The Joy of Paperhanging is the best
e-book on beginner paperhanging in the
world today. OK, OK so it's the ONLY e-book on beginner paperhanging in the world
today. Still, it is a fantastic resource for the DIY paperhanger. Yes, the book
is loaded with professional level information, but it is not written with the professional
in mind. This e-book is for the Do-It-Yourself paperhanger. You are led through the paperhanging process from both general and specific
approaches. There is more information on method and technique than anyone would ever
need to know unless they were interested in a career in paperhanging. You
will discover many professional trade practices in this e-book.
How Long is a Roll?
Runs and Dye Lots
"Where's the Match?"
Nightmare Number Nine
How Much do you REALLY Need?
The Right Tools
Sanding, Patching, & Cleaning
Hanging in a Nutshell
Types of Wallcoverings
Tricks of the Trade
goal of the book is to provide professional guidance to the novice installer. If you
read the Table of Contents above you will see the scope of this ebook is broader than
just hanging paper.
You will find chapters on correct wall preparation. This
includes the difference between priming and sizing as well as stripping and liners.
The chapter on Types of Wallcoverings covers
more wallcovering products than some professionals have installed.
Design Tips is
invaluable if you are not sure how to choose your wallcovering. The Tricks of the Trade chapter will make several
tasks easier for you and if you have a ceiling to do, you're going to love the Ceilings chapter.
As you can see from the Table of Contents, there is a chapter on just
about everything the amateur paperhanger would need to know (and more) for their first
paperhanging project. There are also links to even more help as well as contacts for
those who may be considering a career in paperhanging. This resource is just 99 cents!
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