DIY Airplane Stencil
If you've come down with a case of boring-dresser-itis, the girls from Classy Clutter have the perfect medicine—a DIY stencil. Get the template for this incredible biplane design right here and prepare for takeoff!
DIY Canned Food Cabinet
While pondering what to do with the awkward space between her refrigerator and wall, one of our favorite community bloggers came up with a solution both stylish and functional. This DIY canned food cabinet is one of our most popular posts yet—and it's no wonder why.
DIY Penny Floor
If you can't pave the streets with gold, pennies are an affordable substitute! Armed with adhesive, lacquer, grout, and a collection of pennies, the creative mind at The House of Bing turned a mundane staircase into a glittering copper corrider. Check it out right here.
The House of Bing
Grandpa's Paint Secrets
People who are older than us know more than us, right? I believe it. And when you check out these painting secrets passed down to the blogger at The Craftsman from his grandfather, a professional painter, you'll believe it too.
How To: Add Trim to Cabinets
If you want to add a little swank to an otherwise spartan cabinet, think about attaching crown molding at the top. The result? Elegance at its best. And don't worry, the DIY maven at Our Home from Scratch talks you through every step of the way.
Our Home from Scratch
Some of the most playful DIY projects take shape outdoors. Here's a prime—and primary-colored—example! This fun and flashy DIY seesaw dresses up old school fun in a very new school way.
How To: Paint a Distressed Furniture Finish
Achieving that perfect distressed look, antique but still crisp and clean, is no easy feat. Our resident furniture reviver at Alchemy Fine Living lays out the dos and don'ts of making new look old, and old look...wonderful. Check it out!
Alchemy Fine Living
DIY Map Wallpaper
Calling all world travelers, we've got the perfect project to satisfy your wanderlust. Maps become wallpaper in this easy DIY. Cover your walls with the streets from your memories—or even the streets from those dream voyages you've been saving up for.
House of Bing
DIY Factory Cart
A discarded pallet finds new life as a gorgeous factory cart-cum-coffee table in this inspiring project from Blissfully Ever After. By modeling this piece after one seen in a catalogue, this DIY expert proves that making it yourself pays off in both dollars and panache.
Blissfully Ever After
If you have the money to hire a handyman for every household woe, go ahead. But if you want to hang on to your cash and exercise some self-sufficiency, check out these clever products that solve a million and one little problems around the house. Go now!