DIY Projects

Have you ever thought you could save yourself a lot of money (and possibly time) by making something yourself? Here’s a collection of projects and ideas to appeal to your inner do-it-yourselfer, complete with the directions you need to succeed. Have fun!

Painted Stencil Bathroom Floor

Painting a stencil design on your bathroom floor is a great way to update the look of the room, and it's a lot cheaper than new tile. Follow this guide to learn how it's done.

Easy Way to Paint a House

Find out how these products save time when revamping your home appearance. Click here to read more about the easy way to paint a home.

Using a Spray Painter

Using a spray painter is easy and will give you professional-looking results. Follow this simple guide to see how it's done.

How to Paint an Ombre Accent Wall

This ombre wall painting project is fairly simple, but it results in a gorgeous, eye-catching accent wall. It's great for a living room, dining room, or just about any place in your home that needs a little extra visual appeal.

A Simple Guide to Painting a Stone Fireplace

Painting the textured surface of a stone fireplace requires a little more planning than your average painting project. But it's not hard if you use a paint sprayer and you know how to prep for the job.

Wooden Star Decoration for the Fourth of July

We have the step-by-step instructions to build these cool wooden stars to hang on your front door, backyard deck or fireplace mantel.

DIH Workshop: Concrete Tray

Learn how to build a beautiful concrete serving tray at our Do-It-Herself Workshop on 6/15 from 6:30pm to 8pm.

DIY Backyard Deck Reuild

This spacious backyard deck is in place where an old, poorly constructed one once stood. Follow along as this spacious-- and well thought-out-- deck comes together.

DIY Faux Coffered Ceiling

Make your drab ceiling the center of attention with this faux coffered ceiling made from beadboard and moulding.

DIY Pallet Dog Bed

Give your four-legged friend the perfect lounge with this simple DIY dog bed!

DIY Floating Deck

This DIY floating deck tutorial will help bring your backyard to the next level!

DIY Barn Door Window Treatment

Upgrade your space with this DIY barn door window treatment tutorial!

Small Balcony Makeover for Spring

Transform your apartment balcony into a summer oasis with easy, renter-friendly updates!

Creating the Perfect Patio Oasis

Here's a patio oasis that's ready for just about any temperature-- from hot and sunny to chilly. Check out the gorgeous photos from this backyard in Texas.

DIY Standing Mirror Cabinet

Add a new DIY piece to your minimalist home with this mirror cabinet. It's a great way to add some closet storage to a small apartment or loft.

DIY Window Seat for Rentals

Love window seats, but can't build in your rental? Check out this DIY window seat tutorial!

Rolling Piping Garment Rack

No closet space? No problem. This easy DIY mobile piping garment rack has got you covered.

DIY Hexagon Planter

Build this hexagon planter box for an attractive and unique way to grow flowering plants or herbs on your deck or in your backyard.

Replacing a Front Door

Take the next home improvement step with this tutorial for replacing your front door!

DIY Black Pipe Touch Dimmer Lamp

Give any space a modern, industrial look with this sophisticated wall-mounted lamp built from iron pipe.

Vertical, Versatile Pipe Light Fixture

Add edge to your space with this vertical versatile pipe light fixture

Modern DIY Black Pipe Lamp

Make a modern, industrial, black pipe lamp in 30 or less!

Glam Pipe Shelving with Lighting

Create a pipe shelving DIY project with lighting that's just as glamorous as it is functional! This project is made from a light kit and steel pipe and fittings that can be spray painted to fit your style.

Simple DIY Black Pipe Light Fixture

You can complete this industrial pipe light fixture in just one afternoon!

Build This Pipe Pendant Light for Your Kitchen

Bring the industrial feel into your home with this pipe lighting fixture.

DIY Industrial Pipe Lamp

Channel an industrial lamp with this easy DIY pipe lamp tutorial!

3 Step Living Room Makeover

Go from unfinished to fab in three easy steps for this living room makeover!

DIY Farmhouse Table

Add a rustic flair to your dining room decor with this DIY farmhouse table. We have the step-by-step tutorial!

Make This DIY Toy Box

Help bring a bit of order back to your homes with a custom toy box that you can easily create yourself.

Clever DIY Rolling Storage Solution

Looking to get organized but need budget-friendly storage ideas? Build this DIY rolling storage from simple materials found at The Home Depot.