wallpaper has srunk ?

Postby cheza.125 » Sat Dec 08, 2007 6:26 pm

hi im new to this site i was hoping some1 can help me ?

i have just finished puting up retro wallpaper it was looking good yesterday but 2 day it has srunk and in places u can c white gaps where the join is ? how can i fix it plz


cheza x
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Postby DUDE DIY » Sun Dec 09, 2007 8:47 am

Hi sound like an over application of paper adhesive and you have un knowly strecthed the paper when you hung it. Options are to hang it again or try and match a decorators crayon to the colour of the paper and colour in the white lines if you can live with that.If your colouring in the lines try it on a hidden bit of the wall first to check the match. The white lines could even be the edges of the paper showing, this is normally the case on dark coloured paper. Hope this helps.
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Postby cheza.125 » Sun Dec 09, 2007 4:41 pm

thanks for the advice

ill let u know the end result

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