Update Your Vent Covers With These DIY Projects

Update your vent covers

You’ve worked day in and day out to get your home looking like a cover spread from HGTV magazine.  The walls have been painted the perfect colors, new furniture has been selected and the artwork you selected perfectly ties the whole house together.  There’s only one problem.  The overall ambiance of the home is being derailed by the unsightly vent covers throughout your home.  We all know “it’s all in the details,” and that’s why we came up with budget friendly ways to update your vent covers with these DIY projects.

Update Your Vent Covers With These DIY Projects

DIY Project 1: DIY Decorative Air Return Cover

Air returns seem to be placed in the most inconvenient places in our homes and since they are typically larger in size, they can cause unsightly disruptions to our home decor.  Simplicity In The South, created a great tutorial for transforming your return cover from drab to fab all while keeping in mind your DIY budget.

update your vent covers

Source: Simplicity In The South

DIY Project 2: Spray Paint Old Registers

A simple and budget friendly option for updating your vent covers, is to spray paint old, rusty, or chipped registers. Using a spray paint made for metal materials, will help to create a protective enamel and keep the paint from chipping later down the road.  Pick a color to blend into your floors or simply a dark metallic for a more modern appeal.

update your vent covers

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DIY Project 3: DIY Radiator Cover

If you live in an older home or an old apartment building, the chances that you have a unsightly radiator are pretty high.  Adding a DIY radiator cover can create a decorative piece for added storage while camouflaging the dated radiator.

update your vent covers

Source: Rambling Renovators

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