Every once in a while, you might want to revamp certain aspects of your life. And the décor in your house should not be an exception.
According to a house survey done in 2018, about 48% of homeowners planned to decorate their homes. Ideas on how to revamp your homes are easily available in the internet. All you need to do is search for ideas suitable for your house.
After gathering sample ideas, you should contact a professional, in this case, an interior designer. The interior design industry is said to generate $10 billion in revenue annually. This amount may seem atrocious, but you will get your money’s worth.
Redecorate with Wallplanks
The walls in your house are either covered in wallpaper or paint. Wallpapers and paint bring some color and life to your hallways. However, have you ever considered doing differently? Consider using wood. With proper care, wood can last for hundreds of years without rot or wear. Not only is this considered very trendy in decorating but also very popular at the moment.
You might wonder where you can use peel and stick wood wall while decorating — here are a few tips you should consider.
Your Bed’s Headboard
You can ditch the traditional headboard and go for peel and stick wood wall. Frame and trim them, and you have a new look for your bed.
Looking to make a statement in your kitchen, cover your walls with some wallplanks. In addition to looking chic, it is very easy to clean using some wood wall cleaner and a soft cloth.
On Your Stairs
You know that creaky step that you say you will fix, but you never get around to it. This is your chance to renovate it.
Wood brings a warm vibe to any setting. Having wood on your ceilings is the next project you need to consider.
The Do’s of Peel and Stick Panelling
You are guaranteed to be very excited as you embark on this renovation. How do you go about preparing yourself? Here are some tips to guide you.
1. Acclimate the Wood
This ensures that your peel and stick wood will reach its equilibrium moisture level. Its essence is that once installed, the panels will neither shrink nor expand.
2. Clean the Surface before Installation
Remove any artwork or décor and leave the surface bare. Then, dry-wipe the surface to remove any dust and debris with a soft cloth. A clean surface ensures optimal adhesion.
3. Take Measurements
Assuming that your surface is level is a formula for disaster. Use a level and chalk to determine your reference line, then begin the installation.
4. Row by Row
Be patient. Go row by row to maintain the perfect level. Installing the peel and stick wood wall requires patience.
A Guide to Installing Wallplanks
Your home needs that personal touch —a DIY project. To do this project, it would be easier to use DIY wall planks or peel and stick wood panels.
Choosing Your Wood and Color
More than one-third of the respondents in a 2017 interior design trends survey said they would prefer a neutral color palette when red was an option.
In light of that, a peel and stick accent wall is a rusty yet modern look. Pick thin and light planks so that you do not strain during installations.
Installing Your Wood Accent Wall
First, you have to find the center of your wall. To help you do this, use a level to mark off a point according to your measurements.
The next step is to peel the backing off the plank and adhere it to the wall. With a j-roller, press firmly on the wall to ensure full adhesion.
Put Some Pattern on Your Wall
You are looking to create something elegant in your home. A sure way to accomplish this is by alternating the lengths of the peel and stick wood wall you are installing. The result is a natural effect.