Making any room in an apartment or a private house, you should take into account many different parameters, this is especially important for the nursery. To finish you need to choose the highest quality and health-friendly materials, it is also necessary to choose the right color scheme, which somehow affects the psyche of the child. Therefore, the choice of wallpaper for the boy's children's room is not an easy question. Everything is important here - the material of the canvas, color, ornament, as well as the appropriate style.
The wallpaper on the walls of the nursery should be chosen in accordance with the temperament and hobbies of the room owner
Main selection criteria
In order to choose the right wallpaper or wallpaper for the children's room of a boy of any age, you should consider several important features before purchasing the material.
This is perhaps the most important quality that should have wallpaper used for decorative decoration of the child's room. As part of the canvas should not be any toxic to the child substances, this applies not only to the base, but also to the paint that was used to print the ornament. Hypoallergenic wallpaper in the nursery for a boy is easy to find if you purchase materials in large stores that have all the necessary quality certificates.
Particular attention is paid to the environmental friendliness of the material when choosing wallpaper to the baby’s room
High wear resistance and resistance to all kinds of damage. Children are very active, and doing repairs every couple of years is too labor-intensive and does not always work out painlessly for the family budget. Wallpapers in the nursery should choose sufficiently durable and practical in everyday life - walls should be easily washed from paints and felt-tip pens, and the coating itself can withstand accidental strikes with a ball or other toys.
To keep the wallpaper longer neat look, they can be combined with wall panels
This is a particularly important factor for little boys, when the room requires special cleanliness - babies do not yet have the same immunity as older children. Therefore, the selected wallpaper must withstand not only dry but also wet cleaning with detergent solutions. Also, the coating should not contribute to the proliferation of bacteria or mold.
Wallpaper in the nursery, where the kids live, you need to select with special care
Important! It is better not to use textured wallpaper, because they are much more difficult to wash.
And, of course, the selected wallpaper should fit into the interior of the room for a little boy or teenager, be combined in color and style with the rest of the decoration, furniture, decor. The choice here depends solely on the wishes of the boy and your preferences.
Picture wallpaper in the nursery can be supplemented with stylish decor
More rarely, the selection of the colors of a children's room is affected by the location of the window openings in the cardinal directions. In the southern rooms a cold scale is more pertinent, for the northern ones warm and more sunny shades are suitable. Variants of style decisions that are appropriate when choosing children's wallpaper for wall decoration in the boy’s room can be seen in the photo below.
The comfort of the northern room will add wallpaper warm colors
Types of materials
Long gone are the days when only paper wallpapers were available. The modern market of finishing materials offers a large assortment of wallpaper coatings from different materials: this is customary paper, as well as vinyl, flizelin, liquid wallpaper, etc. When choosing canvases for a boy’s room, it is important to take into account all the pros and cons of specific materials.
The main advantages of this material are environmental friendliness, attractive appearance, a huge variety of colors and patterns, ease of installation. Paper wallpaper - one of the most inexpensive options for wall decoration in the nursery for a boy.
Paper wallpaper - the most economical and easy way to change the interior in the nursery
This coating is perfect for the baby's room, but when the boy becomes a little older and discover the colorful world of drawing, paper wallpaper will not withstand such an onslaught. Markers and paints do not rub off the paper, the coating will have to be changed completely. In addition, paper wallpaper can not be washed, they are easily scratched with hard objects, tear.
Blue paper wallpapers will look very harmonious in the room of a teenage boy.
Important! Paper wallpaper is too thin to hide even small defects in the walls, so under them you must align the base well.
High-quality, dense and durable material that can be washed and painted. This canvas is thick enough to hide minor flaws - irregularities, cracks, but the same property makes vinyl much heavier than a paper coating. Vinyl wallpaper in the design of the children's boy does not fade with time, and their service life is long. Vinyl withstands external influences of any kind and is great for decorating a teenager's room.
Vinyl wallpapers will help to create a stylish interior in the boy’s children's room.
Non-woven base wallpapers are durable and resilient, which makes them a good choice for any room decoration, including a children's boy. The main advantage of non-woven coatings is the ability to paint them in different colors up to 10 times. There are no significant flaws such wallpaper, not counting the price - it is above average.
Vertical pattern on non-woven wallpaper helps to visually raise the ceilings in the room
Natural environmentally friendly material. Cork wallpapers are pleasant in appearance and touch, and also provide additional heat and sound insulation, which is very important for a children's room in a panel house. However, the color scheme is rather scarce, such a finish may seem boring to a little boy.
With the help of cork wallpaper you can create a unique, unique style in the nursery.
A fairly modern finishing material that looks like plaster - the mixture is applied to the walls with the same method and dries for a certain time. If the wallpaper is damaged by paint, the damaged area is easy to replace - just remove part of the coating and apply a new one. After drying the borders are not visible, as a result, the appearance of the children's room does not deteriorate.
With the help of liquid wallpaper, you can create real masterpieces on the walls of the nursery.
Among the shortcomings of such a coating, one can single out perhaps a high price, which is not very practical for a nursery. As the boy grows from baby to teenager, it will be necessary to change the situation more than once.
Photowall-paper in an interior of a nursery for the boy is not used as the main covering, they allocate an accent wall or a certain site, for example, over a headboard of a bed. On the photo wallpapers can be any image interesting to the boy.
Wall mural is a real wall painting!
Younger children will surely like footage from their favorite cartoons or images of different animals. Adolescent boys may want something more spectacular in their room, for example, wallpaper with volumetric images that visually create the effect of presence.
Important! Such decor is not suitable for a small nursery, large images visually make the boy's room even smaller.
This pirate bay for young romantics, full of dreams about the sea
Sometimes the wallpaper is used not only in the design of the walls, but also the ceiling. Often these are images of the cosmos, starry or daytime sky, world map, voluminous domes, etc.
Cosmic style is very often chosen by boys to decorate their rooms.
What colors to choose
If you choose a children's wallpaper, suitable for a boy younger than 2-3 years old, you should use soft shades. Gradually, you can add bright and rich colors, but you should not overdo it with them. A large number of orange, yellow, red or colorful ornaments negatively affects the boy's psyche, which can lead to irritability, restless sleep.
It is better to leave bright colors to highlight accents in the interior of the children's room, and to take neutral shades as a basis: calm green, brown, beige, golden, peach, light gray, etc. Blue is considered traditional for boys, but it is too calm and not suitable for rooms of a quiet child, prone to solitude.
Also, do not choose wallpaper in the boy's room of dark colors, it will visually reduce the space, creating a depressing atmosphere. Dark tones are also not advisable to use in rooms on the north side, where there is little natural light. What colors of wallpaper to choose in the room for a preschool boy or teenager can be seen on the selection of photos below.
Solid walls may well be to taste a teenager of 16 years, but for boys of preschool and primary school age in such an environment can be boring. Patterns on the wallpaper in the nursery and various large images bring diversity to the interior.
Choosing a wallpaper with an ornament, it is better to avoid too frequent drawings, it is tiring for the eyes. It is best to leave most of the room monotonous and highlight one of the walls, a niche, a place above the bed. Wall mural in the boy's room can be used to divide the nursery into different zones.
Important! According to psychologists, the presence of drawings and patterns in the interior of the boy’s room contribute to faster mental development.
Choosing wallpaper for wall decoration in the boy's room, be sure to ask about his own wishes on this matter. This is especially important for adolescents who believe that parents do not listen to them.
Monochrome cover neutral shades become an excellent background for bright furniture or decorative elements. Choosing simple colors for the background, you can not be afraid that unusual room decorations will overload the interior. If the monotony seems boring, you can choose textured wallpaper for painting or coating with a metallic effect.
Strict geometric patterns are uninteresting to young children, but may like teenagers. This is one of the classic design options for children's rooms. Vertical or horizontal stripes give the interior a rhythm and a certain mood. If the wallpaper clear geometric patterns, the furniture is better to choose a more relaxed colors.
Strict classic is more suitable for older boys. This is a discreet strip or wavy ornaments, suitable for classic interior styles. Such a finish will appeal to a boy who is serious about studying or who loves minimalism.
Wallpaper with the image of different animals and birds are quite popular in the younger children's boy. This is not only a bright decor, but also the opportunity to explore different types of fauna. It should also take into account the interests of the boy when choosing such wallpaper, not everyone likes bright little animals, some children like more relaxed colors.
Wallpapers with characters from animated series or favorite comic characters are a good way to diversify the interior of a children's room for a boy of any age (in the case of teenagers, it is more appropriate to select images of movie characters). But you do not need to glue all the walls, just select a specific area, pasting it with photo wallpapers with a suitable plot.
It is also worth considering that the tastes and interests of children change quite quickly, so it is better to choose materials that are easily replaced with new ones.
Many boys are interested in technology - cars, trains, ships, airplanes, tanks, etc. So this is a great way to decorate a children's room. For a teenage boy's room, you can choose not cars and ships, but wall-paper in the spirit of steampunk or Star Wars.
Sports themes images on the wallpaper is not less popular. Football or hockey teams are of interest to boys of any age, so that the design of the nursery is suitable for both young children and adolescents. This decor is especially relevant if the student himself is engaged in the section.
To balance the temper of a too active boy, you can use natural landscapes in the decoration of the children's room: mountains, forests, ponds - whatever you like. In addition to nature, images of famous cities in a calm range are appropriate. A similar interior is appropriate in the room of a teenager.
Pirates and the sea
Pirates are a very popular theme for boys, so wallpapers with pictures on the sea and ships are perfect for a nursery. Pirate wallpapers can be complemented with decor, for example, toy boxes in the form of an old treasure chest, a real steering wheel, toy weapons, etc.
If the boy is seriously interested in something, the wallpaper in the nursery can reflect interests. So, adolescents who like fantasy will appreciate wallpaper with dragons, castles, magicians, etc. If a boy is interested in geography or history, he will like the image of an old or modern world-wide map of the world.
What not to do
Picking up the wallpaper in the nursery for a little boy or teenager, it is better to avoid clear geometric lines of contrasting colors, sooner or later they will start to annoy. If you still want to use such ornaments, it is better to choose only part of the room for such decoration. Abstract patterns are not suitable for rooms of little boys, because their brains are still unable to correctly perceive such patterns.
Of course, when choosing a wallpaper in the nursery, you must be guided by the age of the boy. Younger children like bright colors, adolescents may want a more balanced, austere and adult interior of their room.
Room for a small child
Wallpapers selected in the nursery for a boy up to 3 years and 4-7 years, will differ in color. For the smallest, it is better to select soft low-key hues, light tones of blue, lilac, gray, green. But from the age of a little older you can bring more bright colors to the interior, the abundance of colors develops the imagination of the child, encourages the study of the surrounding world.
Wallpaper in the room for a preschooler can be blue, green, red or yellow. It is important that such active colors are not dominant in the interior. It also looks good natural range of natural - sea shades, fruit tones, woody and herbal. This situation will not unduly put pressure on the psyche of a little boy. When choosing photo wallpapers for a boy’s room, it’s better to follow the same rules, you can see some examples in the photo below.
Give the boy to choose the colors himself, if the baby is too small to clearly express his wishes, pay attention to what toys he prefers to play with.
Room for a teenager
The teenage interests of boys, of course, are very different from children’s, so the wallpaper in the room must be appropriate. Any color can be used here at the request of the child, including wallpaper, except that their plots are likely to be more relaxed in the boy’s teenage room.
What else is different from the interior room of a teenager from the nursery:
- No need to think that the selected wallpaper now in the room will remain forever. It will take several years, and the teenager will become an adult, his tastes will change.
- Teenagers are by nature rebellious, so do not be afraid of bold decisions and extreme color combinations.
- If the choice of a teenager seems to you tasteless, do not prohibit it. At the age of 14-16 years, teenagers love to experiment with everything that certainly affects the interior of the room.
Since the boy is already going to school, the decor of the room should not distract from classes, but rather contribute to greater concentration. Therefore, at least in the training area it is recommended to avoid excessive brightness. Variants of wallpaper for the teenage room of the boy can be seen on the selection of photos below.
So, choosing a wallpaper in the nursery of a boy of any age, you should consider not only the color and texture, but also practicality, hygiene, hypoallergenicity. Colors, patterns and images on photo wallpapers are largely dependent on the age of the child, as well as his interests, therefore, having decided to repair, it is worth working together to think over the interior.