Smart Ways on How to Hide Plumbing Pipes

We all need access to running water, which means we all have plumbing pipes in our homes. They may be essential, but they can be pretty unsightly, ruining the decor of many an otherwise beautiful room. Whether you are building your new home or updating your routine plumbing maintenance pipes may be show up. However, is there a way on how to hide plumbing pipes?


The good news is, that there is. You can hide away plumbing pipes while still ensuring that emergency plumbing services still have access to them should the need arise. Sound good? Let’s take a look at some of the best ways to hide those pipes away right now:

Wrap them with wood

These days, you can buy wood wrapping which enables you, as the name might suggest, to wrap your pipes with decorative wood which will transform them from an eyesore to an intentional design feature that will make your home stand out from the rest.

Turn them into a table

If you don’t mind having some of your pipes showing, then painting them in a color that complements your existing decor, and then constructing a table which you can place around the pole, so that the pole makes up the center of the piece, is again, a good way to turn an eyesore into a useful design feature that will stand out.

Wrap them with vinyl


Vinyl is great for decorating because it is easily pliable and can be stuck on to most surfaces. Right now, there are some great sticky back vinyl options with prints as diverse as jungle botanical and retro geometric. Wrapping your pipes with them is a great way to hide them away and add a unique design feature to your home.

Build a bookcase

Building a bookcase around your pipes is a simple way to hide them and increase the amount of storage you have in your home, A good carpenter will be able to construct a bookcase that slots over the pipes so that you can easily access them when you need to.

Build modular blocks

Modular blocks are a really cool decor staple that has become more popular in recent years. They come in all kinds of colors and you can use them to build everything from devising walls to changing screens. Of course, you can also use them to build a screen for your plumbing pipes. You don’t have to build a solid wall either, you can create all kinds of cool effects by experimenting with your bricks once you have them in your possession.

Plant power

If you’re looking for a simple, natural, way to hide plumbing pipes that are visible vertically, then buying a big plant and placing it in front of said pipes is an easy way to do so, and can look great, especially in the bathroom where pipes are not likely to be visible, and the humidity of the space is great for keeping plants healthy.

How to hide plumbing pipes can be hard. Though if you find some clever ways to do so, can improve the appearance of your home, so what are you waiting for? Why not put one of these ideas into action today?

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