FAQ

1. Why Wallpapers peel off?
Peeling off wallpaper from the wall is not the fault of wallpapers. It is due to the lack of binding by the adhesive used. Hence, experienced installers will use the right kind of adhesive. It will be best to engage such expert installers to decorate your walls with wallpapers. Wall Jewels Wallpaper World have 10+ trained & 35 years experienced installers and use imported anti-fungal and anti-bacterial adhesives.

2. How dust affects Wallpapers?
Good Wallpapers are resistant to dust, since dust-repelling agents are added to its vinyl formulation. This makes wallpapers look fresh and brilliant for a long time. If maintained properly they will look good at least 8 years. On the other hand, paint has to be re-coated every 2 years to showcase its original sheen. That's why it is prudent to use wallpapers as they are cost effective. Moreover, vinyl wallpapers are 100% washable with soap water solution.

3. Long life of wallpapers?
Wallpapers can easily last up to 8 - 10 years if maintained well. Wallpapers are 100% washable, colorfast, and fire retardant.

4. Can we wash Wallpapers?
Wallpapers, made with vinyl, are fully sponge washable with soap water solution. Wallpapers can be periodically washed, to look fresh for years.

5. Wallpapers provide wide choice?
Wallpapers offer thousands of designs, textures and color's. There is no other product that offers as much variety. The product range includes wallpapers made of silk, mica chips, jute, bamboo, duplex, printed, vinyl, velvet. Moreover, Wallpapers offers signature designs from some of the world's most renowned designers like Zaha Hadid, Karim Rashid, Ulf Moritz. Kelly Hoppens and Barbarra Backer, and even famous Disney and Marvel characters for children, making it unique.

6. Are Wallpapers expensive?
The price of wallpapers varies widely starting from as low 22 per sq.ft. and going up to Rs.1000/-per sq.ft. This means that one wall of 100 sq.ft. on an average can be decorated from just Rs.3000 on wards.

7. Will Wallpapers fade?
Wallpapers are fully guaranteed against fading. They are certified for color fastness against UV light and color fastness to rub (in dry and wet condition) by reputed laboratories and test houses like SASMIRA and UDCT (Govt. of India undertakings). In addition, they meet European and American building standards.

8. Do we need smooth walls?
Wallpapers are expanded vinyl textures rendering a thick body. Thus, normal painted walls or lime coated walls, after a coat of cement primer or oil primer, can directly receive wallpapers. You don't need to spend extra to make your walls perfect for wallpapers.

9. Do Wallpapers attract termites, insects and other pests?
It's a common misconception that wallpapers are made only with paper. The front decorative surfaces of wallpapers are made of vinyl and other varied finishes that prevent termite infestation. In fact, vinyl is the same element mugs and buckets are made of. Termite infestation happens due to exposed wet wood or exposed crack in the wall, but definitely not due to wallpapers.

10. Can wallpaper catch fire?
Wallpapers are fire retardant. They will never propagate fire. When exposed to it, they will turn black but not catch or spread the fire. In fact, wallpapers pasted on wooden surfaces act as a fire retardant.

11. Will dampness and moisture affect wallpapers?
Wallpapers are vinyl coated and are resistant to moisture. The resistance is at least 5 times more than that of normal paint. Hence, Wallpapers will stay unaffected by dampness for a longer duration than paint, provided the leakage is for a few days and within the absorbable limit. Unaffected by high humidity, wallpapers can also be used in the dry areas of bathrooms and kitchens.

12. Can wallpapers be pasted on walls with leakage?
Wallpapers provides a solution for walls with leakage by making a panelling using a cement sheet, an inch away from the wall. Thus, an artificial wall is created on which wallpapers are applied. Thus the ugliness of the leaking wall can be-hidden by beautiful wallpapers.

13. Will wallpapers make the rooms warm?
As a result of their vinyl content, Wallpapers act as a thermal insulator. They protect the interiors from extreme climatic temperature. Thus, a room installed with wallpapers will be cooler compared to a painted room in summer, and warmer in winter. As per IIT Mumbai certification, wallpapers can help reduce electricity bills by 5%.