Sue Whimster offer various types of fabric walling and fabric wall coverings. From complete wall installations to single framed panels and, feature fabric walls. Our solutions are fully fitted batten systems and include all necessary barrier cloth lining. One of the many benefits is the walls do not need preparation unlike other wall coverings. However, electrical switches and plug sockets will need to be raised out.
Most upholstery fabrics can be used to make fabric walling. However, should you choose a leather fabric this works best in wall panels. Once installed Fabric walling can easily be dusted off or kept clean using the brush accessory on any household vacuum cleaner.
The use of fabric walling is nothing new and can be tracked back to the hanging tapestries of the middle ages. It is also popular in Georgian architecture when wealthy Georgian homeowners used fabric walling to portray an image of prosperity and worldly travels.
Today, it is seen by many interior designers as a contemporary and opulent alternative to wallpaper and paint. It can create a hushed and intimate space. It reduces the amount of echo, footfall and conversation noise. Even in a room with high ceilings.
If you think we can help you with your project we’d be delighted to hear from you.