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5 feature walls with wainscoting

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Wainscoting can transform a plain wall into a stunning feature of any room, adding style and character.

Bunnings Workshop members have shared wainscoting feature walls in different areas of the home.

Below are some examples for inspiration. Let us know if you need a hand with your own wainscoting project. 

1. Bedroom wainscot feature wall by @homeinmelbourne 


In this cost-effective project, Workshop member Aletheia added a feature wainscot panelling wall behind her bedhead to match the panelling in the rest of her house.


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2. Entryway wainscoting feature walls by @kileycarbin 


Wainscoting and wallpaper helped make this entryway brighter and more welcoming.


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3. Master bedroom update with wainscot feature wall by @KashiaCherry 


Simple timber wainscoting adds visual depth to a painted feature wall in this contemporary bedroom update.


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4. Bathroom wainscot feature wall by @homeinmelbourne 

During her luxury D.I.Y. bathroom renovation, Aletheia added a “traditional element to an otherwise modern bathroom” by including a feature wall.


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5. Wainscoting feature wall by @diy_hausdesigns 

Experienced community member Rufaro details how he used timber trims to build a wainscoting feature wall.


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How to make a feature wall 


A feature wall can add interest to any room or entryway. The Bunnings team has created a step-by-step guide How to make a feature wall using wood panels.


Get more ideas and inspiration from 3 ways to create a feature wallVJ panelling projects for any room in the house and 10 ways to decorate a wall.


Need more help with your feature wall?


The Bunnings Workshop community can assist with more inspiration and advice for creating your feature wall. Don’t hesitate to start a discussion and tell us what you would like to achieve. We’re here to help.


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