10 Clever And Insanely Easy Ways To Reuse Old Materials

By: Faith-towers Sep 17, 2013

File this under the "why didn't I think of that?" category. With vacation mode winding down and a new school year upon us, most of us could use a few tips to help everyday life run a bit more smoothly. But the best part about these genius ideas is that you most like already have all the materials you need right in your… Continue Reading

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Roundup: 10 DIY Sinks and Vanities (and a Tub and Shower Too!)

By: Diy maven Sep 17, 2013

DIYer's turning bowls into vessel sinks and dressers into vanities, aren't new ideas, but the DIYer's included in this roundup did it right. Also in our list are some ideas that might serve as inspiration for the next… Continue Reading

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Make It: Easy DIY Calendar Work Station

By: Capreek Sep 16, 2013

Fall is here and with the new season comes packed schedules for kids and adults alike. If your life could use some highly-visible, analog-style organization, here's a super easy DIY project from Chelsey at The PaperContinue Reading

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Before and After: A Colorful Office Chair Makeover

By: Faith-towers Sep 16, 2013

Office chairs can be pretty drab. Usually they're built more for comfort than for beauty... but that doesn't mean that you can't add a little personality to yours. All you need is paint, some bright fabric and creative… Continue Reading

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When Less is More: How to Paint a Tile Countertop

By: Diy maven Sep 16, 2013

The pass-through bar countertop of Virginia's kitchen was tiled in a 1980's pattern that took over the entire space. Actually, the pattern itself was rather interesting, it was the color-combo that drove Virginia nuts. She decided to paint… Continue Reading

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Roundup: 18 DIY Ideas for Placemats, Napkins, and Tablecloths

By: Brittni mehlhoff Sep 13, 2013

Admittedly, I'm not the greatest cook. In fact, I struggle with making a single meal without setting off the fire alarm. There is, however, one thing I can definitely help with when it comes to dinner parties and alike, as things get closer to the holidays. And that is decorating. You can count on me for table top DIYs and beyond, if you ever need help in that department. Though, I suspect you're pretty good at that stuff as well. So it's probably easier to just give you a list of cool DIY ideas for placemats, tablecloths, and napkins.… Continue Reading

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From Ouch to Awe, an Eye-Opening Kitchen Makeover

By: Diy maven Sep 13, 2013

Matt and Meredith's kitchen didn't lack for color, that's for sure. That wallpaper alone . . . , well, that had to go. And it did. (Sort of. They painted of it.) They also painted the cabinets, trim and bead board. The flooring and countertop was replaced too. All in all, this makeover was huge without too much demolition. But enough about the road to the promised land; this is where their kitchen makeover adventure ended:

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Roundup: 10 Easy DIY Serving Tray Projects

By: Faith-towers Sep 12, 2013

Pretty store bought serving trays often have not-so-pretty price tags. But lucky for us, there are tons of easy DIY solutions to this problem. Here are ten of my favorite handmade tray… Continue Reading

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Help! What's the Best Silver Metallic Paint on the Market?

By: Diy maven Sep 12, 2013

I feel sick. Last night Sweetie Pie brought home a scale model of a Boeing 717 that he received from a business associate. As I was admiring it, I turned it on its side to read the inscription on the bottom of the base that holds the arm that in turn holds the plane itself. To my utterContinue Reading

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Make It: 3D Alphabet Letters

By: Matt allison Sep 11, 2013

3D Alphabet Letters

I've long been in love with the Mr. Printables, a treasure trove of exciting, modern and inspired FREE printables for kids. These 3D alphabet letters are no… Continue Reading

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Eye Candy: 10 Colorful Kitchens

By: Faith-towers Sep 10, 2013

The majority of modern kitchens are neutral - white, beige, and gray seem to be everywhere these days. But why not have a little fun with your space? Here's some inspiration to get you thinking about brightly colored… Continue Reading

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An Affordable and Inspiring DIY Mudroom Makeover

By: Capreek Sep 09, 2013

This mudroom is a breath of fresh (dramatic) air in a world where "paint it white" is the go-to tactic for many makeovers. Check out the "after" below to see the transformation!    … Continue Reading

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Before and After: A Drastic Home Office Makeover

By: Faith-towers Sep 09, 2013

This room reminds me of my elementary school, filled with dark brown wainscoting and flesh colored walls... a look that hasn't been cool since the 1970's (and even then its cool-factor was debatable). But just wait until you see how paint completely transformed… Continue Reading

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Dresser Makeover Done TWO Ways

By: Diy maven Sep 09, 2013

 Virginia bought this roughly-used dresser two years ago for $20. She says 'it was broken in just about every way possible.' Plus, there were some souvenirs from a kid named Kevin on it. The perfect victim for aContinue Reading

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Make It: Wood Arrow Wall Art Hooks

By: Brittni mehlhoff Sep 06, 2013

Looking for an easy weekend project? Make a colorful camp-inspired art piece that doubles as a hanging wall hook. All you'll need are the materials above and you're good to go. I can't wait to try this… Continue Reading

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