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37+ Easy & Cheap DIY Home Ideas To Create A Stylish Home

From painting projects to simple DIY home decor projects, there are many ways that these 35+ home DIY ideas can help you update your home. We love cheap DIY home projects and hope this list will inspire you to dust off those painting supplies or tools.

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What does DIY stand for?

DIY can mean do-it-yourself and depending on your abilities this could mean a lot of different things for different people. Home DIY projects are the perfect way to help you update your home decor on a budget. Just be careful as there are some DIY projects that are best left to the professionals.

37+ home diy projects to update your home with images of different diy ideas

What is the best cheap DIY home improvement project?

Hands down our favorite way to makeover rooms are with paint. Go beyond just painting walls. Look at ceilings, moldings, and cabinets, too. Learn from our experience that the cheapest paint is not always the cheapest. Buy quality paint for your DIY home projects will always save you money in the long run.

paint samples used when doing DIY home painting projects

What are some good DIY home improvement projects?

  1. Paint your cabinets (bathroom, kitchen, anywhere)
  2. Paint your trim and molding
  3. Redo your fireplace cover
  4. Whitewash brick
  5. Add no sew curtains
  6. Change out blinds
  7. Paint walls
  8. Paint flooring (we have seen some cool flooring stencil ideas)
  9. Add new artwork
  10. Hang a gallery wall
  11. Redo your kitchen backsplash or paint it
  12. Add outdoor seating
  13. Update old planters
  14. Create closet shelving
  15. Paint your oak railing two different colors
  16. Add shelving to bathrooms
  17. Paint an accent wall
  18. Use Ikea spice racks for shelving
  19. Change light fixtures
  20. Use upper stock cabinets to create new storage solutions
  21. Change lightbulbs to all match and give the same “glow”
  22. Powerwash outside 
  23. Declutter inside, create labels and a new storage container
  24. Add a new mirror to the bathrooms
  25. Replace cabinet hardware (or just clean it)
  26. Turn a closet into a mudroom
  27. Build coat hooks to create a “drop off center” near your entryway
  28. Upcycle an old piece of furniture
  29. Organize your closet by taking everything out and putting back only what you need
  30. Use contact paper to makeover furniture (see file cabinet below), redo countertops or use as removable wallpaper
  31. Paint your mailbox

All DIY home improvement projects do not have to be expensive or require a ton of tools. Here is a list of all types of weekend do-it-yourself projects.

Budget-Friendly DIY Home Improvement Projects

Nothing says being a homeowner like completely makeover your home with weekend DIY home improvement projects. Here are 37+ cheap DIY ideas for the home you will want to consider the next time you feel like picking up a paintbrush or a hammer.

DIY Paint Projects

It is no secret that we think paint projects are the perfect weekend DIY project. From painting backsplashes to walls, paint is one of the easiest ways to update your home.

DIY Organization and Declutter Ideas

You always feel better after decluttering and organizing. Sometimes it can be as simple as creating a place for things to go. Here are some DIY home organization projects to try.

Easy Ways To Add DIY Artwork To Your Home

Sometimes you feel better just hanging something on the wall in your home. Truly create a space you love and one that showcases those memories.

Other DIY Home Ideas

Sometimes a certain product or home idea can make a huge impact on your home.

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Read More: 11 Painted Bathroom Vanity Ideas You Won’t Believe (again paint is AMAZING)!

DIY home ideas can add value to your home while not breaking your budget. What is your favorite DIY home improvement project?

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