HOW TO CORRECTLY PHOTO WALLPAPERS (part 4)
Lay out the photo wallpaper on the floor, combining their edges so that you get a single picture. On the wall, they should match as accurately as possible. In view of this, wall marking is the most critical stage of work. Using a pencil and a plumb line, mark the first fragment. In this case, the vertical and horizontal lines should form an angle equal to 90 °. In the same way, it is necessary to mark on the wall each fragment of the photo wallpaper image.
STEP-BY-STEP INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS
The process of decal mural consists of 5 main steps:
Cut the white fields of the photo wallpaper with a clerical knife. To do this, use the ruler as accurately as possible.
Fold the pieces of wallpaper on the floor face down. Pre-wash and dry the floor or cover it with old newspapers. The first sheet that you will be gluing should be at the top.
Put glue on the first fragment. This can be done with a roller or brush. Carefully brush the wallpaper around the edges. It is also important to glue the wall.
After applying glue to the fragment, immediately stick it on the wall according to the marking.
Now you need to level the fragment with a solid roller or rag, starting from the center. Excess glue needs to be erased, it can be done, for example, with a sponge.
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According to the same scheme, stick the following fragments, carefully combining the picture. Upon completion of wallpapering, cut circles for sockets and switches. Then apply a protective layer on the wallpaper against moisture and UV radiation. Install skirting boards and electrical equipment.
Glue the wallpaper correctly
As you can see, wallpapering is a simple matter and everyone who is able to work with standard tools will be able to cope with this task. If you want to share your experience in sticking photo wallpaper, then write comments on the article. It will be interesting for us and our readers to find out how you coped with this work. Still have questions about the topic? Then ask them to an expert working on our site.