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Wallpaper Removal Equipment Hurricane WV

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The Home Depot
(304)760-0444
1100 Liberty Park Dr
Hurricane, WV
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Home Depot #4802
(304) 744-9501
100 Cross Terrace Boulevard
Charleston, WV
 
The Home Depot
(304)733-8201
1050 Thundering Herd Dr
Barboursville, WV
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Teays Valley Hdwe Of Hurricane
(304) 562-5391
920 Midland Trail
Hurricane, WV
 
Teays Valley Hardware Inc
(304) 757-7225
4401 Teays Valley
Scott Depot, WV
 
Home Depot #8429
(304) 760-0444
1100 Liberty Park Dr
Hurricane, WV
 
The Home Depot
(304)744-9501
100 Cross Terrace Blvd
Charleston, WV
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Home Depot #4801
(304) 733-8201
1050 Thundering Herd Drive
Barboursville, WV
 
A & L
(304) 562-6209
3547 Teays Valley Rd
Hurricane, WV
 
Winfield Hardware
(304) 586-4574
17 Garfield St & Us Rt 35
Winfield, WV
 

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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