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20 home projects you can tackle right now

Espresso Logo By Peter Giffen of Espresso | Slide 2 of 21: Creating a chalkboard wall is an easy way to transform a room, perhaps to serve as a canvas where your kids can do art, or as a practical surface where you can write a list of what needs to be picked up at the store. After you get curbside or home delivery of chalkboard paint, you’ll probably have to apply two coats to the wall to get proper coverage. If the wall surface isn’t smooth, you may have to sandpaper it first.

Create a chalkboard wall

Creating a chalkboard wall is an easy way to transform a room, perhaps to serve as a canvas where your kids can do art, or as a practical surface where you can write a list of what needs to be picked up at the store. After you get curbside or home delivery of chalkboard paint, you’ll probably have to apply two coats to the wall to get proper coverage. If the wall surface isn’t smooth, you may have to sandpaper it first.

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