Professional Decorators Give Hints and Tips for Applying Wallpaper
Don’t be afraid of the paper – get it up on the wall it’s not made of cobwebs and pixie dust
Measure, then measure again
Plan a few drops ahead
Always read the instructions.
Use quality tools.
Keep your hands clean.
Check your insurance if your removing radiators. If you’re not covered always ask the customer to have them removed.
Check plumb regular and after each corner
Make sure all tools are within reach.
Dab your sponge don’t wipe
Sharp blades and patience!
Always use a sharp blade for trimming.
Don’t over push on seems.
Give yourself plenty of space
Don’t rush it
Measure twice, cut once
Tea break halfway through
Always use a straight edge.
Snap blade after every 2 cuts, top and bottom.
Keep knife as low as possible when cutting.
I mean these are all standard things! I’ve got nothing that’s gonna stand out from the crowd.
Never do it while the customer is in the room .. then they can’t see where u cocked up!!
Hints and Tips for Applying Wallpaper