What are the best ways to paint switch plate covers? thank you!

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  • Amy Ogden-Paparone Amy Ogden-Paparone on Apr 11, 2018
    Hi Bspfeifer,
    Whether they're made from wood, plastic or vinyl, just paint them. Some people like their switch plates to stand out, some like them to blend into the wall. Whichever you prefer is how you choose the color. Just remember to give each switch plate at least 2 coats. This way they can be cleaned of finger prints without worry of peeling or chipping! :)

  • Susan Susan on Apr 11, 2018
    Remove. Spray paint. Let dry. Reattach.

  • William William on Apr 11, 2018
    I just remove them and paint them with a paint brush while I'm painting the room.

  • Lil Lil on Apr 11, 2018
    spray paint. i did one in black, turned out beautiful

  • Fiddledd224 Fiddledd224 on Apr 11, 2018
    Take them off the wall and paint them. I also paint the screws with a tiny brush once they are back on the wall and tightened.

  • Janice Janice on Apr 11, 2018
    Remove them and clean them, then spray paint them in the color you want. Be sure to paint the screws as well and they'll look great when you put them back onto the switches. Easy way to paint the screws is to stick them into a piece of styrofoam or cardboard and spray away.