When it comes to home decorating, texturing can do for your walls what a good coat of wax can do for your car's finish – hide a host of flaws. 

Decorating Tip

When it comes to home decorating, texturing can do for your walls what a good coat of wax can do for your car's finish – hide a host of flaws. Poorly patched holes, uneven sheetrock, ugly wallpaper and even multiple layers of peeling paint can all be hidden beneath a beautiful layer of texture.

— Brandpoint