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I'm looking to cover a wall with a seamless edge-to-edge moss art piece like this:

Moss Wall

This will be on an interior wall which I believe is plain drywall (any way to check it's not solid/concrete?), somewhat like the wall on the right in this hallway:

Hallway

To avoid too much damage or difficulty removing from the wall, I was imagining getting thin plywood panels like this and attaching them to the wall and then gluing the moss to the plywood panels. I assume Home Depot can help me cut the panels to dimensions I need.

Is this a good method for accomplishing this? What's the best way to attach the panels to the wall? Can I use a nail gun or staple gun or do I need drywall anchors and screws?

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  • @crip659, answers go down there.
    – isherwood
    Nov 7, 2023 at 20:52
  • John, you're asking several questions here, one of which is highly subjective. Please take the tour and see if you can revise to ask one specific question.
    – isherwood
    Nov 7, 2023 at 20:53
  • That first example is either preserved moss or fake moss. Came from articulturedesigns.com/preserved-faux-plant-walls
    – KMJ
    Nov 7, 2023 at 23:14

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Good chance it is drywall. To check just need a pin/nail/screw, and push. If it goes in it is drywall.

Find where the studs, use a stud finder, are in the wall(every ~16 inches) and use nails/screws to hold the panels(smaller holes).

Do not know if a big box store will cut to size, a real lumber store maybe, but thin plywood not hard to cut yourself with hand or power saws.

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