Frequently Asked Questions
What is Wunderwall?
Wunderwall is a durable, self-adhesive, repositionable and removable vinyl mural available in a premium satin (smooth) finish or premium canvas finish.
What’s the difference between Wunderwall and traditional wallpaper?
Wunderwall is a self-adhesive (peel and stick) vinyl wall mural that has an easily repositionable backing for easy installation and removal.
Wunderwall is printed on demand – custom-sized to fit your wall perfectly.
Traditional wallpaper is installed either by first applying paste on the back with a brush or rolling the paper in a tray of water to activate the pre-paste. Both are messy options and difficult to position and remove without damage to the wall.
Wallpaper comes in stock sizes. You must measure and cut to make it fit your wall space.
Is there a minimum or maximum size for a Wunderwall order?
Wunderwall panels can come in most any size. For custom sizing not available on the website contact us and let us know what you’re looking for.
Is there a maximum size for Wunderwall order?
No, Wunderwall comes in panels that can be of any size.
How long will Wunderwall stay on the wall?
Depending on the wall application, Wunderwall is designed to enjoy with zero maintenance for many years. The key to longevity is to properly clean and prepare the wall before application.
Is Wunderwall easy to clean?
Yes. Under normal wear and tear, Wunderwall can be cleaned with just a clean, dry cloth or lightly dampened cloth.
Does Wunderwall need a protective laminate or topcoat?
For the average wall with average traffic, Wunderwall is designed to provide superior performance for as long as you choose to enjoy it and does not need a topcoat. If you are installing Wunderwall in a high traffic area, contact us for further options.
Is Wunderwall commercial grade?
Yes. All of our products are commercial grade Type II, Class A vinyl.
What are the finish options for Wunderwall?
Two options: Wunderwall Satin has a smooth finish.
Wunderwall Canvas has a matte finish.
Is Wunderwall outdoor-durable?
Yes. While the primary purpose is for indoor use, you can install Wunderwall outdoors with a maximum life expectancy of 5 years. The guarantee of removability outdoors is 2 years.
What is the Fire Rating for Wunderwall?
Wunderwall Satin Class 0 (BS 476 - Part 6 & 7) Class 1-s1, d0 (EN 13501-1) PASS (CAN/ULC-S102) Wunderwall Canvas Class C-s1-d0 (EN-13501) Class 1 or A (ASTM E-84) PASS (CAN/ULC-S102)
What is the thickness of Wunderwall?
Both Wunderwall Satin and Wunderwall Canvas have a vinyl thickness of 6 mil and 1 mil of adhesive, for an overall thickness of 7mil.
Can Wunderwall be applied over unfinished drywall?
Wunderwall is best applied on a smooth-surfaced finished drywall with at least primer applied to the surface. If the wall has been painted, wait a minimum of 2 weeks before applying the vinyl.
What other kind of surfaces are recommended for application for Wunderwall?
Glass, finished wood, cement, and other flat, smooth surfaces are recommended.
Cinderblock, brick, paneling and other non-flat surfaces are not recommended.
Can Wunderwall be installed in high moisture areas, like bathrooms and kitchens?
Yes. Wonderwall vinyl is designed to withstand high moisture content areas. Before installing make sure the wall is free from moisture.
Can Wunderwall be personalized?
Yes, we can integrate custom text (quote or scripture, or company tagline, or a family member’s name or a company logo or a non-profit’s mission, for example). We will produce a proof for you to review and approve.