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Why bother with a post grad course - waste of time? 17-10-2016
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    I'm moving out of my house in 2 weeks and my walls are covered in white tact that's been there for months. I've tried using a magic eraser and other white tact but nothing is working. I may be able to convince my parents to help me paint over it but not likely.

    Has anyone else had this problem and if so how much of your deposit did you lose? Its about 3/8 of the walls.

    The walks are other than white?
    What did your contract say? Did you ask the LL whether you could use it? Read your contract.

    The main problem is the oily residue. You can try (on a discreet) bread, an eraser or bicarvonate of soda.
    sandpaper or throughly clean the affected areas as any oil will seep though.
    get a paint pot or match it properly.
    If you leave it to the LL, then they will charge much more for putting it right.

    There are a zillion threads about this on the student room, so use the search function.
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