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    Joins on lining paper over thermal lining

    Painters & Decorators

    Hi, I’m confused because when I hang lining paper I can achieve a good finish, I very rarely see any joint and I can’t figure out why if I hang lining paper on graphite thermal wall lining which has a kind of paper on it, I have joint problems! When I paper over it I seal the paper on wall lining, then hang lining paper and it looks the same as it would on just plaster. It’s when I emulsion that I can’t understand because it shows every joint not as a gap but it’s as if the paint builds up on joints. I was thinking paint may be lifting joins but then none appear lifted when looking closely.

    Also, why would they lift if stuck with the same ready-mixed adhesive used for plastered walls and recommended for the thermal lining? Like I say there is no appearance of joint not stuck, just looks like a build-up of paint on the joint?

    Asked by Peter on 13th Aug 2021
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    A&S Maintenance

    "Hi Pete, I’ve had similar problems when hanging different types of paper, sometimes it can be that the paper has stretched when lining the paper together or sometimes it could do with shrinking. Sometimes pre-pasting the wall helps. Also, in regards to using ready-made wallpaper paste, if I was you I would always make my own, hope this may help. Regards A&S Maintenance team."

    Answered on 6th Sep 2021 - Member since Jun 2021 - report
    Conection LTD

    "First. Sand all the walls where you want to apply paper and then add the adhesive and apply the paper.

    Answered on 4th Oct 2021 - Member since Sep 2021 - report

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