How Much Is Wallpaper In south Africa

What is a Wallpaper?

Wallpaper is a material used in interior decoration to decorate the interior walls of domestic and public buildings. It is usually sold in rolls and is applied onto a wall using wallpaper paste.

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How Much Does Wallpaper Cost In South Africa

Wallpaper has never gone out of style and it is the best way to personalize a room. There are beautiful options out there, but have you ever wondered what it costs to install? An average wall (7m2) is going to require between 3 and 4 rolls of paper at a cost of between R 650 and R 1 700 per roll.

How long do wallpapers last?

Wallpapers can last up to 15 years and have high sustainability and reliability. Whereas, wall paints have a tendency to get damaged easily. Paints can last on a well-prepared surface for 5-6 years, still needs to touch up every year or two.

How do you estimate wallpaper?

A company doesn’t give the wallpaper in a cut piece like for 20-25 square feet of application, you have to buy at lease single roll of wallpaper. The single roll cost you around Rs. 5500/- (with material & installation charges) and goes up to Rs. 10-15k depends on the type of wallpaper and design you choose.

How many pieces of wallpaper are in a roll?

There is normally 3 drops to a roll, any excess paper will do above doors and windows if needed.

How far does a roll of wallpaper go?

Wallpaper rolls typically measure 33′ (10m) long and 21″ (535mm) wide. If the room you’re decorating has a ceiling height of 9′ (2760mm) you’ll get three drops of wallpaper per roll. Allow a few inches per cut length for trimming the top and bottom off each strip.

How long should it take to wallpaper a room?

Usually, this will take 1 to 3 days depending on the condition of the walls, whether they are painted or currently wallpapered, and the size of the bedroom.

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