Cable management is something that everyone struggles with. It’s important to consider good cable management when setting up electronics in your home or office. Consider investing in some cable management tools like cable sleeves. This will prevent your cords from looking unsightly. It will also help to keep them safe from children and pets. These can easily hold all of your cables together in a bundle preventing them from becoming damaged or tangled. Aside from cable sleeves, you can also attach them to the backsides of furniture using fasteners. You can even buy a floor or ceiling molding that actually hides your cables as well.
How do I Hide the Wires From My Wall-Mounted TV?
I bet your TV looks excellent mounted on your wall. However, you may be wondering how to hide all the wires coming from it. The best way to hide the wires is to run them behind the wall. This can be much easier than you think. However, not everyone has the option to cut holes in their drywall. If you don’t have the option, then you might consider using a plastic cover for your wires. You can paint it to match the color of your wall and looks much cleaner.
How Do You Hide Electrical Cords in a Kitchen?
You can use plastic hooks to guide your cords along the bottom side of your cabinetry. This keeps them out of the way of water, appliances and other hazards that can prevent electrocutions. If you like to keep some of your appliances on the counter but don’t always want them plugged in then you can try a cord bundler. This allows you to wrap the cord up and hide it at the back of the appliance without seeing the cords. For smaller appliances, you can also attach Velcro to the back of the appliance and the cord plug. You can wrap the cord around the appliance and stick the plug-in place using the Velcro.
How Do You Hide Messy Cords?
Hiding messy cords can be a difficult chore. You can use clips to attach cables to the backside of the furniture. This carefully directs them away and out of sight. Cable sleeves bundle all of your cables together and make them more manageable while preventing snags or tangles. Cable rails or molding attach to your wall and look like molding. They are excellent for hiding long wires from sound systems, computers, and home theaters.
How Do You Hide Plug Sockets?
There are a lot of easy ways to hide plug sockets. The simplest is to put something in front of it. I know that sounds silly but hiding a socket with a potted plant, end table, or appliance will allow you to retain the functionality of the outlet without having to look at it. If you have an awkward socket higher up on a wall you can use art, posters or wall hangings to cover it. If you do cover it with something, remember to use a plastic insert in the plug to prevent fires.
There are so many amazing ways to declutter your cable cords. You have so many options at your disposal to choose from that include cable sleeves, wall molding, and even Velcro. Consider using some of these awesome tips and tricks in your own home and watch your cord clutter vanish!