Aldi’s chalk paint is the ultimate buy for Bank Holiday upcycling projects

Aldi makes DIY upcycling easy with this fab chalk paint for under £5!

Aldi chalk paint
(Image credit: Aldi)

This new chalk paint from Aldi is a godsend for those of us who are preparing for a DIY job this bank holiday. Gone are the days of chucking tired furniture with chipped paint in the bin... now for under a fiver you can treat your homeware to a lick of paint and make it look as good as new! 

Available in a range of fab neutral colours, choose from Chalk White, Clotted Cream, Dove Grey, Charcoal and Sage Green.... all for under £5. We're super excited by that crazy-low price tag because rumour has it that this bargain buy makes you a 64 per cent saving compared to similar chalk paints on the market! However, this brill buy is only available in store so we've saved you some of the legwork and included some more great chalk paints from our other favourite retailers! Have a look, then see the best paint for furniture for more tips on buying paint for upcycling.

Aldi chalk paint half painted chair

This is the coverage after one coat. Leave to dry and two or three coats should be enough, Deco Style Chalk Paint, £4.99

(Image credit: Aldi)

Aldi's chalk paint is the ultimate DIY companion, PERFECT for indoor wood and painted surfaces from bathrooms to kitchens. Why? Because it's odour free (dreamy) and comes in the most gorgeously neutral colours! Oh, it also has a coverage of 10.5m2 so plenty to get your interiors looking designer! 

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Niamh is a freelance journalist and the Head of Content at Raft Furniture. She is obsessed with all things interior design, with a particular focus on sustainability and city-dweller style. The wooden floorboards and built-in bookcase in Niamh’s rented North London home occupy her daydreams between writing, and after work, she has a knack for finding cheap plane tickets.