terrible to remember, but 25 years ago, the commercials are not in every apartment you can find the wallpaper.People painted wall panels ugly green and blue colors, bleached them, then roll forward doing fashion, but wallpaper, remained a dream for many.Now everything is different!Any color, texture, texture, pattern, pattern.All you want!And among this variety special unit can distinguish non-woven wallpaper.They are durable, resistant to deformation, well glued and perfectly hide wall irregularities.And what else is needed for modern man in a constant rush and lack of time?That's right!He needs to know how to glue non-woven wallpaper, because surely this process conceals some "secrets".It is about them, about the secrets, and will be discussed in this article.
- Where to start?
- Choose glue
- finished walls
- Sticking wallpaper on non-woven backing
- Care Non-woven wallpaper
Where to start?
course you should start with the state
Most manufacturers of non-woven wallpaper in the instructions to wallpaper write that their products need to be glued to the wall with glue missed, while they themselves should remain dry cloth.However, there are providers who recommend and put glue on the wall and the wallpaper.Here's your business - if you are not sure of the end result, it is best to take the recommendations of the latter.
In the store, you may be faced with a dilemma: "How to choose the glue - especially for non-woven wallpaper, or universal, designed for all types of wallpaper?".So!Universal adhesive does not guarantee the quality and arrange your results, and on the special and special to meet all the requirements that apply to adhesives for nonwoven.
This adhesive is also available in two versions: for light and heavy wallpaper.The second type uniquely withstand light wallpaper, but the first heavy definitely not cope.So be sure to choose adhesive suitable for those wallpapers that you have already purchased and in any case do not use the fact that was overlooked in the closet since last repair - likely the expiration date has long expired, and the characteristics he is unlikely to fit.
So, is what glue to glue non-woven wallpaper?A lot of them!This bromide and Qwelid, and Pufas, and Kleo.The choice is yours!
You should also know that excess glue, trapped on the cloth wallpaper, you must immediately remove a slightly damp sponge - some types of adhesives can leave "behind" the ugly stains.By the way, these tracks, you may not notice, but if you decide to paint the walls in places where once was the glue required to remain a reminder of this in the form of a color change.Play it safe and get rid of the excess glue immediately.
walls in the room must be cleaned of old wallpaper.To do this, they need to moisten with a spray from a few minutes and gently remove with a spatula.
If the surface of the walls have cracks, potholes and other defects, then have to spend time and energy on their alignment with the help of putty.After that, it is desirable to apply a first coat of deep penetration, or a thin layer of glue.This will enhance the adhesive property of the adhesive.
Besides walls must be completely dry, so if you have them aligned plaster, give it time for drying.
Sticking wallpaper on non-woven backing
Before gluing the wallpaper should be cut into strips with an allowance of about 10 cm (later the remnants can be cut with a knife or scissors).And when you're done, you can start!But where to begin to glue non-woven wallpaper?In principle, there is no difference, because this type of wallpaper is glued butt, so, from what angle you have not started, it is still nothing to be seen.However, it is desirable to start from any angle, which is located near the window.
would be better if you will paste the first panel in advance of the intended vertical.This can be done using a conventional plummet, which you can build improvised: the ropes and nails, for example.
diluted to the desired consistency, apply glue to the surface of the wall is not too thin nor thick maklovitsej special brush, brush or roller.Do not get carried away strokes - the width of the surface to be missed match the width of the roll.And if you want to visually see how to glue non-woven wallpaper, photo is attached to the process below.
Then, standing on a ladder or a chair, carefully attach a sheet to the junction of the ceiling and walls, leaving a small (4-5 cm) allowance to the ceiling.With the help of wallpaper roller or rubber spatula flatten the web, driving air and excess glue toward free from wallpaper.By the way, about the spatula and roll: if the surface is smooth wallpaper, use a putty knife, and if impressive, the roller.
Next canvas glued just like the previous one, but be careful - you need to customized strict canvas back to back, no overlaps are not allowed.And because sometimes it is impossible to do (for example, in the corners), use the double-slit technique: Apply two paintings at each other on 5-6 cm, attach a spatula to place and connect them gently with a stationery knife, cut the two paintings.Remove excess, you will see that the junction has turned out perfectly flat.
gluing wallpaper, watch for so that their edges were always thoroughly missed the mark, or after drying the probability of delamination.If the wall has dried up, and you see that the glue is a little better promazhte further edges of the canvas to achieve quality results.
Surplus wallpaper left in stock, it is better not to cut - leave this event later.Wallpapers dried up and cut the excess will be much easier.
should not pre-cut holes for sockets and switches, it will be better if you first will paste the canvas, and then carve a hole the right size.Do not forget to remove the plastic casing of sockets and switches, as well as to disconnect them.Upon completion of work all the elements return to the place.
For greater clarity, and for your own peace of mind on the issue of how to glue non-woven wallpaper, video attached.
Care Non-woven wallpaper
colored non-woven wallpaper - a material that is very easy to clean.Suffice it to occasionally wipe them with a damp or dry (depending on the type of the top layer) cloth.And the vacuum cleaner can be used.
Non-woven wallpaper for painting, depending on what type of paint has been used, can be subjected to light vacuuming or dry sponge.If you apply a waterproof paint, the wall can even wipe with a damp cloth.
As you can see, self-sticking non-woven wallpaper - a matter of hours.Nothing in this difficult process, and there can not be.The main thing - to have patience, because even trivial jumping the ladder and back again take up a lot of time and effort.