Wallpaper Removal Equipment Ocean Springs MS

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The Home Depot
1680 Elizabeth Blvd
Biloxi, MS
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Home Town Lumber & Supply True Value
(228) 872-3250
7812 Lamar Pool Rd
Ocean Springs, MS
Fastenal- Biloxi
12353 North Oaklawn Lane Biloxi, MS, 39532
Biloxi, MS
Popp's Ace Hardware Inc.
(228) 388-8785
2001 Popp'S Ferry Road
Biloxi, MS
(228) 392-7103
3700 Sangani Blvd.
D'Iberville, MS
M-SA 6 am - 10 pm
SU 7 am - 8 pm

Home Depot #2910
(228) 354-8872
1680 Elizabeth Blvd
Biloxi, MS
Mississippi Coast Supply
(228) 432-2617
241 Caillavet St
Biloxi, MS
Ferguson Enterprises
(228) 396-3388
10345-C Automall Pkwy
D'Iberville, MS
Lowe's #690
(228) 392-7103
3700 Sangani Blvd.
Diberville, MS
Lowe's #2700
(228) 497-0524
3200 Highway 90
Gautier, MS

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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