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Wall Paneling For Your Home

Wall Paneling For Your Home

The material you choose for your cladding can have a huge impact   on the atmosphere in your space.  Let’s   take a look at what types of material are available in wallcovering and which   material is best for you.

Vinyl siding is very common and can be designed in an incredible   number of ways.  It is   Lightwhat makes work and installation easier and   is usually found as a peel-and-stick panel.  Vinyl is easy to care for and only requires   moderate cleaning from time to time with a damp cloth and a light cleaning   solution.

Vinyl is inherently water-resistant so you don’t have to worry   about moisture or surprise leaks damaging your panels too   much.

In addition to the variety of styles available on vinyl records,   vinyl is easy to repaintwhen you have access to   one high quality acrylic paint.  So you never really get stuck with one   design and always have the opportunity to adapt your patterns to your   needs.

Wood panels have a lot in common with vinyl panels.  They can be easily painted or reworked at   will generally available as peel and stick panels.  Solid wood wall panels can be a little   heavy.  So think about how you will   transport your order to your installation location.

Unlike vinyl panels, panels are made of wood prone   to water damage As a result, large changes in humidity and   temperature in your home can cause the panels to peel, warp, or rot.  Fortunately, wood panels are easy to repair   because it is easy to do Sand down rot and warpage and rework   according to original installation.

If you think regular maintenance might be a problem for you, but   still want wood panels, then you should consider investing in hardwood   panels.  Hardwoods Of   course, they are more resistant to rot and water damage than other   woodsSo you have less work to do to keep your panel   healthy.

MDF and other types of wood can save you a lot on your first   purchase, but they require additional maintenance.  MDF is a particulate   woodThis means that wood particles have been joined together   with glue and pressure to form a single sheet.  This construction method leaves gaps in the   wood that leave it particularly susceptible to water and rot.

EPS stands for expanded polystyrene, a type of foam that you may   know as styrofoam.

Technically, Styrofoam is a term used to describe EPS   commercially, while EPS is a term that technically describes some types of   this foam.  EPS makes for phenomenal   wallcovering material as it provides Thermal insulation,   soundproofing and can be freely shaped to create 3D designs on your fairing.