5 Different Types of Wall Textures to Decorate Your Interior Walls

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Walls are the main feature that can easily influence the interior mood. Using different textures for walls is the best way to create a new look for your interior.

So why is it better than the wall painting? Because Paint is the most common way to design an interior space. But some different textures create new different senses than painting. That is why wall textures are coming to a new trend nowadays.

However, don’t forget that paint can also do a great job because you probably don’t know that paint has the potential to make a small room look bigger. Paints can do a lot of different things like this. There are several tricks to using paint.

So, the textures can do the same thing to change the mood of the interior. Sometimes it works better than painting. Most people use textures to make their home looks more attractive and it plays an important role in making a successful face. And also special aesthetic design covers up minor flaws.

Everyone loves to redecorate and rewashing their homes with new trends and they are looking for new ideas to improve it. If you are trying to renovate your home, you are looking for a unique design to make it more attractive.

So I would like to gather some different styles of wall textures to help you to make your home look beautiful!

01. Comb Texture

Most people like stripes and line techniques there’s a new trend. It is such a cool design feature and much more attractive than others. For those who love highly stylized wall decor, the combo texture is popular. Anyway, this simple design makes it even more appealing. 

Let see, how to do it easily to design like a DIY project. You can use a series of small teeth comb to make the various design with sharper lines on the wall. However, the most common type of comb texture is laid on a half fan pattern. It can repeat at different angles on all drywall surfaces.

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02. Knockdown Texture

“Knockdown finish” is easy to make and a pretty cool texture design common for drywalls. It can do as a DIY project as well. So the Knockdown is also known as a kind of tapping system. There is a simple way to do this pattern.

First, you need to spray a thick layer of mud and then remove the bumps by knocking and make it smooth before drying. You can use a small knife to smooth the surface easily. If you want to decorate your home with an artistic look, this is the perfect design that can be applied to the interior of your home.

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03. Skip Trowel Texture

This is something similar to the knockdown texture but slightly different. Because you can apply mud directly into the drywall by skip the trowel. Generally laid the first coat of plaster, then put the layer of mud by using skip trowel. After dragged the pattern can be raised nicely. However, It depends on the way you move your hand.

This technique getting a really artistic look onto the entire drywall and it is perfect for the walls and the ceiling repairs also. Because it has an awesome hiding ability. Also, it can give any room a unique, elegant feel. So, a little idea I would like to suggest to your artistic creation. That is you can increase the attraction inside by placing a houseplant near this wall that you are setting up. But use the right indoor plants when you choose the inside.

And also one of the things you should consider before pasting mud is consistency. That is, It runs more and slips down the wall faster. And the other factor is it’s very thick and does not spread easily. Therefore it should be spread at the same level.

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04. Slap Brush Texture

Slap Brush texture is something that may be unique from other textures. Because it is possible to create different patterns with different brushes. That totally depends on how you pushed up against the mud. So the brush can create the texture by slapping, shaking, wiping, or grinding. By applying the slapping techniques you will be able to create multiple patterns. 

Moreover, this is a great solution to hide the wall flaws and bring to bright fresh, unique look to the room. Similar to the other drywall texture techniques, the top of the surface needs to be smoothed.

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05. Popcorn Texture

Popcorn texture is the most common technique to use drywall finishing. But it is mostly reserved for the ceiling. Because it is most commonly used as a cover for ceiling repairs. 

This texture has an additional benefit of reducing the noise. However, it gets a risk of health associated with asbestos. So it becomes an unpopular interior wall texture. After applying the popcorn texture, it is necessary to use a sprayer to coat the surface. It gets its name from a small extruded, round button-like popcorn pattern. Nowadays this texture is not used much as longer.

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Use these different wall texture ideas to decorate your home in the way you want. From this article, you can create these types of wall textures on your own. Try and enjoy the look.

You’ll also enjoy : 5 BEST Drywall Alternatives FOR Your home Interior

I hope you will be really happy when you take the time to read this article. So don’t forget to share this article with your friends who love interior decorating.

Happy designing!

Different Types of Wall Textures
Different Types of Wall Textures

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