Chalkboard Paint: It’s all it’s Chalked up to be!

Feeling the need to switch things up a little? Bored with those white walls you never got around to painting? Well I have the design cure for you! It’s called chalkboard paint. Not only is it kid approved (they can finally draw on your walls), it ca

n also be a very chic way to dress up a room.

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It is also an easy way to label cabinets and or create a visual to do list as well as a place to leave notes and ideas. Here are a few images to get your creative juices flowing:

Use your fridge not only to refrigerate and also to remember! As seen on the 818 blog!

Let your kids express their creativity all over their playroom walls! (project nursery)

Add aesthetic value to your home. Love these pillars! (All Things Thrifty)

A few months ago, I decided my cheap coffee table from IKEA wasn’t quite cutting it anymore. I told my boyfriend about my drab design problem and he suggested we make it into a chalkboard. He sanded it down, put a couple coats of chalkboard paint on it and, ta-da, my coffee table was young and hip again. When we have guests over, everyone enjoys being able to make their mark on our table. However, our table is not as awesome as this little cutie’s (The Imagination Tree):

Have fun with decorating and try something new like chalkboard paint! It’s great for all ages!

3 Responses to “Chalkboard Paint: It’s all it’s Chalked up to be!”

  1. SG July 22, 2011 at 1:58 am #

    This is such a great idea! I’m gonna paint all of my walls in this

  2. Dub July 22, 2011 at 4:51 pm #

    Great blog!!! Love all of the stuff you write about

  3. GW July 23, 2011 at 11:46 am #

    Good idea to paint the kids rooms with chalkboard paint…..it compliments the parents padded walls in their room