There’s not a home without outlets. Well, actually that’s not entirely true but those cases have become exceptions. So, since outlets are so common and part of every room’s décor, what’s stopping us from making them pop in a fashionable and stylish way? Generally, outlet covers are neglected but that’s just because they’re not interesting enough. These, however, are strangers to that problem.
Here’s an idea that’s creative and fun and that the kids will find especially cute: outlet covers inspired by animals. These are actually stickers and they come in the shape of a cute puppy face, a playful little pig and a few other designs.
And how adorable is this mouse hole outlet cover? It’s not your best choice if you have kids but it definitely looks cute. I wonder what Jerry would think when he gets home…
If you like glitter then take a look at these outlet and switchplate covers. They definitely pop and they can be custom made in whatever color and design you prefer. This also looks like a great DIY project for you to try.Found on etsy.
Add American flair to your home with these red, white and blue outlet covers. They’d be great for the 4th of July for also if you have a themed room or if you simply want to show your patriotism.Available for $15.
Discover the world with outlet covers inspired by maps. They can feature images of the Paris subway, Africa or vintage textbook maps. They’d look good in a study, office or library.Found on Etsy.
For those that look for the practical side in everything, we’ve discovered these outlet covers that also double a nightlights. Actually, safety lights can be installed on any standard outlet and switch on and off automatically so there you have it: your next home improvement project.
How about a slice of wood to cover your outlets and switches with? Sounds really interesting and unusual and it’s a look you can adopt regardless of the style of the room.
You can decorate your existing outlet covers and make them look more interesting. You can do this with chalkboard paint. You can either paint the outlet or the wall on which it’s installed.
And if you want your outlet covers to feature a friendly texture as well as a beautiful pattern, then get fabric covers. They can also be used of the switches.Available on Etsy.