Great DIY Chevron Pattern Fan Blades

When it is hot inside your house you try to find a solution to keep you cool. One of these solutions is to get a fan. If you have already one but you are bored with its old image or you would like just add a change to your interior then this DIY project is a perfect idea for you.

This DIY project refers to a chevron pattern that you can do it yourself and add it to your old fan blades.Here are all the materials that you need: a frisket film, a computer, a printer and paper, scissors, spray paint, screw driver, masking tape, spray adhesive.

Download and print the chevron pattern here. Spray adhesive paper pattern onto the non-sticky side of the frisket paper and cut out zigzags. Unscrew the blades from the arms. Clean all blade surfaces. Carefully peel down a zigzag tip to expose the sticky paper. Lie down and slowly peel and stick the masking tape. Stick as many zigzags as desired.

Carefully mask off the fan-blade edges and any other part of the fan blade that you do not want painted. After all is prepared, spray paint the blades. Let them dry, peel off your masking tape and you are done! Now put your fan back together and cool off!{found on designsponge}.

Published by in DIY Projects, on July 30th, 2011


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