Bored with those plain headboards? Here is a creative idea to make it more interesting: make your DIY lighting headboard. This is a relatively simple DIY project.
First you decide what lighting pattern or words you want on your headboard. After you have the patterns or words on there, drill holes on the board for the lights. Lastly, just paint it and install the lights. Check out more detailed step by step instructions in the following link.
Some additional ideas for your inspiration.
Backlight for headboard.
Icicle headboard light.
Mason jar lighted pallet headboard.