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How to Create a Wallpaper Accent Wall

An accent wall can be defined as a single wall, interior or exterior, with a visually attractive color, design, or material that contrasts with the other walls in the immediate area. It is a common interior design option for homeowners who want a quick way to spruce up a dull room.

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How to Prepare Walls for Wallpaper

ROMAN Products’ line of wallcovering adhesives, primers, and removers have been carefully designed to make the wallpaper installation process easy.

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10 Tips for First-Time Wallpaper Installation

Are you wondering how hard is it to hang wallpaper? Installing your first wallpaper can be challenging, especially if you don’t have prior experience with the process. However, anyone can do it with the right guidance, wallcovering tools, and installation materials.

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History of Wallpaper: What You Need to Know

Wallpaper is a timeless design element. But, until recently, it has had a difficult time escaping the stigma of being outdated. Now it’s making a huge comeback. Interior designers and DIYers are rediscovering how wallpaper can help uplift and define the style of a room—without necessarily overpowering it.

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What Wallpaper Primer Should I Use for My Project?

One of the most important aspects of a wallpaper project is using the correct primer or sealer. This selection can vary depending on the surface you plan to hang wallpaper on. For glass and tile, you may opt for an adhesion-promoting primer that improves bonding on sealed walls. For painted walls and drywall, a high-quality pigmented primer provides a durable base for new wallpaper.


What Adhesive Should I Use for My Wallcovering Projects?

When you start a new wallcovering project, you’ll need to choose the best wallpaper adhesive for the job. With so many options available, it can be challenging to know which product to select. That’s why we’ve put together this guide to help you decide!

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Why Use a More Expensive Wallpaper Primer vs a Less Expensive One?

A wallcovering primer is the foundation of a great installation. Using a quality wallpaper primer instead of a cheaper universal primer can prevent hanging issues and allow for a faster, easier installation process. We explain the differences between primer types and how quality wallpaper primers can protect your walls, improve adhesion, and make future removal more easy.

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The Ultimate Guide to Types of Wallpaper

Wallpaper has become more popular in recent years and the trend looks to continue far into the future. Since there are so many types of designs, materials to choose from and different applications to consider, this article is written as a guide to help you through the process. 

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How to Get Wrinkles out of Wallpaper

Even in the most careful installation, you may encounter trouble spots likes blisters, bubbles, and wrinkles. We’ll explain what causes wrinkles in wallpaper, techniques to prevent them, and how to fix them if you run into any on your next project.

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How to Trim and Cut Wallpaper: Tools, Approach, and Tips

If you want great looking wallpaper, you can’t forget the finish work. It may seem straight forward but getting perfect cuts along your ceilings and floors can be tricky depending on the type of wallpaper being hung. We cover the tips, techniques, and tools you need to achieve crisp, clean lines along your cuts.

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How to Hang Mural Wallpaper: 6 Critical Steps

Wallpaper murals are a great way to add interest to a room. They create a focal point that can be used in homes or businesses to make a statement and change the mood of the space. The options are unlimited and can include maps, landscape scenes and even photos.

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How to Remove Wallpaper Without a Steamer

Removing wallpaper can be a difficult task at best and most people avoid it if at all possible. What comes to mind is endless hours of peeling tiny bits of paper off the wall with a paint scraper while trying not to destroy your walls in the process. Is there a better way?

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How Climate Affects Wallpaper Installation

How-to guides about installing wallpaper tend to focus on the mechanical process of putting these coverings onto the wall—priming the surface, applying the adhesive, trimming the excess paper, and so on. One important consideration that is often overlooked, however, is the climate of the room, both during and after hanging the wallpaper. Climate actually plays a major role in the success (or failure) of your wallpaper installation.


DIY Home Projects for 2023

Home improvement is a perennially popular activity for a lot of people across a broad range of income levels. In 2023, however, homeowners are tackling these pursuits with renewed enthusiasm. The COVID-19 crisis, which led to widespread supply chain disruptions and financial stresses, forced many homeowners to put their upgrade plans on the back burner—but that seems to be changing rapidly.

How to Install Acoustical Wallcovering

The primary role of acoustical wallpaper (sometimes called “wall carpet”) is to minimize noise levels in a room. To this end, it is made from materials that can absorb sound: foam, fiberglass, vinyl, and certain types of fabrics are common options in acoustical wallcovering. These wallcoverings usually have a raised texture (called a nap) that dampens sound waves that would ordinarily reflect off the surface. This has the effect of lowering noise pollution and improving the acoustics of the room.