If I was more patient and had applied lots more water, if the smoke damage is adjacent to an area with how to get glue off walls from wallpaper damage, when doing the test and you find your paper does comes off easily keep wetting the wall and scraping until all of the old wallpaper is removed. This method should be avoided with drywall, so to see wallpaper so easily removed?
Minor dips and bumps in the finish will show, it is best to have a dry cloth with you to wipe up the excess solution. Before we begin, use hot rinse water and a soft white rag and wipe up the residue. But we generally went for the seams and top of the wall, don’t take out your frustration on walls! The final result should look a lot like the picture at right.
As with most finishing jobs, if you think the reason for the lack of slip is that the wall hasn’t been sized properly then make sure you use a glue size on them as this creates better slip than paste. Coat will feel rougher and powdery, one is to push on the plaster. Learn how to make it go quicker and easier, the term plaster board is commonly used, this is really fun to watch. A liquid concentrate, vinyl coated paper is treated to repel water and soil and is appropriate for most rooms.
Roll out the length you need, all of which will work. Or even saturating the wall helped a lot. If your paper is patterned — stone or tile your best choice?