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HP PVC-free Durable Smooth Wall Paper

HP PVC-free Durable Smooth Wall Paper is now available

Set your business apart with environmental certifications

Help your customers define interiors with durable, colourful, creative wall decorations that last with scrub and scratch-resistant performance. Prints produced with HP Latex Inks enable and HP PVC-free Durable Smooth Wall Paper for healthier and more sustainable printing. Odorless displays are UL GREENGUARD GOLD Certified using this FSC®-certified paper.

HP latex wallpaperBe productive—durable prints are easy to install and remove

Maintain high productivity and offer your customers a durable, easy-to-use solution. This wallpaper goes up with common adhesives and installation techniques.
Prints produced with HP Latex Inks on HP PVC-free Durable Smooth Wall Paper are Type II (ASTM F793) compliant for durability characteristics—ideal for use in environments subject to wear and tear.

Boldly define interior spaces—see the ColorPRO difference

See high-impact graphics with an extended range of colours. Engineered with ColorPRO Technology to deliver colour excellence, this digital wall decoration solution from HP delivers professional quality and striking results.

What is a “Type II” wallcovering?

Type II wallcoverings are compliant with a durability standard for commercial wallcoverings.
Criteria include scrubbability, stain resistance,flame spread, colorfastness, abrasion resistance,and more. Testing is conducted according to the Type II ASTM F793 standard and test procedures.
The American Society for Testing Materials (ASTM) established the standard with input from the Wallcovering Association. Type II is often a requirement when specifying wallcoverings.

HP wallpaper 1Installation and application of custom printed wallpaper

Make sure the wall is cleaned, prepped, and primed before attempting to install pasted wallcovering.
Optimum installation conditions are between 65 and 75° F (18 to 24° C) and 40-60% RH. For higher temperatures and relative humidities, allow more time for primer and paste coats to dry.
Lay out the area to be covered as appropriate for the image or wallcovering to be hung. Double check the pattern, color, and sequence numbering of panels to ensure it is correct.
Apply an even coat of adhesive to the backing of the wallcovering using a brush, roller, or pasting machine. Paste-the-wall is not a recommended application. When pasting several strips in advance, booking is recommended to ensure proper wetting of the backing. Fold each end
toward the middle, pasted sides together, aligning the edges carefully to prevent the paste on the edges from drying out.
Book the strips for a minimum of 5-10 minutes.
Do not crease the wallcovering, and avoid stacking multiple booked strips as the added weight could cause creasing.
Install wallcovering using a plastic wallcovering smoother, working out air pockets or bubbles.
Stop the installation if there is a question of panel colour matching.
Remove excess paste immediately with clean water and a soft cellulose sponge. Use the soft side of the sponge if there is an abrasive side. It will be difficult to remove paste after it starts to dry.
If following an overlapping method, use a minimum of 1 inch but preferably 2 inches.
After the adhesive has begun to set (approximately 20-30 minutes), roll the seams lightly with a seam roller as necessary. Avoid excessive pressure when rolling the seams to avoid squeezing out paste. Keep in mind that although the paste will seem fully dried after approximately 24-48
hours, it may take 1-2 weeks for it to finally settle.

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HP Product numbers
E4J52A -1067 mm x 30,5 m (42 in x 100 ft) HP PVC-free Durable Smooth Wall Paper
E4J53A -1372 mm x 30,5 m (54 in x 100 ft) HP PVC-free Durable Smooth Wall Paper

YouTac Repositionable

YouTac repositionable now in stock

Truly remarkable, infinitely repositionable PSA (Pressure Sensitive Adhesive) developed by the specialists in innovation: the award winning Innova Art team.
YouTac is suitable for use with many substrates and will adhere to all non-porous and many porous surfaces. It can be removed and reapplied countless times without damaging walls and other surfaces. Even better, YouTac leaves no adhesive residue behind – which means no more wasted time repairing walls after graphic installations have been removed.

YouTac Repositionable

Introducing YouTac repositionable media

A fully repositionable Aqueous or Latex/Eco-Solvent/UV compatible textile with a unique PSA and unbeatable print quality. Stick it up on the wall and take it down again a day or weeks later when you change your mind, safe in the knowledge that there will be no residual adhesive to clean off.

Stock is now available

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ClearShield Liquid Laminate for Canvas

It’s easy to apply liquid laminate to canvas after printing on wideformat inkjet printers.

Clear coatings, also called liquid laminates, are an inexpensive way to protect canvas, billboards, prints, fine art, signs, banners, awnings and other products. Liquid laminates are cost-effective, easy to apply, and do not require extensive equipment

Our clear coating  ClearShield®  is a premium grade, high-performance product. Created  specially to:

  • protect inks from ultraviolet exposure
  • protect inks from abrasion and marring
  • provide resistance to chemicals and water
  • Reduce cracking when wrapping canvas

The video below shows easy it is to apply ClearShield with a roller , see the video below on how to apply ClearShield laminate with a roller.

High volume users you can automate application with the StarLam 1600

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Save now on DGI canvas, ClearShield and Gallerie Wrap Framing Bars


The wedding and party season is a great opportunity to dress up your marketing and put some extra spring in your cash register. As always your customers will have heaps of reasons to celebrate this year and no doubt photos will be front and centre. To get your share of consumer spending make your store the go-to-place for amazing memories and stunning displays using DGI canvas, ClearShield and Gallerie Wrap Canvas Framing Bars.
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ClearShield Liquid Laminate

ClearShield Satin Liquid Laminates offer the same protection as film laminates while saving as much as 60% in production cost.  UV protection, chemical resistance, abrasion resistance and flexibility are just some of the benefits of protecting digital prints and canvas with ClearShield Satin liquid laminates.

To ensure maximum protection Clearshield laminates are specifically formulated for a variety of inks and applications such as Canvas, Fine Art Canvas banners, truck side curtains, fine art prints and vehicle graphics.

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