Before & After
Are you afflicted by dirty yellow outlets?? Nothing looks worse than discolored outlets and switches from 20 years ago. Its right up there with dirty grout.
Removing the front plate on switches and electrical outlets is easy. Some basic tools and you can change these yourself. Either way, a task well worth performing.
Can you imagine seeing yellow outlets and switches when shopping for a home? This is a design upgrade that is well worth it. It will make you feel better and any prospective homebuyers in the future.
Paint touch up
And another tip. Touch up painting around your outlets is another high ROI task. The areas around the light switches catches oil and dirt after a couple years. Its especially noticeable on light paint or on matte paint which has a tendency to absorb oil.
When you are changing your outlets and swis