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Beat the heat this summer and beyond.
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Weekend Projects

Start improving your space bit by bit with our manageable weekly assignments.

An Old, Stained Fabric Chair Looks Brand-New After a $46 Paint Makeover
Before tossing this stained chair, this DIYer tried one last solution — and it worked!
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This Living Room Makeover Uncovered a Stunning 112-Year-Old Ceiling
It doubles down on rustic vibes.
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A “Boring Beige” Laundry Room Gets a Cheery “Pastel Perfection” Makeover
The tiles add a pop of color.
Apr 14, 2024
A Brown "Builder-Grade" Kitchen Gets a Bright, Modern Makeover
The DIY cabinet pulls — plus other renter-friendly upgrades — are a must-see.
Apr 13, 2024
I Used Cheap Napkins to Give a $12 Target Lamp a Cottagecore Makeover
I took the lamp from “forgettable farmhouse” to “custom cottage.”
Apr 12, 2024
This Plain White Bedroom Transforms with a Luxe, Moody Paint Color
“I wanted to create a neutral but cozy and comfortable atmosphere that still had an element of freshness, modernity, and maybe even a little sexiness,” the designer and homeowner says.
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A Controversial Paint Color Transforms This Plain Bedroom (Instantly!)
The built-in wardrobe hack only took one weekend and totally elevates the room.
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This Kitchen's "Dull" Oak Cabinets Transform with a Lively New Color
It's filled with extremely whimsical DIYs.
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