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Fresh Doors Give This Kitchen’s Dated Wood Cabinets a Whole New Look
Projects & Improvements
From wood cabinets to (way chicer) wood cabinets.
Nov 11, 2023
A "Cream and Boring" Bedroom Gets a Colorful, Upcycle-Packed Makeover
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The homeowner wanted to combine color and comfort.
Nov 10, 2023
The Brilliant $15 Instagram Tool I Wish I'd Used to Paint My Bathroom
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It would have saved me a lot of missed spots and day-after soreness.
Nov 10, 2023
A Plain Kitchen Goes from White to Wow with a Retro-Inspired Makeover
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The matching seating, wallpaper, and curtains are patterned perfection.
Nov 9, 2023
Create Easy Keepsake Art with This Fall-Friendly DIY
The result is unbeleafable!
Nov 9, 2023
This Weird Little Tool Is My New Go-To for Home Projects
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It’s something I use nearly weekly.
Nov 8, 2023
A $450 Project Amps Up an Already-Cute Bedroom’s Cozy Vibe
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Nickel gap paneling is shiplap made easy, according to this DIYer.
Nov 6, 2023
This TikToker Created the Sparkliest DIY from a Damaged Monstera Leaf
Instead of pressing your fall leaves, you could do this.
Nov 5, 2023
This No-Demo Bathroom Redo Cost Just Under $300, but Looks Way Pricier
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So long, stained shower.
Nov 5, 2023
This Renter-Friendly Kitchen Redo Fakes the Look of Painted Cabinets
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The whole transformation cost just $250.
Nov 4, 2023
This Living Room Makeover Is Like Night and Day (Literally)
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Before, the oatmeal-colored walls made the whole room feel dark despite its large windows.
Nov 3, 2023
This TikToker Converted an Old Grandfather Clock into a Bookshelf
It might be *time* for a new bookshelf.
Nov 3, 2023
This Product Gives Painted Cabinets a Wood Finish Without Sanding
Your kitchen makeover just got a lot simpler.
Nov 3, 2023
An Old IKEA HEMNES Dresser Gets a Designer-Worthy New Look for $130
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“I wanted people to be absolutely stunned that this was an IKEA dresser,” this DIYer says.
Nov 2, 2023
7 Renter-Friendly Ways To Hang Curtains Without Drilling
You can put away your drill now.
Nov 1, 2023
Black Paint Transforms Dated '90s Cabinets in a Daring Kitchen Redo
PROJECTS & IMPROVEMENTS
Black cabinets are still neutral — but seriously high-impact.
Nov 1, 2023
This “Dopamine Decor” IKEA Hack Is $100 and Super Funky
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From four-cubed KALLAX to something MoMA-worthy
Oct 31, 2023
This TikToker Turned Thrift Finds into a Charming Gingerbread Village
Keep your eyes peeled the next time you’re at the thrift store.
Oct 31, 2023
Thrift Store Fake Plants Get New Life with This Easy DIY Update
It literally became the star of her outdoor fall decor.
Oct 31, 2023
This Laundry Room’s Luxe Green Redo Was a Complete DIY Job
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Before, the laundry room was “a forgotten room,” this DIYer says.
Oct 30, 2023
A $30 DIY Project Adds Rental-Friendly Maximalism to a Blank Kitchen
Projects & Improvements
If you're a maximalist who rents, grab a pencil (and scissors and peel-and stick)!
Oct 29, 2023
An Empty Kitchen Corner Gets a Practical Redo with a DIY Dining Nook
Projects & Improvements
Now, it’s warm and functional for a family.
Oct 28, 2023
We Asked 7 DIYers to Share Their Best Living Room Project Ideas
Projects & Improvements
Their recommendations span from small (a quirky DIY mirror) to big (classic picture frame molding), so you’re sure to find something to fit your space.
Oct 28, 2023
This Cottagecore Bedroom Makeover Has English Countryside Vibes
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The cast iron details are dreamy.
Oct 27, 2023
This Common Thrift Store Find Instantly Elevates Your Candle Game
It’s the perfect no-brainer solution that only costs you a couple of bucks.
Oct 27, 2023
An Entryway’s $25 Paint Makeover Is a Bold Maximalist Statement
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It’s black, white, and bold all over.
Oct 26, 2023
An Eclectic Living Room Makeover Has a Totally Unique Curtain Rod DIY
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“Work with the unique features of the room, and don’t be afraid to mix it up when the mood strikes,” this homeowner advises.
Oct 25, 2023
I Can’t Stop Making Disco Pumpkins (and I Kind of Don’t Want To)
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Pumpkins and disco balls are a maximalist Halloween dream team.
Oct 25, 2023
A Plain Home Office Gets a Moody Makeover That’s Peak Dark Academia
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“The new space makes me want to curl up with a book and sip on some coffee,” the homeowner says.
Oct 24, 2023
One TikToker Totally Transformed These Common Thrift Store Figurines
Keep your eyes peeled next time you’re at the thrift store.
Oct 24, 2023
This IKEA STÄLL Hack Cost $600 But Looks Way More Expensive
Projects & Improvements
“Cabinets like these can cost over $2,000, so this cabinet costing $600 is a win in my book!” the DIYer says.
Oct 23, 2023
This TikToker DIYed a Pumpkin Fairy House and It’s So Magical
“I want to go to there.”
Oct 23, 2023
This Maximalist Kitchen Makeover Features a Clever $8 Cabinet Hack
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“I hope this project is a great demonstration of what can be achieved with paint and pattern,” the homeowner says.
Oct 22, 2023
This Easy DIY Pumpkin Wine Dispenser Is a Halloween Party Must-Have
It’s a “fun and easy way to elevate that box of wine.”
Oct 22, 2023
A Cheap Secondhand Dresser Gets a Simple, Stylish Makeover for $30
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“Painting a piece always is a bit daunting,” this DIYer says, but she made it work.
Oct 20, 2023
Plants and Checkerboard Are a DIY Dream Team in This Living Room Redo
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“This was a very risky project,” the DIYer says. “I didn't know if it would turn out cool or chunky and busy.”
Oct 19, 2023
This DIY Recipe Is the Secret to Making Your Home Smell Expensive
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If you can stir a pot, you can pull off this DIY.
Oct 19, 2023
A Blue Floral Bedroom’s $1,220 Moody Makeover Has Smart IKEA Storage
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Curtains came to the rescue in this bedroom transformation.
Oct 18, 2023
A Red-Carpeted (!) Kitchen Looks Unrecognizable After a DIY Makeover
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“There were decades' worth of stains in the carpet,” the DIYer says.
Oct 17, 2023
Your Backyard Needs a Fire Pit — And These 8 DIY Ideas Show Why
HOME PROJECTS
Want to extend your outdoor entertaining season? Fire pits are the answer.
Oct 17, 2023
A Tiny Gray Balcony Becomes a Go-To Cozy Spot After a $50 Makeover
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The apartment owners had a little over 16 square feet to work with.
Oct 16, 2023
This Easy DIY Repurposes Old Dartboards into Functional Furniture
A handful of thrifted materials are now a low-cost, retro-inspired table.
Oct 16, 2023
This Whimsical Mushroom Decor Is Made from Thrift Store Staples
Get ready to turn your garden into a whimsical fairyland for just a few dollars.
Oct 16, 2023
A “Beige on Beige Mess” Kitchen Gets a $225 Renter-Friendly Redo
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The landlord actually reimbursed the renters for the new hardware they picked — it looked THAT good.
Oct 15, 2023
This Facebook Marketplace Find Became a DIY “Zoo” for Stuffed Animals
It’s right at home in a child’s bedroom.
Oct 15, 2023
This Easy, Renter-Friendly Halloween Hack Makes Your Kitchen Glow
One TikToker’s holiday light hack is low-key ingenious.
Oct 15, 2023
Dark Paint Lets a Dining Room’s Historic Details Sing in This Redo
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“I’m proud that we were brave with our color choice despite some initial apprehensions,” the homeowner says.
Oct 14, 2023
Bold Pops of Color Transform This “Gray Box” London Bedroom
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Gorgeous plants help add some personality, too!
Oct 13, 2023
Tiny Floating Acorn Candles Are the Fall DIY You’ll Be Obsessed With
These wee candles will make you feel like a fall fairy every time you light one.
Oct 13, 2023
These Adorable Tea Light Ghosts Are Ridiculously Easy to Make
They’re the cutest thing you’ll see today.
Oct 13, 2023
I Gave My Cluttered Closet a Dramatic Cottage-Style Makeover
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I even made a new light fixture using a $3 thrift store find.
Oct 13, 2023
A Discarded Brown Nightstand Gets a Boho-Coastal Makeover for Just $80
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The furniture flipper behind this project swears by four steps: preparation, priming, painting, and protecting.
Oct 12, 2023
14 Fall Essential Oil Blends You Need to Try in Your Diffuser ASAP
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These DIY scent recipes are pure autumn bliss.
Oct 12, 2023
This $8 Renter-Friendly Window Update Looks So Expensive
Change the feel of your space and get privacy in the process.
Oct 12, 2023
A Sad Backyard Becomes a Mid-Century Indoor-Outdoor Living Space
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The “after” works for all seasons.
Oct 11, 2023
19 Easy IKEA Desk Hacks that’ll Boost Your Productivity
No one works best in a boring, uninspiring space. But it’s a myth that a beautiful workspace takes a wad of cash. In fact, a simple trip to IKEA (along with our list of amazing IKEA desk hacks) can equip you with everything you need to create an incredible office that’s both comfortable and practical.
Oct 11, 2023
This Apartment Kitchen’s Smart Reno Makes Room for Way More Cabinetry
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The homeowners were specifically looking for something dated that they could redo, and the “before” totally fits the bill.
Oct 10, 2023
A $350 Bedroom Redo Uses 6 Paint Colors to Make a Major Difference
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“I’d say 75% of this room project was just painting,” the homeowner says.
Oct 9, 2023
Watch This TikToker Turn a Pool Noodle into a Cute (& Easy!) Ghost
Create a convincing ghost at almost no cost and with minimal effort.
Oct 9, 2023
The “Sunset Ombré” Front Door Paint Trend Is Taking Over TikTok
It’s the most unexpected way to brighten up your entryway … and, of course, add major curb appeal.
Oct 9, 2023
A Falling-Apart Bathroom Gets a Functional Redo for a Busy Family
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The new vanity is a game-changer.
Oct 8, 2023
These No-Carve Painted Pumpkins Will Convince You to Ditch Your Knife
No pumpkin guts were harmed in the making of this decor.
Oct 4, 2023
Thrift Store Finds Are the Key to This $400 Afro-Bohemian Bedroom Redo
HOME PROJECTS
Get ready to have major plant envy.
Oct 7, 2023
TikTik Is Obsessed with This Viral, No-Sew Knit Pumpkin DIY
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It takes just minutes to create.
Oct 7, 2023
A Secondhand Cabinet Gets a Modern Edge with a $24 Pole Wrap Glow-Up
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The cabinet was a jackpot thrift store find.
Oct 6, 2023
The Very First Thing You Should Do After Thrifting Vintage Decor
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Don’t skip this step.
Oct 6, 2023
A Chic Wreath, Spooky Skull Garland, and 9 Other Easy Halloween DIYs
Home Projects
Your next favorite Halloween project is in here.
Oct 5, 2023
A Once-Bare Bedroom on Martha’s Vineyard Is Now Perfectly Cottagecore
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As one Instagram commenter says, “Literally would never stop reading books with big cozy socks on in this room.”
Oct 4, 2023
This Weekend: Save Money, Have Fun & Learn How to Make Something From Scratch
This will be one of our broadest Weekend Projects yet (and therefore will require a little brainstorming on your part before you can start) but it’s an important idea to tackle. Not only is this type of project fun (and the perfect thing to do on a particularly hot or rainy summer day), you can (perhaps most importantly) save money — for summer plans or things you want to add to home.
Oct 4, 2023
DIY Furniture for Small Spaces That’s Flexible & Functional
We love to write about clever, multitasking furniture designs for small spaces, but the downside to a lot of these pieces is that they come with hefty price tags. If, like a lot of people, you’re living in a small space and have a similarly small budget, the good news is that there are a lot of DIYs out there for hardworking, flexible furniture that you can make yourself. Here are 11 of our favorites. Above, a custom table created for this tiny beach house seen at VT Wonen.
Oct 4, 2023
An IKEA HEMNES Gets the Look of Expensive Bone Inlay for Just $43
HOME PROJECTS
This once-plain shoe cabinet is now a stunning entryway statement piece.
Oct 3, 2023
“Boo Baskets” Are the Halloween Tradition You Need to Start This Year
HOME PROJECTS
If you’re looking for fresh ways to get into the Halloween, ahem, spirit, this is for you.
Oct 3, 2023