Before and After: A Curbly House Garden Shed & Mini Backyard Makeover

The inside of the Curbly House has received a whole lot of love over the last couple years, while the backyard has been ignored with a capital "I" -- but not any more! Check out the progress we've made on this outdoor space.

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Roundup: 10 DIY Dorm Room Decorating Ideas

It's that time of year again, when summer ends and it's time to go back to school. And if you're a college student, that means it's dorm room decorating time! Here are ten great DIY ideas that will have your space looking colorful and unique in no time. 

How to: Make a Patterned Mousepad from a Cork Mat

With a few inexpensive materials and less than 30 minutes of your time, your desk will be looking extra snazzy with this fun and easy DIY project!

efore and After: How to Style and Organize your Desk in 6 Simple Steps

If your desk is disorganized, a little messy, or just kind of boring we have some tips to help get your desk organized and looking good, in a flash!

Roundup: 12 Stylish Stools and Benches You Can Make Yourself

Stools and benches always come in handy and, if you're in the market for one, we've rounded up 12 awesome, inexpensive options you can make yourself! 

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How To: Make Your Own Oversized Picture Frames -- For Cheap!

By: Capreek Sep 02, 2014

Having artwork or photography custom framed is expensive -- there's no way around it. Having a giant piece of art framed? Well, you may just have to sell your first born. With this simple DIY framing project, though, you can save your progeny and your pennies and still have some fantastically framed… Continue Reading

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Eye Candy: 13 Colorful and Inspiring Kitchens

By: Brittni mehlhoff Sep 02, 2014

There is something about a colorful kitchen that just makes people happy. My guess is because it's less expected to have bold pops of color in a kitchen, than in a living room or bedroom, for example. Whatever the reason, though, I'm rounding up some of the most colorful kitchens I could find, to get away from the typical whites and neutrals we're all used to seeing in the heart of the… Continue Reading

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10 Super Clever Bathroom Storage And Organization Ideas

By: Faith-towers Sep 02, 2014

Clever Bathroom Storage & Organization Ideas

I don't know about you, but storage is a major issue in my bathroom. It's a tiny space to begin with, and the only real built-in storage is the vanity. So I've had to get creative. Here is some of my… Continue Reading

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Roundup: 10 Small But Totally Gorgeous Bathrooms

By: Faith-towers Sep 01, 2014

10 Beautiful Small Bathrooms

My bathroom is small. I can stand in one place and reach the sink, the toilet and the shower. So I'm always inspired by what other people have done with their small spaces. Keep reading to check out ten of my recent… Continue Reading

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7 DIY Project Ideas for Your Weekend

By: Brittni mehlhoff Aug 29, 2014

Planning to tackle any DIY projects over the long weekend? I've rounded up a handful of my favorite projects for you to try, just in case. There's a how-to for leather stamped herb tags, some DIY artwork, and more. Here are 7 diy projects to potentially take on over the Labor DayContinue Reading

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Before and After: Mountain Dresser Ikea Hack

By: Rachel mae smith Aug 29, 2014

Before and After: DIY Modern Mountain Dresser MakeoverLike most people on a budget who don't want to compromise their style, I love a good Ikea hack. Lidy of Hello Lidy shows us how a fresh coat of paint and new knobs can… Continue Reading

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Weekend Project: How To Marble Surfaces with Gold Leaf

By: Brittni mehlhoff Aug 29, 2014

Nail polish marbling is neat and all, but gold leaf marbling? That sounds even better. Learn how you can recreate this technique and transform household items, like pencil cups, into golden marbled looking… Continue Reading

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Roundup: 5 Decorative Uses For Ladders

By: Lexy.b.ward Aug 29, 2014

DIY ladder decor

Ladders are becoming more and more popular as decoration. Here are five ladder decor ideas that are pretty AND practical! I'm kind of in love with #4.  … Continue Reading

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Before & After: Hellish Kitchen Gets Heavenly Makeover

By: Diy maven Aug 29, 2014

This kitchen was scary, and not in a good way. The matching floor and cabinets for that 'coffin' feeling. The fake brick backsplash reminiscent of a medieval dungeon. The enormous, dark range hood protruding from the… Continue Reading

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Before and After: A Curbly House Garden Shed and Mini Backyard Makeover

By: Alicia Aug 28, 2014

The inside of the Curbly House has received a whole lot of love over the last couple years, while the backyard has been ignored with a capital "I".

We partnered with Lowe's to make some small improvements to the backyard and ended up with a mini makeover that improved the area tenfold. Read on for all… Continue Reading

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