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How To Patch Wallpaper

Watch more Painting & Wallpaper videos: Subscribe to Howcast's YouTube Channel - Repair wallpaper stains and tears by applying a patch using these steps. Howcast uploads the highest quality how-to videos daily! Be sure to check out our playlists for guides that interest you: Subscribe to Howcast's other YouTube Channels: Howcast Health Channel - Howcast Video Games Channel - Howcast Tech Channel - Howcast Food Channel - Howcast Arts & Recreation Channel - Howcast Sports & Fitness Channel - Howcast Personal Care & Style Channel - Howcast empowers people with engaging, useful how-to information wherever, whenever they need to know how. Emphasizing high-quality instructional videos, Howcast brings you experts who provide accurate information in easy-to-follow tutorials on everything from makeup, hairstyling, nail art design, and soccer to parkour, skateboarding, dancing, kissing, and much, much more. Step 1: Select a wallpaper patch Select a piece of leftover wallpaper that is several inches larger than the damaged area. Step 2: Tape the patch to the wall Tape the patch against the tear or stain in the wall with drafting tape. Step 3: Cut through the patch and the damaged paper Cut neatly through both pieces of wallpaper a short distance from the tear using a utility knife. Step 4: Remove the damaged section Remove the damaged section. Tip Dampen the damaged section to remove it. Step 5: Paste the patch into position Apply paste to the patch and place it in position. Step 6: Smooth the patch Wait 15 minutes, then roll a seam roller over the patch. If the paper is embossed, smooth it with your fingers instead. Step back and admire your work. Did You Know? Wallpaper was first brought to Europe from China in 1550.
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