What use to be an eyesore can know be a focal point of a room. Exposed pipes and radiators in dated city apartments used to be a negative, but with these 11 ideas you can make a positive out of the unsightly fixtures. A strategically painted or innovatively wrapped pipe can add to the décor of the room. With these creative ideas you can turn an outdated apartment into a chic stylish place.
- Loop lightweight pendant lights around overhead pipes
- A flash of bright red paint on an exposed pipe is striking
- Painting under-the-sink pipes lime green adds color in the least likely of places
“Try matching your radiator to your pipes in a high-contrast color that pops against the wall.”