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wallpaper sizing

Discussion in 'General DIY' started by AnonymousImport, 12 Jan 2003.

This topic originated from the How to page called Sizing walls.

  1. AnonymousImport

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    We have stripped the vinyl wallpaper off the walls, however, the sizing is still there. Can I paint over I? Do I need to take this off as well. We will paint the walls next! No more wallpaper!
     
  2. Graeme

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    It all depends on the age of your property. If its old then the plaster underneath the sizing may be in such a bad condition you will have to paper again. Id expect it was put up for a reason, possibly to hide something so id paint over it. This is of course assuming chunks of it was'nt ripped of with the paper
     
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