During cosmetic repairs with your own hands, you can save quite a lot if you use homemade glue. You can cook it from improvised materials, while this will not affect the quality characteristics of the final product, on the contrary - you will get only pluses.
A self-made pastel can be prepared from the ingredients that everyone has in the house. Thus, the mixture is much cheaper than the purchased glue.
Suitable for all wallpapers.
Use a home product is allowed for different types of wallpapers:
But for cork or bamboo canvases this option will not work, they are too heavy.
Leaves no residue
After drying, the home paste does not leave traces or wrinkles on the wallpaper.
Safe for health
Even children for fakes can use homemade adhesives, as it is absolutely safe for health and will not cause allergies. And the reason is in the natural ingredients used for cooking.
Easy to remove
If you use a home-made paste for sticking, then the wallpaper from the wall can be very easily removed. You just need to moisten them with water, wait 5-10 minutes and remove the canvas in one motion.
How to cook yourself
At home, glue can be made from flour or starch. In the first case, 1 liter of composition is sufficient for gluing 2-3 rolls of wallpaper.
- capacity -2 pcs.;
- flour - 5 tbsp;
- water - 1 l.
- Pour water into a container, bring to a boil.
- In another container, mix flour and cold water to a creamy consistency. It is necessary that there are no lumps.
- Stirring the composition, pour hot water into a thin stream.
- Stir everything, bring to a boil and wait for the mixture to cool.
If there is no flour at hand, then ordinary starch will come to replace it. The resulting product by consistency will resemble a thick jelly, but the quality characteristics will not suffer.
To prepare a paste, you need to combine starch with water in a ratio of 1:10. Suitable for both corn and potato. Stirring the composition all the time, put it on fire and wait for it to boil. Then the mass will take on a sticky consistency. When the mixture cools down, it is worth adding a little PVA glue to the fortress.
A paste made on the basis of flour or starch is practically devoid of flaws. But it is recommended to use it on the same day, and not cook for the future. Otherwise, the composition will lose its stickiness.