Category: DIY Projects

Building a Home Out of Shipping Containers

We teamed up with DIY expert Ben Uyeda of Homemade Modern to convert a few shipping containers into a home built with materials and tools available at The Home Depot. Throughout the coming months, Ben will be sharing a more detailed look inside the container home and several DIY projects he completed within it. I’m... The …

How to install a paver patio

It can be difficult to style an outdoor space with no defined seating area. Follow along as Stacy Risenmay of Not Just a Housewife creates the perfect outdoor entertaining area by installing a paver patio. How to install a paver patio In the time we have lived in this house, we have never had a... The …

Perk Up Your Planters

Chances are winter may have left some of your outdoor potted plants looking less than lush.  Now is the perfect time to refresh your patio or porch with new planters overflowing with colorful blooms (or fresh edibles). And Miracle-Gro has an excellent variety of soils for all types of plants and containers, so it’s easier... The …

Small Laundry Room Makeover

As a mom of three, Meghan Dyal, of Ahoy Native, knew her small laundry room just wasn’t cutting it. After a few years of not having anywhere to fold clothes or store items, she knew it was time to give her laundry room the update it needed. Read on to see 5 tips Meghan recommends to... The …

DIY Wooden Planter Boxes

Jaime Costiglio of Jaime Costiglio came up with a beautiful way to add character to this wedding reception entrance. Her DIY wooden planter boxes created a warm and welcoming feeling. Just follow Jaime’s step-by-step DIY wooden planter boxes tutorial for your patio or next event! DIY Wooden Planter Boxes Wedding décor includes everything from the smallest... The …

Create a Custom Statement Wall

We all know statement walls can transform any room. Mandi Gubler, of Vintage Revivals, shares her tips for mixing wallpaper, wood and paint to create a one-of-a-kind design. Keep reading to learn more about this unique custom statement wall! Create a Custom Statement Wall I’m a huge fan of statement walls, they’re kind of my... The …

The Ultimate DIY Teepee for Kids

Ashley Thurman, of Cherished Bliss, wanted to complete her son’s room by adding a fun element, and this DIY teepee was the perfect addition. Follow Ashley’s step-by-step tutorial to build your own! The Ultimate DIY Teepee for Kids This year is about finishing our house! We bought this house late fall of 2016 and it... The …

Creating a Cozy Kid’s Reading Nook

This cozy bedroom kid’sreading nook was created by Charlotte Smith of At Charlotte’s House. Using supplies from The Home Depot, Charlotte built the perfect place for her kids to play games or read. Check out Charlotte’s full tutorial on creating the best reading nook for kids ever! Creating a Cozy Reading Nook for Kids The... The …

How To Cut Holiday Letters with a Jigsaw

Rachel Metz of  Living to DIY is known for breaking down DIY projects into simple steps that are easy to follow. Learn how she creates wooden pallet letters to decorate her home this holiday! Holiday DIY JOY Pallet Letters Tutorial I have seen pallet letters before but wanted to give these my own personal twist. I... The …

DIY Mid-Century Door Makeover

Sarah Wissinger, of The Surznick Common Room, loves her 1950s ranch, but she felt like some of the doors in her home were lacking her style. These budget-friendly options made a huge impact in her home and gave her doors a much needed makeover. Read on to see how Sarah gave her door a mid-century... The …