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24 Awesome DIY Wall Organization Stations

Make use of vertical space with these DIY wall organizer ideas for your home office or as a command center/family organization wall.  See more ideas in our One-Hour Family Organization Station and 55 Functional DIY Wall Decor Organizers and Shelves. 24 Awesome DIY Wall Organizer Ideas  Every home has a dumping ground – you know, […] The …

25 DIY Bar Carts and Accessories

Get ready to host your next party with these ideas for DIY bar carts and accessories. We have idea for every style and space. Looking for more great bar ideas? Build a rustic bar with a galvanized metal top, or build a wood bar cart. And don’t forget to build some bar stools! 25 DIY Bar […] The …

Caulking Tips for Beginners

 Caulk. It can be intimidating and definitely takes some time, but use these caulking tips and you’ll love the finished, professional look you create! Use your caulking skills on these projects: Beginner Tips and Tricks for Installing Trim  —  Built-In Bookshelves for Your Home  —  Build a Wall-to-Wall Built-In Desk and Bookcase By Colleen of Lemon Thistle […] The …

Front Porch Decorating Ideas

These front porch decorating ideas will help you turn the entrance to your home into an inviting and lovely place! Also see: DIY Outdoor Wedding Decorations  –  The Best Outdoor DIY Projects  –  13 Ways to Hide Outdoor Eyesores  Front Porch Decorating Ideas When it’s time to spring clean your porch and patio, start by […] The …

DIY Mirror Frame

This DIY mirror frame is a simple build that will upgrade your bathroom to the next level! More bathroom ideas:  How to raise a vanity  –  How to install a pocket door  –  Installing a Penny Tile Backsplash + Floating Shelf Tutorial: DIY Mirror Frame The frame is installed using mirror adhesive and nails making […] The …

30 Raised Garden Bed Ideas

Both beginning and experienced gardeners love raised garden beds. Here are 30 cool ideas for raised garden beds, from the practical to the extraordinary. More gardening ideas: tips for gardening with kids, front yard landscaping ideas, and creative flower bed ideas. 30 Raised Garden Bed Ideas Both beginning and experienced gardeners love raised garden beds, […] The …

How to Make a Wooden Bench from Just 2 Boards

Come learn how to make a wooden bench. This simple build requires just two boards (2x8x8′) and takes less than an hour! More to build using structural lumber:  How to build space-saving benches for a small deck  –  How to build a hexagon planter  –  How to build a garden arbor/wedding arch How to Make […] The …

Large Outdoor DIY Monogram Letter Planter Box

Watch how to build an outdoor DIY monogram letter using easy to follow woodworking plans. This large wood monogram planter box holds flowers, succulents, or herbs for a big impact on your porch or at an outdoor wedding.  You’ll also love our other outdoor woodworking plans like our raised garden bed table and garden arbor […] The …

Painting Wood Furniture: How to Permanently Cover Knots and Stain

Painting wood furniture has its difficulties! Learn to permanently block tannin bleed-through from wood stains and knot holes with these two tried-and-tested options. Also helpful: How to Choose the Best Paint for furniture  –  How to Refinish Wood Furniture (no sanding!)  –  Must Know Tips to Prep and Refinish Furniture Painting Wood Furniture: Preventing Tannin […] The …

Installing Trim: A Beginner’s Guide

Installing trim just got do-able for beginners! Crown molding, chair rail, window and door casing, and shadow box trim —  Jenny did it all as a complete beginner and she’s sharing what she learned so you can do it, too! More for you: Ultimate Guide to Wainscoting  –  DIY Craftsman Window Trim (with no angle […] The …