We’re about 70% of the way through removing the woodchip from our hall/landing. The difficult above-the-stairs bit is done. We’re now back at work and will be tackling the rest of the hideousness in the evenings. The wallpaper stripper tool has been a godsend. The two razor blades make for lighter work and slapping on a little adhesive remover means that we don’t need to bother with all that steaming nonsense.