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Wallpaper symbols – what do they mean?

Posted by Adrian
September 13th, 2008

To help you understand all those symbols you find on rolls of wallpaper and in wallpaper books we have complied a list of wallpaper symbols and descriptions to explain them. So now you do know!

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3 Responses to “Wallpaper symbols – what do they mean?”

  1. John Hughes Says:

    Thanks for the info it was most helpful ,cheers

    Date posted : October 17th, 2011 at 1:01 pm
  2. frankie Says:

    What does the symbol mean if it has 3 arrows all pointing up

    Date posted : November 7th, 2014 at 5:51 pm
  3. Adrian Says:


    Three arrows pointing upwards means hang in that direction.
    If you had to alternate the direction of hanging the middle one would be pointing downwards.

    Visit this page for more wallpaper symbols.

    Hope that helps.

    Date posted : November 11th, 2014 at 12:27 pm

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