Let the Walls Speak
Gone are those days when walls were left unembellished. We all must have had our reservations about the use of wallpapers at one time or the other, but these days, it is safe to say “wallpaper is the new paint”.
Wallpapers add an instant personal style and also make a design statement. It just gives that wide variety of assortment from the very first glance.
Another advantage of these wall coverings is that depending on what you choose it can give your home a big and bold or soft and subtle look.
Fixing your wallpaper
While hanging wallpapers, it is important to note the following:
- Choose the right kind of wallpaper texture and design that fits the room. .They come in many different materials: Vinyl, embossed, textile-based, etc.
- Prepare the surface by removing old paint and irregularities in order to have a smooth finishing.
- Apply glue and remember to leave the wallpaper for 5 to10 minutes.
- After gluing carefully, smooth out with a dry cloth, wiping the remnants of glue.
However, if you’re thinking of the right locations to hang wallpapers in your home, below are a few ideas.
Although bookshelves can be boring and untidy sometimes, you can still make it a conversation piece. One of the best ways to beautify your bookshelf space is to highlight the background with wallpaper.
It gets better when you use different patterned wallpapers in the same hue.
On the ceiling
This application of wallpaper is very brilliant. Coordinating with the wall color, a carefully chosen wallpaper design on your ceiling will create a unique environment to live in.
In the Kitchen
Wallpapers are easy to maintain and clean. So a great use of wallpaper in the kitchen still allows for easy cleaning.
You can install paper in the back of kitchen cabinets. This works particularly well with painted cabinets.
In the bathroom
You should consider wallpapers at strategic corners of your bathroom, especially if you have some parts covered with tiles.
A splash of bright wallpaper looks great with bathtubs, Jacuzzi, faucets and other bathroom materials.