If there is an otherwise dull and boring space in any of your rooms, some of these accent wall ideas will be the perfect solution to bring new texture and color into your home. It is the best way to emphasize a great architectural feature, to bring attention to a piece of furniture or art; or simply to apply a sense of the extraordinary in a completely ordinary space.
Often, accent walls are just painted with a coordinating color but there are many other ways as well to add a new decor to your home. Create remarkable accent walls with wood, wallpaper, pallets and other materials. If you like DIY crafts and feel like transforming your kitchen, living room or bedroom you will love these projects.
Here are some unique twists on the old accent wall!
We just love this idea, because wood always brings warmth into our home and also because you can do it yourself! It is basically disks of sliced birch poles glued to plywood panels that create a graphic wall mosaic. If you leave longer pieces they can be used as hooks for bags and clothes or artwork. Click on the link for the detailed tutorial.
With a touch of concrete, you can add rough and industrial feeling to your home, like in this living room. The wooden floor contrasts nicely the cold wall.For DIY concrete wall tutorial click here. Or paint a faux concrete wall finish – click here to see how.
Stone walls are simply beautiful. They look pretty in living rooms, bathrooms and hallways as well. It is not the cheapest option but the good news is that you can do your own! There is a product called Airstone, a composite ultra-light material that can be adhered directly to drywall and easily cut using just a regular hacksaw.No special tools or mixing are needed to create your stone wall with veneers.
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