Common Mistakes Hanging Peel & Stick Wallpaper

Taking on a peel-and-stick wallpaper project for the first time? Before you start, here are some common mistakes to avoid for best results!

Mistake #1: Not taking the time to prep and clean the walls beforehand.

Mistake #2: Not marking a plumb line to get the first piece level.

Mistake #3: Forgetting to check for the seam allowance before cutting.

Mistake #4: Removing the backing either all at once or peeling it back starting in the center.

Mistake #5: Not smoothing out the air bubbles in the right direction. Always start at the top seam edge and smooth down and towards the outer edge.

Mistake #6 : Not using a straight edge when cutting away the overage. 

Mistake #7: Not using a sharp enough blade when cutting.

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