Fabric Cord Covers. . . just wondering. . .

cherigwJuly 31, 2014

Any concerns that they could be a safety/fire hazard (i.e. combustible material on the plug in the outlet)??

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Annie Deighnaugh

I wouldn't cover the outlet or the plug...just the cord itself. The fabric should contact only the insulation on the cord and no wires or anything electrical.

    Bookmark   July 31, 2014 at 7:16PM
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kswl2

You can also take your lamps to a shop and have them retired with a fabric covered cord like an old fashioned cord but up to today's UL electrical standards. The color choices are endless. I like the red and white cords!

    Bookmark   August 1, 2014 at 8:28AM
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justgotabme

What an awesome ideal kswl!

    Bookmark   August 2, 2014 at 12:21AM
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kswl2

Thank you! I am taking my lamps in for a "cord transplant" a few at a time.

    Bookmark   August 2, 2014 at 1:56AM
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cherigw

thanks everyone!! The "refitted" cords are pretty and will probably do some of those, but for some places, I prefer the fuller look of the ruched/gathered cover. Annie, will make sure that it doesn't touch the plug!! Again, thanks all!!

    Bookmark   August 2, 2014 at 11:01AM
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