A mural will certainly be an attention getter and make your home unique! It will easily becomes the focal point of a room. It is important to reflect the style of the home when commissioning a mural. Some murals are painted in a representational style meant to fool the eye -- the meaning of the commonly used French term Trompe l'oeil. Other murals are impressionistic, atmospheric, or whimsical. Murals can be painted directly on the wall while others may be painted on canvas and installed as wallpaper, giving the owner a chance to remove it and take it with them if they were to move.