Wallpapers magically transform your routine looking space to a million dollar one! Everything that’s beautiful needs to be maintained! A prompt wallpaper care is the secret to lovely looking walls for decades to come. To keep your spaces looking vibrant and cheery, a simple wallpaper maintenance routine can go a long way to ensure a better life for your wall decor.It’s important to have a wallpaper care schedule every 2-3 weeks to keep them sparkling with freshness and radiance.Here’s how to go about it!Wallpaper is lovely to behold and can be imparted longevity with prompt care that upkeeps its sheen and fresh look.Here’s a check-list of all you will need-
  • Clean Dry Cloth
  • Clean Damp Cloth
  • Sponge
  • Soft Brush
  • Ladder
  • Dry Towel
DO’S with Wallpaper Care –
  • For Cleaning – The wiping direction should be from bottom to top to protect the baseboard and prevent streaking
  • Wiping should be in direction of the vertical seams
  • Dry dust can be wiped off using a dry cloth
  • Spot clean by wiping off fingertips and other smudge stains around light switches
  • The stubborn dirt stains can be wiped off using  a clean damp cloth
  • Finish one section at a time. Let it dry and then work on the next.
DONT’S with Wallpaper Care-
  • Do not use abrasive cleaners as they may ruin the wallpaper surface
  • Do not use abrasive materials
  • Do not use active solvent based cleaning agents, chemical based ingredients, lacquer thinners and nail polish remover
  • Avoid products that contain bleach as they will damage the wallpaper print and finish
  • Do not use hard scrubbers on the wallpapers as they may mar the surface
Additional Tips-
  • Do not over-wet the wallpaper
  • Take care to keep water from soaking into Wallpaper seams
  • Remove stains as soon as possible
  • Use rubber gloves to protect your hands as you clean
With these basic care tips, your wallpaper will look pristine and last for decades hoisting your space’s style and energy quotient.