There's no reason to live with chipped paintwork or wallpaper you don't like! This book shows how to finish even the most daunting decorating job with ease and confidence. From sanding woodwork and applying latex paint to using rollers, steam strippers, and specialized tools, it covers every aspect of preparation, painting, and paper-hanging. Full-color photographs and diagrams show you how to measure and paste, wallpaper a stairwell or ceiling, paint paneled doors, create interesting glaze effects, solve common problems, and much more. Practical guidance for first-time DIYers, Covers every aspect of preparation, painting, and paper-hanging, Hundreds of step-by-step diagrams show you exactly what to do, Dozens of tips and tricks for everything from surface prep to cleanup, Written by a professional painting & decorating instructor Book jacket.