Building & Renovating

Building 101: Choosing Your Wallpaper

Learn some tips when it comes to choosing wallpaper


When choosing your wallpaper, remember that a bit too much personality in a room is still better than none at all. Opt for playful patterns and bold color combinations that reflect your great sense of humor!

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Keep in mind:

A clever way to balance out the graphic volume on your wall is to place neutral-colored furniture against it. Keep all other elements simple, and let your walls do the talking.

Diallo 9009-02

P3,500 / roll (10sqm coverage), Wallcrown

Diallo 9001-03

P3,500 / roll (10sqm coverage), Wallcrown

RASCH Spice Up 2013-789928

P4,500 / roll, Wallcrown

Designers Guild Fioravanti Peony P446/02 Wallpaper

Price unavailable, Rubenni Textiles

Designers Guild Musette Pomegranate P483/02 Wallpaper

Price unavailable, Rubenni Textiles

*Prices are subject to change.

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