If you are looking for an alternative to paint for your wall, then wallpaper is the best choice. Not only does it add character to any room, it is also cost effective in the long run. With the new advances in paste technology, it allows for easy installation and ensures paper will adhere for long periods of time.
Wallpaper lasts from 10-15 years compared to paint which requires repainting every several years; it adds depth, textures, pattern, and color easily. With the range of design selection nowadays- paper, fabric, vinyl, natural textile- you have an array of options to choose from.
Some wallpapers can be painted, allowing you to put some texture in the room while still adding your favorite paint color. You can even vary the way the wallpaper is placed in the room: some rooms look great with a wallpaper border in the room, while others look best with a full wallpapering.
You can also choose to put wallpaper on half of their walls with a border at the chair-rail length, thus giving them another way to decorate with wallpaper.
Another great benefit is that allpaper is easy to clean. Most of today’s wallpapers are coated so that they wipe clean from common household marks.
This makes your wall covering more durable than some paints, which fade over repeated scrubbings. For rooms where the walls are prone to get dirty, wallpaper is a great option. Besides being easy to clean, the patterns on the paper will help hide dirt and smudges. Finally, wallpaper can hide blemishes in the wall’s plaster far better than a coat of paint.