How To Use Wallpaper Glue. Grab the top end of the wallpaper and line it up to the top of your wall. Squirt some wallpaper adhesive into a small paint tray or dish.
After stripping the wallpaper and scraping and scrubbing off the residual glue I lightly sand the walls and then brush on a. One of the cheapest and most effective ways to remove wallpaper glue from the walls is with a simple vinegar solution. Apply the paper or border to the wall then flatten it with a wallpaper squeegee.
Wipe the paper with a damp sponge to remove any paste residue.
Sponge Smooth and Trim. The paste can be thinned with a little warm water if if seems too thick. Something thats worked really well for me in dealing with the nightmarish residual wallpaper glue and peeling drywall is this. You will have a small window of time to move the paper but if you find that youre really misaligned it may be best to remove the paper completely take a deep breath and smooth the strip onto the wall again.