Glue carpet to a wall.... Spackling compound or cement-based wall filler Sandpaper Dish soap Cotton cloth Soft-bristled brush Carpenter's pencil Straightedge Tape measure Utility knife Heavy-duty scissors Plywood or similar hard surface 1/16-inch notched trowel Carpet or contact adhesive Staples, nails or screws Hammer, screwdriver or staple gun Rolling pin or short wood board
Don't waste $ on expensive 'crackle finish' paints, good ol' white school glue works! Instructions: 1.Paint wood surface with base coat paint and allow to dry thoroughly. 2.Brush White Glue on top of base coat. (A thicker coat results in larger cracks - apply a thinner coat for fine cracks.) 3.While glue is tacky, brush on top coat. 4.Dry completely.
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