The variety of wallpapers today is simply stunning. You can choose for every taste and budget. At the moment, non-woven fabrics are in great demand. They have a paper base with the addition of fabric fibers.
Use them in living rooms, nurseries and kitchens.
The advantages of non-woven wallpaper include:
- high strength;
- environmental friendliness;
- ease of sticking;
- wear resistance.
These wallpapers are well suited for both walls and the ceiling. When wet, they do not swell, do not shrink after drying. They can hide minor imperfections on the surface.
If foamed vinyl is applied to the surface of the canvases, they can be used for painting.
On a note! The safest are non-woven fabrics without a vinyl layer.
In this case, a decorative layer is applied to the non-woven. To do this, use paper, textile or vinyl. Their price may vary. Do not buy the cheapest options. Such wallpapers will quickly lose their attractive appearance.
Cloths with high-quality vinyl spraying will last quite a long time. They do not fade in the sun, any dirt is easily removed with a damp cloth. These cloths are well tolerated by non-aggressive detergents.
Designed for painting
They are not expensive. But they have a lot of advantages:
- There is no need for a perfectly flat surface. They well hide all cracks and scratches.
- Can withstand up to 10 layers of paint. Do not lose their quality after repainting and do not peel off the bases.
- Suitable for children's rooms. At any time, they can be repainted, and this hide the drawn patterns and spots. In addition, you can not repaint the entire wall, but only a damaged area.
Also, non-woven fabrics are suitable for the kitchen. They are not afraid of grease and dirt.
Fully non-woven fabrics
They are carried out according to sophisticated technology, have a high cost of materials used, for this reason they are expensive. They are distinguished by a wide variety of patterns, drawings and colors. They can last about 10 years.
Completely non-woven wallpaper during wall gluing does not get wet, does not stretch. Glue is applied only to the wall. It is not necessary to apply it to the canvas. This is convenient when the room is small and there is no way to spread the roll.
How to glue
Most often, non-woven fabrics are sold in rolls of a meter wide. This is convenient because there remains a minimum number of joints on the surface.
Since the wallpaper is quite thin and through them the imperfections of the walls can appear in the form of dark spots, the dimensions left by the marker on the walls, then before gluing the surface is carefully prepared.
To do this, remove the old paint, wallpaper. The loose fragments of putty and plaster are protected. Potholes are leveled, after everything is covered with a primer. It will protect against the appearance of fungi and mold.
What kind of wallpaper do you have in the rooms? Have you ever used non-woven?