Can plastic outlet covers be painted?
Similarly, you may ask, should you paint outlet covers?
When to Paint Outlet Cover Plates If the wall are white and the cover plates are a similar shade of white, there's no need to paint the cover plates, since they already match the room. Paint light switch cover plates on any wall where outlet plates are painted; otherwise, they will become a focal point.
Correspondingly, what kind of paint do you use on outlet covers?
Primer - For best results when painting non-metal plates, we recommend using a primer paint, such as Rustoleum Painter's Touch Ultracover Primer, to prep the plates first. If you'll be using a spray-painted color, check the label for directions as a primer may not be necessary on certain plate finishes.
Paint Trim and Doors the Same Colour as the Walls Painting walls and trim the same colour can create a very cozy, enveloping effect.