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August 12, 2017 18:05

How to hang wallpaper on the ceiling

ceiling trim - this topic is very extensive, we consider it a small fraction of how to hang wallpaper on the ceiling, as well as the advantages of this method over other finishes.It often happens that the ceilings have joints of floor slabs on the site which often occur cracks in the plaster layer and to overcome them only by this method.


  1. Vinyl wallpaper
  2. Fleece Mural
  3. Video how to hang wallpaper on the ceiling

Before wallpapering the ceiling with your hands, you need to take care of surface preparation.The main requirement - is flat and smooth plane, which must be primed and dried.This is all achieved by the implementation of "improved" claydite nakryvki, ie ceiling fillings.It must be mounted and painted ceiling decor - moldings, ceiling rosettes, moldings, and also requires the starting line, which will be glued on the first web.

Next is the right choice of wallpaper, as they are two-layer, the so-called "duplex" and single-layer ( "Simplex").Two-layer made of a facial - vinyl layer and the substrate made of paper or nonwoven.Materials on paper is very difficult to implement, on a paper basis (or single-ply simplex) are considered easier.

Vinyl wallpaper

Before gluing vinyl wallpaper on the ceiling, they need to prepare: rolls of fabric cut into the desired length, mark the top and bottom of each web (otherwise the seam is visible) and put one on the other.

Glue for vinyl wallpaper applied in a thin even layer on the canvas, which is composed in half or "envelope" and is aged for 5-10 minutes.At least the adhesive is applied (best medium fuzzy roller) and on the surface itself.Bands glue along the rays of light, that is, perpendicular to the wall in which the window (if more than one, then pick the one that emits the most light).

excess glue and air is best to cast out from under the canvas with a plastic or metal spatula that can be seen in video and photos - from the center to the edges at an angle of 45 degrees (a way to "Tree").The right thing to work together and to start with press cloth, from the center, moving from each other on opposite edges of the room.

Fleece Mural

Before glue non-woven wallpaper on the ceiling, you need to spend the same training, but cutting the wallpaper is not necessary: ​​at the wallpaper glue is applied not light rolls, therefore, it is possible to glue, making prirezku in place.On the walls can be easily glued to one, and the ceiling all the more difficult, it is advisable to work with a partner.

Adhesive single layer non-woven wallpaper is applied fairly thick, even layer using ceiling brushes or roller with a long nap.After application to a portion equal to one web, to a pasting start immediately, because the glue tends to dry quickly.It can also be employed and some universal vinyl adhesives, are suitable.

If there was a question about what the wallpaper glue on the ceiling, if it is uneven, the best choice will be non-woven paintable.They used all the same glue and technology, however, agreed to seams, fabric is placed 1-2 cm overlap and prirezajut in place, fulfilling the ideal abutment.It is important to note the presence of a pattern, type and move to a more or less combine drawing and the flaw is not conspicuous.

Today Wallpapering the ceiling is justified only in case of an unstable surface, if all right then, as a rule, the high quality finish coat claydite with painting.

Video how to hang wallpaper on the ceiling