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B&A: A “Cold-Looking” Hallway’s Colorful Glow-Up Only Cost $100
HOME PROJECTS
This one-wall redo will have you ready to whip out your roller and paint brush.
Aug 25, 2023
B&A: I Turned a Boring Bookcase into Fun and Quirky Kitchen Storage
It’s a practical statement piece now.
Aug 24, 2023
This School Supply Is the Easiest Way to Hang a Light Fixture
You won’t have to struggle with holding up the light.
Aug 24, 2023
B&A: A $6,400 Kitchen Redo Is Almost Entirely from Facebook Marketplace
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“Facebook was 100% instrumental in this project,” this DIYer says of her ultra-budget-savvy project.
Aug 23, 2023
B&A: Brick and Stone from 1793 Look New Again in This Living Room Redo
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This historic living room redo shows off the room’s best features.
Aug 22, 2023
The Secret to Perfect Peel-and-Stick Wallpaper Is in Your Broom Closet
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I’m 5-foot-2, and this wallpaper trick for tall ceilings made my life so much easier.
Aug 22, 2023
16 Easy DIY Ideas for Decorating with Pumpkins
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These simple ideas will help you transform your home for fall.
Aug 22, 2023
B&A: A Budget Office Redo Follows a Golden Rule for Brightening a Room
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Before, this homeowner never wanted to work in this office. Now, it’s one of her favorite places to start the day.
Aug 21, 2023
B&A: Easy Swaps Give This Hallway a Color-Filled Energy Boost
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The “after” features an unexpected trio of colors that work together swimmingly.
Aug 20, 2023
Watch a TikToker Swap Her Basic Boob Light for a Chic Chandelier
She also added moldings to the ceiling for wow factor.
Aug 20, 2023
This Bathroom Tile DIY Uses Only Paint, But You’d Never Know
The paint is holding up even better than she expected.
Aug 20, 2023
B&A: A $1,500 Redo Rescues a VERY 1979 Bathroom with a Rotting Vanity
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“You don’t have to spend a fortune to make an impact,” this DIYer says.
Aug 19, 2023
B&A: A “Crusty” Storage Area Becomes a Luxe Drop Spot for $100
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This drop spot is better suited to the homeowner’s needs — and looks way more beautiful, too.
Aug 18, 2023
One Home Repair Worth DIYing — And One to Skip, According to a Pro
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You might be surprised at which is which.
Aug 18, 2023
B&A: Dramatic Wallpaper Dazzles Up a Builder-Grade Breakfast Nook
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The “after” adds color and drama but still feels bright and cheery.
Aug 17, 2023
The Essential $30 Amazon Find I Bought for My First Apartment and Still Use to This Day
It has everything I need as a renter.
Aug 17, 2023
B&A: A Beat-Up Brown Dresser Becomes a Chic Green Beauty for $40
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Paint and trim completely revitalized this free Facebook Marketplace score.
Aug 15, 2023
B&A: A $1,400 Galley Kitchen Redo Proves the Power of Paint Projects
HOME PROJECTS
Consider this one way to interpret expensive wallpaper. The after is unrecognizable.
Aug 14, 2023
This TikToker Removed Popcorn Ceilings Using Just Hot Water
It’s so satisfying to watch.
Aug 14, 2023
B&A: How a Renter Brightened Bland Kitchen Cabinets (Without Paint) for $35
Style
Update your kitchen cabinets without spending a fortune — or losing your security deposit.
Aug 14, 2023
This DIY Picture Rail Can Upgrade Your Gallery Wall
News and Culture
Although this can be found in old homes, it might be time to modernize it.
Aug 13, 2023
B&A: This Rental Kitchen Redo Features Clever DIYs for Tiny Spaces
HOME PROJECTS
This renter made big use of her small square footage.
Aug 12, 2023
B&A: A Lifeless Living Room Gets a DIY Fireplace Focal Point
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Plus color and pattern galore!
Aug 11, 2023
There’s Another Peel-and-Stick Solution to Upgrade Your Walls
“The transformation is undeniable.”
Aug 11, 2023
B&A: These 5 Ultra-Cozy Reading Nooks Are a Bookworm’s Fantasy
Home Projects
Craving a place you can curl up with a good book? Let these redos inspire you.
Aug 10, 2023
B&A: A Dated Filing Cabinet Rescued Off the Curb Gets a Fresh New Look
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The whole project cost just $100.
Aug 9, 2023
B&A: A Tiny Galley Kitchen Goes Big with a Game-Changing New Layout
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“It feels like one big room now,” this homeowner says. Before, the 1977 kitchen felt cramped.
Aug 8, 2023
This TikToker Turned This Dollar-Store Kitchen Item into an Earring Display
News and Culture
You’ll be surprised at the stylish result.
Aug 8, 2023
3 Reasons Your Roller Paint Job Looks Bad (and How to Fix It)
Home Projects
Feeling like you just can’t get the super-smooth finish of your dreams? The pros are here to help.
Aug 8, 2023
This TikTok Will Make You Want to Paint Your BILLY Bookcase Hot Pink
One TikToker is making the case for transforming your IKEA BILLY bookcase into something a little more whimsical.
Aug 7, 2023
B&A: A Four-Phase Playroom Project Brings More Color and Less Clutter
HOME PROJECTS
If you want a chic arched cabinet without having to pay big bucks for it, check out this playroom’s cool IKEA hack.
Aug 6, 2023
B&A: $978 Later, a “Neglected” Guest Bedroom Gets the TLC It Deserves
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This one’s for all the solo project tacklers out there! Read this DIYer’s advice for getting a job done as a party of one.
Aug 5, 2023
B&A: A $2,500 Entryway Redo Rescues “A Beige Cave Disaster from 1979”
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This DIYer’s only regret? Not doing her IKEA hack sooner.
Aug 4, 2023
7 Tips for Flipping Outdoor Furniture and Making Your New Look Last
Home Projects
If you’re going to put the time into a redo, make sure you do it right.
Aug 4, 2023
3 Golden Rules of Finishing a Weekend DIY, According to Serial DIYers
Home Projects
Yes, it can be done! Here’s how.
Aug 3, 2023
B&A: A Cramped White Kitchen Goes Bigger and Bolder for Under $3,200
HOME PROJECTS
The after is pure sunshine.
Aug 2, 2023
B&A: A 1960s Wood-Paneled Bedroom Gets a Fresh Look for $500
Home Projects
Paint did a lot of heavy lifting here.
Aug 1, 2023
You Won't Even Recognize IKEA in These 10 High-End Hacks
A little elbow grease can transform bargain staples into something totally luxe-looking.
Aug 1, 2023
B&A: A Once-Cookie Cutter Powder Room Now Feels Like a “Fancy Hotel”
Home Projects
After a few DIY changes, this new-build bathroom looks nothing like the neighbor’s.
Jul 31, 2023
Drop the Paint Brush and Try One of These Mess-Free Home DIYs Instead
Home Projects
They might be no-paint, but they’re still full-color.
Jul 31, 2023
The Right Way to Paint IKEA Furniture
HOME PROJECTS
Make all your IKEA hacks and upgrades really count by painting them the right way.
Jul 30, 2023
This DIYer Literally Embroidered Her IKEA Table & It Looks Amazing
It looks so unique.
Jul 30, 2023
B&A: A 1970s “Pea Soup” Bathroom Gets a Serene Redo for Under $1,000
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Before, this DIYer says, using the bathroom was like “peeing in a pea-soup cave.” A quick redo changed that!
Jul 29, 2023
B&A: A Home Office Goes from “Oversized Closet” to Stylish Work Space
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Opening up a wall made a big difference here.
Jul 28, 2023
This DIYer Covered Her Popcorn Ceiling with a Brilliant Amazon Find
Just like that, the popcorn ceiling is completely gone.
Jul 28, 2023
B&A: A Builder-Grade Entryway Gets a Welcoming DIY Refresh for $2,000
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A few DIY projects made a big difference in adding some warmth to this bare entryway.
Jul 27, 2023
For Your Next Furniture Redo, Skip Hardware and Try This Instead
Home Projects
It’s whimsical and budget-friendly, too!
Jul 27, 2023
The Small/Cool Contest’s Cleverness Winner DIYed a Murphy Bed and More
Small/Cool Contest
Bright colors and brilliant, space-saving DIYs? Yes, please.
Jul 27, 2023
Your Basic Bi-Fold Closet Doors Need This Budget-Friendly DIY Makeover
Home Projects
It’s amazing what you can do with paint and trim.
Jul 26, 2023
Watch HGTV Stars Make a “King-Sized” Guest Room with Twin Beds
“I love creating designs that are out of the box.”
Jul 26, 2023
B&A: An IKEA BILLY Hack Makes a Bathroom-Laundry Hybrid Work Beautifully
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“Because this is a small apartment, this room had to accommodate both a bathroom and a laundry area,” this apartment owner says.
Jul 25, 2023
B&A: A "Glum and Grubby" ’80s Kitchen Gets an Under-$600 Refresh
Home Projects
Before, the fruit tiles, tan color scheme, and melamine cabinets were straight out of 1985.
Jul 24, 2023
This IKEA Hack Turns a Modern HEMNES Dresser into a Vintage Heirloom
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The DIYer behind this design was a total novice when she completed the project, and she has some smart insights to share.
Jul 24, 2023
B&A: After This Gray Kitchen’s Sunny Redo, Every Hour Is Golden Hour
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Now, the DIYer says the kitchen “feels like walking into a giant hug.”
Jul 22, 2023
B&A: A Bare Entryway Is Now Functional, Cozy, and Family-Friendly
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This home blogger has great advice for creating an entryway that works for you.
Jul 21, 2023
This TikToker Transformed Her Closet Using $40 Target Bookcases
IKEA isn’t the only source for hackable furniture pieces.
Jul 21, 2023
This TikToker DIYed a Tabletop Fire Pit That Also Repels Mosquitoes
You’ll be making your space bug-free along with adding ambiance.
Jul 20, 2023
B&A: This IKEA KALLAX Wine Rack Hack Came Together in 30 Minutes
HOME PROJECTS
If you’re a DIY novice looking for an easy IKEA hack to start out with, this KALLAX upgrade is your friend.
Jul 19, 2023
B&A: 2 Upholstery Projects Create Distinct Zones in This Tiny Bedroom
Home Projects
“I wanted it to be a small and mighty room — tiny but big in personality,” this DIYer says.
Jul 18, 2023
This Mural-Loving DIYer’s Must-Have Tool for Bold Paint Projects
Home Projects
This DIYer’s home is filled with tons of paint projects, large and small. Here’s the tool she says was essential for pulling them off.
Jul 18, 2023
B&A: A Builder-Grade Kitchen Gets a Bespoke Boho Redo for Under $2,500
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With a stylish solution for the existing wood cabinets!
Jul 17, 2023
Jasmine Roth Uses Stacked Crates in a Super-Chic Way
Milk crates, but make it grown-up.
Jul 17, 2023
B&A: A Budget-Savvy Bedroom Redo Has a Chic Fix for Ugly Closet Doors
HOME PROJECTS
It’s no surprise this redo is full of great design and DIY ideas — it belongs to the Small/Cool Contest winner from 2021!
Jul 16, 2023
Before and After: A Plain Gray IKEA HEMNES Dresser Goes Boho Chic for Just $120
This redo brings a whole new vibe to this gray dresser.
Jul 14, 2023
Joanna Gaines’ Fireplace Makeover Uses Wood Paneling in a New Way
Her most recent room do-over features a fun alternative to plain paint or busy wallpaper.
Jul 14, 2023
Someone Turned an IKEA Lamp into an Everything Bagel and It’s Amazing
Move over, Swedish meatballs.
Jul 14, 2023
B&A: A Gutted Bathroom Gets a Candy-Colored Redo Full of Clever Ideas
HOME PROJECTS
Buying secondhand tile for the floor and shower saved a ton of money — it cost just $100 to tile the whole room.
Jul 13, 2023
B&A: $100 and One Weekend Make This Old Table Look Designer
The secret: epoxy!
Jul 13, 2023
The $10 DIY Project That Brings Me Joy Every Time I Come Home
Living
It’s renter-safe, too.
Jul 13, 2023
This Father-Son Duo Turned an Old Shed into a “Tiny Mansion”
It might just be the world's largest tiny home.
Jul 13, 2023
B&A: A Small Sunroom’s $800 Revamp Is Cozy, Boho, and Renter-Friendly
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This renter-friendly redo has a great solution for brightening up a retro wood-paneled space.
Jul 12, 2023