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anncetay14 wrote:
Is this also a pantry? What else is it used for?
   Comment   January 29, 2013
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knowlesps
It is 'lockers' for the items that inevitably get dropped at the door when a family comes and goes. You could use it for anything that your home and lifestyle would require. Thanks for the interest.
January 29, 2013 at 10:22am   
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selh05 wrote:
What type of recessed lights are these? I love that you can't see the bulb!
   Comment   January 24, 2013
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knowlesps
I'd suggest going into your local lighting store and looking at the juno catalogue with a good sales person. I believe these are a Juno 4". They are a very nice basic light.
January 24, 2013 at 8:51am   
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Analia Camarasa wrote:
Trim - What is the color of the trim, please?
   Comment   January 17, 2013
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knowlesps
The trim was custom to match some aged oil paint used in the older parts of the home.
January 17, 2013 at 11:24am   
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Carriage House Builders wrote:
Love the lights over the island! Been looking everywhere for some just like it. Do you know where they are fro
   Comment   August 4, 2012
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Form + Function
Love them, too! Got very similar ones ("vintage", as in "genuinely recycled factory lights") over my dining table.
Hudson Valley Lighting makes several that are close in look. http://www.formplusfunction.com/products/index/Brand/Hudson+Valley+Lighting
August 5, 2012 at 6:46pm   
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knowlesps
These are from restoration hardware and then they were customized by a local Seattle plating company. Hope you find some for your home!
August 6, 2012 at 10:01am   
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monika2024 wrote:
Chalk Dust? - OK as I recall chalk gets VERY dusty...is this some special chalk or do people actually don't mind having chalks dust everywhere (crevices, corners, floor, and surrounding areas)?
   Comment   June 6, 2012
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monika2024
Ahh just looked up chalk pens.. Makes sense! thanks!
June 25, 2012 at 5:22am   
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Nancy Nicklow
try white board paint if you dont want to use chalk
October 3, 2012 at 6:07pm   
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lisathompson wrote:
I love the floors could you please give me the information for them as I would to have them too!
   Comment   May 25, 2012
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knowlesps
Honed eastern amber limestone from Ann Sacks
May 29, 2012 at 8:54am   
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snowflakes wrote:
where can I find doors similar to the doors hung here? I am looking for doors to use in my mudroom and cannot find any that aren't "interior" closet doors. Help! and Thank you!
   Comment   December 10, 2011
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motherbear
I would think a cabinet shop could source some for you.
December 10, 2011 at 11:22am   
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knowlesps
100% custom
December 10, 2011 at 5:41pm   
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anniemartha wrote:
Paint color of the kitchen island? Thank you!
   Comment   November 26, 2011
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Kelly Porter
A similar color to try is Distant Thunder 760F-6 by Behr.
November 26, 2011 at 5:43pm   
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efasano10 wrote:
how do you get the blackboard on the right under the little clock? I would love one and I have a wall for it. So cool I can write whats on the menu for the night or make a note for the honey. Anyone know where to purchase one?
   Comment   February 20, 2011
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Nancy Hehmann
http://www.etsy.com/listing/103525033/distressed-framed-ivory-framed

If you want a chalkboard in a nice frame check out the connection above. This Etsy shop has lots of them and mirrors as well. There are other Etsy shops that carry them. You can just use the search engine. I think it is not to support artisans that are sometimes able to stay home with their children to do things. Better than buying everything in China. Of course if you have time to do it yourself by using the paint or vinyl, go for it.
Have a great day! Nancy Hehmann
August 30, 2012 at 9:59am   
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knowlesps
This chalk board is custom cut to size and then trimmed out to match other moldings in the house. I'd say that often when you see a detail this fitted it has been custom built for the room. This is vitracite chalkboard on porcelain available thru pbssupply.com. More long lasting and smooth as compared to chalkboard paint and vinyl. Magnetic too!
January 29, 2013 at 10:21am   
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mykitchen0 wrote:
beautiful floors - Love the floor tile design. what is the tile? manufacture and color for large tile and the little diamond?
   Comment   December 23, 2013
micheleg99 wrote:
What are the dimensions of the locker wall? - I would like to have something very similar but it may be too big. Could you tell me the size of the bench and each locker?
   Comment   September 3, 2013
ektum wrote:
Hi, can u pls tell me the name of the tile ...its beautiful thanks
   Comment   March 15, 2011

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Natalie Myers added this to The Handsome Mud Room
Locker door faces offer another fun idea for chalkboard paint: Family members can write lists or reminders to each other as they come and go.
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Keeping track of a family's chores and schedules is essential. Adding a splash of chalkboard paint to the cupboards in your mudroom will ensure that everyone is accomplishing their tasks and getting where they need to be on time.
Charmean Neithart Interiors, LLC. added this to Get Up to Speed for Back to School — 12 Tips for Smooth Sailing
5. Post the schedule. At the beginning of the new school year, there will likely be schedule changes. Post the new schedule somewhere by the door to help kids — and yourself — get used to the new weekly routine. Include practices, classes and appointments.

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Chalkboard doors for mud room
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Love the idea of a chalkboard!
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Chalkboard cubbies
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Chalkboard and shoe cubbies
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I like the chalkboard idea…I wonder how we can incorporate this?
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Entrance way - closet idea for coat storage -
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Chalkboard
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Grata mud room idea!
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Closed cubbies? Don't have to see mess inside.
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Wide lockers for mud room
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Front entrance
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storage hidden
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Mudroom Entry Hallway -Cabinets in hallway from mudroom to family room
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Love the chalkboard doors in this mudroom. The doors also help everything look clean and tidy.
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last one
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I like how open it feels
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Creative doors
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Chalkboard doors
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The chalkboard job chart
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back entry - mudroom to kitchen
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chalkboard doors
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chalk board idea
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chalk walls
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baskets below for shoes
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If doors the consider chalk board
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Love the chalkboard on the locker doors.
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chalkboard paint
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Mud room into kitchen
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chalk pens?
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for the mudroom, i like the small edge detail
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Chalkboards
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Blackboard for pantry door
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Chalkboard
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Black board
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Cubbies/lockers in mud room, chalk board
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like to add oe built i blackboard
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Doors
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divide between kitchen & entry mud room, more wall space/pantry in kitchen
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Caulk board doors
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back storage area
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Locker w message on door
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Chalkboard doors
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Chalkboard paint
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MUD ROOM, or elsewhere. I like Chalkboard paint.
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acts as a room divider
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Like the chalkboard/magnet cabinets
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Like the chalkboard idea for closet doors.
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Chalkboard cabinet in mud room
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Mud room
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Lots of light. Lots of space.
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love the chalkboard
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tile pattern looks good in the kitchen and the hallway
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Put magnetic chalkboard on the inside of the doors?
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nice mudroom idea
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blackboard paint on front of closet doors
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chalkboard
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chalkboard paint
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Chalkboard on cabinet doors
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family calendar/post it/ rules/ chores/ etc center on big end of locker run etc
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i like basket underneath, and closets
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chalk board
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Mudd room cabinets that are chalkboards
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Chalkboard or magnetic whiteboard on the side?
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Idea paint on the lockers; doors?
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The door u dork
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Lockers
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chalk board for messages :)
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built ins
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Bench
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the chalkboards and cabinets in the hallway going into the kitchen
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armário de entrada com sapateira
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big and bright
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cute
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Blackboard on front of closed storage
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chalkboard
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Mudroom
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personal closets with doors so you don't see clutter
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Chalkboard lockers for mudroom
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Black board
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Command center storage behind
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I li
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chalfboard paint idea
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in the room to the laundry calk wall
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Large lockers
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Chalkboard wall! In the kitchen! Where the kids quotes is!!
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Like the opening into the kitchen
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mud room
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Mudroom
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Chalkboard wall for kitchen
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kid art section
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Doors on lockers
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chalk board
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Chalkbaord paint somewhere
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Chalk board
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something to organize on each persons door. Maybe inside thier door would be good
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Beauty!
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Move idea
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Giant Chalkboard
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Flooring for Kitchen
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like the chalkboard doors
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Entrance into mud room behind kitchen
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Good use of blackboard paint
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chaulkbord
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lockers with chalkboard paint
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vzkazové tabule
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Chalkboard
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I like chalk board facing. Doors and open space for shoe
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Corner arrangement, kitchen around corner
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Chalkboard on lockers
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Like the idea if chalkboard paint
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duh--the chalkboard calendar!
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chalkboard
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blackboard, shoe baskets
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Crown molding, tile corner detail
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wide cubbies with chalkboard/bulletin board
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mud room
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chalkboard cabinet faces
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Chalkboard
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Chalkboard paint is cool
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mudroom chalkboard
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Open mud room
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minud chalk board etc.
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Window height
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garage entry
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large closed cabinets, baskets underneath for shoes, small bench on the side to put on shoes
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Chalk board
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Enclosed cabinets.
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flloors with diamonds spread out
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Chalkboard
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cool closet
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locker doors with chalk board
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chalkboards
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Blackboard framed
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Chalk board on doors
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Chalkboard paint
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October 11, 2013
Chalk ; good idea for mudroom doors or cabinets
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Love the closed doors!
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chalk board doors
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Chalkboard doors
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chalk cabinet
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chalkboard doors for closed cabinet
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黑板
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chalkboard paint on locker doors
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Chalkboard for memos or grocery list
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chalkboard/bulletin board
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chalkboard on cabinets
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chalkboard
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Pizarron para cocina
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Chalk paint on lockers
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hmmm...chalkboard paint/border in laundry room?
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chalkboard chore is cool!
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October 2, 2013
love the individual chalkboard cabinets
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Lockers with doors
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September 30, 2013
Hmmm
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Chalk paint on end is cool
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I love the tall ceiling, clean, open airy feel, the chalkboards
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chalkboard doors
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chalkboard doors, side
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doors with chalkboard
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September 26, 2013
interesting idea to put calk paint on the doors
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Chalkboards in Mudroom
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Black board
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place to sit, baskets for shoes
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Messages/art display?
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September 23, 2013
Again a very good idea to keep children organised without any problem.
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September 22, 2013
paint Island black , industrial lights and light marble or granite top, white subway tile , ?chalkboard paint, farmhouse sink , new fawcet and paint cabinets white.
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September 22, 2013
adjacent to kitchen - like the blackboard doors
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September 22, 2013
Love it!
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September 21, 2013
could add a chalk board by each persons cubbie for specific notes.
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September 21, 2013
cool to have chalkboard on the mud room cupboards
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September 21, 2013
love the large mudroom off the kitchen
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September 20, 2013
great idea for closet- inside or out to list things to do (front or back entries, inside of cabinet in kitchen...
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September 20, 2013
Awesome!!!
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chalkboard doors
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job chalkboard
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Chalk board
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airy mudroom
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mudroom
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chalkboard paint doors on mud room lockers
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chalkboard! fun idea if we use a door on the cubbies
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