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How to Hang Wallpaper Around Fixtures

Learn how to hang your wallpaper around fixtures including pipes, sinks, toilet tanks, cabinets, and more.

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Hang Wallpaper Around Bathroom Fixtures & Pipes

  • Smooth strip up to edge of pipe, fixture, etc.
  • With scissors, cut a slit to accommodate where the paper will meet the pipe or fixture if it is attached to the wall.
  • Smooth paper into place around the pipe or fixture. Carefully trim around pipe or fixture with a razor knife.
  • Re-smooth paper at the cut seam, making sure the edges are butting.
  • Use a yardstick to smooth paper down behind toilet tanks, cabinets etc.
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