Maïla's tiny Paris apartment was lacking both a dining table and counter space. When her woodworker father heard she was thinking of going without a proper place to eat for more prep area, he came up with a genius small space solution:
Outdoor art puts the final finishing touch on your backyard or patio. These DIY projects and ideas add a welcome burst of color and style to bare exterior walls, and their waterproof ways make them impervious to wind and rain.
Playdough can provide hours of entertainment for kids and adults! Next time you find your store-bought dough has reached the end of its road, try making your own. It's a simple, fun process, and a great way to introduce kids to the kitchen in a way they'll be excited about!
The PS MASKROS pendant light by IKEA is not exactly demure or in need of any gussying up, but it's an ideal candidate for customizing because it requires a lot of assembly to begin with so if you start tailoring it from the outset, you'll find it doesn't add all that much more time. Check out some of the many ways people have used the MASKROS base and then given it their own twist:
Upgrading your bathroom doesn't have to mean spending a lot of money. Case in point: these five bathroom remodels where improvements on a little budget made a big difference. Take these as inspiration for transforming your rental bathroom, or for bettering a bathroom in a place that you own when spending a lot of money isn't an option.
Have a listen as Jennie Garth and Maxwell Ryan analyze the spread of DIY today and share their DIY insights on the future.
Jennie Garth, who has partnered with the makers of MOTRIN® for their Make It Happen Weekends campaign, was the guest of honor at our May 4th Apartment Therapy Media Maker Talk. Jennie discussed all things DIY and shared her personal home renovation stories just in time for National Home Improvement month, which was May.