How to Hang Wallpaper on the Ceiling

Add an unexpected touch to a ceiling with graphic wallpaper.

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Trim Corners

With the repeats of each run matched up perfectly, cut excess at corner of ceiling using utility knife or razor.

Continue Rolling Paste, Matching Repeat and Trimming Corners

Repeat steps 1 through 4 until a junction box or air vent is reached.

Trim Around Air Vents and Junction Boxes

Continue hanging runs of paper along ceiling, matching the pattern repeat along ceiling and corners. Once a point is reached in which wallpaper will interact with a junction box or air vent, roll ceiling with paste, dry-fit the run, then cut out around junction box or air vent using utility knife or razor. Continue hanging all runs until ceiling is completely covered. Thoroughly wipe all runs using damp cloth.

Once dry, re-install light fixtures and air vents using screwdriver or drill. Then, look up and enjoy the new view!

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