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colorful customized metal cover for hot water tank in kitchen

Posted by austingardner (My Page) on
Tue, Apr 5, 11 at 1:16

Greeting everyone,
I'm trying to cover up this exposed water heating tank that's an eyes sore in the kitchen. I'd like to print something onto a customized piece of metal and then place it over the water heating tank.
Above the pictured water heater is an inspirational bucket that has a colorful print.
First question: any ideas on how I could customize a cover and what kind of metal would work best?
Second question: what process would be best for getting a customized color image onto a metal cover?
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RE: colorful customized metal cover for hot water tank in kitchen

The easiest (but maybe not the cheapest) way to beautify your hot water tank would be to hire a decorative painter to paint the image you selected on the tank. If you find a place that will make a customized metal cover, I would still contact a decorative painter for an estimate so you can compare the price.


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