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Wallpaper

A security with no monetary value.

Wallpaper

A security that has become worthless due to a bankruptcy or for some other reason. For example, when General Motors went into bankruptcy in 2009, its stock continued to be traded over-the-counter. However, because there was very little value to the company, it was treated as wallpaper. That is, the owners of GM stock might as well use the certificates as wallpaper in their houses because the stock was worth nothing.
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Hanging wallpaper can be a bit tricky for novices and takes some getting used to - the easiest option is to use a paste-the-wall wallpaper.
You can use wallpaper in any room, although not wet rooms or areas where it will get wet, such as inside a shower cubicle.
With the arrival of the do-it-yourself era in the 1960s, Henkel analysed the new market trends and requirements and developed dedicated products and systems such as the wallpaper pasting machine, the dust-free wallpaper granulate and Metylan direct control.
STEP 2 Determine the height of the tray's lip; use this measurement to cut a small square from each corner of the wallpaper (when placed in the tray, the edges should meet at the corners).
Modern wallpaper doesn't even have to be made of paper as textured wall coverings made of cork, fabric or even plastic are becoming popular.
Although it's kind of difficult to imagine the British--political climate notwithstanding--seeking comfort from their embossed wallpaper rather than a pint in the pub, the interest that cutting-edge UK designers and the design press are taking in wallpaper is helping its resurgence in British homes.
I like to show elementary students how wallpaper designers often extract abstract patterns for their designs from something as simple as a piece of pineapple.
The encouraging news for anyone who's fed up living against a blank canvas is that wallpaper has now been well and truly re-instated as style.
Use strips of wallpaper to divide different blocks of ideas - and see how stunning new design ideas can give a room a really contemporary new twist.
They provided the background to numerous historical dramas put on over the years by the BBC - the millions of addicts of Middlemarch were frequently gazing at John Perry wallpaper.
S Paint & Wallpaper Stores Industry report, published annually, contains timely and accurate industry statistics, forecasts and demographics.
com/research/p83b9k/chinese_imported) has announced the addition of the "Chinese Imported Wallpaper Industry Report 2015" report to their offering.