Bathroom Wall Finishes

Bathroom Wall Finishes

Find information on color, paint and wall coverings to help you make decisions on your bathroom wall finishes.

Using color in the form of paint or wall coverings is a brilliant way to add decoration to a bathroom. It definitely creates the mood and theme as well as wall paper adding texture and pattern.

Often bathrooms can look cold and sterile, all the fixtures are white and stark, the fixings cold and shiny, simply by adding a yellow and white striped wall paper the space is brighter and has atmosphere.

A border can be fun to add, especially if it is a children’s bathroom or a holiday home. You can theme with lots of colored shapes on a border, a border of bubbles, or a nautical themed border for a beach house.

There are so many wonderful designs to choose from.

bathroom wall finishes - wallpaper used in this bathroom.

Wallpaper in this bathroom adds drama and creative flair.

When renovating wallpaper is often a wise selection for the walls. Over time the substrate (wall surface) can become imperfect after years of redecoration and it can be quite expensive to repair and fill or replace to paint over. Wallpaper won’t hide all the imperfections but it will make them less noticable than a paint finish would.

Bathroom Decorative Paint Finishes

Learn about the different types of decorative paint finishes and how they are achieved. A great way to makeover a bathroom for a small budget.

Bathroom Paint

Learn what types of paint to use in the bathroom as well as diy painting tips.

Different Types of Wall Coverings

Learn the different types of wall papers available and their characteristics.

Wallpaper Hanging Defects

Learn the terms used and definitions for defects that can occur when using wallpaper, best to know before then you can try and ensure they don’t happen to your project.

Modern Features of Wallpaper and Adhesives

Definitions of convienent wallpaper types and the adhesives to use.

Color Theory

Learn all you need to know about color for interior decorating here from the color wheel to the meanings of color and creating color schemes.

Color Consultant course