How to Apply Wall Decals?
Applying a wall decal can be a quick and easy way to add a new style to any wall. A wall decal is easy to apply and will last for several years. The wall decal may include one or more sheets (depending on the complexity of the design). Follow our guide below step by step on how to apply wall decals.
What You'll Need
- Temporarily Tape
- Cloth or sponge
- Water for cleaning the wall
- Soap (optional)
1. Open the packaging
The wall decals will come in a plastic bag. Open the packaging of the new wall decal and spread them out on a flat surface.
2. Clean the surface
Find the desired space for your new wall decal. Removing any dirt or oil from the surface is very important. Remove dirt with a damp sponge and a small amount of soap to remove oil. Make sure the wall is dry before applying the decal.
3. Adjust the placement
Cut the individual decal if neccessily and leave the paper backing on; and use a temporarily tape the decal to the wall. Step back and examine the overall look on how the decal fits. Make any adjustments until you are happy with how it looks.
4. Applying the decal
Peel the decal from the sheet and carefully stick the decal to the area you have selected. Slowly smooth the decal and press down firmly to remove any air bubbles that are trapped beneath the decal.