When all is said and done, nobody wants to live in a dull and disorganized home. This is why interior decorators are making a fortune by simply decorating houses and premises for people. This is also the reason why you have invested in those fancy curtains, flower vases and what have you just to pimp your house. But have you ever thought of how useful the pegboard can be in matters decoration? Probably not. Because if you did, then it wouldn’t be gathering dust in the basement holding those plumping tools that you used 4564 years ago.
Contrary to your imagination, there are over 70 resourceful ways to decorate with pegboards and other similar ideas. With just a little bit of creativity, the pegboards will leave your room looking more beautiful and orderly. So how can you put them into use?
1. Pegboards for Display
If you are a woman, you must have an array of earrings, necklaces, bracelets and rings. Most times, you will dump them in a box. Now, it may be quite a hustle to find the piece you need especially when you are in a hurry to leave the house. However, this hustle can be brought to an end by the pegboard. All you need is to elect one in your room then get enough pegs to hang all your items. This will not only make it easy for you to retrieve your jewel but will also add color to your room.
Think of all those earrings indifferent colors hanging on a white board. Spectacular right?
Apart from displaying the jewels, this board can also be used to display works of art or any collections that you may have. The best part is that you can paint it in your desired color and organize your items in your fancied patterns. You can hook them or even make shelves on the pegboard. At the end of it all, you will not only have organized your stuff but also decorated your room.
2. To Add Color To Your Walls
If there is something amazing about the pegboard, then it has to be the fact that it can bepainted into any color and whatever pattern. This means that if you are a tenant who wishes her walls were pink and not white or a teenager who thinks pink is a bit childish or that that plain white is too monotonous, then you can change this using pegboards. All you need is a pegboard painted in the colors of your desire then you elect it on the walls probably at the head of your bed. You can even modify the headboard of your bed to make it as attractive as you want.
3. To Hold Your Coats And Bags By The Door
When people pay you a visit, it is inevitable that they may be wearing coats. Now, you honestly don’t want them placing their coats allover your seats. Maybe one coat may not be a nuisance but what if you have a couple of friends visiting you? If your guess is as good as mine, then there will be a problem. This is why you will need a place where they can hang their coats. All you need is a beautifully painted pegboards fitted with hooks somewhere by the door and you will be sorted. You can even engrave some heartwarming message on the pegboard to welcome your guests.
4. As Book Shelves
Books and magazines may be great but they aren’t a very pretty sight when they are lying all over the house. Now, not all of us will have the privilege of having a home study or office complete with book shelves. However, this is no excuse to have your books in boxes or under beds. You can make your own shelves using a pegboard. As a bonus, when this pegboard is elected in say the living room, an artistic organization will make it a decorative item.
5. For An Orderly Working Area For Yourself Or Your Kids
Nikki Kleis a London based designer advocates for a peg it all for our offices. This is a pegboard that will hold all our work tools. His is particular important for people whowork in say garages or jobs that involve lots of tools. You don’t want to keep ransacking the whole room in search of a brush or having to move cans of paint with our legs as you navigate the room. A pegboard will help hold all your tools. Also,depending on how you utilize it, you can add color to your office.
A beautiful home or office is something that all people desire. However, this may not be achievable for most of us due to financial constraints. These dynamics can however be changed by using the pegboards in creative ways, some of which are described in this article. This means that you have no excuse to live in a completely lack luster house or a disorganized one: well not so long as the pegboards are still in the market.