Decorative switch plates add a touch of earth to decorate your home. They are a great way to personalize your space without taking up additional space. You can use a variety of types of stone for them, and can be relatively inexpensive; especially if you already have the stone is used as tiles and landscape waste.
There are a variety of natural stones that work well for decorative switch plates. Options stones are the most common natural river small stones, marble, granite, stone tiles and slate. Prepare materials. Remove the plates to be used on the wall. When deciding on a design, you can draw a model before you begin. Choose the glue according to the type of stone that you are using.
If you decide to use the mortar to finalize the project, choose a color that you want. Spread a tablespoon at a time filler stones with a plastic spatula or rubber gloves and spread mortar with your fingers. Apply the mixture evenly into the grooves between the stones. Wipe excess sealant and clean the surface of the stones with a damp sponge. Allow the grout or sealant completely dry for about 24 hours before putting the decorative switch plates on the wall.