There are several durable types of chalkboards around today. One very popular variety has a smooth porcelain on steel magnetic surface. A sturdy chalkboard like this comes with a manufacturer's warranty that covers the board for several years. A board made with porcelain and steel can work as a magnetic surface in addition to functioning as a chalkboard. These kinds of boards are generally framed in natural oak or satin anodized aluminum. They also come with a full-length chalk rail that can be used to keep chalks, erasers and other small accessories.
Another popular variety of chalkboards is made with specially treated hardboard and is given a durable, baked on enameled finish. To go with the classy surface these boards are framed in natural oak or anodized aluminum. The hard, durable surface of these boards offers a surface that aids clean writing and easy erasing. These boards are made available in both green and black.
Free standing reversible chalkboards are also a very popular design. Such boards have solidly built aluminum or oak frames. They are also equipped with heavy duty casters to aid movement.
Multi-task chalkboards are widely used in educational institutions. These kinds of boards need a special kind of framing to provide for the various planned tasks. Special attachments for holding books and stands for other accessories can be added to these framed boards as well.
Lap boards are a very popular instruction medium in schools. These boards are framed in a special way with rounded corners for comfort and safety. Combination boards are also quite popular in several places. The framing of combination boards is done in such a way that it fixes two or more types of surfaces within a wide frame, firmly.
Manufacturers offer the option of customized framed chalkboards to suit specific needs and measurements. Large institutions usually take this option to get framed chalkboards to suit varying needs in the institution.
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