B&A: This Checkered Console Makeover Proves the Power of Small DIYsHome Projects
Looking to make a small change to rejuvenate your space? Consider giving a piece of furniture that you walk by every day a revamp.
May 26, 2023
B&A: A Luxe $540 IKEA BILLY Redo Uses Serving Bowls in a Surprising WayHome Projects
Wooden serving bowls? As furniture feet? Groundbreaking (really!).
May 21, 2023
B&A: You Haven’t Seen an Oak Dining Table Redo Like This BeforeHome Projects
“I've been wanting a new table for the dining room for a while, and this was the perfect opportunity to go a bit ‘extra’ on it,” this DIYer says.
May 19, 2023
B&A: Custom Wall-Mount Shelves Turn a Reading Corner into a Bookworm’s Fantasy
“I love having my books all together on the wall; it really feels like a feature in the room instead of an afterthought,” this DIYer says. This one’s for the bookworms out there!
Apr 4, 2023
B&A: A $60 Redo Gives This Plain IKEA MALM Dresser a High-End Custom Look
Looking to paint IKEA furniture? Get this DIYer's tips first.
Mar 18, 2023
B&A: A Charming $120 IKEA BILLY Facelift Makes for an Ideal First Furniture Flip
You'd never know it was this DIYer's first-ever furniture flip based on how sophisticated the "after" looks! Read for tons of great beginner-friendly advice.
Mar 16, 2023
B&A: A Plain IKEA RAST Dresser Gets a Mid-Century-Inspired Look with a $100 DIY
Tons of time-saving tips from a seasoned DIYer ahead!
Mar 6, 2023
B&A: A Busted Bookshelf Transforms into a Show-Stopping Headboard for $100Home Projects
With some clever DIY, this bookshelf is completely unrecognizable.
Mar 1, 2023
B&A: Mismatched Thrifted Nightstands Become a Smart-Looking Duo in a $50 Project
"Mid-century modern always catches my eye," this furniture flipper says.
Jan 27, 2023
B&A: A $120 Furniture Flip Uses an Unexpected Material
"I know this isn’t everyone’s style, but I just knew I wanted to do something different," this DIYer says. "I love that it’s such a statement piece for my guest bedroom. I wanted something bright and happy and a one-of-a-kind piece. I really do think I achieved that."
Jan 25, 2023
B&A: A $50 Hack Turns This Plain Glass IKEA Cabinet into a Luxe Statement Piece
This hack features an affordable DIY material you'll want to add to cart.
Jan 23, 2023
B&A: A $60 No-Power-Tools Hack Turns an IKEA KALLAX into a Luxe Media Console
All in, the project cost $120. Not bad for its sophisticated new look!
Jan 4, 2023
B&A: A $60 Stripped-Down Makeover Helps a Secondhand Sideboard Go LuxeHome Projects
Patience and sweat equity led to dramatic results for this 1970s sideboard makeover.
Dec 30, 2022
B&A: A $40 Paint Hack Gives This Scratched-Up Table a Marble Look in 15 Minutes
When the marble table this DIYer wanted cost $600, she decided to create the same look with a $20 ReStore table and some paint instead. The results are shockingly good.
Dec 21, 2022
B&A: The Secret to This $80 IKEA RAST Dresser Hack is a Shift in Perspective
The fresh upgrades include $15 furniture feet, edge banding, black paint, and some contemporary brass hardware.
Dec 18, 2022
B&A: A $230 Redo Turns a Free Hutch into One Renter's Favorite Furniture Piece
The "after" serves as vibrant dish storage.
Dec 4, 2022
B&A: A $35 DIY Transforms Old Doors into a One-of-a-Kind HeadboardHome Projects
A great headboard instantly elevates a bedroom, taking the main focal point of the room — the bed — from understated to luxe.
Nov 19, 2022
B&A: A Simple $60 Project Revives an Old Headboard, Saving This DIYer Thousands
A perfectly good headboard gets a new life with a fresh boho-inspired look.
Nov 14, 2022
B&A: 2 Orange-Toned Nightstands Rescued from the Curb Get a Boho-Modern Refresh
The lessons learned here? New hardware can work wonders on old furniture, your nightstands don't have to match exactly (or at all!), and creating a custom stencil can be a great way to create a one-of-a-kind look.
Nov 1, 2022
B&A: A Goodwill Chair Gets a Cottagecore Make-Under in a 1-Day, $20 DIY
When one blogger found this chair at Goodwill, she could envision it in her daughters' bathroom — just without the red paint.
Oct 28, 2022
B&A: This DIYer Made an Unrecognizably Chic Coffee Table Out of a Wire Spool
For under $100!
Oct 22, 2022
B&A: A Blank BILLY Bookcase Gets a Bespoke Textured Treatment for $300
"There's nothing like that instant gratification feeling of completing a project like this over a weekend," this YouTuber and DIYer says of her two-day project.
Oct 11, 2022
B&A: A Secondhand Dresser Gets a New Life as a Functional Kitchen Feature
A dresser in the kitchen?! This DIYer proves it's absolutely a good idea.
Sep 27, 2022
B&A: An Easy $100 Hack Gives This Plain IKEA Dresser a Timeless Look for Less
The end result looks like a much more expensive piece of furniture that would fit in with a ton of different home styles, from traditional to modern farmhouse.
Sep 26, 2022
B&A: An Old Armoire Gets a Totally New Life with a 10-Hour, $180 Refresh
What was old is new again.
Sep 20, 2022
B&A: A $70 DIY Cabinet Redo Effortlessly Blends Art Deco and Mid-Century Style
It was inspired by a clever IKEA hack.
Sep 13, 2022
B&A: Wood Filler Rescues 2 Free Facebook Marketplace Nightstands in a $125 FlipHome Projects
New paint and new hardware also helped give this nightstand duo a more modern look.
Aug 23, 2022
B&A: An IKEA MALM Headboard Becomes a Glam Tufted Masterpiece for Just $70
Staple gun + stretchy velvet fabric for the win.
Aug 10, 2022
B&A: A Basic Pair of End Tables Gets a Not-So-Basic New Look
From big box to bespoke, these nightstands get an ultra-colorful and patterned redo.
Jul 30, 2022
B&A: A 1954 TV Cabinet Gets a New Life as the Coolest MCM Home Bar for $150Home Projects
"Cheers" to a vintage-inspired home for vintage glassware!
Jul 23, 2022
B&A: A Vintage Bureau Gets a Just a Hint of Color with a Clever Geometric Redo
The new look is perfectly traditional-meets-modern.
Jul 14, 2022
Before and After: This Beat-Up Dresser Is Unrecognizable After a Sleek $75 RedoHome Projects
The former owner of the piece loves the new look, too.
Jul 7, 2022
B&A: A Mid-Century Console Gets a Colorful Redo Using an Unexpected Material
"I love the contrast of using a vintage piece and adding a really modern design," this pro furniture flipper says.
Jul 1, 2022
Before and After: A Dresser from 1964 Becomes a Black and White BeautyHome Projects
With a little love and DIY, this vintage dresser has a whole new look.
Jun 24, 2022
Before and After: 2 IKEA BESTAS Become a Beautiful Blue Desk (for $450 Total!)
This cheerful desk redo came together in just a few steps.
Jun 20, 2022
Before and After: A $30 Cabinet Hack That's Purr-fect for Cat Owners Home Projects
Both human and cat are pleased with the outcome of this simple DIY.
Jun 19, 2022
B&A: A $150 DIY Gives This IKEA KALLAX a Luxe, Clutter-Concealing Look
A two-day DIY adds major style and hides clutter, too.
Jun 8, 2022
B&A: This $2 Basket-Turned-Boho Planter Is a 20-Minute ProjectHome Projects
One item you should always add to your secondhand shopping list? Wicker baskets. You never know what kind of cute accessories you can make with them.
May 30, 2022
Before and After: A $70 Paint and Stencil Redo Totally Revives a Tired Dresser
The revamped piece has a bone inlay look for less.
May 26, 2022
B&A: A $250 Natural Wood Coffee Table Project Brings the Outdoors In
DIYers Faith and Julia found this slab of wood on Facebook Marketplace.
May 25, 2022
B&A: A Coffee Table Headed for the Dumpster Looks Shiny & New Again for Just $10
"I asked my neighbor why was he throwing it out, and he said it was just old and worn," this DIYer says. "I saw a table that I could restore."
May 18, 2022
B&A: A Dinged-Up 1960s Nightstand Becomes a Statement Piece for About $50Home Projects
This cute nightstand started out with dings and chips, but a bit of DIY gave it a surprising (and bold) new look.
May 15, 2022
B&A: An "Awful" '80s Bookshelf Gets a Scandi-Style Upgrade Using IKEA ShelvesHome Projects
This reading corner revamp features a genius IKEA solution.
May 14, 2022
Before and After: A Childhood Dresser Gets a Grown-Up New Look for $60Home Projects
"Why spend a ton of money on a new dresser when a little paint is all it needs?" this DIYer asks.
May 10, 2022
B&A: A 1970s Dresser Gets a Statement-Making Two-Toned Redo for $150Home Projects
"One of my favorite finishes to create is giving a piece a 'dipped' look," this furniture flipper says.
May 5, 2022
Before and After: A Two-Piece Cabinet Gets a Charming Two-Tone Painted Makeover
Starter Packs
Woodworking skills came in handy for this DIYer's redo.
May 2, 2022
Before and After: A Basic Brown Vanity Becomes a Textured Teal Beauty for $85Home Projects
The mid-century style vanity was listed for super cheap on Facebook Marketplace because it had a crack in it before.
May 1, 2022
Before and After: A $100 Redo for an Early-2000s Media Cabinet
Adding cane backing to glass fronts on a cabinet is a GREAT way to disguise clutter. Take it from this simple one-week project.
Apr 27, 2022
B&A: A 1940s Fan Found in the Trash Gets a Groovy Orange Redo for Just $20Home Projects
"I knew this cool piece of history needed to be saved," the DIYer says.
Apr 22, 2022
B&A: A 1950s Bamboo Furniture Set Rescued from Craigslist's "Free" SectionHome Projects
It's polished (literally) and looks new again, but still honors its vintage roots.
Apr 18, 2022
B&A: A Beat-Up Vintage Buffet Shines After a $100 Stain and Paint JobHome Projects
The buffet was was an inexpensive Facebook Marketplace find that now looks like it could cost thousands.
Apr 16, 2022
B&A: A $7 Thrifted Cabinet Gets a Gorgeous Floral-Themed New Look for $200Home Projects
This sad-looking cabinet got a delicate and sophisticated makeover.
Apr 9, 2022
Before and After: A Family Heirloom Makeover Tames Paper Clutter for GoodOrganize & Clean
This is an unexpected and brilliant use of space.
Apr 8, 2022
Before & After: $130 Takes Two IKEA IVARs from Boring and Basic to Art Deco GlamHome Projects
This DIYer created a glam pattern on the plain doors using easy-to-find materials.
Apr 4, 2022
Before and After: A "Shabby Chic" TV Stand Gets a Fresh and Modern Look for $125Home Projects
Finding a media console or TV stand that's the perfect size and style in mint condition is kind of like striking gold.
Apr 1, 2022
B&A: An IKEA Entryway Piece Loses Its Office File Cabinet Vibes with a Quick DIY
A piece of furniture made in a day for less than $350 total? Yes please.
Mar 24, 2022
B&A: A $130 DIY Turns an IKEA HEMNES Shoe Cabinet into a Sophisticated ConsoleHome Projects
"People can’t believe it’s IKEA," this DIYer says of her expensive-looking "after."
Mar 16, 2022
B&A: A $25 DIY Gives a Beat-Up Dresser a Fresh Modern-Meets-Vintage Look
See how this woodworking DIYer created a totally new silhouette by bending wood around an existing set of drawers.
Mar 12, 2022
B&A: An Old Table with Office Furniture Vibes Gets a Chic Upgrade for Under $100Home Projects
If you want to refresh laminate furniture to look like wood, read on.
Mar 6, 2022