Decorating – how to hang wallpaper, how to strip it and more besides…

We’re experts in everything wallpaper, from choosing the most wonderful designs to stripping back decades of wallpaper delights before you begin. Our video guides hold your hand to make decorating a breeze.

Don’t worry, we’re not going to just inspire you and leave you hanging – at least not without showing you how : )

How to hang paste-the-wall wallpaper

Paste-the-wall wallpaper saves so much time when you’re hanging, because you don’t have to wait for the paste to soak in like you do with traditional wallpapers. Our two minute video brings you expert advice and top tips to help you complete the job with confidence.

How to hang wallpaper

A simple step-by-step guide. Where to start and finish, how to match your pattern and trim to size, what paste to use and how to use it.

Take a look at our How to hang wallpaper guide for more detailed instructions.

How to strip wallpaper

Another wallpaperdirect howdoyou guide… just one minute is all it takes to show you the best way to strip wallpaper and prepare your walls for a lovely new covering.

How to cut wallpaper

A simple how to guide that shows you how to measure and cut different wallpaper patterns that will look great on the wall and keep waste (and costs) to a minimum.

How to use lining paper

A quick guide to using lining paper – the best possible surface to wallpaper on. Get the best from your lovely wallpaper by using the trade’s most affordable and best-kept secret.

How to wallpaper the tricky bits

Another short video from studio wallpaperdirect explaining how to wallpaper around door and window frames, behind radiators, around light switches – all the tricky bits on the walls of your home.