Wallpaper removal is tedious and can be very frustrating. However, if you want to appreciate that perfect paint job you can't skimp on this step. Hiring the right professional for the job makes this process easy on you.
Here is what you can expect from All-Star Painting:
We start by preparing and protecting areas of your home that we won't be working in. Including covering walls, floors, fixtures, and appliances. This prevents solvent and water, paint, glue and other debris from damaging nearby surfaces.
When it comes to the removal of the wallpaper, we utilize various techniques:
- Peeling: Physically removing the wallpaper from your walls.
- Steaming: to remove the adhesive Left after the peeling process.
- Hot water and soap: Old-fashioned elbow grease and water.
- Solvents: Used to dissolve the glue for removal, but used as a last resort.
Once the wall is free of the old wallpaper, it’s time to clean up, and prep the wall for paint.
The actual process of removing wallpaper can also cause indirect damage in the form of water damage which can lead to dry rot. Using a professional licensed and bonded painter will help you rest at ease that they are taking every precaution to ensure that your home is well protected and you get lasting results.