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xx   WALL

Tips on removing historic wallpaper to capture a sample for reproduction. Includes techniques for working on layers of paper and paper that has been painted over. Included in article on reproducing historic wallpaper.
EARLY AMERICAN LIFE Apr 1996 (v.27#2) pg. 69

A simple method for steaming off old wallpaper using a rented electric steaming machine.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #128 Aug 1971 (v.21#6) pg. 32

How to remove wallpaper.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #148 Oct 1973 (v.23#8) pg. 38

Tips from an expert on the professional way to remove wallpaper.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #201 Sep 1979 (v.29#7) pg. 64

Tip: How to remove wall-covering adhesive from old plaster walls.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #227 Mar 1982 (v.32#3) pg. 118

Tip: Remove wallpaper using a mixture of baking soda and hot water.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #234 Dec 1982 (v.32#10) pg. 70

Tips on removing wallpaper.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #256 Feb 1985 (v.35#2) pg. 40

Removing wallpaper using a liquid wallpaper remover to soften the glue.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #267 Mar 1986 (v.36#3) pg. 70

Tips on removing wallpaper and papering over existing wallpaper.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #290 Jul-Aug 1988 (v.38#6) pg. 12

Tips on removing wallpaper that has been painted over.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #309 Jun 1990 (v.40#6) pg. 10

Recipe for wallpaper stripper.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #322 Oct 1991 (v.41#9) pg. 29

How to remove foil wallpaper.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #327 Apr 1992 (v.42#4) pg. 6

Removing wallpaper. The fine art of scraping, spraying, etc.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #355 Feb 1995 (v.45#2) pg. 52

How to remove foil wallpaper.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #381 Sep 1997 (v.47#8) pg. 16

Using joint compound to soften dried wallpaper paste and speed its removal from a wall.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #64 Dec 1990-Jan 1991 pg. 30

How to steam off wallpaper.
HANDY ANDY Oct 1978 (v.3#1) pg. 95

Tip: Use hair dryer to remove contact paper.
HANDY ANDY Mar 1981 (v.5#6) pg. 67

Tips on removing wallpaper using a pressurized garden sprayer.
HOME MECHANIX #730 Feb 1989 (v.85) pg. 23

Removing wallpaper, paneling and other subborn coverings.
HOME MECHANIX #795 May 1995 (v.91) pg. 12

Tip: Apply cheap wallpaper over existing wallpaper as part of the wallpaper-removal process.
HOMEOWNER Oct 1987 (v.12#8) pg. 68

Tip on removing wallpaper with a solution of vinegar and water.
HOMEOWNER Jun 1991 (v.16#5) pg. 66

Tip: How to prepare painted wallpaper for removal.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Jan-Feb 1981 (v.6#1) pg. 95

Tips on easy ways to remove wallpaper.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #513 Feb 1971 (v.67) pg. 116

Removing old layers of wallpaper. Some tips.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #640 Sep 1981 (v.77) pg. 94

Proper removal techniques for wallpaper so that a sample of antique wallpaper can be preserved.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Dec 1973 (v.1#3) pg. 2

How to remove wallpaper, even if it has been painted.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Apr 1979 (v.7#4) pg. 46

Tip: More ideas on removing wallpaper.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Jul 1979 (v.7#7) pg. 83

Tip: Use a handsaw to "scratch" wallpaper in preparation for steaming or soaking to remove.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Oct 1981 (v.9#10) pg. 242

Tip: Remove old wallpaper by spraying with water and vinegar.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Sep 1982 (v.10#9) pg. 187

Tip on removing wallpaper that has been painted over with waterproof textured paint.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Aug-Sep 1984 (v.12#7) pg. 163

Tips on preparation that makes steaming wallpaper off walls go easier.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Nov-Dec 1987 (v.15#6) pg. 18

Tip: Use a paint roller to apply water to walls when stripping wallpaper.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Jan-Feb 1988 (v.16#1) pg. 18

Tip on removing wallpaper by spraying it first with water using the spray bottle which comes with an older tank-type vacuum cleaner.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL May-Jun 1988 (v.16#3) pg. 18

Tip on using a paint roller to soak wallpaper for removal.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Jan-Feb 1994 (v.22#1) pg. 24

Tip on using BBQ grill scrubbers to (1) scrub clapboards and shingles prior to painting and (2) clean up walls after removing wallpaper.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Jul-Aug 1994 (v.22#5) pg. 22

Techniques for separating layers of wallpaper to expose historic wood pulp paper for documentation of the full pattern.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Mar-Apr 1996 (v.24#2) pg. 16

Stripping wallpaper. Both chemical and steam methods described.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Nov-Dec 1997 (v.25#6) pg. 36

Removing wallpaper. How to strip down a wall to its base.
POPULAR MECHANICS Aug 1988 (v.165#8) pg. 20

Removing wallpaper. Covers room preparation, steam and non-steam methods, ceiling papers, etc.
POPULAR MECHANICS Sep 1990 (v.167#9) pg. 65

New way to strip it away. A guide to new tools for removing wallpaper.
TODAY'S HOMEOWNER #819 Oct 1997 (v.93) pg. 74