Encyclopedia SpongeBobia
Encyclopedia SpongeBobia
Online game

Decorating Dilemma is a SpongeBob SquarePants online game. It is based on "Krusty Towers."

It was released in 2009 to celebrate SpongeBob's 10th anniversary.


SpongeBob SquarePants is decorating his house with wallpaper. Help SpongeBob find the correct wallpaper to match up with the pattern. There are 5 rows of wallpaper that rolls down on the screen in a matter of seconds. On the left side of the screen is pattern displaying 5 rows of wallpaper. There is a wallpaper timer bar on the bottom left of the screen. This bar is meant to represent the remaining time you have until more wallpaper rolls down. The timer bar goes down in a few seconds and when the bar is empty, it rests as more wallpaper rolls down. You are given 20 lives when you start the game. Next to your lives are the amount of wallpaper turns before the next level. Your job is to make sure the wallpaper on the screen matches exactly with the small pattern displayed on the left end of the screen. Click on 1 of the wallpaper rows that matches with that row on the pattern to glue it down. Careful, if you glue down wallpaper that does not match with the row(s) on the pattern, you will lose some of your live(s) and you cannot unglue the wallpaper. You only have a few seconds to glue a row of wallpaper down before more wallpaper rolls down. If a row of wallpaper is already glued down, no more wallpaper will roll down on that row. If the current level ends and you have not match the all wallpaper with the pattern, you will lose a certain amount lives depending on how much wallpaper is not glued. If you glue all 5 rows of wallpaper that match the pattern, you will a perfect match, bonus points to your score and the game will send to the next level. The pattern changes when the level is over. The game ends when you have lost all your lives.


  • The concept of this game could have possibly been inspired by the redesign scene in "Krusty Towers."
  • SpongeBob's arm can be seen holding the loading, levels and game over signs.
  • Squidward's painting on the title screen is never used in the main gameplay.


  • On the title screen, SpongeBob's eyelashes are still visible when he blinks his eyes.