It’s time to update your surface.
Are you looking to add whiteboard functionality to your office or classroom but don’t want to have to install out-of-date whiteboards?
Don’t worry there are plenty of whiteboard products to choose from. In this post we’ll discuss the high quality, functional whiteboard products available and help you decide which one is the right one for your area.
Keep reading below and find out more.
Whiteboard Alternatives: Whiteboard Paint (White)
Why have a chunky whiteboard when you can just paint one straight onto your wall instead?
With Whiteboard Paint in White, you never need to worry about your whiteboard surface being too small or having a chunky frame, your whole wall will be writable!
This is a one coat solution which means once you apply the primer, it can be painted straight onto your wall. You won’t need to worry about screwing whiteboards into your wall as whiteboard paint is painted on just like any regular paint.
One thing to note is that whiteboard paint takes 7 days to cure, so make sure to note the application date so that you wait until the surface is ready before use. But how can you use it? Reinvent entire offices, meeting rooms, classrooms and any other collaborative spaces with this product. Your size, your shape, your choice.
This product is a great addition to any business or school and can even be applied while people are still working in the room. That’s because it is both low VOC and low odor. Whiteboard walls are great for meetings, presentations and project planning whether you are alone or in a group.
It doesn’t need to be the case of one person writing on the whiteboard while everyone else stands around listening, with whiteboard paint the whole team can get involved. Get everyone up at the wall with Whiteboard Paint White.
But did you know that whiteboard surfaces don’t need to be white?
Whiteboard Alternatives: Whiteboard Paint (Transparent)
As we’ve already detailed, there are plenty of reasons to choose whiteboard paint in white and all those reasons apply to the transparent version too. There is really only one major difference. With Whiteboard Paint in Transparent you can create a writable wall in any color you choose except white.
Have you got a green wall? A yellow wall? A blue wall? These are just a few examples of colored writable walls you can have in your space. Whiteboard Paint in Transparent can also be applied to digital prints too. Check out the one we have in our office below. It’s writable, functional and helps us work.
You don’t have to choose just these options. Have you a wall with your logo in your office? If it’s colored, add transparent paint on top and it can be a writable surface too!
Whiteboard Paint in Transparent isn’t just for walls though. It’s great for any surface you can think of. Transform desks in your office or classroom into writable surfaces and help reduce the amount of paper you use. Students will be able to work out problems on their desk, which not only means they are learning, but also that they are having fun too.
Meanwhile in offices, you can choose writable desks in order to keep track of your schedule, write down important notes or keep a to-do list. So if you want to replace your whiteboards with a whiteboard surface in any color possible, then choose Whiteboard Paint in Transparent.
Whiteboard Alternatives: Whiteboard Wallpaper
But maybe paint isn’t for you. What about functional wallpapers instead?
We have two options currently for replacing your whiteboards with writable wallpapers and the first is our Whiteboard Wallpaper. This is the perfect product for anyone looking to replace their whiteboards with a new writable surface rapidly, without having to wait a week to use it.
This is because Whiteboard Wallpaper has a quick and easy application, though it should be installed by a professional. It can be used in just 24 hours. You even have the choice of how you put it up; horizontally, vertically, even curved walls.
Put it up one day, use it the next. Not only that but this product is guaranteed non-ghosting which means you don’t need to worry about yellowing, or marks remaining on your surface after you try and wipe them off.
This can often be an issue with regular whiteboards. One thing to consider is what color you want your whiteboard surface to be, as this product is only available in white. If you wanted a colored surface, the best choice is Whiteboard Paint in Transparent
Whiteboard Alternatives: Whiteboard Wallpaper Low Sheen
Another writable wallpaper you can consider is Smart Whiteboard Wallpaper – Low Sheen.
It has not one but two functionalities. This means that by switching out your whiteboards for this product you get a surface that performs just like a whiteboard and projector screen, with no size limitations.
You’ll get the benefits of our whiteboard wallpaper, but additionally your surface will have a low sheen white finish and reduced hot spotting, while retaining a high quality whiteboard finish. This product is best suitable for people who are looking both functionalities or who find themselves carrying out numerous presentations.
Are you looking to get people more involved in meetings and presentations? Trying to find a new way to keep everyone updated with the latest company news? The Projector Whiteboard Wallpaper could be your answer. It will be ready to use in just 24 hours and will encourage group activity in your office or classroom.
How you may ask?
It will get people out of their chairs and writing directly on the wall. Your presentations or lessons won’t need to be one sided now as everyone will be able to get involved. These functionalities work seamlessly together and help you make the most of your surface.
Who needs regular whiteboards, right?
There are plenty of alternative whiteboard products to choose from so you’ll definitely find one to help you replace your old whiteboards.
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