Wall decals and wall stickers are considered to be low-cost alternatives to decorate your home. Not only do they come in varied themes but are also easy to apply. If you are planning to add more color to your living room with wall decals and wall stickers, here are a few things to be kept in mind while applying them.

To apply wall decals and wall stickers, you should make sure that the walls are smooth, dry and clean. Freshly painted walls and textured surfaces are not ideal places to apply wall decals and wall stickers. To ensure that your walls are clean and smooth, it is recommended to wash them with plain hot water and wipe clean with a cloth before application. You can also rub a little alcohol on the walls to make them ultra-clean.

Wall decals and wall stickers cannot be re-positioned. It is important to measure your surfaces correctly so that the wall decals and wall stickers fit smoothly. The best way to apply large decals and stickers is to apply them from top to bottom. To avoid formation of air bubbles while applying wall decals and wall stickers, you can run the applicator over the decoration from the center to the edges to ensure that no bubble formation occurs.

Wall decals and wall stickers are designed to add to the look of your home. It is important to take extra care in their application to make sure that the right visual effect is created. Badly applied wall decals and wall stickers will not be pleasing to the eye and might be a good idea to avoid.

If you are looking for a perfect combination of quality and aesthetics in wall decals and wall stickers, you can check the many online resources and stores that will help you just thing to light-up your walls.

Author's Bio: 

Donald Baker is studying to become an architect. In the past, Donald has worked as a carpenter and as a salesperson at a furniture store. Donald believes his experience in home furnishing will help him become a better architect. Donald loves writing about architecture as well as home décor. Here he writes about how to enhance your wall decals and wall stickers.