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18/12/2015 10:00 PM AEDT | Updated 19/12/2015 3:40 AM AEDT

11 Ingenious Hacks For Hiding Ugly Wires In Plain Sight

You'll be the Houdini of hidden cords.

If the underside of your desk looks like this:

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Or this:

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Or this (Lord help you):

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You need some serious cord management help. Luckily, Pinterest has compiled some majorly helpful hacks for hiding those unsightly wires. With just a few DIY tricks, you could be living in cordless heaven.

  • First, let's talk about the tangle of cables underneath your desk.
  • Grab some cord clips to string wires behind your desk.
  • Conceal your router in decorative boxes.
  • Next, try hiding your lamp cords behind a DIY baseboard.
  • Attach FlatWire to your walls and paint over it for invisible wiring.
  • Or disguise your wires with paintable cord covers.
  • Use binder clips to keep cords out of sight.
  • Place a power strip in your nightstand to hide your chargers.
  • Feed cords from your wall-mounted TV through the wall.
  • If you don't feel like drilling holes in the wall, hide wires inside a shower curtain rod cover.
  • And if you truly can't hide that lengthy cord, turn it into something beautiful!

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