, Martin Dunn, products, wallcoverings

This article is onLaura Ashley wallpaper paste, do you need to use it with Laura Ashley wallpaper, is a guest post by Martin Dunn, Staffordshire based Traditional Painter, former lecturer and specialist in wallpaper hanging. I was hanging some Laura Ashley paper the other day, and the customer had purchased their own paste from Laura Read More

How to wallpaper – tips and tricks

Blog, preparation, wallcoverings

This is a compendium of posts from this and other sites related to the how’s, why’s and wherefores of wallpaper. From stripping, to lining to hanging finish wallpapers. Preparation Stripping walls and preparing for painting This is a summary of how I go about wallpapering. How to strip wallpaper with a smile on your face Read More

How to strip wallpaper and prepare walls for wallpapering

Blog, preparation, wallcoverings

How to strip wallpaper and prepare walls before wallpapering. This is not exactly a pleasant job, but when it is all over, it can be very satisfying to look back at the transformation! If it feels like the following info is more than you can deal with, most Traditional Painter members are extremely expert wallpaper Read More
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