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User Info: sonicteam2k1

sonicteam2k1
3 years ago#1
I have that water damage on the laminate on my desk and I wanted to buy some more to glue over it (it looks like my desk has chickenpox or something lol) and i want to keep my desk because it works fine.

I went to home depot to buy the material but you have to order like $100 worth just to get the small amount I need. They don't carry it in small quantities anymore.

And I'm thinking about using lining but they don't sell pieces wide enough so I'd have to double layer it.

Any suggestions other than buying a new desk?
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User Info: MasterDonGero

MasterDonGero
3 years ago#2
Glass/plexiglass and some clear, double-sided tape.
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User Info: Pyrotechnixxx

Pyrotechnixxx
3 years ago#3
Maybe you could buy some Wallpaper and paste it over your desk?
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User Info: TheFeshPince

TheFeshPince
3 years ago#4
Paint.
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User Info: sonicteam2k1

sonicteam2k1
3 years ago#5
TheFeshPince posted...
Paint.


it will still have that bubbly stuff on it.

never thought about wall paper. it's just like liner but wider.
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User Info: WerdnAndreW

WerdnAndreW
3 years ago#6
Vinyl laminate
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User Info: TheFeshPince

TheFeshPince
3 years ago#7
Oh, I didn't realize it had surface bubbles. I thought it just had spots.
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WerdnAndreW
3 years ago#8
You could sand down the bubbles and then paint.
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User Info: sonicteam2k1

sonicteam2k1
3 years ago#9
WerdnAndreW posted...
Vinyl laminate


where to get small amounts of this?
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User Info: Pyrotechnixxx

Pyrotechnixxx
3 years ago#10
WerdnAndreW posted...
You could sand down the bubbles and then paint.


Pretty much this. You have moisture in your desk, just covering it (with vinyl or paint) won't solve the issue.
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