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Old 03-24-2010, 05:34 PM   #1
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I've got an overlap at one end of the front of a chimney breast. Is there any way to smooth it out? There is no exposed edge, just a double thickness for about two inches from the corner. I keep rolling a seam roller over it and trying to convince myself it's doing some good. Any other ideas? Thanks for any suggestions.


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Old 03-25-2010, 04:29 AM   #2
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I do not understand you're question, a pic might help.

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Thanks Chrisn. I'm attaching pics. The brightest light in the pics is the light from window shining on the side of the chimney breast. I said there is no exposed edge of paper. Actually there is, but it is right on the corner so doesn't show.
I can't figure out how to resize my pics just now, and I'll be away from home till Good Friday. I'll get back then.

Good Friday: pictures uploaded, I hope. Also, I've now had permission from a higher authority (the Missus) to repaper the chimney breast if we find a suitable paper.
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hiding wallpaper overlap mistake-paper-overlap-001-large-.jpg   hiding wallpaper overlap mistake-paper-overlap-002-large-.jpg   hiding wallpaper overlap mistake-paper-overlap-004-large-.jpg   hiding wallpaper overlap mistake-paper-overlap-003-large-.jpg  

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