How To Plan Your Wallpaper Design and Installation

Get Things Rolling!

Time to start that makeover! Home decorating is an exciting and fulfilling experience, and wallpaper is just the thing to make your design complete. Your room is going to turn out great, and Wallpapers To Go is here to help!

Here's a list of questions to ask yourself before you get started. Your answers will give you a solid foundation for your interior design, including your choice of style, color, and patterns of wallcovering. If you like, you can even print the page. Let’s get started!

detail example of beautiful wallpaper pattern
detail example of beautiful wallpaper pattern

What is the purpose of the room?

  • Entertaining
  • Relaxing
  • Exercise
  • Office
  • Play

How often is the room used?

  • Rarely
  • Often
  • Every day

Who uses the room?

  • Myself
  • Family
  • Guests
  • Children

Who uses the room?

  • Myself
  • Family
  • Guests
  • Children

What amount of time is spent in the room?

  • Short
  • Moderate
  • Long

Do I want a formal or informal setting?

  • Formal
  • Informal

What size is the room?

  • Small
  • Medium
  • Large

Do I want the room to appear larger or smaller?

  • Smaller
  • Larger

What parts of the room will remain the same?

  • Flooring
  • Ceiling
  • Appliances
  • Furniture
  • Wall decorations

What should be the focus of the room (the center of interest)?

  • Piece of furniture
  • Fireplace
  • Rug
  • Entertainment center
  • Window
  • Wallcovering
  • Work of art

What colors are you working with from the furniture, drapes, fixtures, and flooring?

Use Wallpapers To Go’s color search tool to find the perfect match.

What exactly are the room's dimensions?

Use our handy wallpaper calculator to find out exactly how much you need for your project! You’ll need to know your room's:

  • Length
  • Width
  • Height

Ready to Get Started?

Check Out Our Designer Rooms for Inspiration!