Interesting Ideas To Cover Your Walls

February 19, 2021
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The walls are usually the first thing you see when you enter any room or living space. It is important that they are designed and decorated properly to add value to any home. Many homeowners are quite content with paint and wallpaper. Yet, there are other ingenious and innovative ways to make the walls look more remarkable and interesting.

Creative wall-covering ideas that you will adore

Paint is the commonly used wall covering in many homes. The colors usually used are white, cream, yellow, and pastel. However, sometimes, looking at plainly colored walls may be dull and boring. These days, creative and artistic wall design is becoming a trend. 

You can create a compelling wall design using different materials to impress your family and friends. Here are some ideas for making the walls in your home look fun and exciting. 

  • Floor-to-ceiling tiles are one exciting way to cover the walls. This should be done to only one wall of the house so as not to be overwhelming. The tiles not only beautify the living room but also give the impression of having a high ceiling. 
  • Wood elements—This can be done by recycling or upcycling certain wood materials, such as palettes. Adding them to the walls can give the living room a rustic appearance. 
  • Stencils—shapes and other motifs can be focal points in the living room. You can do this yourself or affordable stencil materials are available.
  • Wall decals are affordable ways to decorate the walls. They are also easy to install and can be purchased online or in many home improvement stores.
  • Trendy posters—prints come in many designs and are likewise available online or in different shops. Posters can easily add style to any home and make it look appealing. Framed posters are even more interesting, as the type and colors of the frames add beauty to the prints as well as to the walls. 
  • Fabric—Fabric can be used to cover the entire wall, or it is also available in squares that you can buy and display in cool patterns.

Add texture for a wonderful wall appearance

Adding texture to walls can bring character to the whole room’s interior. Home improvement professionals usually do this. However, with a little imagination and resourcefulness, you can also add texture to the walls with any material available, such as combs, brooms, cloth, and sponges. 

The texture of the wall likewise depends on paint, drywall mud, and machine use. These methods are efficient for large-surfaced walls, as you will have a large area to display your creativity.

Final thoughts

The walls in any living space can be useful aesthetically and functionally. Think of them as a large blank canvas on which you can employ your creativity to decorate. In addition, decorating the walls with coverings can add value to your home, especially if you are considering selling it in the future.