A wall decal, also known as a wall sticker, wall tattoo, or wall vinyl, is a vinyl sticker that is affixed to a wall or other smooth surface for decoration and informational purposes. Wall decals are cut with vinyl cutting machines. They are usually one color per decal, but may also have various images printed upon them.
Types and sizes
Types can include simple small wall borders, and cut outs to more complex mural types, that may cover an entire wall. This can also feature words pictures and designs. Vinyl wall decals come in various shapes and sizes. They can be as small or as large as you would like them to be. Regular wall decals are usually between 30 cm x 50 cm to 60 cm x 100 cm. Larger decals are 100 cm x 100 cm, but can be larger when custom ordered.
Most vinyl decals are not reusable, although some reusable vinyl types are available. These decals are usually printed images with a sort of laminate overlay, this allows the decal to be removed without being stretched and is thus reusable.
Vinyl Decals have various uses. Vinyl decals were originally only used for sign making but has recently been added to interior decorators portfolios and has also become well known as a Do-It-Yourself home decorating option.
Decals can be used on windows as branding, advertising and decoration and even serves as a tool to inform people that there is a glass door or window. Decals can also be stuck onto walls and tiles for decoration, branding or advertising.