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15 New Uses For Chalkboard Paint

We’re all familiar with the classical uses for chalkboard paint and even with some of the more unusual. You can find inspiring ideas in our previous articles. Today we’re back with even more great ideas. These fresh new uses for chalkboard paint which you can adapt to your own lifestyle and preferences. The ideas vary from fun to practical but they’re all simple and creative. So take a look around your house and maybe you’ll also find some inspiration. Great ideas are not always hard to find.

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Having trouble keeping your drawers organized. Apply a layer of chalkboard paint to the bottom and make things easier. Use transparent containers so the writing can be visible.{found on tealandlime}.

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Chalkboard paint doesn’t have to be black. You can opt for your favorite color give your dresser a makeover. Then feel free to personalize it as you wish.{found on hgtv}.

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Chalkboard place mats have started to be quite popular. They’re very practical and perfect for a casual event. Write down the names of your guests and personalize them.

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If you’re the creative type, then you should love this idea. Paint your home office door a bold color and use chalkboard paint. This way you’ll be able to draw and write on it.{found on ourcitylights}.

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Chalkboard walls are also wonderful because they allow you to express yourself in numerous ways. Use this idea for walk-in closets for example.

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You can also use chalkboard paint on the bathroom floor. This way you can leave yourself or your kid a reminder to make certain activities more fun.

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This is a lovely idea for a wedding shower or other similar events. The chalkboard wall was used to add a fun touch to the décor.{found on abeautifulmess}.

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These chalkboard chargers are also lovely. They allow you to leave messages to your guests or show them where to sit at the table.

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You can also make small tags for your guests. Use burlap and chalkboard paint and make lovely and casual-looking tags for the dinner table.

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You can also use chalkboard paint to personalize the chairs on which the guests will sit at a special event. Write their names on the back of the chairs.

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Here’s a lovely idea for celebration or for any other special event or holiday. Use chalkboard paint on the mantel and write a nice message.

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Make it easier for you and your coworkers to organize everything in the office by painting the inside of the cabinets with chalkboard paint.

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If you have a fireplace that’s no longer working, you can still use it in a fun way. Use chalkboard paint and draw fake flames and a log.

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This used to be just an old door knock. Its interior was painted with chalkboard paint and a nice fabric ribbon was made and now it’s a lovely vintage decoration.

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Here’s how you can make a chalkboard serving platter: simply apply a coat or two of chalkboard paint to the interior, let it dry and then use chalk to personalize it.{found on witandwhistle}.

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Posted in DIY Projects on July 25, 2013

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