5 Ways to Conceal a Bad Wall Without Paint

People consider a fresh coat of paint on a bad wall to be the best option to conceal imperfections such as discoloration, stains, uneven textures, cracks and residual wallpaper backing. Painting a wall seems like an easy task. However, there are also many other ways to cover up a bad wall without paint. In this article, we will talk about the 5 ways to conceal a bad wall without paint. These are:

1.Wallpaper  2.Photos  3.Wood wall panelling  4.Tiles  5.Vinyl decals


Wallpaper is one of the best ways to conceal ugly spots on the wall. Wallpaper comes in two designs: patterned and plain. Whichever design of wallpaper you choose to cover up your wall depends on your taste. It presents your home as elegant. There are several patterned and plain design wallpapers available on the market. You can purchase floral wallpaper or geometrical shapes wallpaper from the market easily. 


Another creative way to hide imperfections on a wall is by hanging a dozen of your framed photos on the wall. You can also make a collage of your photos and paste it on your wall in whatever pattern that appeals to you. It is also the cheapest way and you can also change them occasionally when you want. 




Wood wall panelling

Wood wall panelling l is the best way to conceal a bad wall. Undoubtedly, it is very expensive but very innovative and long-lasting. Doing wood panelling on an interior wall gives the whole home a very pleasant, luxurious, and well-decorated look. It makes the surface smooth to touch. As wood is a bad conductor, wood wall panelling in your home will keep your home warm in the winter and cool in the summer. 


In drawing rooms and living rooms, tiling is a bad idea but tiling can be done in the bathroom and in the kitchen. Due to the moisture and humidity in bathrooms, paint gradually starts to peel off and becomes patchy. Furthermore, removing grease stains from kitchen walls without removing the paint is also very difficult. Tiling in your bathroom or kitchen is the best way to avoid an unpleasant look on the wall. Moreover, it is a bit expensive but a long-lasting method which helps to avoid repainting these rooms. Tiles also help to prevent heat and moisture from underneath the surface of walls, making you secure and safe. 

Tiling looks very convenient but sometimes dirty grout lines can appear on them. The simple solution to this issue is to clean tiles at least once a month.  


Vinyl decals

The large stickers specially designed to be utilized on painted walls are called vinyl decals. They are also known as tattoos and wall stickers. By pasting these stickers on the wall, they make a room very decorative. These stickers help to hide ugly spots on the wall but they are only right to use if you want to hide minor stains and ink marks.   


By: K Ayub