Problem Solver - Paper

Problem

Paper or wallpaper is a material used to decorate internal walls and ceilings, it comes in many types and thicknesses and there are many grades of linning papers too. There are also "heavy textured" papers ie Anaglypta which are all suitable for decoration


Stages

Stage 1 - Preparation

Ensure surface is sound dry and clean


If any mould or mildew is apparent, treat with a suitable fungicidal solution, rinse again with clean water and allow to dry.

Brewers recommends:
  • Albany Fungicidal Wash 1L
    - A 1 litre concentrated multi surface treatment to prevent the growth of surface mould on timber and masonry

Depending on surface substrate check condition and carry out any remedial works required to make sound

Brewers recommends:

Stage 2 - Basecoat

Once the surface is clean and all loose material has been removed, apply a first coat of a suitable finish directly.

Brewers recommends:

Stage 3 - Topcoat

Apply an appropriate topcoat and allow to dry, followed by a 2nd coat to finish.

Brewers recommends: