How can I make my white board easier to erase?

The whiteboard cannot be restored by conventional means. It may be possible to sand out the scratches using a very fine-grit sandpaper, then repaint using white dry-erase board paint; or ;buy a dry-erase “film” sheet that would fit over the existing board.

Can you paint Thrifty White Panel?

The Thrifty White is a almost Glossy White Vinyl Coated board. If you rub your finger down it, friction drags on it quickly. To me that means that surface will accept any water based latex paint. Goodness knows it accepts primer easily enough.

How do you get rid of ghost marks on a whiteboard?

To get rid of ghosting, wipe the board with a cloth dipped in a mix of isopropyl alcohol and water — the most effective whiteboard cleaner.

Does rubbing alcohol damage whiteboards?

So what does all this have to do with alcohol? To put it simply, alcohol destroys the lubricating layer of your dry erase board. Yes, your whiteboard will look spotless, but after continued use, your whiteboard will eventually lose the ability to wipe clean.

Why do whiteboards stop erasing?

If you decide to use a felt eraser instead of the recommended microfiber cloths to clean your whiteboard painted wall, be sure to remove all of the built-up marker dust from the eraser beforehand. When whiteboard erasers become overloaded with ink, they can no longer erase efficiently.

Why does my white board not erase?

For resilient stains try using a whiteboard cleaner. You can make your own whiteboard cleaner using a solution of 50% water and 50% isopropyl alcohol. If the cleaner does not seem to be doing the trick, increase the proportion of isopropyl alcohol to water, this should erase the hardest of removable stains.

Do Magic Erasers ruin whiteboards?

Magic Eraser: By wetting a magic eraser, you are able to clean the whiteboard’s surface while removing stains and ghosting. Used Fabric Softener Sheet: A fabric softener sheet will not scratch the surface of your whiteboard, but can effectively remove dry erase ink that is on the white board for less than 24 hours.

What is ghosting on a white board?

Whiteboard ghosting occurs when dry erase marks are left behind and cannot be erased.

Does WD 40 clean whiteboards?

WD-40 “plugs” the microscopic holes in your whiteboard that caused stains — marker ink could get into the holes but then couldn’t be erased. Turns out that WD-40 really does fix everything.

What to do with white thrifty tile board?

Curbside pickup available. The Thrifty White 32 sq. ft. 96 in. x 48 in. Tile Board Panel can be used to add style to more functional spaces in your home. The acrylic coating resists staining, fading and mildew for long-lasting use. Ideal uses are in utility rooms, laundry area and mud rooms.

Where does Thrifty White wall panels come from?

It is an environmentally responsible product fully made in the USA, from trees grown in sustainable managed forests of northern Michigan. Manufactured on DPI’s signature S2S hardboard, Thrifty White is a formaldehyde free product as there is no added formaldehyde in the manufacture of this product.

How big is Thrifty White bathroom wall panel?

These pre-finished interior wall panels are easy to install and are virtually maintenance free. Thrifty White Panelboard is 1/8 In. thick x 4 Ft. x 8 Ft. it is not intended for use in a high moisture area, like a shower or bathtub surround.