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Rees Lemon

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If there is no mantel in the space, the very first width needs to be hung in between the windows.

"Wallpaper patterns might be divided into two principal classes, the ""one-top"" or straight pattern papers, and the ""two-top"" or drop patterns. It is necessary to cut these papers so that the design matches when hung. For this reason factor to consider of the style is necessary prior to cutting such documents. The top of a flower or figure must not be cut in half. The paper needs to be so placed that a whole flower or figure should be left about a 1/2 inch below the photo molding. A ""one-top"" or straight-patterned paper is one in which the style matches on opposite sides of the paper. They are basic and helpful for tasks in a child's bathroom, with patterns that match the restroom components or bathtub. Prior to cutting the paper, the needed length is to be identified. When this has been done, the paper is unrolled face up. Let us presume that the wall to be covered is 8' high. Allowance must be produced cutting and trimming at the top and bottom. This should be at least 6"". It may be required to cut more depending upon the pattern. For example, a paper may have a pattern which is 12"" high. If there is no room at the top for cutting, the whole pattern should be cut off since, as has actually been stated, the top should always have an entire pattern resting about 1/2"" listed below the photo molding or ceiling line. Enabling 6"" for trimming, the length of the strips to be cut will be 8', 6"". The table is 7' long. Take the roll of paper in the left hand, lay it on the table and, with the right-hand man, pull out 11/2"" from the roll. Let this hang over the end of the table, and after that unroll 7', which will cover the length of the table. Examine the style to determine the very best place to cut, bearing in mind that the top of the pattern will be about 1/2"" listed below the picture molding. This first piece may be a bit longer in order to get the top right. The rest of the paper is cut into equivalent lengths of 8' 6"". Do refrain from doing this in the bathroom. No tub is a great work table, even if it is a walk-in bathtub. A ""two-top"" or drop pattern is one in which the design does not fall directly opposite. In a drop pattern, every other length drops one half of a pattern. If the pattern is 20"" long, for example, the adjacent pattern will be 10"" below this. It can be seen, then, that a drop pattern paper can not be cut the like a straight-pattern paper. If all lengths were cut the exact same, every other length would not match at the top This is especially visible in little places like restrooms, where the wallpaper is among the only things to look at while awaiting the sauna or sitting in the tub. The wallpaper is obvious from the shower too. The simplest method to cut these papers is to take lengths from different rolls. Cut the first length as explained for a ""one-top"" pattern. Lay this aside. Cut the next length off the other roll, matching it at the top. Continue to cut lengths alternately from one roll and the other, keeping the two separated. The first, third, 5th, etc., lengths will have one top, while the second, fourth, 6th, etc., will be various. Prior to hanging the very first width, the location at which to begin must be figured out. This is discovered by choosing which the most prominent walls are. They are normally those in between windows and over the mantel. Then identify the least conspicuous place in the space and prepare the work to complete there, so if a mismatch occurs, it will be least obvious. If there is no mantel in the space, the first width ought to be hung between the windows. Then follow around to the right, covering one side of the room. Go back to the window end and paper the other side. By this strategy of treatment, you will always have great light. If you are operating in a restroom with no windows, attempt attaching a brilliant lamp onto the shower tray or the shower doors (this may be challenging with frameless shower doors) to remove most shady corners. If there is a mantel in the room, the first pieces are put there, considering that it is the most obvious point. The wall over the mantel is marked so that the paper will be focused. This treatment is as follows: Measure the width of wall over the mantel to discover the center. Draw a line through this center. If the area needs 4 widths, put the very first width of paper with its center on the center line of the mantel. A full width is put to the left and right of the center piece. These 3 widths are short lengths. The staying part will be covered with 2 partial widths of full length. Cut these 1/2"" larger than needed, so regarding have the edges turn the corner."