The once popular “retro 70’s style” wood panel accent wall is making a comeback in a bIG way! now considered mid century modern slat wall, DIY’ers everywhere are slatting all. the. spaces! we’ve rounded up accent walls both indoor and out if you’re on the hunt to add a slat accent wall to your own home.
Fun fact: The slat wall (also known as slatwall) was originally used in shop fitting for wall coverings or display fixtures. It consists of panels (usually 4 ft. by 8 ft.) made with horizontal grooves that are configured to accept a variety of merchandising accessories. Now, home owners and DIYers alike are taking the look home… from indoor accent walls, nooks, and head boards to outdoors planter, storage or fence covers, you can pretty much put a slat wall ANYWHERE you have a flat surface!
DIY accent Slat Wall
Whether you lay your slats horizontal or vertical, thin or thick, painted or stained, this array of wood panels will fit in almost any room. We’ve rounded up a variety of spaces to give you inspiration to try it yourself!
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INDOOR accent Slat WallS
Love Create Celebrate | Corner Slat Accent Wall
Within the Grove | Bedroom Accent Stained Slat Wall
Nadine Stay | Home Office Slat Accent Wall
Brianna Jean Interiors | Slat Accent Wall Nook
BrePurposed | Small Slat Accent Wall
Mid Century Ranch Reno | Slatted Kitchen Backslash
Archi Lovers | Slat Ceiling to Floor Accent Wall
Vintage Revivals | Slatted Headboard
Carmeon Hamilton | Bedroom Slat Accent Wall
RenoNation | Room Divider
OUTDOOR accent Slat WallS
Why stop indoors? We’ve found some equally darling slat accent walls into the garage OR outdoors!
A Beautiful Mess | Wood Slat Privacy Fence
BHG | Garage Wall Slat Storage Wall
Lemon Thistle | Concrete Cover Slat Accent Wall
In My Own Style | Exterior Slat Accent Wall
Remodelaholic | Wood Slat Garden Wall
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