Frequently Asked Questions

General questions

A: Unfortunately we do not offer customization services at this time.
A: Usually multiple times a month. Click on “Recently Added” link in the backgrounds menu to see the new stuff.
A: Currently we don’t have any pattern from other designers but we would love to see your suggestions. If accepted, we would be happy to link back to your site.
A: They have to be tiled horizontally and vertically to fill the area. In Photoshop you can fill a large area with a seamless pattern. For websites, use CSS to repeat the pattern with the background-repeat Property.
A: Thanks for asking, the greatest thing you can do is link back to and share our content on social media by using share buttons.

Technical issue

A: This tutorial will guide you through the procedure to install a Photoshop pattern in Photoshop CS5.
A: This tutorial will guide you through the full procedure to save images from the web and change the wallpaper in your iPad (ios 6).
A: By default, a background is repeated both vertically and horizontally by using this simple line of code: body {background-image:url('image-URL.png');} Replace image-url.png with the exact URL of the image on your server. Read more about CSS background-image property here.
A: Yes you can, but it is recommended to use our vector patterns for optimal results. You may want to read more about image resolution and dots per inch.
A: Sometimes Twitter API is busy and some request can be ignored. Try again, and refresh your screen by hitting the F5 key on your keyboard. If you still experiment problems, please contact us


Copyright & license

A: No, absolutely not. It is not allowed to redistribute our material or make them available for download on other websites. Share the preview images with others and please link back to Background Labs and redirect users to the original page to download files.
A: Yes you can. You have to credit in your theme description and source code.