ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Finding The Perfect Switch Plate Cover

Updated on February 22, 2011
Tinkerbell Switch Plate Cover
Tinkerbell Switch Plate Cover

Reasons To Get Switch Plate Covers

There are many benefits to having a switch plate cover on your light switches in the home. They are functional as they add a protective cover to the switches but they can also become a very decorative part of your home décor scheme if you choose correctly.

There are all types of designs that you can opt for and they can be made from several types of materials. Here are a few examples of what is currently available if you decide to buy online.

Tinkerbell and Butterfly Decorative Switchplate Cover

If you are looking to decorate a child’s room or a nursery, you may like to think about incorporating a Disney themed design. This is a beautiful example of what is currently available.

This Tinkerbell and butterfly switch plate cover has been handcrafted using decoupage which is a style of placing separate pieces of paper on top of each other and using a special glue to seal and protect the design.

This particular switch plate is made from heavy duty plastic nylon which means that it is virtually unbreakable. The screws are also included so that you can place it on your wall as soon as you get it without having to go to the extra trouble of searching for the appropriate fixtures and fittings.

Silver switch plate cover
Silver switch plate cover

Silver Switch Plate Cover

If you are looking for a very traditional design to compliment the décor of your Victorian inspired home furnishing, you may like to consider this timeless looking switch plate cover.  It is actually part of a collection called the Victorian Series and is made with an intricately formed pattern on the front casing.

You can choose from a single or a double switch plate cover depending on the type of light switches you are hoping to conceal. 

They are both made from satin nickel and come with the mounting screws included so you will be able to attach it to your wall with ease.

This is definitely a wonderful choice if you are looking for something with a bit of elegance.

Sports themed light switch cover
Sports themed light switch cover

Sports Themed Switch Plate Cover

There is certainly a wide range of styles to choose from and if you are after something with a sporting feel, you could think about purchasing this baseball inspired light switch cover.

This has the New York Yankees logo embossed on the front with the striped colours that are on the shirts.  This light switch plate is made from high quality aluminium which is both lightweight and incredibly durable. 

They come with pre-drilled holes so you can unwrap it and have it on the wall within minutes.


    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No comments yet.


    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

    Show Details
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)