Keep your laundry room organized and your ironing board out of the way with this simple industrial look ironing board rack, using scrap wood.
To get a good secure glue fix, you have to use the appropriate glue for the job. Check out my list for the best glues for every job.
Calling all beginners: easily build your own framed mirror with this simple-to-follow tutorial!
Take that ho-hum gate and turn it into a more attractive entrance to your yard with decorative and functional gate hardware!
On a quest to save money while cleaning your home? Do you want to use less chemicals when you clean? Check out this Super Frugal Laundry Detergent, along with NINE other DIY house cleaners.
It’s the BIG demo day at #SavingEtta. Taking you on one last tour before we remove 2/3 of the house! 😳🏚
Have you ever reached for a towel and realized that the towel bar was barely secured to the wall? Installing a new towel bar securely is a fairly simple DIY task!
Time to create some Hidden Storage Under our Laundry Room Sink. Having everything that we store underneath it on full display isn't so rockin'.
Do you have a solid cup holder in your car that doesn’t hold all size bottles and cups? The console cup holder in our older Honda CRV has been a constant source of frustration for us. When we drive around a corner the larger water bottles will inevitably tumble. Finally, I got tired of our bottles tipping and spilling on turns.
Best part? You'll never guess where I found the solution!
Do you love the look of copper, but the price makes your head whip the other way? Have no fear my dear! You can create inexpensive faux copper and patina for a fraction of the cost.
My chandelier was looking a bit dingy with the aged yellowing sleeves. I decided to spray paint them copper for a new look. You can do it too, with this quick and easy tutorial!
One very popular home decor item that we are going to get pretty handy with this month is antlers. If you love rustic or outdoor style, this project is perfect for you!
A rustic wine bottle centerpiece to bring some charm to your dining room table!
Easily turn that small nook into a reading library for the kiddos!
These magnetic curtain tie backs are easy to make, and fun to customize to your decor. Perfect for renters who can't put holes in the walls for hooks!
Quick Wood Staining Tips to save you time!
This is such an easy DIY and the results are absolutely beautiful!
Easily create a beautiful jewelry dish from CONCRETE with this tutorial.
When I tell people there are very few reasons you need to hire a plumber, they are doubtful. I'm sharing eleven plumbing fixes you can complete yourself!
I’ve been on a major mission to purge things I no longer use or love from my house. I have almost completely filled our dining room with things to donate. I had contemplated donating my cobalt kitchen canisters because the color wasn’t making me happy anymore. But, then I realized that I could give them an entirely new look with some spray paint.
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Leaky faucet? Try replacing the valve - an easy ten minute fix!
This DIY bread and cheese board has a beautiful marble inlay that's perfect for keeping the cheese cool!
A candy-free valentine idea for you - a leather heart necklace.
Cleaning a boys' bathroom is no joke - check out my tips and tricks to help you make it out alive!
Get some kitchen cart inspiration with this quick and easy makeover!
We have the PERFECT project to integrate a favorite recipe into your home decor.
Don't ditch that old canvas just yet--learn how you can update it to better suit your style using a beautiful little tapestry.
A DIY for the kiddos - turn a closet into a children's library with this easy to follow tutorial.
I love being able to review new books, especially in the New Year when I have lots of aspirations of getting organized and learning something new. Out of the many books I’ve received to review, these four are the ones I knew you’d like as much as I do.
I'm here to justify your decision to purchase two short clamps in place of one long clamp, because here's How to Make a Long Clamp with two Shorter Clamps!
On a quest to save money while cleaning your home? Do you want to use less chemicals when you clean? This is a compilation of 10 DIY Frugal Cleaners that I use in my home. You can easily make them with common household ingredients.
Have old windows lying around? Learn how to create beautiful Rustic Metal Magnetic Window Frames using galvanized metal and window frames.
Decorated Chalkboard Clipboards are a great little DIY gift idea for the teachers in your life - or anyone who uses clipboards.
Build your own DIY drawer dividers to provide customized storage that suits all your needs.
Keep your tools contained and batteries close at hand with this cordless drill storage box! Provides space for three drills, batteries and charging station.
An easy and budget friendly solution to bookshelves for kids. These rain gutter bookshelves are a great way to encourage the budding readers!
Have extra baseboards or moulding lying around? Put it to good use by building your own candle lantern! This easy tutorial shows you how it's done.
Stay organized with this DIY cutting board perfect for planning out your family's meals!
Want to get more organized this year? Check out these 29 organization hacks to help calm the chaos!
Turn that ordinary lampshade into something memorable with a map, wallpaper or poster. Make this vintage map lampshade in an afternoon.
This project was such an easy DIY! Want to learn How to Make a Folding Guitar Stand? Let's build!
At first, tiling a space in your home can seem overwhelming and confusing, but it doesn’t have to be. Doing a tile project on your own can save you a lot of money and give you a lot of satisfaction! Check out my five tips for tackling a tiling project on your own.
If you've ever wondered how plate walls are hung, check out this easy tutorial!
A great way to use up scrap wood AND add charm to organization: make a driftwood crate.