Presentation on theme: "Wall Coverings Paper Thousands of patterns and colors to choose from. Many treated with varying thicknesses of vinyl. Low to high cost. Can be washed."— Presentation transcript:
Wall Coverings Paper Thousands of patterns and colors to choose from. Many treated with varying thicknesses of vinyl. Low to high cost. Can be washed or scrubbed depending on type of paper.
Wall Coverings Paint Less expensive than other wall coverings Types Oil-Based ○ Durable and washable ○ Chosen for walls and ceilings in bathrooms and kitchens Latex ○ Easily applied ○ Often used for living, dining and bedrooms. Finishes Gloss, semi-gloss, satin and flat
Wall Coverings Fabric Large variety of patterns and colors Mounted in different ways Not as practical in areas that get a lot of wear or dirt. Average to high cost Vacuum to remove dirt and wash if possible.
Wall Coverings Paneling Warm and attractive appearance Requires little maintenance Different forms and price ranges
Wall Coverings Molding Strips of wood used for trim or ornamentation in a room. Main purpose is to finish off a window, door or wall. ○ Baseboard molding ○ Crown molding ○ Chair Rail ○ Picture Rail
Ceilings Long ago were often painted with murals and designs. Average height is 8 feet. Higher ceilings lend a feeling of dignity Lower ceilings create a warm and informal room.