Wallpaper is a type of paper made from flax, cellulose, PVC, nylon and other types of fibre and it is used to cover the walls of a dwelling. It can be made of different materials: paper, vinyl, non-woven, fiselin. The wallpaper models available are versatile in design, decorated with floral or geometric patterns, for interiors and exteriors, marble effect, washable, fireproof, trompe l'oeil. Choosing the right wallpaper can revolutionize the look of a room. But wallpaper has a dual function: decorative - given the variety of patterns and designs available - and protective, since it covers the walls and protects them from wear. Wallpaper is a solution that can also be adopted for ceilings and floors and, thanks to its very high resistance parameters, it can be used in any room in the house, from the bathroom to the kitchen, from the living room to the bedroom.
Your style, your walls: wallpaper for every space
The first thing that makes it possible to distinguish one wallpaper from another is the material it is made of: in fact, wallpapers can be made of paper, fabric, vinyl, fiberglass, PVC, nylon, washable, fireproof material. The most common type of wallpaper is certainly the one made of paper, because it is a material that lasts a long time and can be colored in many different ways. Another widely used material is vinyl: durable and resistant, it is also washable. In vinyl wallpaper
, the PVC layer covers a layer of paper making it waterproof and allowing it to be used in spaces such as the bathroom or kitchen. Vinyl wallpaper can be very compact, making it easy to lay and sometimes slightly grainy. Vinyl-based, it can be very flexible. Among the many types of wallpaper there is also the one that takes the name of wallpaper in non-woven: this wall covering requires little maintenance and the fabrics used to make it are cotton, jute or linen, but also bamboo and silk.