Cork boards can simply be defined as materials that are formed by placing small cork particles that are compressed and glued together, making them flat, and placing them in a frame. Today, cork boards are among the items that many of us use in the bedrooms, offices, or kids’ rooms. Usually, these boards where we pin notes and photos that we constantly want to see are not very interesting to the eye when they are used in a simple way. However, it is possible to make these boring-looking cork boards more decorative and aesthetic with a few small touches. You can take a look at the rest of the post to see different cork board ideas and make them suitable for the general design of the house.
Cork board ideas for kids rooms
You do not always have to use cork boards ready-made. It is quite easy to reshape cork boards and change the decoration of the room. The important point here is that you should use very sharp scissors to cut these boards. It would also make sense to measure the dimensions of your wall before you go shopping to figure out how much cork board you need. As seen in the examples below, instead of simply putting the cork boards side by side, you can create a new route by combining the boards and creating various angles between them. Drawing colored stripes parallel to the boards will increase the attractiveness of the room. You can hang pictures drawn by your children, interesting images, or animal silhouettes on the cork boards you have prepared.
Cork board ideas for home offices
If you are among the people who also work at home, you may consider applying the ideas we will share here to your home office. On the cork boards in the sizes of your choice, you can pin your special notes about your job, what you need to do, the projects or studies you have done, or your weekly plans. You can recolor your board with a paintbrush to create creative designs in this special area. You can get various patterns or brick appearance by drawing zigzags with certain dimensions.
Cork boards for jewelry and keychains
Cork boards are not just tools for pinning notes, photos, etc. You can consider hanging your jewelry and keychains on cork boards so that they are in front of your eyes and stay organized. Contrary to the usual assumptions, you can choose to cut your cork boards in round shapes for such use. In addition, it is possible to make these designs more extraordinary by using strong frames.
Cork board ideas that cover on the wall
If you do not find the suitable size of the cork boards and you do not feel uncomfortable with the appearance of this, you can consider the idea of covering your wall with cork boards. Therefore, you do not have to choose between the objects you want to hang. The most important thing to consider when creating these boards is that it would be logical not to choose walls with socket or on-off switches. Even if you selected these walls, it is necessary to carefully cut the parts where the sockets are. You can also choose to use extra-long nails to fix the cork boards to the wall.