Wallpaper is the most common type of wall and ceiling decoration. This material has an affordable price and a wide variety of colors and patterns. At the beginning of the XXI century, wall murals were very popular. Large paintings decorated almost all the rooms of the house. Today, their popularity is returning. It is worth noting that at present, wall-papers are gaining popularity on the door. Narrow vertical images adorn interior doors, complementing and transforming the interior.
Despite the fact that photo wallpaper is far from a novelty, the version of this finishing material for doors is a modern trend. Today it is used in the interiors of apartments and country houses. Shops offer a huge selection of products with colorful drawings of various subjects: landscapes, abstractions, flowers, birds, animals and more. Murals are very popular.
Wallpaper used for decoration is different from those that are glued to the wall. First of all, it is worth noting the main purpose of door decorations - this is an addition to the interior and a visual change in space.
The interior doors, decorated with murals, seem to open the door to another reality, depicting a tropical jungle, the blue sea or endless outer space.
Wallpaper for doors is available in the format of a single canvas, which is glued to the surface as a whole. Also, the finishing material of this type is more durable and dense compared to wallpaper for walls and ceilings. For the convenience of customers on sale, you can find self-adhesive options.
On sale there are wallpapers for doors of standard dimensions. The most common are models of such sizes: 73-86-97x202; 73-86x220; 97x330 centimeters. It is worth noting that these are standard positions. Modern manufacturers offer customers a more detailed dimensional grid, given the huge selection of a variety of door leafs. You can also make goods to order.
Choose a photo wallpaper especially carefully. This is the same main indicator as the level of quality and size of the product. Given the wide selection, choosing the perfect option will be easy. The main thing is that the picture harmoniously fits into the style of the interior.
For modern styling, wallpaper with abstract images or black and white compositions with clear lines are ideal. In classical directions, landscapes in light and soft colors will look great.
Wallpaper with flowers is the best choice for French Provence. The tropical style blends harmoniously with palm trees, tropical plants and wildlife.
As for the oriental decor, for an apartment in Japanese style you can choose wallpaper with bamboo, sakura, fans and other thematic pictures.
How to choose?
When choosing photo wallpaper for a door leaf it is necessary to consider that this design is in motion every day.
In this regard, the photo-canvas must meet the following requirements:
- The density of the material. High rate of damage.
- Easy to clean, especially if you are choosing an option for doors in the kitchen.
In the process of manufacturing photo wallpapers for interior doors, a variety of materials are used:
- Paper. This is the most common and budget option. Paper is an environmentally friendly material. To keep the product look longer and last longer, it is coated with a special protective film.
- Textile. Fabrics with a variety of textures are also used in the manufacturing process. The image printed on textile material looks colorful and attractive. Such an element will instantly transform the interior.
- Non-woven. The main advantage of non-woven options is scratch resistance. In addition, it easily lets air flows through, and it is very simple to clean it with detergents.
- Vinyl. Vinyl wallpapers are perfect for doors to the bathroom. Such products are not afraid of excessive moisture. As a rule, this product option has a self-adhesive base. Models with 3D image effect will look very impressive. In addition, the product is suitable for the design of entrance doors.
Some photo wallpaper options:
- Self adhesive. Most buyers opt for self-adhesive products through a simple gluing process. To place the product on the door leaf, you just need to remove the film and carefully attach the wallpaper, pressing it to the surface. In the end, you need to smooth the wallpaper with soft and smooth movements, reliably fixing and leveling them.
Self-adhesive murals impress with a stylish and vibrant appearance. On high-quality products, the image looks as realistic as possible. In addition, this option is practical and reliable.
If necessary, the wallpaper can be transferred from one surface to another if you carefully detach them from the door.
- Frescoes. In the distant past, the fresco personified luxury and wealth. She adorned the homes of wealthy people, the walls of pompous palaces and temples. This type of finish has earned great fame due to its high durability. Drawing preserves the beauty and completeness of colors for centuries.
Only a master artist with sufficient experience and talent could create a fresco. Not everyone knew the art of painting surfaces on wet plaster. Creative works that have come down to our time are works of art and amaze with their beauty.
Modern customers have the opportunity to decorate their premises with a high-quality copy of the mural. You don’t have to pay a lot of money. The mural wallpaper is a stylish and expressive element that will create a special, charming atmosphere in the apartment. Shops of finishing materials offers a wide range of images of various subjects.
Using the “product to order” service, a client can order a reproduction of a famous fresco or any other work stylized as a fresco. Just imagine the work of famous Florentine mural painters in your home. When choosing a product, pay attention not only to its appearance, but also to strength, stability, reliability.
Use in the interior
Wall murals are appropriate in different purpose rooms.
Specialists from the field of repair and decoration of premises declare that the murals for kitchen doors should be, first of all, practical and resistant to damage. Opt for washable options coated with a transparent glossy or matte film. With its help, wallpaper is easy to clean from particles of food, dust and other contaminants. Try to get rid of the stain as quickly as possible before it is eaten into the wallpaper.
In order to decorate the kitchen, all kinds of stories are suitable. Especially organically look: flowers, fruits and landscapes, which depict flowering fields and meadows. When choosing the theme of the picture, consider the color scheme in which the room is decorated, as well as the direction of the style.
If the kitchen has brown furniture, you can place coffee and coffee beans on the door, and a country-style picture is suitable for a country-style room.
Manufacturing companies have developed a huge range of photo wallpapers that can decorate the doors of the living room. As mentioned above, the plot must be chosen based not only on personal preferences, but also on the decor of the room, the palette of colors and shades used in the design of the room. It is also worth considering the size of the room. Light shades are better suited for compact apartments, visually expanding the space.
In the living room there are often wallpapers such as "door to another reality." The wallpaper depicts ajar doors overlooking the garden, lawn or other colorful location. In the event that the living room is walk-through, you can mask the doors with a stylish image.
If you want to add originality, you can choose a model with a picture of furniture, for example, a bookcase with books. It can also be a fireplace with burning logs or an old whatnot. Pictures for every taste and color. The standard options are landscapes and images of plants.
When choosing a plot for the bedroom, you need to consider that this is a place for rest, sleep and relaxation. In this regard, you should choose a suitable motive. The best solution is an image in soft, calm and gentle colors: beige, light pink, blue, lilac, peach and more.
Most often, in this part of the house on the door there are photowall-paper on which flowers flaunt.
Bright murals on the doors are a great choice for a room for a child or teenager. For young children, you can choose the option with the image of the characters from your favorite cartoons, TV shows or games. It is advisable to opt for wallpaper with a special protective film, which will help if the child stains the canvas with paint or food.
You can watch the video review of vinyl wall murals with 3D effect below.