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DIY Branch Shelf

A truly great gift is one that makes the recipient’s life easier and is used on a daily basis. This DIY branch shelf can do both of those things, and look good while doing them. Follow along with our step-by-step tutorial to learn how to make this woodsy, minimalist coat rack for you OR someone on your Christmas […]
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Giant Greeting Card for Your Yard

When it comes to Christmas decorations for your yard, we say GO BIG with a giant greeting card. With a few tools, some plywood and exterior paint you’ll be ready to show your holiday spirit. Follow along with our step-by-step tutorial to learn how to it make your yard the neighborhood’s main attraction this season. How to Build the […]
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DIY Cheer Bookshelf Sign

Our DIY Cheer Bookshelf Sign with its sophisticated minimalism goes with every style décor. If you’re looking for a way to share your holiday sentiments and with an unusual decoration, this can make all the difference. Follow along with our step-by-step tutorial on to make your own in just a few hours. Materials Needed 2 – 2-in. x […]
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DIY Picket Snowflake

If you enjoy decorating for the holidays as much as celebrating them with family and friends, then this DIY nowflake project is for you. With just a few Dremel tools and some wooden fence pickets, you can create a winter wonderland, complete with several of these snowflake yard decorations. Follow along with our step-by-step tutorial to make […]
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DIY Wooden Bottle Tote

What makes a clever, functional gift even better? One that’s handcrafted by the giver. This DIY wooden bottle tote is the perfect blend of rustic charm and straight-up utility. Follow along with our step-by-step tutorial to make this handy bottle tote for someone on your gift list. Materials Needed 1 – 1-in. x 8-in. poplar board Tape […]
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Bathroom Vanities in 3 Unexpected Places

Bathroom vanities aren’t just for the bathroom, and we’re going to prove it. See, there are a lot of places in the home other than the kitchen or bathroom where a sink and faucet can come in really handy. And installing a bathroom vanity makes the addition of a sink more attractive, plus it adds more […]
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Wooden Crates Become a DIY Storage Ottoman

One of the most popular DIY projects here on The Home Depot Blog is a DIY storage ottoman made from two wooden crates. It’s both practical and pretty. Stow away extra blankets, books and magazines in the wooden crates, and roll them away when you need extra space in front of the sofa. The best […]
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6 Unique Versions of a DIY Serving Station

This DIY serving station is a great project, with so many ways to customize it. We asked some of our favorite bloggers to build the DIY serving station based on a Home Depot serving station tutorial and add their own twist to the project. The results are so clever and quite impressive. Take a look at these […]
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5 Awesome DIY Grilling Carts

These DIY grilling carts were built by some of our favorite DIY bloggers. Each one is functional and attractive, but each also has its own style. In some cases, they started with a grilling cart tutorial by designer Ben Uyeda of HomeMade Modern, but added their own touches to the project. Check out these awesome DIY […]
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DIY Picnic Table with Built-in Cooler

What can make a DIY picnic table even more delightful? A built-in tabletop cooler bin with a replaceable cover. The plans here are for a 6-foot-long table. At the bottom of this tutorial you’ll find a link to a downloadable and printable version of the instructions. Just follow these step-by-step instructions to build your own […]
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10 Quick Christmas Craft Ideas

The holiday season brings a whole other season in and of itself, it’s time to get crafty, homemade and thoughtful! Make your Christmas season extra festive this year with a few easy DIY projects to get you in the holiday spirit! Here’s a selection of super simple and fun Christmas craft ideas to help kick […]
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Home Depot Christmas Light Trade-in Event

The 2015 Christmas Light Trade-in Event is Over Thanks for participating! Recyle Your Old Christmas Lights It’s time to switch to LED Christmas lights, and The Home Depot wants to make that easy to do. That’s why The Home Depot is holding its 2015 Christmas Light Trade-In Event! Starting November 5, 2015, take your old incandescent Christmas […]
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DIY Industrial Lamp: Cool Desk Lamp Made From Pipe

This DIY lamp has an awesome, steam-punk style and can be put together in just a few minutes. You can find everything you need for this project at your local Home Depot store. This cool, easy-to-make pipe lamp will create a trendy look for your desk or table. It’s made from lengths of steel pipe and fittings, […]
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Craft Project: How to Make a DIY Leather Tag

Here’s how to make a DIY leather tag. You can use the tag for a key ring or luggage tag, or even for a unique gift tag. Just follow the step-by-step instructions for this fun craft project.   Materials Needed: Leather belt or cork sheet Utility knife Scissors Pencil Ruler to use as straight edge Hole […]
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How to Choose the Right Paint Sheen For Your Room

You’ve been wanting to tackle that painting project in the kitchen or the bedroom for months now and you’ve finally found the right color for your room. So what sheen should you go with for the kitchen? The bedroom? Does it even matter? Yes, the sheen of the paint can make a huge difference in […]
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DIY Sign

Here are instructions on how to build this eye-catching DIY sign– with three different types of lettering. It’s a fun and easy DIY project. Materials Needed: 1/2-in. plywood cut to approximately 88-in. x 16-in. (for the backing) 24-in. x 36-in.Twinwall Plastic Sheet Mini Glue Gun Glue Sticks Stanley Classic Retractable Blade Knife 10-Globe Clear Hanging […]
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DIY Chalkboard

This DIY chalkboard is easy to make. There are a million uses for it, too. Write seasonal greetings, display the menu at a wedding reception, guide guests to your backyard when you’re having a cookout, write a family to-do list, or let the kids have fun drawing pictures on it! For this project, we could […]
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DIY Centerpiece with Succulents

DIY Centerpiece with Succulents This cute DIY centerpiece is easy to make, and it would look great decorating a spring party, or as a way to add some greenery to your home. Materials: Leaktite 2.5 Qt. bucket Painters tape Rust-Oleum Painter’s Touch 2X Satin Fire Orange Spray Paint Rocks Burlap 1×8 pine wood Step 1 To […]
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DIY Art Project: Painted Terra-Cotta Flower Pot

In this DIY art project, we show you how to create an eye-catching painted terra-cotta pot with a harlequin pattern. Here are the steps and downloadable instructions. Skill Level: Novice Time: 24-48 hours (including primer, paint, and polyurethane drying times) Cost: Less than $50 Tools and Materials Norcal 10 in. Terra-Cotta Flower Pot Hobby knife […]
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DIY Project: Metallic Painted Ceiling

This ceiling treatment is an easy DIY project that adds drama and elegance to any room. We also have the step-by-step instructions for the metallic painted ceiling project that you can download and print. Skill Level: Novice Time: 8 to 10 hours Cost: $150 Tools and Materials 1 gallon Martha Stewart Living Precious Metals Kiwi […]
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DIY Project: Lattice Wall Pattern

Create a dynamic pattern that’s perfect for an accent wall. We have the step-by-step instructions for this lattice wall pattern DIY project. You can also download printable instructions. Skill Level: Intermediate Time: 2-5 hours, not including drying time Cost: About $115 Tools and Materials 1 gallon Behr Premium Plus Home Song paint (line color) 1 gallon Home Decorators […]
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Happy Holidays, From The Home Depot

From all of us at The Home Depot, Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!
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DIY Project: A Tile Nook to Update Your Shower

This DIY project is a great way to update your shower and create extra storage space. Here are the step-by-step instructions. We also included printable instructions you can download. Skill Level: Advanced Time: 24 – 48 hours, including drying time for mortar and grout Cost: About $240 Tools and Materials Stud finder Measuring tape Level Dust […]
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Christmas Craft Ideas: Ceramic Tile Gift Tag

This ceramic tile gift tag (or tree ornament) is fun to make and will help you dress up gifts in your own special way. It’s one of the Christmas craft ideas we have for the holiday season. Here are the step-by-step instructions, along with a downloadable version of the tutorial. Skill Level: Intermediate Time: 2 hours, […]
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Christmas Craft Ideas: Topiary Stocking Hanger

Add some greenery to your mantel with this clever stocking hanger. This is one of our Christmas craft ideas for the holiday season. Just follow the step-by-step tutorial for this Tomato Cage Christmas Tree project. We have downloadable instructions, too. Skill Level: Novice Time: 12 to 24 hours, including paint drying time Cost: Less than $50 […]
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Christmas Craft Ideas: Tomato Cage Christmas Tree

Create this cute Christmas tree using a tomato cage, some decorative fabric and a garden urn. It’s one of the Christmas craft ideas we have for the holiday season. Just follow the step-by-step tutorial for this Tomato Cage Christmas Tree project. We have downloadable instructions, too. Skill Level: Novice Time: 3 hours, including time for assembly […]
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Christmas Craft Ideas: Wreath Chandelier

Hang this beautiful double wreath from the ceiling to add a classic bit of holiday cheer to your home. This wreath chandelier is one of the Christmas craft ideas we have for the holiday season. Here are the step-by-step instructions, along with a downloadable version of the tutorial, too. Skill Level: Novice Time: 10 to […]
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Christmas Craft Ideas: Lighted Snowflake

Create a beautiful lighted snowflake to brighten your yard. It’s one of our Christmas craft ideas for the holiday season. We have the step-by-step tutorial and downloadable instructions. Skill Level: Intermediate Time: 2 hours, not including time for glue and paint to dry Cost: About $50  Tools and Materials 4 — 1/4-in. × 2-in. × 4-ft. poplar boards […]
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Christmas Craft Ideas: Snowman Wreath

Create an eye-catching Christmas display to greet your guests at the door. This is among the Christmas craft ideas we’re sharing during the holiday season. This is snowman wreath display is easy to create, and it makes a big impression. We have the step-by-step tutorial and downloadable instructions. Skill Level: Intermediate Time: About two hours Cost: […]
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Do It Yourself Headboard Project: Cornice Headboard

Adding a cornice headboard to your bed will not only will dress up your bedroom, but it will also give the room a more spacious feeling. These instructions show you how to create your own cornice headboard. We have downloadable instructions, too. Skill Level: Intermediate to advanced Time: About 8 hours Cost: About $100 Tools […]
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