The best option for decorating walls in a room is wallpaper. Among the large number of types, it is worth paying attention to hot embossed wallpaper, as a more modern version of roll wallpaper.
What is hot stamping wallpaper?
Hot embossed wallpaper is a two-layer vinyl wallpaper.
- The bottom layer of this type of coating is based on paper or interlining.
- The base of the top is vinyl.
Under the influence of heat treatment, the top layer melts, forming a dense layer of foam. As a result, the material becomes more elastic, and is ready for the last stage – drawing a pattern (pattern) using special figured rollers.
Pros and cons
Consider the benefits of this coverage.
Let’s also pay attention to the disadvantages:
Types of hot stamping wallpaper
Among the many options for this coating, the following varieties can be distinguished.
Hot stamping wallpapers are rich in textures and patterns. For example, contact vinyl is more often used as an imitation of natural materials – wood, leather, brick.
In turn, among the colors of heavy vinyl, bright shades predominate. Iridescent silk-screen printing is characterized by bed pastel colors, sophisticated patterns, monograms.
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In the process of covering the walls, it is important to consider several points. Firstly, it is the heavy weight of the wallpaper (in the case of contact vinyl and heavy vinyl). Secondly, you need to glue the joint to the joint, especially if the wallpaper has a pattern.
Please note that the success of covering vinyl wallpaper directly depends on the preliminary preparation of the wall: it must be dry and clean. Before starting gluing, it is advisable to remove the plinth, switches and sockets. Always start gluing from a corner. Cut off excess pieces with a well-sharpened tool.
One of the leaders in the production of hot stamping wallpapers is Germany, namely such companies as AS Creation, Rasch and Erismann.
Italy is practically not inferior to its European neighbor – the Zambaiti and Sirpi brands are worthy competitors in the world market.
The Ukrainian factory “Edem” produces vinyl wallpapers of European quality.
Among domestic manufacturers, Palitra, Erisman, Elysium can be noted.
In the interior of different rooms
Hot embossed wallpapers are perfect for the design of any room. For example, pastel colors of silk-screen printing will decorate the bedroom, and patterns and monograms will give the room tenderness and sophistication. However, dark compact vinyl will provide a more relaxed atmosphere in the room.
The nursery and kitchen will be decorated with bright colors, such as yellow, green, pink, turquoise, blue. However, it is better to combine several shades. For the kitchen, you can also use imitation stone or brickwork.
In the living room, the best option would be the predominance of metallic tones, which in turn will give the room a sense of concept and spaciousness. Stylized furniture will serve as an ideal complement.
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