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  Learn how DIY furniture projects can add to your home. From building your own furniture to refurbishing dressers and other older pieces you already have. Here are fabulous furniture makeover and making ideas!

  • Contact paper file cabinet makeover
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    DIY File Cabinet Makeover (You Won’t Believe It Is Contact Paper)

    Add to your home office with this stylish DIY hack Our dining room turned home office is definitely made up of DIY projects that created our eclectic and fun office. First, we redid a large metal tanker desk in such a unique way that anything else we added to our office, definitely had to be FUN! This easy DIY file cabinet makeover was for sure that. *Disclosure: I only recommend products I would use myself and all opinions expressed here are our own. This post may contain affiliate links that at no additional cost to you, I may earn a small commission. Read full privacy policy here. Our DIY file…

  • Circular saw used for DIY home projects
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    50 DIY Home Projects You Can Do This Weekend

    Home improvement ideas that will add character to your home We are all about DIY projects around here. That is why we call ourselves, DIY nuts! If we feel we can do a project ourselves, you better believe we will try. We absolutely feel so much pride when our do-it-ourselves projects help make our house a home. Not to mention, some home DIY projects are not only cheaper than hiring professionals, but can also help you increase the value of your home. DIY stands for do-it-yourself and most of the time we are willing to try to create DIY home projects we will love.  Just be aware, there are a…

  • DIY Children's Dress-up Clothes Storage Ideas
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    Best Children’s Dress-up Clothes Storage Idea: DIY Children’s Dress-Up Wardrobe

    Learn how to use DIY chalk paint with a unique collage technique in this furniture makeover Have you ever just been driving somewhere and instantly get an idea? This happens to me all the time, however, this was a little different because… Literally, this old entertainment center was sitting at the end of a driveway in my neighborhood screaming for me to come and use it as a way to organize all of my children’s dress-up clothes! As I drove by it, I instantly thought about making a DIY children’s wardrobe for my daughter.  *Disclosure: I only recommend products I would use myself and all opinions expressed here are our…

  • DIY plywood Folding table
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    DIY Folding Table: How To Make an Inexpensive DIY Game & Poker Table

    How to build a large folding table Are you looking for extra space for people to play, eat, or have fun? Here is a simple & cheap DIY folding table idea that we created. Now we can have collapsable tables that we could use indoors and outdoors. Every year my husband has a poker party in our basement. And every year it is a little bit of a struggle to set-up for 20 plus guys and now their families. While I am getting pretty good at throwing cheap DIY parties, we still needed the physical tables for people to play poker on. Therefore my husband decided that this would be…

  • FIreplace cover with spray paint on the glass
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    How Do You Remove Spray Paint from Glass?

    Learn how to easily get spray paint off of glass This quick and easy post came about when we were updating our fireplace cover and painting our mantel. My husband decided to cover the glass with paper towels when spraying the brass on our cover… I know… You would think we have done enough paint DIY projects to know that the SPRAY PAINT WOULD LEAK THROUGH THE PAPER TOWELS. However, we needed a quick and easy way to get the silver spray paint off the glass. As you can see, we had a nice little line of spray paint in the middle of our fireplace cover that needed to be…

  • Large gray and DIY composite decking table with brown exterior stained legs with outdoor dining chairs
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    DIY Outdoor Table: What to do with leftover composite decking?

    Learn how to build a large outdoor patio dining set for your family We recently put a brand new screened-in porch and deck on to our house. This was the first time in a LONG time that this was not a DIY project that we wanted to tackle. We absolutely LOVE this outdoor space, but we needed ideas for what to build with our leftover composite decking. *Disclosure: I only recommend products I would use myself and all opinions expressed here are my own. This post may contain affiliate links that at no additional cost to you, I may earn a small commission. Read full privacy policy here.  Ideas for leftover…

  • Close-up of Midcentury Modern Dresser makeover using gel stain and diy chalk paint
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    DIY Midcentury Modern Dresser Makeover

    DIY furniture makeover using gel stain & DIY chalk paint I am totally thrilled to share this DIY midcentury modern dresser makeover. I found this dresser on my local Facebook group for FREE! We have written Facebook lingo tips if you are looking to score items for free in buy-sell-trade groups. The gods must have been smiling down on me because I was scrolling through at the perfect time to snag this awesome dresser before soooo many people were interested.  We did have a few hiccups of my husband driving around in the wrong city with his truck to find it for pick-up, but what can you expect for FREE???!!…

  • DIY Chalk Painted Purple buffet with new hardware
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    DIY Chalk Paint: The BEST way to makeover furniture!

    Learn how to make your own chalk paint using our simple recipe The reason I love DIY projects that you can get awesome results on a BUDGET! Even if I were the richest person out there, I am sure I would still be doing some DIY projects just to prove how resourceful I can be. Therefore, I started making my own DIY chalk paint recipe, long before a lot of stores starting selling it.  If you are like me and want to be able to redo almost anything for near pennies or almost free, then you are in the right place. I have used this recipe to redo almost a piece…

  • DIY Natural Brass Cleaner for Dresser Hardware
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    DIY Natural Brass Cleaner: Make Flea Market Finds Look Brand New

    Midcentury Dresser DIY Makeover: Brass Hardware I needed to find a DIY natural brass cleaner for this amazing midcentury modern dresser I picked up for FREE in my local buy-sell trade Facebook group! I tested out a few DIY & natural brass cleaner recipes and here is what I found out!  This post and idea was a perfect fit as part of a pin challenge hosted by Arlene at MyPinadventures. For my March challenge, we are supposed to find a pin that inspires us and try it out. I needed to research homemade brass cleaners, so it was a perfect fit!   For the February Pin Challenge, I shared about my…

  • DIY Metal Teal Desk Makeover with Glass Top
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    Amazing DIY Teal Metal Desk Makeover: Fun DIY Home Office Ideas

    How to cheaply makeover a metal tanker desk We love DIY projects!! Let us show you how we were able to create a budget-friendly home office with this DIY teal metal desk makeover. This teal desk cost under $100. You may even be lucky enough to be “gifted” one of these desks. Therefore, the only things needed would be: spray paint, glass top and fabric. *Disclosure: I only recommend products I would use myself and all opinions expressed here are our own. This post may contain affiliate links that at no additional cost to you, I may earn a small commission. * How to do a DIY metal desk makeover…