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Descriptions of Different Types

Regular Wallpaper
Suitable for use  In any room, as long as it does not have to stand up to too much wear & tear. Not suitable for kitchens & bathrooms

Features:
Has a smooth (or very fine stipple) matt finish

  • Excellent print quality, highlighting design detail
  • Good hangability, though some care needed to avoid ripping/tearing
  • Good light fastness
  • Spongeable/washable, although stubborn stains will be difficult to remove

Regular Wallpaper
Use in any room, as long as it does not have to stand up to too much wear & tear. Not suitable for kitchens & bathrooms

Features: Wallpaper with a raised, textured pattern applied on the surface

  • Good hangability, easy to handle
  • Good light fastness
  • Spongeable


Vinyl
Hang in any room; great in areas that have to stand up to wear & tear

Features: Paper with a layer of vinyl on top, giving a slight sheen

  • Excellent print quality, highlighting design detail
  • Good hangability, easy to handle
  • Good light fastness
  • Durable, not easily damaged
  • Washable/scrubbable
  • Peelable product, leaving a smooth backing layer on the wall for subsequent redecoration


Premium Vinyl
Suitable for any room requiring a luxurious & quality look

Features: A heavier weight of paper & vinyl creates a superior quality

  • Excellent print quality, highlighting design detail
  • Excellent hangability, very easy to handle
  • Good light fastness,
  • Very durable not easily damaged
  • Washable/scrubbable
  • Peelable product, leaving a smooth backing layer on the wall for subsequent redecoration


Textured Vinyl
Suitable for use in most rooms. Not recommended for kitchen & bathrooms

Features: Product that has been blown to create a raised, textured pattern

  • One of the easiest wallcoverings to hang to it its flat back & raised texture
  • Disguises minor imperfections in the wall surface
  • Provides excellent textured effects to compliment the printed pattern/effect
  • Good light fastness,
  • Good durability, although may be damaged in very high traffic areas
  • Spongeable/washable
  • Peelable product, leaving a smooth backing layer on the wall for subsequent redecoration


Expanded Vinyl
Ideal for kitchen & bathroom areas

Features: A semi smooth product with high & low relief areas, emulating ceramic tiles

  • Excellent print quality, highlighting design detail
  • Good Hangability, easy to apply to create a tile effect quickly
  • Good light fastness,
  • Durable, not easily damaged
  • Washable (We do not recommend ,however, that any wallcovering is placed in areas constantly in contact with water e.g. showers)
  • Peelable product, leaving a smooth backing layer on the wall for subsequent redecoration


Anaglypta – Original
For all rooms, especially hallways & ceilings

Features: Embossed white wallpaper, with a textured finish

  • Ideal for subsequent decoration with the paint of your choice. Can then be re-painted
  • Disguises minor imperfections in the wall surface
  • Provides excellent textured effects
  • Good light fastness,
  • Very durable, ideal for high traffic areas
  • Washability dependant on subsequent redecoration


Anaglypta – LTV (Luxury Textured Vinyl)
All rooms, especially hallways & ceilings

Features: White product that has been blownn to create a raised, textured pattern

  • Ideal for subsequent decoration with the paint of your choice. Can then be re-painted
  • Disguises minor imperfections in the wall surface
  • One of the easiest wallcoverings to hang due to its flat back & raised texture
  • Provides excellent textured effects
  • Washability dependant on subsequent redecoration


Paste the Wall
Paste the wall has a special backing which allows you to hang the product dry directly from the roll simply paste the wall first

Features: Quicker: Take approximately half the time of traditional wallpapering

  • Cleaner: No messy soaking and wet hanging required
  • Easier: Cutting/trimming is much easier.