The Art Of Hiding Household Eyesores!

As you look around your house, you love everything you see - a welcoming living room, the pristine kitchen, a tidy bedroom and clean bathrooms. But as your eyes inspect each room a little closely you notice the old stained switchboards, the uneven patches of paint on the walls and your neat but visible laundry basket. 

Even though these may be small things they bug you nonetheless, with a little creativity, you can transform these eyesores into decor! 

Listed below are few fun tips for you

Dress Up Your Switchboards

You've managed to scrub all the grime of your switch boards but it still looks dated and ugly? Decorate around it with a few decals to give it an update.

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Your switch board never looked better

Hiding Those Nasty Patches

So your walls have quite a few unattractive patchy spots and bumps? Don’t have the budget to repaint your walls? Well, don’t worry about it. Take care of these patchy spots with a few framed paintings or photos to cover them up.

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Hide paint patches go behind printed posters

Customized Drawers for Laundry Hampers

Don’t display a hamper full of laundry in a room, especially if it’s too small and you hardly have the space. A gigantic laundry basket is just going to make your room look cluttered and unkempt. Take care of this problem by custom fitting a pull out laundry drawer into any of your shelves. Identify the best place for a drawer in your bathroom, bedroom or utility room.

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A great way to keep laundry hidden

Make Your Window AC Unit Disappear

Your old AC doesn't look as sleek as the newer, more stylish split ACs now available in the market. If it’s in perfect working order and doesn't warrant changing, you can do a lot around, over and in front of it. Get a handyman to make a wooden frame around it and custom make a sliding notice board in front of it. Every time you want to use the AC, the notice board will slide over giving you easy access to the AC controls. Not only does your AC disappear from sight but you also have place to stick your post its, to-do lists and other reminders!

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AC hidden behind a notice board

Trinket Time

You got a lovely jewelry stand and all your pretty earrings and chains finally have their own home. But as time goes by, is your stand is starting to look a little messy and gathering dust? Hire a handyman to make a frame over it and attach a painting or pretty shutters that open easily every time you want to wear or stash your jewelry.

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Your junk jewelry vault

As you walk around your home, we’re sure you’ll find creative ways to cover up all your household eyesores in new and different ways!

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