Wall mural make any interior unique. Properly selected print plot is able to add new colors to the design of any room. Wall mural in the interior of the kitchen is a long-known way to decorate the space. Every year there are new design options, interesting finds in textures, ways to improve the quality of materials. And this means that wallpapers for a long time will be in trend, adapting to the modern demands of the interior design industry!
Fashionable drawing engraving on the wall of the dining area of the kitchen makes the room cozy and stylish.
In this article we will try to describe the most interesting types of photo wallpaper design. We will tell about their combination with the general style of the room, decoration, furniture and appliances. We describe the options for raw materials for the manufacture of photo wallpaper, as well as how to glue them on the wall.
Realistic bright wallpapers perfectly fit into the interior of the kitchen
Types of photo wallpapers
Before you begin to choose the design of photo wallpaper for your kitchen, you should decide on the material from which the film will be made for printing. It must be remembered that the kitchen is a place where there are constantly changes in temperature, humidity, as well as a high risk of pollution. Therefore, you should take a responsible approach to the selection of material, because it must be not only of high quality, but also minimally absorb odors, easy to clean, not be afraid of high temperatures.
It has high strength. Being environmentally friendly, it is often used to design children's rooms. And moisture resistance and the presence of pores for ventilation are qualities that are suitable for gluing in the kitchen. Such a breathable material does not allow mold and mildew to form. And this can be decisive factors when buying in an apartment with high humidity.
Flizelinovye wallpapers are great for kitchen design
Photowall-paper from this material perfectly wash. Well tolerated by exposure to ultraviolet and detergents. They are not afraid of frequent contact with moisture and temperature changes. And this is perhaps the basic requirements for the decoration of the kitchen.
Vinyl wall paper has worked well in the kitchen
The cheapest raw materials for making photo wallpaper. The low price will undoubtedly affect the quality of the product. Paper, unfortunately, does not possess high qualities of moisture resistance and hygroscopicity. That over time will lead to the need to replace the canvas.
With paper-based photo wallpapers you should behave very carefully
Not the best option for the design of the kitchen. It has a beautiful texture, has a margin of safety, interesting design decisions. At the same time, it quickly accumulates dust, does not tolerate damp rooms, or contact with detergents.
Fabric wallpaper should be used in the interior of the kitchen is very delicate
Important! Photowall-paper are single-layer and double-layer.
Two layers of material can increase the strength, and hence the durability of the entire canvas. There are options consisting of different types of raw materials.
Fabric wallpapers are very light and stylish
Having decided on the material, you can gradually proceed to the choice of design pictures. But do not rush! Always need to be based on the overall style of the kitchen. Try to choose the best option for combining the whole interior with photo wallpapers. It may be worth considering the possibility of self-design. This, of course, will cost more, but you can achieve the best layout by increasing the uniqueness of the entire design.
Wall mural in the dining area, made in classic style
Photowall-paper in different styles of an interior
When planning the renovation of each room, first of all you need to think about its combination with the rest of the rooms in the apartment. And if you choose a photo wallpaper, you need to think about the layout with the interior. After all, even the most beautiful picture in the style of Provence will look ridiculous in the high-tech kitchen, and the severity of the classic picture will not be combined with French ease.
Wall mural in the spirit of minimalism. Urban orientation, urban area, clear forms, subtle colors - all this is about high-tech.
Bright wallpaper in the kitchen in the style of "hi-tech"
Important! Hi-tech does not like mixing ideas. Choosing this type of interior decoration, it is worth forgetting about sentimental vases, multi-colored rugs, flowered dishes. This interior design requires precision in even the smallest detail.
As already stated above, on high-tech photo wallpapers, you can most often meet city streets, buildings, urban plots, mechanisms, robotics and much more. The main thing is to find in the picture the theme of the metal, the accuracy of the lines, geometric transitions. It will be interesting to look at the wallpapers with illustrations of microcircuits, mechanical devices, silhouettes of famous buildings, as in the photo below.
Wall paintings depicting the night city inherent in the style of "high-tech"
Style of luxury, pomp, elitism. Having stopped the choice on the Baroque design, you need to be prepared for the fact that the presented wallpaper will not amaze with a variety of drawings, designs, textures. Most often it will be skillfully painted monograms with gold or silver shimmer. Conservative flower ornament, or simply beautifully iridescent waves with precious tint. Chic Baroque photo wallpapers can be seen below in our photo gallery.
It takes us to a French village. Fills the kitchen with the scent of flowering meadows, and the freshness of the mountain breeze. The design of the photo wallpaper, as presented in the photo, is also very light, fresh, playful. There are a large number of plant and animal motifs. Paints muffled, as if slightly burned out under the bright sun.
An interesting idea would be to use photo wallpaper with pictures of quiet, provincial streets, strewn with blooming gardens. An example of this design can be viewed on the photo.
As in the whole style of Provence, each part of it, including wallpaper, should fill the kitchen with ease, space, carelessness.
Naturalness, naturalness, naturalness. Carries the spirit of rustic charm, while surprising many-sidedness, diversity, practicality, sincerity. Wall mural country style is primarily nature. Sunlit meadows, livestock pastures, or, conversely, wild prairies, plant motifs, stylized flowers, landscapes of traditional villages. You can see the most interesting design photos of photo wallpapers in the kitchen interior in our gallery.
Choosing a specific idea of interior design, listen to yourself, because you have to be constantly surrounded by one or another design. Do not follow the trends, but try to find the picture that you like.
Image placement on photo wallpapers
Modern printing technologies allow you to transfer to the canvas almost any pattern. Each hardware store offers a large number of photo wallpapers for every taste. It is worth knowing how the wallpapers are divided depending on the location of the picture. This will help to understand what advantages this or that design will bring, what advantageous qualities of a particular kitchen it will emphasize and what will hide.
This type of photo wallpaper, presented in the photo, is often intended to complement the interior having, and not become its basis. On the canvas is usually depicted some kind of repetitive pattern that does not have catchy outlines, not conspicuous, not shading the rest of the kitchen. It is interesting to look at wallpaper with geometric shapes, or their silhouettes resembling. So often the repeated trunks of trees or bamboo will not only complement the interior, as shown in the photo, but also visually raise the ceiling. But horizontal motifs are able to expand the space of even the smallest kitchen.
Panoramic photo wallpaper
They are easily recognizable by the image of famous cities, streets, architectural structures. Often used photographs of terraces, balconies, open windows that visually extend the space. Fill it with a sense of spaciousness, immensity. In the photo you can see an interesting version of the photo wallpaper with a street panorama.
This type of printing is to use one object on the entire area of the canvas. This technique allows you to focus on specific photo wallpapers, and shade other elements of the kitchen interior. The idea for the image can be anything, as long as the object is aesthetically beautiful, and the print quality is the highest level. This option is not the best for a small kitchen. Since such a large-scale silhouette can visually shrink an already small space.
Photowall-paper with 3D effect
From the name it becomes clear that this photo printing is as close to reality as possible. Due to the high quality of print, the effect of presence is created.
After studying the variety of the location of the picture, you can go to the most interesting part, namely the choice of pictures.
Popular Photo Wallpaper Design Ideas
Looking at the well-known interior magazines you can trace the most popular fashion trends in the interior design of the kitchen. In particular, wallpapers are also distributed according to the popularity of the application. These trends should be discussed.
- It is easy to guess that the palm in the design of photo wallpaper keeps nature and landscapes. This choice is quite obvious, because constantly being in big cities, apartments of the same type, everyday situations, a person unwittingly wants to return to his roots. Touch nature, change the situation, get a new charge of energy. And due to the lack of possibility of frequent trips outside the city, we are trying to transfer at least a part of the animal and plant world to our home, including with the help of photo wallpaper.
- The next most popular picture after the images of landscapes, nature, animals and plants will be the sea. This choice is also quite understandable. After all, who does not want gray days in November to transfer from the dank, rainy weather to the paradise coast.
- Behind dreamy natural landscapes are even more distant cosmic expanses. This type of design is suitable for high-tech kitchens. Interesting futuristic lamps, kitchen fronts, themed accessories will help to complement the space theme.
- Space themes are replaced by more mundane landscapes of night cities, small streets, the outlines of famous architectural buildings.
- Connoisseurs of cinema will be pleasantly surprised by a large number of photo wallpaper for the kitchen with the image of famous scenes from movies, TV shows, musicals, as well as enjoy high-resolution photos of their idols.
- Closing the list of popular themes for photo wallpapers are plots from children's cartoons, fairy tales, stories. After all, even in the kitchen can be quite appropriate placement of pictures from childhood.
Try to find for yourself the most interesting topic and picture. And if such a plot is not in the finished samples, you can always make custom wallpaper.
How to glue wallpapers on the wall
The process of sticking photo wallpaper on the kitchen wall is not as complicated as it may seem at first. It is important to avoid haste, try to do the work carefully, in accordance with all the advice from the masters of interior decoration.
First you need to decide on those tools that you need in the repair process. All of them will be typical for any repair. In accordance with the selected material should buy a suitable glue.
Important! The thicker the canvas, the thicker the glue should be!
Prepare the wall you are going to use. It is necessary to remove the remnants of old wallpaper, smooth out any irregularities, wash as much as possible, or vacuum the surface. Always remember, any unevenness will be clearly visible under thin photo wallpapers.
If the picture is made in bright colors, it is necessary to paint the wall “under it” with white water-based paint. After thorough drying, apply a primer, and only then proceed to the direct sticking. So you will achieve the best color, without distorting the shades.
We proceed to the preparation of the canvas:
- It is necessary to cut the white fields along the edges of the photo wallpaper, the sharp stationery knife is best suited for this;
- Mark up the wall;
- Lubricate the wall with glue and wallpaper, for this, it is better to spread the canvas on a pre-prepared newspaper or film;
- Paste the first part, avoiding distortions, and "expelling" air bubbles and excess glue to the surface;
- Overlap sticking the second lane, precisely combining the drawing;
- Use a sharp knife to carefully cut the joint of the photo wallpaper along the alignment line, as shown in the photo;
- We throw away the cut strips of the backup pattern, gently glue it with a tap;
- Repeat these procedures with other parts of the drawing;
- We apply the substances protecting from moisture, burning out, other negative factors;
Important! Be sure to ensure that there are no drafts. Windows should be closed until the glue is completely dry.
Having defined the look of the photo wallpaper, pattern and finding out all the nuances of pasting, you will create a wonderful interior for your kitchen.