When it comes to decorating your walls, there are two popular options: either using paint or wallpaper. Each has its own pros and cons, and the choice often comes down to personal preference.

Not sure which one to go for? In this article, we’ll explore the advantages and disadvantages of both, as well as the benefits of hiring a professional decorator for the job.

Take a look at our table of pros and cons below to help you decide!

Paint vs Wallpaper

Paint vs Wallpaper

Our final thoughts

There are pros and cons to both painting and wallpapering. However, all of the cons for applying paint are removed when professional decorator does the work because they prioritise preparation and ensure the walls are properly primed and ready for paint. Additionally, their access to the latest tools and techniques result in a high-quality finish that is sure to impress.

Similarly, whilst wallpapering has its difficulties to apply, it’s easy for a professional decorator. Due to their training and experience all wallpaper is smooth and free of bubbles and creases.

Our biggest tip is when deciding whether to paint or wallpaper your walls, consider the pros and cons of each option and choose the one that best suits your style and budget. But remember, if you want a flawless finish, hiring a professional decorator is the way to go.

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