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24 Cheap, Easy DIYs That’ll Make You Fall In Love With Your Home All Over Again

24 Cheap, Easy DIYs That’ll Make You Fall In Love With Your Home All Over Again

We are always on the lookout for ways for you to upgrade your home at a low cost and with easy processes. Here are 24 ways to quickly create a budget renovation that will instantly improve the appeal of your home. Most of these have links to DIY guides too.


1. This wainscoting was made by painting some frames to match the wall. Frames are easy to find at a craft store.

Via Charming Zebra

2. Regrout a shower to prevent mold.

Here’s the DIY.

Via The Coupon Project

3. Peel and stick tiles are perfect for covering up damages.

Via Family Handyman

4. Add the bounce back into your sofa by re-stuffing the cushions. It may be easier than you think.

See how here.

Via Flyingc-diy.com

5. Build a planter for your address number. If you don’t have a green thumb, find some easy-to-grow plants that are 9 Houseplants That Clean The Air And Are Virtually Impossible To Kill.

Via Shanty-2-Chic

6. Make that old countertop look like new stone.

 

Via Charles and Hudson

7. Turn a low cost dining room table into something incredible.

Via Flutterflutter.ca

8. If you want some unique feeling curtain rods, make some from copper pipes and fittings. Just be aware to keep them from tarnishing.

Via The Handmade Home

9. Create a beautiful sheet metal air grille.

Via Friendly-home

10. Combine IKEA butcher blocks with your kitchen cabinets to create this.

Via Thrifty Decor Chick

11. Here’s a way to transform your blinds into something more Roman.

Via Domestically-speaking

12. Are guests not getting the message about hanging their coats? You can install coat hangers in the closet to make it easy for them.

Via Housewives of Riverton

13. Fix molding with caulk and paint.

Via Pinterest

14. Adding vintage shutters to a bookcase is an awesome way to give it some style.

Via The Cottage Journal

15. You can frame a mirror perfectly with square molding. Here’s a DIY on how to do it, even if you don’t have a miter saw.

Via Healthy Tipping Point
Via Healthy Tipping Point

16. Here’s a DIY to use stone tiles as a mirror border.

Via The Sits Girls

17. Would you like a sweet art gallery that costs less than $20?

 

Via Atkinson Drive

18. You can meet many reflective needs by placing mirrors on bifold closet doors.

Via Bedroom.about.com

19. Does your family love sloshing in the mud? You can dry your footwear out on a tray filled with pebbles.

Via Martha Stewart

20. Whether you use a bookshelf for reading material, or DVDs, having it at the head of your bed makes for great lazy access.

Via Pinterest

21. With a countertop and two table legs, you can make an easy balcony bar to enjoy the view with.

 

Via IKEA Hackers

22. Check out this DIY on making glass shelving from quarter round molding.

Via Pretty Handy Girl
Via Pretty Handy Girl

23. Get some awesome paneled antique doors with molding.

Via BHG

24. You can use two curtains for your shower instead of one. Not sure if this is much more practical, but it sure looks nice.

Via Justine Taylor