If you have a broken ceiling fan laying around the house, we have some creative ideas for turning it into something fun and useful! Turn the old fan blades into a chalkboard!
It’s simple to make and functional for just about anywhere in the house. It’s also great for an office space to write down friendly reminders, to-do lists, and important dates.
Follow the instructions below to repurpose ceiling fan blades into a chalkboard! …
How to Repurpose Ceiling Fan Blades:
What You Need
- Ceiling fan blade
- Chalkboard paint
- Hot glue
- Sandpaper (optional)
- Chalk/chalk marker
- Wall hook
What to Do
- If the ceiling blade is rough or overly dirty, lightly sand the surface with sandpaper.
- Buy chalkboard paint at your local craft store. Paint the blade with a few coats and let it dry for a couple of hours.
- Once the blade is dry, attach a ribbon of your choice with hot glue. Tie a bow at the top and attach it to the wall with a hook.
- Decorate or write any messages with a piece of chalk or chalk marker.
Other Ceiling Fan Blade Craft Ideas
There are many other ways to re-purpose fan blades! Here are some other fun ceiling fan blade craft ideas that will make your home look great:
- Live, Laugh, Love Sign
This sign consists of three fan blades; each attached with heavy-duty yarn and painted bright red. To achieve the neat cursive words, use a stencil and paint it on.
- Dragonfly Fence Art
These dragonflies will liven up any bland fence. The wings are made out of ceiling fan blades, and the body is made out of table/furniture legs and spindles. This craft is more advanced, but the finished product will be worth it!
- Mural Art
Old ceiling fan blades are also great for showcasing a mural. Whether you paint on the fan blade yourself or hire someone to paint a picture you love, it’s creative and will fit just about anywhere!
Ceiling Fan Installation Near Me
If you have a broken ceiling fan to repurpose, then you probably need a new one installed! Let the HVAC professionals at Aire Serv® install a new ceiling fan in your home. We can come to take a look and recommend the best fan to fit the room, your needs, and your style. Request an appointment online or call (855) 679-0011 to get in touch with the location nearest you.