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During the first 12 months of moving into your new build, avoid painting or applying wallpaper to your walls. This is to assist with the drying out process and minimize shrinkage cracks. However, it’s fine to hang things on walls or hang blinds and curtains.
You can find more about shrinkage in your Home User Guide or by watching this video:
If you would like more information, please ask the new homes services team at email@example.com.