Paint or Wallpaper?
You just got your new home, now you have a blank canvas to create your home for many many years. It is important to make the right choice on how you want to decorate. One of the most important decisions would be your walls. Your walls set the tone for your living spaces and is the only one you cannot change often besides flooring . There are 2 options to cover walls, paint or wallpaper. Well today we will be giving you 4 reasons to choose wallpaper over paint.
1. Wallpaper last longer
Wallpaper can last up to 15 years and beyond, which makes it cost-effective in the long run. While paint does last 5 to 10 years, there is a bigger chance you will repaint more frequently.
2. Wallpaper adheres easily and smoothly to walls, hiding many surface imperfections.
Compared to paint where it doesn’t hide the imperfections and might even emphasize them. At the end of the day, creating a home with walls that speak of your character has to be one of life’s most satisfying tasks.
3. Wallpaper can create thousands of different looks and feels in any space
Chic designs, intriguing textures and beautiful prints have an impactful effect on the décor of a room. Wallpaper can be used to create a designer look in any space, and can also be applied to just one wall as a feature wall. Paint can only provide a color in a very limited spectrum of finishes from matte to glossy.
4. Installing Wallpaper is a clean and quick job
Unlike the installation of Wallpaper, Painting is a messy job and it can take more than one day to complete. Wallpaper has no smell or mess and can be easily wiped with a sponge or washed with a mixture of soap and water, if it is a fabric. With paint, only some superior quality paints can be removed the same way.