DIY Guide to Painting and Wallpapering - Michael R Light

DIY Guide to Painting and Wallpapering

By Michael R Light

  • Release Date: 2020-10-01
  • Genre: Lifestyle & Home


Spruce up your interior with this “concise and insightful” stockpile of professional advice for the first-time DIY decorator (Homebuilding and Renovating magazine).
Packed with professional painting and wallpapering advice for the beginning DIYer, this book shows how to carry out even the most daunting projects with ease and confidence, without the need to hire a professional to finish the job. From sanding woodwork and applying latex paint to using rollers, steam strippers, and a variety of tools, it covers every aspect of preparation, painting, and paper hanging. Full color photographs and diagrams show how to measure and paste, wallpaper a stairwell or ceiling, paint paneled doors, create interesting glaze effects, and solve common problems. Each task is carefully explained with easy-to-follow instructions and helpful diagrams, and the book is loaded with time and money saving hints, tips, and tricks of the trade. DIY Guide to Painting and Wallpapering is an essential guide for DIY enthusiasts everywhere.