If you ask me, chalkboard paint is in one of the coolest products ever! The uses are nearly unlimited! Check out these photos for some inspiration!
I love garages! So I’m starting with that! It may not be the prettiest place in the house, but lots of pretty stuff can get made in the garage!
I think these chalkboard paint cabinets are kind of cool! Look at how they let you easily indicate what’s in a drawer! I could use this to help me clean-up! It might help! Maybe…
Martha Knows Best
Martha Stewart is so creative! I want to be like Martha. Sort of. In some ways.
Look what she did with these pots! I know it’s not technically remodeling, but I like to use term in the broad sense!
And that’s not all! She also was the first person I ever saw use custom color chalkboard paint! I’ve seen it since, but she broke the story!
How About A Chalk-Door?
I fell in love with what Melaine, over at My Sweet Savannah did in her kitchen the first time I saw it! Look:
And she’s not done with the chalkboard paint yet! She’s got some plans for this weekend that I’m sure she’ll be showing-off soon!
Melaine was so inspired by the Beam Me Up post over at RG:Lite that she’s got me designing some beams for her kitchen ceiling! Hopefully, we’ll get to that next week too!
Make Your Own Chalkboard Paint
In my searching around, I came across some simple instructions for making chalkboard paint. According to the folks at Lowe’s, you can make it out of any regular latex paint…
1 Cup Paint & Two Table-Spoons of White Unsanded Grout – Mixed Well
Custom Colored Chalkboard Paint
Round-Up Post in A Can!
So, now you have an idea for the Round-Up! I might give this one a try myself. Oh the list of “things I want to try here!” just keeps on growing! I better get busy!
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