Bring your walls to life by adding chalkboard paint to your home decor to release your creativity and innovative ideas. Chalkboard paint can be used for offices, kids bedrooms, and much more. Here are a few tips for using chalkboard paint in your home. Chalkboards are not just for the classroom anymore, now it has made a home inside of your home.
If you’re thinking about using chalkboard paint but not sure where to start. Start with a classic message board in your office so you can keep up with your busy schedule and important due dates or hang one in the kitchen so the family knows the chores for the week. Go a little on the big side and supersize by transforming a whole wall into your personal calendar. Another idea for chalkboard walls for your kitchen is writing recipes or reminding everyone what’s on the menu for tonight’s dinner. You can also add a splash of paint on the side of the bar that assigns everyone a seat.
Picking the perfect color or design for your child’s wall can be daunting and since they grow up so fast their imagination changes with it. So, let them hold all the creativity by adding chalkboard paint to their walls and let them be their own interior designer. This chalk wall idea will keep your child doodling for hours as their creating their own fun space.
The walls aren’t the only things that can be covered by chalkboard paint; add it to your child’s dresser to teach the kids how to be organized by labeling each drawer.
Frame It and Inspire
Anything you and your family members add to the wall chalkboard is a piece of art, so treat them like they are masterpieces by framing them. Purchase a picture frame and frame all the work of art throughout your home or add an extra touch of pizzazz to the pictures that are already on the wall. Add a little inspiration to your home décor by creating a rectangle chalk wall that’s intended for writing your “quote for the day”. This wall can be in your living room or right by the door so everyone leaves the house feeling inspired.
Moving on to the bathroom. If you’re tired of the floral wallpaper covering your bathroom walls, spruce up your bathroom walls with your own decorative spin. Add your own pattern that fits your personality that like stars or just take the space to experiment. If you already have tile on the walls use the door as your canvas. Write affirmations while you’re in the mirror getting ready to take on the day.
If you’re looking to stray away from the walls, chalkboard paint can be used for labeling jars, bottles, and containers. You apply the chalkboard paint to spices or baking ingredients. Not only is this an original idea to add to the kitchen it also keeps your kitchen organized.
Chalkboard paint can bring out the creative genius in you. So don’t hold back and brainstorm a bunch of ideas and let your imagination loose with chalkboard paint.