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    Paint over wallpaper

    I am looking for the best way to remove wallpaper which has been painted over. The painted surface is hard and using a paper tiger hasn't worked. I can't get enough water behind the paint to soften...
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    Re: Frieze and Wainscot trim

    Thank you for your reply. I haven't run into any wall sconces yet but you are right about the push button switches. Luckily, the former owner had the whole house rewired and the knob and tube wiring...
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    Frieze and Wainscot trim

    In peeling off multiple layers of wallpaper in a Craftsman style 1920 home, it looks as though there was trim nailed on the walls at a regular chair rail height and also a frieze trim about a foot...
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    Repainting old woodwork

    We are restoring a 1920 Craftsman that has woodwork which has been painted white. The finish is not flaking but some has a crackled appearance. Can we paint over this and get a smooth finish?
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