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Umbra Magnetic Bulletboard

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Umbra Magnetic Bulletboard


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A single sheet of powder-coated steel covers a core of self-healing black rubber to create the Magnetic Bulletboard by Umbra - the all-in-one message solution. Pin up notes, calendars, messages, and lists, or use magnets to secure photos and other items you don't want to pierce with a tack. Comes with 12 magnets and 12 pushpins. Additional magnets and pushpins are available.

  • Powder-coated steel covers a self-healing black rubber core
  • Includes 12 magnets and 12 pushpins
  • Sawtooth hangers on the back provide easy installation



  • 15" x 21"

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Umbra Magnetic Bulletboard is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 144.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Classy for the office This board is very cool, stylish, well-built, really elevates the style level in the office. I like to use it exclusively with the magnets. I know the holes are there for push pins, but even though I don't use push pins, the board looks much cooler with the holes and the black background behind them than it would if it were a sheet of smooth metal. Summing up, I couldn't be happier with this board.
Date published: 2015-04-23
Rated 1 out of 5 by from not happy with how product attaches to wall I bought the long narrow version of this board and am disappointed with that it doesn't hang flush or very secure. First its about 1/2" thick of metal conformed in a box-like shape, not a thin plate. The hanging hardware are two small triangle loops screwed into the back for you to hang it on two nails -- which is sort of loose at best -- but worse, the hardware is dead across the middle. This means that any pressure on the top or bottom of the strip causes it to wobble and it naturally leans away from the top of the wall just hanging there. It is impossible to hang this vertically. I suppose if one ripped out the back hardware and applied foam tape all the way around or at least on the corners it would be secure, but that could damage the wall.
Date published: 2015-03-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Nice bulletin board alternative I'm liking this quality, white metal bulletin board that includes both magnet and push pin options.
Date published: 2015-02-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Bulletin Board! I bought two of these bulletin boards in silver to use at my desk at home. They are definitely worth the price. Very good quality. I like the fact that I can use both push pins and magnets on the board. These bulletin boards have made my desk area at home so much more organized and neat. Love them!
Date published: 2014-12-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from very good product We recently purchased the magnetic bulletin board for our kitchen. It matches our stainless steel appliances nicely. I like that magnets or pushpins can be used. The only disappointment was that there were no hanging instructions and no wall mount hardware included.
Date published: 2014-06-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect for Parent - Teen Compromise This was the perfect compromise for my Teenager and I. He is free to express himself, without putting tacks and nails in my walls! He is so pleased. He has requested, two more for over his bed. It is a lot less expensive than a Drywaller!
Date published: 2014-05-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great product This is great using magnets and push pins. It is keeping my teenager well organized!
Date published: 2014-04-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Purchase Very easy to hang, ridiculously functional, and the fact that it comes with a few magnets and push pins is awesome as well!
Date published: 2014-04-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from so cute! its adorable in my teen daughter's room. I love the magnets and they are super strong.
Date published: 2014-04-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very Cool Love it! I have a couple of them around my desk and I love that you can use both pins and magnets.
Date published: 2014-03-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from So Efficient !! I bought this magnetic board when we moved to a place which has a MUCH smaller kitchen. This board has been just what we needed :I can either pin up or use magnets to organize paper notices. Particularly useful has been to add a small magnetic cup ( bought at the Container Store) in which I can store extra pens/pencils as well as a sharp pair of scissors that also stays put because of the magnetification.
Date published: 2014-03-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very versatile! I love this bulletin board. To be able to use magnets or push pins is great. It's the perfect size. I put it up right next to my desk so I can put all the little notes from my desk so they don't get lost.
Date published: 2014-03-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent tool to organize papers I put this item above my desk. It is great to hold miscellaneous small papers, reminders, and other notes I don't want to file away but do not want to clutter my desktop.
Date published: 2014-03-17
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great Display Board I bought two stainless steel boards to put on the wall in our eat in kitchen. Instead of displaying pictures and other things on our fridge we now place them in these boards. I prefer the magnetic boards to cork. It seems to hold up well and be of good quality. I used command hanging strips and they stay up well. Will probably purchase another set soon.
Date published: 2014-03-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best purchase for the office Love this board. Two in one and it has a sleek look for a modern office! Great find
Date published: 2014-03-08
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Stylish and Functional Great little board to go right next to the entry door. Helps me remember appointments and other things my 40 year plus brain might forget otherwise. And best of all you can use push pins OR magnets!
Date published: 2014-03-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from useful it's very useful for pictures that will change over time (grand kids etc) and to post notes etc, that will be removed o changed
Date published: 2014-03-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love it! Perfect size and love the option of push pins or magnets! Great addition to my Elfa Wall Office!
Date published: 2014-03-04
Rated 3 out of 5 by from umbra magnetic board This was a great purchase because it was on sale otherwise it is just a magnetic board. I was not really in the market for it but the price was right at the time and it worked out. Now I am so glad I did, it has been perfect for the office and keeps the cats from stealing tacs.
Date published: 2014-03-03
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great board for pins and magnets! I like having the option to use push pins or magnets when hanging things on my wall, so we purchased three of the steel version of these boards for our kitchen. We love the way they look, but wish they hung differently. The sawtooth hangers prevent the top edge from laying flat, so sometimes when I try to pin or unpin something it causes the board to move.
Date published: 2014-02-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect Purchase I purchased this Magnetic Bulletboard along with two squares, two stripes, one rectangle board and magnets to use on all the pieces. We attached these to the inside of my kitchen closet door. It's a perfect place for our monthly calendar, appointments, business cards, grocery store lists, messages, etc. Finding more uses for it every day. It is a perfect purchase because it keeps everything out of sight for a more organized looking kitchen and keeping the clutter off the countertops. Thank you Container Store. You and your staff are my favorite place to visit, whether in person or online!!!
Date published: 2013-04-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Industrial and Elegant This Magnetic Board is industrial, sleek and elegant. It's cool enough for my teenager's bedroom and yet elegant enough to hang in my office. Use it for sticky note reminders, displaying small works of art, photographs or school work.
Date published: 2013-04-18
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great Looking Board I like the sleek, simple look to this board. Very classy. I wish it came with magnets that looked a little nicer (maybe white or silver? to keep it simple? I know everyone doesn't like color, butthe grey is ugly), I had to spend extra to get magnets that looked better, but the board works great, has strong sawtooth hangers on the back and is perfect for over my desk. All things considered, I would buy this again!
Date published: 2013-04-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fun Bulletin Board This is my second purchase of this product. The first one I have at work and now this one I have in my home office. I LOVE that you can use magnets OR push pins.
Date published: 2013-04-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Innovative design This is a great product. I love the option of either push pins or magnets - both work great!
Date published: 2013-04-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great looking & works well This board looks really good on the wall and works great with pushpins or magnets. I love how sleek it is and it looks great in my kitchen.
Date published: 2013-04-05
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great looking message boards These are sturdy and sleek looking. They are not very heavy so will stay safely on the wall. We use them in our driving school for students to proudly post photos and drive test score sheets. The only complaint I have is that I wish the black color that I purchased a year ago in the store was available online. I do not love the steel grey color. Super fast shipping.
Date published: 2013-04-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Looks great & uses magnets or pushpins I bought 2 to replace a rather ugly cork bulletin board. I also bought two sets of Mighty Magnets to go with them. The magnets that come with the board are OK but can't match the look and performance of the Mighty Magnets.
Date published: 2013-03-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Multipurpose Board! Bought one of these for my 1st grade and put it in front of his desk to organize his homework. He loved it. He really liked the paper airplane thumb tacks too. But because I hang so many papers on it for him, I recently bought another when they were on sale, so now he has two!
Date published: 2013-03-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Sleek Sleek and perfect for messages/reminders. Really cool feature being able to use pins and magnets !
Date published: 2013-03-26
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Community Q&A

Where do I order additional magnets and pins for this product?

Asked by: mmauzy
We recommend our U-Brands Aluminium Extra Long Push Pins Pkg/20 (SKU# 10071493) and the Three by Three Stainless Small Snap! Strong Magnets Pkg/4 (SKU# 10058265).
Answered by: snzeigler
Date published: 2021-02-17

Can you give dimensions of this magnetic strip bar?  Looking for 48”x1” give or take.  

Asked by: Bad71
The dimensions are 21" x 5''.
Answered by: Szeigler
Date published: 2021-01-15

Does this board available in different sizes ?  I know it used to be . 

Asked by: MammaT
Currently, we offer this bulletin board in only one size--15" x 21".
Answered by: beneel
Date published: 2020-11-03

What Color is this board? I am looking for the white one and not the nickel color. Can you confirm what color you are selling? Thanks!

Asked by: Doosie
This has a silver finish.
Answered by: TheContainerStore
Date published: 2020-11-03

Will this board hold any type of magnets? We collect magnets on our travels and want a place to display them.

Asked by: Aggiecan
Yes, our Magnetic Bulletboard from Umbra will attract and hold most any magnet securely. Each Bulletboard includes 12 magnets and 12 pushpins.
Answered by: psb87
Date published: 2020-11-03

How much does this weigh?

Asked by: dodette
Our Magnetic Bulletboard Square weighs 2 pounds.
Answered by: psb87
Date published: 2020-11-03

Could this be used like a bulletin board?

My daughter wants a magnetic board in her bedroom. She likes to collect magnets from places she's been and instead of putting them on the refrigerator, she'd like to have them in her room. Is this something that would work for this purpose?
Asked by: CyCh6768
Most definitely
Answered by: Reggi
Date published: 2020-11-03

Can you hang this in either direction?

Asked by: AIR123
Yes, our Magnetic Bulletboard Strip by Umbra can be mounted in either the horizontal or vertical orientation. However, to hang the strip vertically, one of the pre-attached sawtooth hangers would need to be repositioned.
Answered by: psb87
Date published: 2017-07-08
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