How many of us have embarked on a DIY project only to discover half way through that we lack the necessary skills and knowledge to complete the task successfully? Now there is no reason to live with wallpaper you don't like or chipped paintwork. This book will show you how to carry out even the most daunting decorating jobs with ease and confidence, without the need to employ a professional to finish the job. From preparing woodwork to painting panelled doors and using a steam stripper to wallpapering a staircase, The DIY Decorator's Handbook covers every aspect of home decorating. Each task is carefully explained with easy-to-follow instructions and helpful diagrams and the book is packed full of helpful hints, tips and tricks of the trade. An essential guide for DIY enthusiasts everywhere.