Custom Lake House Decor Idea: Wooden Wall Art With a Personalized Twist

A gorgeous lake view is the heart any lake home, but when it comes to ideas for lake house decor, it can be challenging to know where to start.

Of course you want your home to embody the true spirit of lake life so it’s important to put some time and effort into developing your lake decor style.

Whether you live full time on a lake, have a weekend getaway or a lake vacation rental property, that means including at least one unique keepsake item. We’re talking about a one-of-a-kind accessory that will be treasured by you and your guests for years to come.

Personalized lake house signs, which have skyrocketed in popularity in recent years, are an ideal way to add that special touch to your lake home, cabin or cottage — or that of a friend or family member.

Our newest obsession is these stunning custom wood maps that can be created for any lake and personalized to your heart’s content!


Personalized decorating ideas for lake houses: Wood maps

When you add personalization to your lake life decor, you definitely step it up a notch. And one of the things we love best about our partner company is the intense effort the artists put into making sure each piece of lake wall art is customized to your exact specifications. Just read these over-the-top positive reviews.

Want to add your family name or the year your home was established to your custom wood map?

No problem.

What about area landmarks, a favorite quote or a marker where your home is located?

Check, check, check.

Each order is custom designed and sent to you for review and approval before production begins. And did we mention all of the personalization on this rustic lake art comes at no extra cost?


Custom lake wood map sizes and finishes

Successful lake house decorating isn’t just about the piece itself, though. It also means selecting the correct size, finish and frame to complement the rest of your lake home decor.

This stunning 3D lake house wall art is laser cut and available in multiple sizes ranging from 11 x 14 inches to 22 x 32 inches. You may choose a natural look or dark walnut stain to create the map that best complements your existing life at the lake decor.

Frame options include black or farmhouse style. Either way, your gorgeous creation will arrive securely packaged and completely ready to hang.

These lake house personalized signs also make fabulous birthday, anniversary, housewarming, hostess and thank you gifts. Really, who wouldn’t love to be surprised with one of these stunning wooden maps?

And, in our book, the fact that this decor for lake house is made in the USA by a family owned and operated business makes them even more appealing.


What wood map customers have to say

Lake lovers rave about the quality and craftsmanship of these lake house signs. Personalized or not, buyers say they appreciate the fast turnaround and exceptional customer service.

“I couldn’t be happier!! This map is so beautiful and exceeds all my expectations!! The seller was so conscious of the details I sent and was delivered before expected date! I actually bought 2 and will give to grandparents as gifts. I can’t wait to see their reactions!”


Salt Fork Lake
Dec. 21, 2021

“The greatest gift of Christmas! Brought my dad to tears! Customer service was impeccable and production was fast and shipping was record timing. Excellent all around!”


Table Rock Lake
Dec. 24, 2021

“Their craftsmanship and detail blew my mind and the final piece exceeded my expectations! They communicate with you to make sure you’re completely satisfied with everything along the way. Absolutely gorgeous design and a great present for the family!”


Brant Lake
Dec. 28, 2021

“Fantastic quality. This is the second one we have ordered, and both have been exceptional. Exactly as described with a star where our house is. It is the perfect gift!!”


Table Rock Lake
Dec. 27, 2021


How to order your personalized lake art

Ordering is a breeze and the turnaround is quick on these custom lake wood maps. Click here to get started.

First, choose the size, finish and preferred frame type, then move on to the personalization. Enter the name of your lake (or river, island, stretch of coastline) and any other details you’d like included.

Popular personalization ideas include family name, house name (if you call your lake home something distinctive) and year established. Need inspiration? Scroll down to the photo gallery to see what others have created.

Custom Wood Lake Maps

Personalize a wood map for any lake, river, island or coastline. These beautiful maps are handmade in the USA by our partner Notting Hill Designs.

  • Unique 3D design crafted from maple wood
  • Free personalization
  • Free shipping
  • Two stain options: Natural and black walnut
  • Two frame options: Black and farmhouse
  • Comes ready to hang
  • Quick turnaround (1-3 days)
  • Custom made in the USA
If you purchase, we may earn a commission at no additional cost to you.

Custom lake house decor photo gallery

Below is a small sampling of custom lake house maps. To see more design examples, get additional details and start shopping wall decor for lake house, click here.


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Other personalized lake house signs we love

If wooden signs aren’t exactly what you’re looking for, you may want to consider a canvas wrap to add a farmhouse flair when decorating. Lake house art that can be personalized is available in the LakeLubbers shop. Here is a sampling of our most popular items.


Another cool idea is to turn your own lake photos into canvas art that can be created fairly inexpensively at sites like this one.


Lake house decoration ideas conclusion

Keep in mind, decorating lake homes doesn’t have to be difficult or intimidating. After all, you, your friends and family love lakes. Art in your home simply needs to reflect that affection.

Also, lake house wall decor doesn’t have to be kitschy or over-the-top nautical. In other words, decorating a lake house means incorporating classic, stylish pieces that are meaningful to your family.

So if you’re looking for rustic lake lake house decorating ideas to enhance your home, consider adding lake art in the form of a beautiful, personalized lake house sign.

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