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Keep Your Room Safe and Attractive With a Brush Faceplate

Just like everyone’s, your home and office are wired for electricity, for phone landlines, for data cables, for electrical switches, and for entertainment cables. All these outlets and switches do not have to leave your environment unattractive. Stylish and decorative faceplates can cover outlet and switch holes and wires in your walls, floors, and ceilings, and there are plenty of affordable options to choose from on eBay. 

How can faceplates help improve the appearance of a room? 

Faceplates, also known as wall plates, are covers which sit over an electrical socket, switch, or other electrical device. They improve the appearance of the room by hiding the wiring behind them. They are also safety enhancements by preventing access to electrical wires. Whether you choose to have faceplates that are as concealed as possible or you seek out creative, unique, hand-painted wall plates, both types are available on eBay. If your preference is more for function than style, look for plastic or metal faceplates at good prices on eBay. You can choose a colour that comes closest to matching the wall, floor, or ceiling colour on which the plate will be installed. For a more dramatic impact, you can choose a contrasting look. In any case, faceplates can be painted to match any desired colour. 

Why are some faceplates metal? 

Metal faceplates tend to be more durable and will last longer. Some customers believe that metal faceplates have a richer, more upscale look. Metal faceplates can also have a brush finish to give them a softer look. 

What types of faceplates are available? 

When you shop eBay, you can take advantage of a wide selection of faceplates. Here are some of the plates you can find at good values:  

  • Cable entry wall faceplate:These are Euro module front plates with bristles to allow audiovisual cables to pass through while simultaneously maintaining a tidy look. The plates are available in white, brushed steel, black nickel, polished chrome, and polished brass. The 2-gang version is square, and the 4-gang version is rectangular. The faceplates include the screws needed to connect to a back electrical box.
  • Double wall plug socket:This is a 2-gang, 13-amp, screwless, slim, flat socket plate with two USB ports to use with iPhones, smartphones, and other devises that need USB power. It comes in white, brushed chrome, and black nickel.