Photo Gallery: Wallpapering Tools & Material

These photos cover the types of tools needed for wallpapering.
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©2007 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Photo By: DK - Do It Yourself Home Improvement ©2009 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Photo By: DK - Do It Yourself Home Improvement ©2009 Dorling Kindersley Limited

©2007 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Photo By: DK - Do It Yourself Home Improvement ©2009 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Photo By: DK - Do It Yourself Home Improvement ©2009 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Photo By: DK - Do It Yourself Home Improvement ©2009 Dorling Kindersley Limited

©2007 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Pasting Brush

This large brush is used to apply paste to wallpaper.

Paperhanging Brush

This broad-handled brush is best for smoothing wallpaper.

Measuring Cup

It's essential for accurately mixing wallpaper paste.

Seam Roller

Use it to gently press wallpaper seams to ensure good adhesion.

Paperhanging Scissors

Long-bladed scissors are best for cutting wallpaper.

Wallpaper Trough

Fill it with water and use for dipping ready-pasted paper.

Pasting Table

Use this long, narrow, foldaway table to cut, paste, and fold wallpaper before hanging.

Papering Sponge

This sponge is best for cleaning paste off equipment and removing excess paste from wallpaper.

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