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Moms are always proud of their children’s artwork – until their little one uses the new wallpaper for a canvas and the artwork is drawn with a permanent marker. What can you tell your panicked client when she calls for advice on how to remove permanent marker from the beautiful wallcovering that you installed for […]
Reserve your hotel room for the 2018 WIA Convention today! All 2018 WIA Convention functions will take place at the Holiday Inn Cherry Creek (455 S Colorado Blvd, Denver, CO 80246). Attendees will receive a discounted sleeping room rate of $109 (plus taxes and fees) per night at the Holiday Inn if they book by August 13, […]
By Philip Reinhard, Artech Wallcovering Installation | As published in “Master Paperhanger Magazine” 1935, at the height of the depression, at a train station in Egg Harbor, NJ. A young man talks to his father: “Yes, dad. I’m taking the train to New Brunswick. I’ve got a hundred and ten dollars. I’m getting married. The […]
On Saturday, May 6, 2017, Wallcovering Installers Association (WIA) will be holding their 1st Annual Central Region Workshop! Some of the workshop topics for discussion will include: – When to use lining papers and how to use them – Apps for wallpaper and how to get paid – A roundtable discussion on papering issues – […]
WIA 2017 Convention – Think Big! Think Texas! September 7-9 | Ft. Worth, TX WIA’s Annual Convention is a unique opportunity for installers throughout the country to develop and also refine their paper hanging skills, network and learn more about the Association. The Pre-Convention courses are also a great opportunity for hands-on learning in a smaller classroom setting. Registration […]
The Northern California Chapter of the Wallcovering Installers Association Proudly Presents Hangin’ by the Bay with WIA A day-long workshop featuring talks and demos by and for wallcovering installers as well as the industry. Techniques, product, raffle. Light breakfast, as well as lunch, included. An opportunity to meet and also mingle with other wallcovering installers […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 3, 2017 WA Honors Jeff Rezin as 2016 Allman Award Recipient The Wallcoverings Association (WA) is pleased to announce the recipient of the 2016 Justin P. Allman Award, the industry’s highest honor. WA bestows the award to an individual who has made a lasting contribution to the industry over a significant […]
The Wallcovering Installers Association’s first international event takes place this coming May “across the pond” in the United Kingdom! Experience the amazing historical sites and attractions of London and Oxford while witnessing firsthand how some great and innovative wallcovering products are made and applied. Each day, the tours and events scheduled will let WIA members […]
Mark your calendars for the next two years of amazing WIA events!
Did you miss the 2016 WIA Convention? Here are a few pictures to show you what happened!