If you’ve experienced this, here are some ideas to help:
- Use a Magic Eraser to clean the surface. These work wonders but can remove some painted surfaces, so please test first.
- Use a baby wipe.
- Use an ammonia-based cleaning solution such as NEOPlex Chalkboard Cleaner.
How do you clean a chalkboard with liquid chalk?
To use it, just dampen the sponge slightly with water, then use it like you would use a regular sponge and simply wipe down your surface. This method is perfect for erasing chalk marker marks from any surface that have been painted with chalkboard ink: doors, walls, frames, etc.
Can Liquid Chalk be used on chalkboard paint?
You can convert any kind of object, including metal, plastic, wood, glass, paperboard, tabletops and hardboard, into a chalkboard, according to greatchalkboardpaint.com. Scratch marks aren’t left on the wall or surface that has been painted, it says.
Can you use Windex on a chalkboard?
For a chalkboard that has been written on with liquid chalk, firstly, you’ll need a bottle of Windex. Spray some Windex on the entire board and let it sit for some time. With a clean, soft cloth, wipe the board properly.
How do you prime a chalkboard?
To Prime your chalkboard, lay a piece of chalk on its side and cover your entire board liberally with chalk. Rub it in with a dry rag and then erase. Chalkboards are porous, so if you don’t prime it you are at risk for your first drawing to be there permanently.