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Removing Wallpaper

  • 1.Removing old wallpaper is not difficult if you know how!
  • 2.Start by turning off the power to switches and outlets.

For Vinyl Wallcovering:

  • 1.Remove the top layer of vinyl. This will peel off easily, which will reveal a paper backing.
  • 2.Using a spray bottle filled with hot water and a teaspoon of dish detergent, spray the paper backing with hot water.
  • 3.Keep re-spraying to saturate well.
  • 4.You will need to place towels at the bottom of your wall to protect any flooring from water.
  • 5.Allow the water to soak into the paper and moisten the paste.
  • 6.Use a scraper to lift the paper off the wall.
  • 7.Wash the walls well.

For Strippable Wallcovering:

  • 1.Score the old wallpaper with a wallpaper scoring tool. Follow the instructions provided.
  • 2.Using a spray bottle filled with hot water and a teaspoon of dish detergent, spray the paper backing with hot water.
  • 3.Keep re-spraying to saturate well.
  • 4.You will need to place towels at the bottom of your wall to protect any flooring from water.
  • 5.Allow the water to soak into the paper and moisten the paste.
  • 6.Use a scraper to lift the paper off the wall.
  • 7.Wash the walls well.

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