How to Remove the Sticky Stuff Left on the Walls After Removing Wallpaper?

Answer Removing old wallpaper and replacing it with new wallpaper or, perhaps, a fresh coat of paint, can change the character of a room. Homeowners who have done it, though, know that removing wallpaper... Read More »

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Does anyone know how to remove the sticky stuff left behind from stickers & labels?

any kind of body lotion. My daughter went for days with Avery labels on her. Nothing could get it off. A friend at a store took her to the cosmetics counter and used some lotion. I felt stupid ... Read More »

How do I remove the sticky stuff left after labels have been removed from jars?

WD40 or nail varnish remover does the trick.

How to Fix Walls After Removing Wallpaper?

Removing wallpaper is a tricky task because if the adhesive is not removed thoroughly from the wall, it can cause the wallpaper to rip some of the drywall paper as it is peeled. The drywall can be ... Read More »

How to Repair Walls After Removing Wallpaper?

It is almost inevitable that you will have to make repairs to drywall after removing wallpaper. On rare occasions, wallpaper comes off smoothly because the drywall was primed first, but usually you... Read More »