Depending on how long your stain has been sitting on the shelf, you might want to store it upside down overnight to help get the colorant off the bottom of the can.
Lay paper on a towel or side of bucket until you are ready. For a staircase, work every other stair. Can I use other types of paper? Just get that first coat down with minimal walking.
Do I have to rip it up? It all started with my desire to get rid of the carpet in our house. OHhhh I was so wrong!
I did put felt pads on all of the furniture. If you want perfectly polished looking smooth floors, definitely sand with grit-maybe not between each coat but definitely after the first and before the last.
Put on thin coats and they only take about 10 minutes to dry before you can add another. Once the paper dries, inspect it for areas where the paper might have come up around an edge or wrinkled. Some pros caution about sealing around a toilet base because if the toilet wax seal underneath ever fails, it could cause a bunch of floor damage before being detected.
Cut into the edges well to seal the whole thing down. Using a rag or an old paint brush, I started staining in the corner and worked my way out from there.
Be quick and wear socks.
That way you can save the straight edged ones for using against the wall. Every paper flooring project that I could find online had used satin or semi-gloss finish for their poly topcoat. And the smell- it was so bad, and for days. But in person, it is very seamless and uniform.This Trimaco Brown Builder's Paper provides a superior moisture barrier useful for flooring projects.
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