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DIY HOME PROJECTS & TUTORIALS

Check out the latest DIY home projects to try at home. These simple DIY tutorials are perfect for homeowners and beginner DIY enthusiasts. Enjoy the process of creating a home that functions for your family and brings you joy every day!

Here are the most popular DIY home projects and tutorials this month!

My Favorite Painting Tools

Paint is one of my favorite tools when it comes to DIY home projects! Here are the paint supplies I use most often when it comes to painting projects around the house.


Latest DIY Blog Posts

  • Decoupage Seashells to Create a Beautiful Decorative Dish
    Create a beautiful vacation keepsake with this easy DIY project. Decoupage seashells or oyster shells that you brought home from your beach vacation!
  • Sherwin-Williams Upward 6239 | Paint Color Review
    Let’s do a paint color review of Upward, Sherwin-Williams (SW 6239) color of the year choice for 2024! Every year, top paint brands choose a paint color for the new year that they expect to be trending in home interiors. Let’s dig in as to why this denim blue is THE color of 2024 according to Sherwin Williams.
  • How to Polish Tarnished Silver to Make it Look Shiny and New
    I love finding beautiful items at estate sales or thrift shopping that are made from quality materials, like silver. Oftentimes, these beauties are hidden under a layer of tarnish just waiting for someone to polish them up and make them shiny again!
  • Create Your Own Unique Match Holder with Striker | DIY
    Last Updated on February 6, 2024 by lindseymahoney Making your own DIY match holder instantly elevates a boring household item into a unique piece of home decor! If you are …
  • Easy DIY Paint Chip Bookmark for Valentines Day
    Last Updated on February 1, 2024 by lindseymahoney This Valentine’s Day my daughter asked if we could DIY the Valentines for her classroom. We decided to create a paint sample …
  • Easy DIY Checkered Mirror Using Leftover Paint Samples
    This DIY checkered mirror was so easy and the perfect solution for a boring floor-length mirror I have owned for years. I have been looking for a large mirror for a few months now and have not found one that I love.
  • How to Clean Paint Brushes – The Easy Way!
    My toxic trait is that I love DIY paint projects but I HATE to clean the paint brushes afterward! It sounds simple to wash your paintbrushes right after you complete a project, but that is the last thing I want to do after painting for hours. This year I am going to listen to my own advice and take better care of my paintbrushes.
  • Sherwin Williams Svelte Sage Color Review
    Svelte Sage (SW 6164) by Sherwin Williams is the perfect neutral green paint color for your home and I am excited to dive into a complete color review!
  • 10 Unique Ways to Decorate with Christmas Tree Trimmings
    Decorating your home with Christmas tree trimmings offers a multitude of benefits. First, it is a cost-effective way to add a festive touch to your space. Instead of purchasing new decorations each year, you can repurpose the trimmings from your tree, saving both money and the environment.
  • How to Wrap a Present So It Looks Beautiful Every Time
    hen I wrap a present for loved ones, I want the packaging to be as beautiful as the gift inside! A Christmas tree goes up a level when there are beautifully wrapped gifts tucked under the tree.
  • Create a Beautiful Christmas Garland Mantel | Affordable DIY
    I am thrilled with the asymmetrical Christmas garland mantel DIY I created for this year! Just like every other holiday season, it can be a struggle to design the magical winter wonderland I have in my imagination without spending a fortune, but I do love the challenge.
  • How to Make Art Prints Look Like a Vintage Painting
    Unique artwork throughout a home has the opportunity to tell a story and turn a house into a home. If I could buy custom paintings and hang them throughout my home I would, unfortunately, not have the budget to fill my walls with original artwork all at once. As I continue to slowly collect original art, I am excited to share this easy and affordable DIY to make art prints look painted with a simple technique.
  • How to Make a Beautiful Pumpkin Flower Arrangement
    Looking for an easy and affordable floral arrangement to display on your Thanksgiving table? Look no further than this beautiful pumpkin flower arrangement that is perfect for autumn! This unique floral arrangement costs less than $20 and adds a festive touch to any tablescape. These flowers aren’t just to set the table, they also make a great gift! In total, this project took about 30 minutes to create two arrangements.
  • Must-Try Spooky Halloween Decor with Easy Photo Filter DIY
    Looking for an easy Halloween DIY that your family will love? This spooky Halloween photo filter DIY is the perfect craft that everyone will love! I first saw this creepy DIY at a friend’s house and I knew I had to create my own to display in our house.
  • 2024 Color of the Year Round-up From Popular Paint Brands
    It’s that time of year again when our favorite paint brands predict the most popular paint colors in the new year! It is clear that the blue hue is predicted to be a popular paint color in 2024, based on the Color of the Year choices.
  • Fall Wreath DIY using Decor From the Dollar Tree
    Are you looking to add some festive fall flair to your home without breaking the bank? Hang a beautiful custom, autumn wreath on your door to welcome guests to your home! The Dollar Tree is a fantastic place to find affordable supplies to DIY your own wreath this fall.
  • DIY Checkered Frame | Fun and Easy Decor Trend
    This year, the checkered pattern has become a popular home design trend and I love it! Incorporating a checkered pattern into your home decor is a great way to add a modern element to the design. I am joining the checkered trend bandwagon with this easy DIY checkered frame project!
  • Transform Your Concrete Patio with a Fresh Coat of Paint | How To
    Is your concrete patio looking dull and uninviting? It’s time to give it a fresh new look with a coat of paint. Painting your concrete patio is a simple yet effective way to transform its appearance and bring new life to your outdoor space.
  • Painting Furniture DIY | Ultimate Beginner’s Guide
    Painting furniture is my favorite budget-friendly DIY when I need a fresh new look while decorating a space. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced DIYer, this guide has all the information you need to successfully paint your furniture and create a beautiful, customized piece for your home.
  • The Ultimate Guide to Hanging a Window Box
    If you’re looking to add some charm and beauty to your home, hanging a window box is a great option. Whether you want to showcase colorful flowers or grow your own herbs, this ultimate guide will provide you with step-by-step instructions and helpful tips to make the process of hanging a window box a breeze.
  • 8 DIY Garden Edging Ideas for a Beautiful Yard
    If you’re looking to spruce up your garden and add some visual interest, consider adding some DIY garden edging. Not only does it add beauty and definition to your yard, but it can also help keep your garden organized and prevent plants from spilling over into unwanted areas. Here are 8 creative ideas to get you started.
  • How to Paint a Shed Yourself | Beginner’s Guide
    If you’re looking to spruce up your backyard, painting your shed is a great place to start. With a little bit of time and effort, you can transform your shed into a beautiful and eye-catching feature of your outdoor space. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced DIYer, this guide will walk you through the steps to paint your shed like a pro.
  • 9+ Creative DIY Kitchen Backsplash Ideas
    Looking to give your kitchen a fresh new look without spending a fortune? A DIY backsplash can be a great way to add some personality and style to your space. From peel-and-stick tiles to unique stencils, there are plenty of affordable and creative options to choose from. Check out these DIY backsplash ideas for inspiration.
  • How to Update a Picture Frame Mat with Paint
    Are your picture frames looking a little dull and outdated? Give them a fresh new look with a simple coat of paint on the mat board. This easy tutorial will show you how to update your picture frames and add a pop of color to any room in your home.
  • Old Swing Set Makeover Reveal | Easy DIY
    This old swing set has had some great times, but it was in dire need of a DIY makeover! In a few short days, we turned a tired, old swing set into a beautiful swing set that looks brand-new.
  • How to Make a Shaker-Style Peg Rail for $20! | Easy DIY
    Looking for a fun way to spruce up your home without spending a fortune? A peg rail can be the perfect project for any budget and is a super easy DIY. Shaker peg rails are not only a classic and timeless design, but they are also incredibly functional too! For just $20, I installed a cute peg rail in my brother’s kitchen that fits the style and age of the home and is great for organization.
  • The Easy Way to Paint Kitchen Cabinets (no sanding!)
    Paint is one of the easiest and most affordable ways to transform a space. These days, you can paint just about anything you can think of including walls, floors, furniture, and kitchen cabinets! This step-by-step tutorial shows you how to easily paint kitchen cabinets, even for those beginner DIY’ers!
  • $200 Budget Friendly Kitchen Makeover – Top Tips!
    This DIY kitchen makeover is one of my favorite projects yet! My brother and sister-in-law, Jon and Shannon, live in a beautiful 1930s home with their three adorable boys, but their small kitchen was not as functional (and pretty) as they would have liked. Because a full renovation is not in the cards right now, we came up with a very affordable plan to increase the function for their family and give this small kitchen a glow-up!
  • 7+ Easy Rub N Buff DIY Ideas for Beginners
    If you enjoy DIY projects, chances are you have used Rub ‘n Buff a time or two! This tiny little tube has the ability to turn a tacky-looking object into something that looks antique or even real brass. Do you remember the line in Meet the Fockers, “you can milk anything with nipples”? Well, you can add rub n buff to any object with a surface! Don’t ask me why that scene pops into my head when I use this product, it just does. This wax buffs smoothly onto wood, glass, porcelain, metal and many more surfaces.
  • Super Simple Seashell Dish | Rub ‘n Buff DIY
    I love a quick and easy DIY and this cute seashell dish definitely qualifies as one. I updated our guest bedroom a few months ago and decided to add a small dish to the nightstand for our visitors to place jewelry or other trinkets. This DIY project took about 10 minutes and I used items that we already owned – now that is a win!