Why To Hide Cables – Remodel Them Into Beautiful Wall Art

All the cables and the cords from things like the computer, the lamps, the TV, extension cords, etc. They bother us and we are trying to hide them. And We also spend a lot of time trying to hide cables and cords away, out of sight. There are many ways to hide cables, but the simplest way is to use plastic channel. But what are you supposed to do when there’s just no way to avoid having them visible? We say, embrace them! But why hide the cables when you can turn them into wall art in the apartment. If you do not understand what we mean, Check out these examples and get some ideas.


When you’re dealing with a visible cable that you can’t move, draw inspiration from this simple and minimal DIY design. Very long cables are usually tied in a role and hidden out of sight but with a little bit of imagination you can leave them in plain sight and even turn them into wall art.


The shape of this cool arrangement by Wire, draws attention to and complements the techy style of the mounted TV and Computer.

You can’t hide all the cables so have fun with them. This combination of TV and Playstation is eye-catching mainly because of the way the cables were arranged on the wall.

If you prefer simple, straight lines and clean angles, try a geometric pattern like in this case. This type of cable wall art can look great in any kind of space.


You can come up with all sorts of ideas for this type of wall art. Just pick a theme or try to create something abstract. It doesn’t have to be an exact replica of the real thing.


Take a look at this interesting mantel. It has a beautiful ornate design but, the only thing that makes it unusual is the fact it’s just a big long cable arranged to look like this. It’s actually the cable from the little lamp you see here.


Try something simple for the cables in your bedroom. For example, use colored tape or paper to make decorations like these leaves and the lovely little bird. Colored cable provides you with even more opportunities when it comes to creating interesting arrangements for the walls.


This interesting sketch was created using a long black cable and a light bulb. It’s a very cool idea for a modern home. All you need is lots of cable and an empty wall. Don’t worry if you nothing specific comes to mind. You can create interesting things with abstract forms and shapes.


Take this piece of wall art for example. It’s just a black cable arranged in an apparently chaotic form. It looks very interesting and it’s a simple way of creating a focal point for the room.

You can create intricate and complex designs as well as create interesting and eye-catching color contrasts.

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