How to wallpaper properly

The thought of wallpapering is enough to bring even seasoned decorators out in a cold sweat.

From preparation, to positioning, to matching the pattern, there are plenty of elements that need to be perfect first time round, and many people simply choose to pay a professional rather than do it themselves.

However, help is at hand, as the above video form B&Q reveals how to complete the task with the minimum of fuss and get it right first time, earning you brownie points with family and friends and saving money on a decorator.

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