Fast Fix: Kids Rooms

Create a Colorful Chalkboard Dresser

Give a boring, old dresser a playful new style with colorful chalkboard paint.

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Apply Paint

Brush a consistent layer of chalkboard paint onto dresser and drawer surfaces; allow to dry three hours.

Sand Between Coats

Sand down any raised areas before applying the second coat of chalkboard paint. Wipe clean with tack cloth.

Apply Second Coat

Brush on second coat of chalkboard paint and allow to dry three hours.

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