When you think of contact paper my guess is that you do not think of these amazing DIY projects all done with contact paper. This self-adhesive paper has come a long way. From simple crafts to completely updating your kitchen, you will want to check these DIY projects out!
What is contact paper?
Contact paper is a vinyl adhesive that is used for a variety of reasons from decorating to protecting flat surfaces.
We love the variety of contact papers you can purchase. From classic marble contact paper to patterned contact paper and everything in between there is a pattern for you.
Using this fun geometric contact paper to makeover a file cabinet was an inexpensive way to makeover a boring file cabinet. We just love how clean and modern it looks now and really adds to the eclectic home office.
Another great idea of how contact paper can easily help to redo parts of your home. And erasable contact paper in your work area is another brilliant contact paper makeover idea. Write lists and ideas right on your cabinets!
You won't believe how awesome this countertop makeover came out using granite looking contact paper. We honestly can't even get over how nice the edges of the countertops look. You would think it is real granite!
We can't get over how awesome this desk makeover looks. Even looking at the close-up pictures, it is hard to tell that it is marble contact paper. I am sure the quality of the contact paper really matters for a desk makeover like this!
Create your own blackboard labels using contact paper and chalkboard paint. We may have to start labeling everything around here! If you don't like the idea of making your own, you can always purchase chalkboard contact paper and save a step!
Keep your little ones entertained with this easy rainbow craft using clear contact paper. Such a great idea to use black construction paper to keep the rainbow suncatcher looking neat...even if a toddler creates it!
We never knew that this product existed. Such a great way to stay organized with this erasable whiteboard contact paper.
Contact Paper Project FAQs
Does contact paper come off easily?
Most newer contact papers will come off easily. Contact paper is meant to be removable and why it is such a great way to update something on a budget. If you are remodeling something with older contact paper you may have some difficulty removing it. Check out our list of easy ways to remove sticker residue if you run into problems.