Vinyl wallpaper is a very common material for decorative wall decoration. But before describing the technology of their sticking, it is necessary to consider the varieties of this finishing material.
There are two main categories:
How to glue vinyl wallpapers
Paper-based vinyl wallpapers have two sides. One side is paper, it is the material that is glued to the wall surface. The second side is polyvinyl chloride, it serves as a decorative decoration of the room.
Vinyl wallpaper on non-woven base instead of the paper side are non-woven. The other side, as in the first case, is from polyvinyl chloride.
Vinyl wallpapers are very resistant to moisture, in addition, they can be washed. One wet cleaning, and no dirt will be.
Vinyl wallpapers are suitable for rooms where there is a high probability of high humidity. They can be used in public places where there is a risk of contamination.
There are several sub-types of materials:
Embossed wallpaper in turn, they are further subdivided into several types:
Heavy vinyl is an excellent solution for rooms with uneven walls. These wallpapers perfectly hide all defects and highlight the dignity of the room.
Heavy vinyl is suitable for hallways and commercial premises, because it is in such places that wall defects appear most often. Compact vinyl is also a great fit for such needs. Many varieties of compact vinyl have the texture of natural materials and hide defects.
Apart from the fact that with the use of such wallpapers, the walls will get an aesthetic look, they will also have a unique finish.
Silk-screen printing is better suited for rooms. It is smooth, aesthetic and light. Before pasting it is only necessary to remember that the walls under such wallpapers should be processed as it should be. If irregularities remain on the surface, silk screening them will not hide, but only emphasize.
Inhibited wallpapers are perfect for both the corridor and the commercial-type premises. They can be glued in the apartment, but in order to keep the surface of the walls of the rooms clean, a simple screen printing is enough. A distinctive feature of the wallpaper with chemical embossed - it is resistant to moisture and various radiations.
Non-woven wallpaper on the surface
Non-embossed vinyl wallpaper have a homogeneous structure. Their top layer consists of polyvinyl chloride without a pattern. These materials have their dignity. First, they perfectly hide even quite serious defects of surfaces. Secondly, such a coating looks very intriguing and even gives a certain charm. In addition, such materials do an excellent job with aggressive effects. They can be washed and cleaned with a damp cloth. They are not afraid of moisture at all, although they should not experiment with their durability.
Wallpapers without embossing can look strictly, so they can be used to create the appropriate atmosphere in the office space. Today, however, many offices have switched to more technological finishing materials. However, plain vinyl allows you to create a solid environment.
In the Italian style
Before repair, you need to choose glue. The master can purchase either the composition of a universal type, or a special glue for paper or non-woven varieties of wallpaper.Other compositions will not work, because vinyl materials have their own specifics.
It is better to buy quality glue and not be afraid of the consequences. It is better to buy compositions in the checked shops to avoid fakes.
When choosing wallpaper, you need to consider them properties. It is important to remember that wallpaper for the ceiling should have a slippery surface for good joining of the seams between them and actually stick to the ceiling. For these purposes, best suited vinyl wallpaper.
Secondly, you need to prepare a workplace. Ensure safe movement under the ceiling itself. For this, racks are assembled on the same level with each other so that no obstacles arise, and the risk of injury in the process of work is minimized.
In order for the wallpaper to hold well on the ceiling, and the seams firmly joined together, the glue must be as thick as sour cream. For these purposes, the best glue Quelyd (Kelid).
We glue wallpaper onto the ceiling The following tools will be needed:
When all the necessary materials and tools are at hand, you can start sticking.
First, glue is applied to the ceiling with a roller. Then, unwinding the roll, apply its edge to the plastered ceiling, continue to unwind the roll with one hand. At the same time, use the other hand to smooth the canvas with a spatula. At the end of the sheet can be cut, leaving a small margin, and finally align with a ruler or a metal spatula.
The first stripe of wallpaper is pasted on without much difficulty, since it is not fit in. If the wallpaper needs to be driven under the baguette, then a small overlap is made, and when the canvas is well fixed on the ceiling, it is carefully cut off under the ruler. You need to try to make the first strip of wallpaper glued exactly.
In the same way, the subsequent canvases should be pasted, with the only difference that the joints must be carefully connected to each other, and also well pressed down with a plastic roller so that the wallpaper will not come off over time and the seam between the canvases will not be noticeable .
Meter wallpapers have the following advantages:
It should be remembered about the shortcomings when using meter wallpaper.
The following tools are needed:
Matching the picture
Before starting work, you need to prepare the wall surfaces. First, a primer or a more liquid wallpaper glue is applied on the walls (the cheapest can be used). It is necessary to treat the walls with a primer in order to improve the properties of the adhesive composition and ensure a tight fit of the web against the wall.
Foam moldings need to be fixed before the beginning of the pasting process.
To begin with, measure a distance of 1 m in length, and then draw a vertical line at this point using a plumb line, a long ruler, and a pencil.
Then the height of the wall from the curb or ceiling to the floor is measured, it is advisable to add 5-10 cm as a margin. To find out the number of canvases, the length of the roll (indicated on the package) is divided by the measurement obtained. If the wallpaper contains an image, then when cutting canvases it is necessary to remember that it is necessary to combine the drawing.
Priming walls before sticking
We start to glue the meter wallpaper
Sticking in hard-to-reach places
Vinyl wallpaper will help create a unique style in the room. With their help, you can decorate any interior. This is possible due to the fact that the types and colors of these wallpapers are great.
For example, in order to give an atmosphere of exclusivity and individuality, you can use strict monophonic vinyl, which immediately fascinates with its mysteriousness. In the rooms to give the luxury of the environment are applied wallpaper with flower embossed. Vinyl materials can even be used in the nursery. The range allows you to choose materials for any premises. In this case, these wallpapers can always be cleaned. Therefore, they will serve for a long time, if only they are properly glued.
Hot Stamping Vinyl
In the interior
With large flowers
Light vinyl wallpaper
Wallpaper silk-screen printing
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