How to Wallpaper

10 Tips to make hanging wallpaper a breeze

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Tape measure
  • Chalk line
  • Level
  • Straightedge
  • Paint roller
  • Utility knife
  • Taping knife

Scissors
Sponge (natural)
Wallpaper roller
Wallpaper smoother

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Wallpaper
  • Wallpaper paste
  • “Wall size” primer/sizing product