Friday, February 22, 2013

WALLPAPER IS REMOVED

Well I worked my butt off all day yesterday and I finished stripping all of that paper. It was 9 o'clock last night when I got finished. I didn't stop for supper because if I had eaten, I would have been too tired to finish the task. I thought I would get something to eat when I finished, but I was too darned tired. The room is big 16 x 30 so it was lots of work. I am glad I have good upper body strength or I wouldn't have been able to keep my left arm up with the steamer while scraping the paper off with my right. I guess all of that weight lifting and farm work over the years has paid off. So now I have to wash all the walls down, patch imperfections, do a little sanding and then start painting. I'll probably start that on Sunday.
Hope you all have a great weekend.
~Janet

6 comments :

  1. Congrats, Janet. Stripping wallpaper is never an easy job. Looking forward to seeing the pretty painting you will do in that room :)

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  2. Way to go!! We did that once and I had lots of help so can only imagine. Enjoy a rest!

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  3. YOOHOO!!!!!!! Way to go and did you ever go Janet, that is a big job and not a fun one........Take some time today to relax a little my friend, Hugs Francine.

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  4. Janet! you go girl! there is nothing fun about taking down wallpaper is there...just need to get it done! OLM

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  5. Fantastic!! You interested in coming to Wisconsin and helping me with all my wallpaper?? Can't wait to see the finished project.

    Enjoy your weekend~Becky

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