Wallpaper Removal Service
Wallpaper removal is very tedious, messy work that many homeowners
don't want to deal with themselves. If your Mchenry County home is covered
in wallpaper that you are sick of, we can remove it for you, or even prime and paint it, depending on the
condition of the wallcovering.
Removing wallpaper is almost always time consuming, unless the material
is newer, or made of vinyl. Most wallpaper in homes is a thin paper material that tends to tear easily. We apply a
chemical stripper, scrape off the wallpaper and wash the walls to remove the paste for fresh
Removing wallpaper can cause gouging and scrape marks in drywall.
We patch the walls thoroughly before painting. We can also skim-coat walls to return them to a
Painting Over Wallpaper
Most people don't know you can paint over wallpaper. In some cases,
it is the only option if the wallpaper won't come down with a chemical stripper or steamer. We only paint over
non-textured wallpaper that shows no signs of bubbling or peeling at the seams. With our process, paint
over wallpaper looks exactly the same as paint over bare drywall.
The process is simple. We hide the wallpaper seams by patching them from
ceiling to floor. Then we prime the entire wallpapered surface, followed by two coats of high quality paint
from Sherwin Williams. Labor costs to prime and paint over troublesome wallpaper is often much
cheaper than removing it, and painting it can also prevent severe wall damage caused by excessive scraping.
offer wallpaper removal and painting for homeowners in Crystal Lake, Huntley, Cary, Woodstock, Lake in the Hills
and all areas in Mchenry County, Illinois. Call us today 847.845.6876 and tell us about your
project. We can arrange a time to meet with you, determine the amount of removal work involved and provide you with
a free quote.
- Old Wallpaper
- Repair & Skim Coating
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