How to Turn Any Surface Into a Chalkboard

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How to Turn Any Surface Into a Chalkboard
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Cabinets before.

Cabinets before.

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Clean surface with rubbing alcohol and paper towel.

Clean surface with rubbing alcohol and paper towel.

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3
Measure area.

Measure area.

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Measure paper. Make sure to leave at least 3/8 of space to avoid cutting paper to small.

Measure paper. Make sure to leave at least 3/8 of space to avoid cutting paper to small.

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And cut.

And cut.

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This is the size I need.

This is the size I need.

7
Remove backing and put paper on surface of choice.

Remove backing and put paper on surface of choice.

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Starting from the middle use a plastic card to remove air bubbles.

Starting from the middle use a plastic card to remove air bubbles.

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Cut excess with craft knife using card as a guide to avoid mistakes.

Cut excess with craft knife using card as a guide to avoid mistakes.

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Remove the excess.

Remove the excess.

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My surface was not completely smooth and when removing the air bubbles a small hole was made. Cut a small piece from the trim and cover.

My surface was not completely smooth and when removing the air bubbles a small hole was made. Cut a small piece from the trim and cover.

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Can hardly tell.

Can hardly tell.

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Two down, four more to go.

Two down, four more to go.

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All done. Add a calendar, to do list, daily schedule or menu. Save the left over bits for labeling thing like spice jars.

All done. Add a calendar, to do list, daily schedule or menu. Save the left over bits for labeling thing like spice jars.

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