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How to Repair Torn Wallpaper

You can use a procedure known as the "torn-patch method" to repair tears in your wallpaper.

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Top 100 Wallpaper Projects

  1. 1. 10 Things You Should Know About Hanging Wallpaper

    Educate yourself with these useful tips for hanging wallpaper from the experts at the DIY Network.

  2. 2. Wall Treatments (01:00)

    Go beyond paint and wallpaper with these new bath-friendly wall treatments.

  3. 3. Old World Retreat: Tile (20:01)

    Textured wallpaper and travertine tile floor depict classic European style.

  4. 4. Green Solution: Formaldehyde-Free Plywood and Recycled Wallpaper

    Conventional plywood contains urea-formaldehyde, which off-gasses into the air, but eco-friendly formaldehyde-free plywood eliminates t...

  5. 5. Preparation Tips for Wallpaper (02:10)

    Find out why preparation is so important when installing wallpaper.

  6. 6. Step 2: Test Adhesion (01:05)

    Here's how to test wallpaper to determine how tough it will be to remove.

  7. 7. Planning a Wallpaper Project (01:49)

    Plan ahead to avoid conspicuous seams and mismatched patterns.

  8. 8. Basic Wallpapering Tips

    Before you wallpaper a room, you may want to apply lining paper to hide imperfections and create a smooth surface. Follow these steps t...

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  9. 9. How to Create a Map Wallpapered Bookcase

    Learn how to give a bookcase a classic look by adding maps to the inside and painting with stain.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  10. 10. Selecting Wallpaper

    Look here for information to help you choose the best wallpaper for your project. The professionals at the DIY Network share their tips...

  11. 11. How to Add a Gold Leaf Finish to Embossed Wallpaper

    This gold-leaf finish for an embossed wall or ceiling is made affordable with the use of composition-metal gold leaf.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  12. 12. Wagner 905 Power Steamer (01:27)

    Learn about this environmentally friendly pressure steam system.

  13. 13. How to Apply Wallpaper

    If you approach the task of hanging wallpaper correctly, you can have professional-looking results the first time.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  14. 14. Step 3: Perforate Wallpaper (01:07)

    Amy Matthews shows how to use a handy tool to perforate wallpaper.

  15. 15. Essential Wallpapering Tool (01:27)

    Avoid costly rips and other problems with the right tools.

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