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Wallpaper Removal Equipment Fremont NE

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The Home Depot
(402)964-9700
3950 North 144th St
Omaha, NE
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Fastenal- Fremont
402-727-7288
1684 East 23rd Avenue North Fremont, NE, 68025
Fremont, NE
 
Walker's True Value/Just Ask Rental
(402) 721-5655
447 N Main Street
Fremont, NE
 
Bomgaar's
(402) 721-5808
1830 E 23Rd E Hwy 30
Fremont, NE
 
Ace Hardware & Garden Ctr
(402) 727-7067
1660 E 23Rd St
Fremont, NE
 
Home Depot #3201
(402) 964-9700
3950 N 144th St
N.W. Omaha, NE
 
Christensen Lumber Inc
(402) 721-3212
714 S Main St
Fremont, NE
 
Carhart Lumber Co
(402) 721-8704
1035 W Military Ave
Fremont, NE
 
Charleston, Inc
(402) 721-2000
2639t 23rd Street
Fremont, NE
 
Menard's 3267
(402) 753-3179
3600 East 24Th Street
Fremont, NE
 

How to Remove Wallpaper


By Ellen Flaherty

There are several ways of removing wallpaper. First, you must know what surface you are working with. Steamers which can be rented have always been my favorite especially for plaster walls. You merely steam the paper and scrape off. I have also used several stripping products, which you can find at your local paint and wallpaper stores.
There is a tool that you may use along with the strippers, which scores the paper for removal, these are best used with pretty solid under layers. If the wallboard was not prepared well before papering you may find that these tools may score your actual wallboard, which is something you don't want.
If the paper has been put up on well prepared walls or plaster I have even used vinegar and water.

I personally like to do the least amount of work possible, so I recommend that what ever product you decide to use, let the product do it's work. Read the directions and don't rush the process.

After the wallpaper is off, wash the walls with hot water to remove paste, or if the walls have been painted wash with sugar soap or trisodium phosphate, then lightly sand with medium grade sandpaper. This is the time you will want to fill any holes or cracks. Do not sand new plasterboard (drywall) surfaces but seal with a coat of latex paint. It is recommended whatever your surface apply sizing for ease in hanging the paper and to make future stripping easier...

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