Decorative Wall Panels: Ideas & Options

If you’ve been watching season 17 of The Block, you may have noticed a range of Laminex decorative wall panels featured in the various rooms. These wall panels (known as Surround by Laminex) are quite versatile and can help liven up any space.

Available in both classic and contemporary styles, Surround by Laminex wall panels are ideal for a range of internal spaces including:

  • Living Areas
  • Dining Spaces
  • Bedrooms
  • Counter Fronts
  • Study/Study Nooks
  • Entrances
  • Hallways
  • Bathrooms
  • Laundries

Surround by Laminex decorative wall panels are a convenient and durable option than wallpaper and a sustainable alternative to plasterboard. What’s more, they were created and made right here in Australia.

Decorative Wall Panels Are Easy to Install

The Surround by Laminex decorative wall panels is perfect for making your home or office space more appealing. Made from sustainably sourced particle board products that can be installed directly over many existing walls and will completely transform the ambience in any room.

Constructed using a moisture resistant MDF, installation is fast and easy. These decorative wall panels are suitable for both wet and dry areas and can be installed onto prepared plaster board, timber, steel, brick, or masonry wall systems. The decorative wall panels join using a tongue and groove system, making them ideal for your next DIY project or if you prefer, a tradie can install them for you.

The decorative wall panel sizes are as follows:

  1. 2400mm x 1200mm x 9mm
  2. 2700mm x 1200mm x 9mm
  3. 3000mm x 1200mm x 9mm

The large sheet size and tongue and groove joinery makes it easy to install large wall spans without the need to have any specialist carpentry skills to get a high-quality finish. Surround by Laminex decorative wall panels makes it easy to get a straight wall without the need to batten out the walls with perfect precision similar to what you would need to do with single length timber lining boards.

See the video below to see how easy it is to install Surround by Laminex decorative wall panels!

Decorative Wall Panel Profiles

Surround by Laminex comes in a range of profile design and sizes including:

You will find a Surround by Laminex style and profile to suit almost every home or commercial space.

Decorative Wall Panels for Bedrooms

With the wide range of decorative wall panel styles to choose from and a little creativity you can completely transform the look and feel of a relatively plain looking bedroom. Surround Laminex has a variety of rounded decorative styles and there is a style to suit contemporary or modern home.

A great example is if you have a heritage home or older home you can transform the interior bedroom walls with the choice of the Surround Laminex Heritage or Surround Laminex Classic decorative wall panelling.

Surround by Laminex also provide stunning decorative wall panel designs for modern bedroom walls with vertical scalloped, French or batten styles that can be installed without any visible joins giving you a professional finish that will never go out of style.

Decorative Wall Panels for Hallways and Living Rooms.

The greatest advantage of Surround Laminex decorative wall panels are the ease of installation and perfect finish for large wall spaces. Due to the large sheet size it’s easy to get a strait wall finish especially in hallways and living rooms where wall space is larger than other rooms.

Due to the simple tongue and groove design, each wall panel can simply be joined together one panel at a time. Now transforming your living rooms and adjoining passage walls has never been easier with Surround by Laminex decorative wall panels.

Decorative Wall Panels for Bathrooms and Laundry.

The bathroom and laundry walls are the most often overlooked rooms in any home. So why not turn your bathroom and boring old laundry into a space that will last for years to come? Surround by Laminex unique designs can be used to revitalise existing wet areas that need a refreshing change.

Surround by Laminex is water resistant (but not waterproof) so be sure to consult with your builder or our showroom team to make sure the wall panels are not going to be in regular contact with water in wet areas.

Surround Decorative Wall Panels for Commercial Fit Outs

In many cases if you are taking over the lease for a new commercial premises, you may have inherited the walls of a previous tenant, or you may even be moving into a new commercial premise. In most cases it’s up to the tenant to undergo renovations if the décor is not up to the standard you need for your business and brand identity. Surround by Laminex decorative wall panels is a great cost effective and time critical choice. The fact that these decorative wall panels can be installed and painted quickly is a great advantage when short turnover times for commercial fit out is critical to getting the doors open so you can begin trading.

Double Dome Internal Lining Boards

Here at Barwon Timber, we stock a range of Surround by Laminex profiles, as well as our very own Double Dome timber profile.

double dome lining boards blog - Decorative Wall Panels: Ideas & Options

Barwon Timber’s Double Dome internal lining boards are a simple way to spruce up a flat wall or create a stunning feature in any room.

Double Dome is available in the following solid timber options:

  • Cedar (lightweight, stain grade, set lengths)
  • HWD (stain grade, more uniform colour, random lengths)
  • Clear Pine (stain and paint grade, set lengths)

You can find our Double Dome lining boards and Surround by Laminex decorative wall panels on display at our Geelong showroom.

If you’re still curious about decorative wall panels or have other questions, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us. The team at our Geelong Showroom would be more than happy to answer any of your questions and provide more information about our products. Contact us today on (03) 5229 0080

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