Plain wallpaper can easily transform the look and feel of a room by covering all or just part of its walls, and is easy to apply or paint over, giving any room an instant makeover.
Calculating how much wallpaper for wall requires by measuring its dimensions: height and width; then divide by the pattern repeat.
Simple and stylish
Plain wallpaper provides the ideal setting for soft furnishings and decor to stand out. Selecting neutral hues such as beige, cream or white will open up the space and put the focus on soft furnishings or statement wall art that you choose; brighter hues like yellow, pink or blue can make an impactful statement in any room – matt vinyl wallpaper provides subtle finishing options while metallic quartz plain designs add an elegant twist that works particularly well in dining rooms.
Add depth and dimension to your room with plain wallpaper that features exclusive surface materials or embossed finishes for an eye-catching three-dimensional effect that breaks up its flat surface and brings your decor alive! To give an unassuming room a boost of interest and depth.
To create an aesthetic blend between plain wallpaper and patterned designs, it’s best to choose a color from both elements and coordinate it accordingly with paint or fabric on other walls. This will ensure an appealing overall appearance and help unite the room; alternatively you could try combining two or more tones to achieve a sophisticated high-end finish.
Plain wallpapers provide the ideal canvas for decorative accents of all sorts, adding contemporary chic or classic charm depending on their application. From creating relaxing sanctuary spaces to minimalist statements, plain wallpaper can add visual interest in every room in your home – no matter its style! Whether you prefer subtle texture finishes or bolder colours there is sure to be one to fit into any design scheme perfectly.
Finding the ideal plain wallpaper to complement a patterned design requires finding one with colors from within the pattern that appear more than once; to achieve harmony overall. Plain wallpaper models may also feature special finishes such as surface materials, embossing or texture techniques to give them that special something.
If you prefer plain woven wallpapers, pair it with dark furniture and light earthy tones for an eye-catching contrast or use it as the ideal background for artwork and decorative accessories. To make sure that you select the appropriate wallpaper, request a sample to test its texture and colour match; our samples come from full-sized rolls so they’re an excellent way to see how the wallpaper fits in your space.
Easy to hang
Modern wallpaper comes in prepasted, paste the wall and peel and stick forms. The bottom layer or substrate of each paper dictates its hanging method – for papers with non-woven bases paste the paper hanging is used while those made of paper substrate should use paste the wall hanging technique.
Paste the wall applications are the preferred solution for most people. Not only are they easier and quicker to apply than traditional wallpaper, they also produce a more consistent finish without leaving creases or tears when trimming. When applying the wall applications it is crucial that you follow instructions precisely; some wallpapers require pre-soaking so please refer to your label for proper soaking times before hanging the wallpapers.
Begin your wallpaper installation project in an organized and clutter-free workspace, with any previous wallpaper fully removed from walls and no dust, loose paint or old paste remaining on them. Follow your wallpaper label’s soaking and pasting instructions.
When hanging papers with intricate patterns, start by measuring the width of your wall and adding an inch or two for overhang. Center your first length or drop on it – making any necessary adjustments for pattern alignment as you go – then smooth it out until complete.
Easy to clean
Wallpaper stripe designs require much consideration and many designers have unique visions of what their final creation should resemble. Popular choices for wallpaper strips can include textures and colours to enliven walls or add personality. But for those seeking something simpler, plain wallpaper options provide just enough texture and shine on walls without overwhelming them with design elements.
Vinyl wallpaper is one of the easiest surfaces to maintain, as liquid cleaners can easily wipe it clean. However, periodic dusting should still take place to eliminate dust particles and cobwebs – which can be done using either a duster like the Swiffer Heavy Duty Super Extender with its swivel head and telescoping handle or vacuum cleaner equipped with a wall brush extension nozzle.
Paper wallpapers, however, cannot be washed easily so scuff marks and fingerprints become noticeable quickly. To properly test the cleaning solution on an inconspicuous patch of wallpaper before wiping down its surface. Mix a small amount of soap into water in a bucket; dip your soft cloth or sponge into it before wiping and then rinse several times to ensure no streaks or dis-colorations have resulted.