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bizkit_fanky
Chalkboard paint??
January 27, 2013 at 1:33 PM

Anyone ever used it???

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  • wingsfan1234
    January 27, 2013 at 1:35 PM

    my sister has..lol  as long as you follow the directions EXACTLY how it says it works great

  • mommybug77
    January 27, 2013 at 1:38 PM
    Never tried it
  • snowangel1979
    January 27, 2013 at 2:02 PM

    Yep.LOL This was for homeschooling and it is used everyday. I used magnetic primer, which I wouldn't recommend because it doesn't work that good.

    It works pretty good. Just follow the directions and make sure you stir it really good. DH used a stir thing that hooks to his drill.
    To clean it when you want it totally black,black again, I use a water vaniger mix and wipe it down.
  • Ginnygurl97
    January 27, 2013 at 2:11 PM
    Love it!!!!!!! I forget what brand but it was great. Xdh did it w some type of gray base coat/primer and a few thick coats of the paint and it is still there 6 yrs later like it was brand new. I'd do it in my place but I'm in an apartment. :-(
  • bizkit_fanky
    January 27, 2013 at 2:15 PM


    Looks awesome

    Quoting snowangel1979:

    Yep.LOL This was for homeschooling and it is used everyday. I used magnetic primer, which I wouldn't recommend because it doesn't work that good.

    It works pretty good. Just follow the directions and make sure you stir it really good. DH used a stir thing that hooks to his drill.
    To clean it when you want it totally black,black again, I use a water vaniger mix and wipe it down.



  • mom2one29
    January 27, 2013 at 3:19 PM

    I have used chalkboard spray paint. It actually works really good. Make sure you read the can it has to be sprayed on the right kind of surface.

  • snowangel1979
    January 27, 2013 at 6:12 PM
    I used rustolum brand. (how ever It's spelled LOL) It was like $10 for the can and I still have 1/2 the can left after doing the recommend coats. I used a small roller to put it on.


    Quoting bizkit_fanky:


    Looks awesome


    Quoting snowangel1979:

    Yep.LOL This was for homeschooling and it is used everyday. I used magnetic primer, which I wouldn't recommend because it doesn't work that good.



    It works pretty good. Just follow the directions and make sure you stir it really good. DH used a stir thing that hooks to his drill.

    To clean it when you want it totally black,black again, I use a water vaniger mix and wipe it down.





  • JasonsMom2007
    January 27, 2013 at 6:13 PM

    Yep the whole side of our homeschool bookshelf is chalkboard paint

  • lalasmama2007
    January 27, 2013 at 8:18 PM

    I haven't, but I keep seeing it on Pinterest.  What are you trying to use it on?

  • christineT79
    January 27, 2013 at 8:20 PM

    Never used it but saw it used on tv. It looks cool. I think it would be cool to paint one wall of my dd room with it so she could go to town on it. I'll have to keep that in mind.

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