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autumn 07/10/2016

How To Prepare Your Home For Autumn

While many of you may be sad to see the end of summer, Autumn signals the beginning of cosy nights in front of the fire, the changing leaves outside and big warm winter coats – so it’s not all that bad, is it? We certainly don’t think so. The transformation of the weather outdoors, though, means that your house will need to be transformed too, so that it is ready for the cold months ahead. Some of these changes are practical and some of them are merely decorative, to get... Read More


Ideas For Decorating Your Home With Wood Wallpaper

Faux wood wallpaper has become hugely popular here at I Want Wallpaper as our customers look at add some natural, rustic charm to their home, and to be honest, we don’t blame them! Advancements in printing technologies now mean that wallpaper brands can create ultra lifelike wood designs with vibrant colours and textured surfaces that are so realistic they can fool almost anybody and the result is the hundreds of amazing wood effect wallpapers that you can see in our online store. We love this style of faux wallpaper and... Read More

stone1 12/09/2016

Five Super Stone Wallpaper Ideas For Your Home

Are you looking to purchase stone wallpaper for your home? Spoilt for choice with the huge selection available on the I Want Wallpaper site? Don’t worry, we feel your pain; with such a wide array of styles and brands available, making that final choice can be difficult. So, to try and help our wonderful customers we’ve decided to put together five of our favourite stone wallpaper ideas which will work on the walls of any home!   Rustic Stone Brick by AS Creation New from AS Creation’s Nature range, the... Read More

Woman wallpapering wall, close-up 05/09/2016

How To Hang Pre-pasted Wallpaper

Pre-pasted or self adhesive wallpaper, where each roll is coated with a pre-applied paste, is a great way to cut down on mess when decorating. You’ll probably be happy to know that hanging it isn’t that difficult either, all it takes is a little time to get to grips with it and then you’ll have amazing looking walls before you know it! Before you start Prior to beginning your decorating you’ll need the following essentials: Your pre-pasted wallpaper Scissors Water (water tray filled 2/3 full, with room temperature water) Sponge... Read More


Top Tips for Stripping Wallpaper

We are not going to lie to you – removing wallpaper can be, and usually is, a bit of a pain. But chances are, you know that, and that is why you’re probably reading this right now, looking for ways to simplify this often-hated task. Well, help is here, as we’ve taken it upon ourselves to note down some of our most handy hints and tips for removing wallpaper so that your redecoration project can go just that little bit smoother. Good luck! Preparation is key when removing wallpaper. Never... Read More


Wallpapers & Murals from Around The World

Thanks to advancements in printing technologies, it is now easier than ever to use high quality photographic prints of all kinds in wallpaper designs. This has helped styles such as faux wood, brick and stone effect wallpapers become hugely popular, but it has also spawned a new type of real-life city landscape murals. These photographic landscape murals often make use of a whole wall in order to bring lifelike scenes from countries around the world right into your home and completely transform the feel of a room. City wallpapers and... Read More


Five Sensational Striped Wallpapers

Striped wallpaper is a timeless style; they’ll keep looking great for years to come and rarely go out of style which is why they are always so popular with customer here at I Want Wallpaper. What you may not know though, is that striped wallpapers can also work wonders in adding some extra height or length to a room – the illusion of it anyway. Most striped wallpapers can be hung either horizontally or vertically; hang your paper horizontally and it elongates a wall or hang it vertically to make... Read More


How To Use Lining Paper

When redecorating, we may often find some walls that simply aren’t ideal for wallpapering or painting, whether it is an uneven surface or just a poorly constructed wall, lining paper can be a solution to your problem. So in what type of situation would you use lining paper? Commonly it’s used to smooth out a wall and cover any imperfections such as hairline cracks to enable you to get a flat finish ready for wallpapering, but there are several other reasons to line a wall. It can also be used... Read More


Wallpapering Your Ceiling: Is It As Hard As It Sounds?

When you think of wallpapering, your mind naturally gravitates towards wallpapering, well, walls. But if your ceiling has hairline cracks that you want to cover up, or you are looking for a room refresh, perhaps wallpapering for a more decorative (or simple!) effect may be for you. As long as your ceiling is flat and smooth, it should be pretty straightforward – but if you are working with slopes and different shaped ceilings, it could be slightly tricky and you may want to seek assistance if you do not have... Read More


Five Brick Wallpapers That Add Simple Beauty

For months now brick effect wallpaper has been one of the hottest interior decorating trends, and it certainly shows no sign of stopping soon. With all the beautiful rustic charm of stripped down brick walls, but with none of the hassle, it is an ideal choice for anyone looking to move away from the traditional wallpaper look in their home. Our brick wallpaper department is currently full to the brim with amazing, high quality wallpapers which can be used anywhere in the home. So, we thought we’d take a closer... Read More