As an often-neglected finishing touch to a room, the humble light-switch cover deserves more than a little attention. Here are several simple, high-quality options. While we show single- and double-switch models, all of these are available with the appropriate openings for outlets, dimmers, and so on.

Above: The Carrara White Marble Single Toggle Switch Plate is available as polished or honed marble for $24.99 each at Tilezz.com.
The Fenton Single Toggle Switchplate, shown in Brushed Nickel, is $ at Rejuvenation.
Above: The Fenton Single Toggle Switchplate, shown in Brushed Nickel, is $18 at Rejuvenation.
The Century Antique Copper Cover Plates are $3.73 each for the single toggle plate at Wallplates.com.
Above: The Century Antique Copper Cover Plates are $3.73 each for the single toggle plate at Wallplates.com.
Legrand Adorne Wall Plates are available in custom colors. For more information see Legrand. Photograph from  Design Ideas to Steal from an Über Creative Remodel by Studio Oink. Studio Oink Washington D.C. Remodel.
Above: Legrand Adorne Wall Plates are available in custom colors. For more information see Legrand. Photograph from 10 Design Ideas to Steal from an Über Creative Remodel by Studio Oink. Studio Oink Washington D.C. Remodel.
An affordable favorite among architects and designers, the Leviton Gang Toggle Device Switch Wallplate is $3. on Amazon.
Above: An affordable favorite among architects and designers, the Leviton Gang Toggle Device Switch Wallplate is $3.24 on Amazon.
The Maple Wood Cover Plate starts at $9.99 at Wallplates.com.
Above: The Maple Wood Cover Plate starts at $9.99 at Wallplates.com.
From Rejuvenation, the Lewis Single Toggle Switchplate, shown in Unlacquered Brass, is $.
Above: From Rejuvenation, the Lewis Single Toggle Switchplate, shown in Unlacquered Brass, is $18.
The Amerelle Nouveau Ceramic Toggle Wall Plate in White is $4.84 at Home Depot.
Above: The Amerelle Nouveau Ceramic Toggle Wall Plate in White is $4.84 at Home Depot.
The Corian Lava Rock Wall Plates start at $.50 at Switch Hits.
Above: The Corian Lava Rock Wall Plates start at $19.50 at Switch Hits.
The Nanz No. 98LT3 Wall Plates featuring stepped molding around the edge is available in all Nanz finishes; contact for price and ordering information.
Above: The Nanz No. 9810LT3 Wall Plates featuring stepped molding around the edge is available in all Nanz finishes; contact for price and ordering information.

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