Do you have an ugly crockpot? You know… one that you are embarrassed to pull out when guests come over? Even worse, what if you are asked to bring a dish to a potluck dinner…oh the horror! This inexpensive and super easy crockpot makeover will have you entering every chili cook-off in the state!
NOTE: This may be your grandmother’s crockpot but it won’t look like it!
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Crockpot Makeover Supplies:
- Chalkboard Paint
- Sanding Sponge
- Cleaner/degreaser (This one is always my go-to)
- Paintbrush (One like this will keep you from getting lines when you paint)
Step 1) Lightly sand it with your sanding sponge or 220-Grit Sandpaper
Step 2) Wipe it clean with Krud Kutter
TIP: If the center of your crockpot is removable, go ahead and take it out while painting.
Step 5) Repeat a third time. Let dry overnight.
Step 7) Wipe it clean with a damp cloth. Let dry.
Watch for crockpots at garage sales and thrift stores. Plug it in, make sure it works and then snag it up for a bargain. When a crockpot makeover is this easy, why would you ever pass one up?
If your crockpot has stopped working or you simply want to upgrade to a fancier model, here are 3 options you might like:
Have you heard about the Instapot pressure cooker? A bunch of my friends have them and say they are a life-saver.
These crockpot accessories can make life just a little bit easier:
Don’t forget to grab some chalkboard markers…they make writing on your “new crockpot” super easy!
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