At work we had in/out boards for the purposes of providing a roll call to the fire marshalls in the event of fire. Sadly, at the last fire drill they were so abysmally updated that they were deemed pointless and were taken down and ordered to be thrown away.
There's something about these boards that appeals to the child in me that was obsessed with role-playing growing up. It always made me smile when I swooped the board to a tick next to my name when I arrived in the morning so I decided to try and save them.
What to do with these grey monsters?
I didn't do much: I simply painted them mint green and laminated pretty paper so that it is wipe clean.
And thus the biggest, not to mention heaviest to do lists were born:
Tape strips via Pugly Pixel