18 Cool Ways to Use Chalk Paint You Will Want to Try

Have you ever thought about using chalk paint to update your home? Could this be the ideal way to add some extra style to surfaces from furniture to w


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Paint Furniture

The rise in popularity of chalk paint furniture means that this is a fashionable style you might want to try. The image above shows us how you can get a terrific look at

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Paint a Settee

Versatile and practical, chalk paint can also work wonders on a settee in need of a fresh new look. This project involved Hometalker Angela buying an inexpensive settee

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Paint the Floors and Walls

It is also possible to use chalk paint to cover the walls and the floors of your home if you want. The image you can see above sh

Paint Kids' Furniture

Chalk paint furniture can be perfect for a child’s room, with bright and bold designs possible.  The fun chair pictured her

Use it on Carved Surfaces

The thought of painted intricately carved surfaces may seem more than a little daunting at first. Thankfully, there are

The No-Sanding, Layered Look

Do you want a layered finish without the hassle of all that sanding that this usually involves? This terrific technique ach

How to Sand Chalk Paint Indoors

Many projects involving chalk paint require sanding to get the desired effect, which can be messy. A neat solution to let you do t

Paint a Rug

Since finding the perfectly colored rug can be difficult, could it make sense to paint one instead? This is the idea Hometalker Gabi t

Paint Over a Waxed Surface

Have you ever wondered what type of paint you need to use to cover a waxed surface in a new color? Hometalker Linakarolina dec

Get a New Fireplace Look

You might never think of painting the fireplace, but it is a way to make this feature look better. Take a look at the image abo

Create a Striped Effect

When you use chalk paint, it is possible to create stunning effects that really catch the eye. A great example comes from this

How to Chalk Paint Your Stairs With Annie Slo

The chance to give your stairs a makeover is another reason for considering Annie Sloan chalk paint. This is a tricky proj

Paint Mirrors Too

A tired old mirror can have new life breathed into it when you use chalk paint for a new look. The example above is from the Hometalker Where The Smil

Update Your Garden Pots

You can also use your chalk paint in the garden as well as inside your home, with ideas like this. Here, a date

Get a Lovely Look in the Kitchen

The kitchen is another part of the house that can be enhanced by using this sort of fun paint. The kitchen look shown here by Hometa

Add Sophistication to Stencil Designs

Adding stencil designs using chalk paint is another cool way of using this paint to great effect. In this case, the Roy

Perfect a DIY Plank Wall

A plank wall can liven up any room, especially when it is painted using pretty colors. The project we're featuring here was conceived and carried out