On a recommendation from a friend, I hired a stripper. Â A cheap stripper.
Now, you would think that a cheap stripper would do a nasty job, but this one had no problem steaming up the windows. Â Even the wife was impressed. Â She had a go herself.
I am, of course, talking about a wallpaper steamer/stripper. Â At first we spent way too much time fruitlessly scratching at the wallpaper removing tiny scrap by tiny scrap. Â The steamer, on the other hand, made amazingly quick work of the job. Â Next time there will be no hesitation – $28 well spent.
I often wonder about fashion. Â What is fashionable now will look dated in a few years,Â appallingÂ in 10, hilarious in 20, and be right back in fashion again in 30. Â At least for those of us that don’t have vivid memories of it – Remember the 80’s anyone?
Paying homage to fashion over the ages are the various layers of wallpaper lovingly applied over the decades, and brutally removed by me: