As I’ve mentioned before, I am currently crushing on chalkboard paint and labels. I have shown you my DIY mason jar toothbrush holders and personalized beverage tub. I just can’t get enough of chalkboard! Maybe it is the former teacher in me? Whatever the reason, I have been searching for fun ways to use it in my home, and found these 20 creative ways other people have used chalkboard paint to spice up their homes.
Not just for kid’s rooms and classrooms anymore
I’m sure you’ve seen many play rooms or kid’s bedrooms with chalkboard walls. How about the rest of the house?
Chalkboard in the kitchen
Next to play rooms, the kitchen is the most likely place to run into chalkboard. How about these ideas? Give your old kitchen cabinets a fresh new look with chalkboard paint.
Create a chalkboard backsplash.
Or, how about getting rid of your avocado green refrigerator by painting it with chalkboard paint?
Chalkboard in the bedroom
Don’t have a headboard? Create one with chalkboard paint!
Cover over those ugly closet sliding doors and make them look classy.
Cover a headboard with chalkboard paint and write yourself dreamy messages.
Create a feature wall that can be updated when the mood strikes.
Chalkboard in dining areas
This stylish eating space looks great with the black and white theme and chalkboard painted walls.
Have your dinner guests sign your chalkboard painted dining table.
Give assigned seats with chalkboard paint on the back of dining chairs.
Plan your week with a week at a glance thanks to chalkboard paint.
Chalkboard in outdoor spaces
This has got to be one of the most interesting ideas I found for chalkboard paint. The front door! Draw a design or create a welcome message for visitors.
Spruce up your fence.
Organize the tools in your garage or shed.
Chalkboard in the office
Stay organized by creating a fun yearly calendar on your walls.
Look at this detailed office wall idea.
Additional chalkboard ideas
Assign everyone a spot in the mudroom.
Create a sliding chalkboard divider.
Keep track of who is winning in the game room.
Keep busy while on the toilet… okay, maybe not. 😉
These chalkboard paint ideas are so creative. Which one should I do next?
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Have you used chalkboard paint in your home? I’d love more ideas. How did you use it?