The market of building materials is filled with an abundance of wallpaper.
Along with paper, now use non-woven, vinyl and even liquid wallpaper.
Each material requires special treatment.
In pasting walls with wallpaper, nothing is complicated. It is important to follow the instructions and choose a good glue. The complexity will depend on the state of the surface being pasted. Unevenness can cause the wallpaper to peel off and loosely adhere to the wall. Each type of wallpaper has its advantages and disadvantages. It is necessary to choose a suitable adhesive composition, familiarize yourself with the rules of pasting in the corners. When buying building materials, you need to take into account the parameters, the destination of the room for finishing. To make the right choice during the repair, you need to navigate the whole variety of wallpaper. They have different thickness, structure, properties, color, characteristic features.
Walls before gluing must be carefully prepared: plastered and primed. Then the wallpaper will stick on smoothly and securely to the wall.
Paper wallpaper - the leaders of sales. They are easy to glue, including in the corners, because the overlap is allowed. Wallpaper is sold with relief patterns or just plain, two-layered and three-layered. Adhesive must be applied to the wall and wallpaper. Their drawback is the extensibility of moisture. Therefore, at the junction of the wallpaper should go a little at each other, so that when drying, it does not work out.
Non-woven wallpaper does not need a preliminaryGluing with glue. It is important to carefully process the wall. They are more dense and able to hide small surface irregularities. When overlapping corners, avoid overlapping, as it will be noticeable. Flizelinovye wallpaper can be painted with water-based paint of any shade, as the owner wishes.
It is necessary to dissolve the glue in advance, following the manufacturer's instructions. It takes a little time for the glue to become the right consistency.
Vinyl wallpaper has a paper or flesilinovuyuBase, and the top is applied foamed vinylic mass. With its help you can recreate any structure: stone, wood, marble, Venetian plaster. They belong to the class of washing, so they are suitable for the kitchen, the corridor. Depending on the basis, the way of gluing will differ. If it is paper, then the wall and wallpaper are smeared, if it is non-woven, then only the wall should be smeared with glue.
Other types of wallpaper
Not so often used other types of wallpaper: Liquid, fiberglass, velor, textile. Because sticking them without appropriate preparation is quite laborious. The result can be deplorable. The cost of such wallpapers is much higher than usual. Liquid wallpaper is a mushy mass of glue and pieces of wallpaper. This mass is applied to the wall with a spatula and smoothed to a thickness of about half a centimeter. It is necessary to properly dilute the mixture so that the wallpaper is well pestered to the surface being treated. The result is somewhat like a textured plaster.
Tissue wallpaper does not tolerate wet conditions, they are very heavy in themselves, so you need to choose a special, reliable glue. Look velvet or textile wallpaper is very luxurious.