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Old 11-09-2011, 08:06 AM  
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You'll find that the pump sprayer ineffective, you really need to saturate it. One possible problem would be if the popcorn has been painted already that would prevent it from readily absorbing the water.

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Old 11-09-2011, 09:24 AM  
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A floor scrapper would work if your at a right angle.
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Old 12-08-2011, 01:04 PM  
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Originally Posted by Rainnelor View Post
The reason I am talking all these small pieces is that I don't think I can handle putting up new wallboard or full pieces of paneling on the ceiling. (I have to do this alone.) So basically I guess I am trying to 'make' my own ceiling tiles out of 1/4" high grade plywood and wallpaper.
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You can rent them at any tool rental place, not necessarily a big box store like HD. They are typically not expensive to rent, and it would allow you to move the full panels in place on your own. I think using something like this to put those panels in place would give you a nicer look in the end than making your own ceiling tiles. I sounded like you were talking about the wood paneling, not drywall, but this should still do the trick.
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