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Job Description: Hangs wallpaper, covering interior walls or ceilings of rooms with decorative wallpaper or fabric, using hand tools. Measures walls and ceiling to compute number and length of strips required to cover surface. Prepa pasteboard and erects scaffolding.: Marks vertical guideline on wall to align first strip, using plumb bob and chalk line. Smoothes rough spots on walls and ceilings, using sandpaper. Fills holes and cracks with plaster, using trowel. Removes paint, varnish, and grease from surfaces, using paint remover and water soda solution. Applies acetic acid to damp plaster to prevent lime from bleeding through paper. Applies thin glue to waterproof porous surfaces, using brush, roller, or pasting machine. Measures and cuts strips from roll of wallpaper or fabric, using shears or razor. Mixes paste to desired consistency and brushes paste on back of wallpaper or fabric, using paste brush. Trims selvage from strips, using straightedge and trimming knife. Places paste-coated strips on wall or ceiling to match adjacent edges of figured strips, and smoothes strips with dry brush or felt-covered roller to remove wrinkles and bubbles. Smoothes joints with seam roller and trims excess material at ceiling and baseboard, using knife. Removes old paper, using water, steam machine, or chemical remover and scraper. May apply paint to interior or exterior surface of buildings. full eDOT descriptions

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