Who doesn’t love a good DIY project? Not only are DIY projects budget conscious, it is a great learning experience, and you are able to customize the color, style, and look to fit right into your space. Whether you are a seasoned DIY-er or you have never tackled a home project and are looking for a way to jump in and get your feet wet, this 5 projects (all of which can be done in a day!) are the perfect place to start!


Bead Chandelier

This Pottery Barn dupe from The House that Lars Built is a showstopper-and not just because of the cascading wooden beads.

The Pottery Barn version will set you back $800, but this DIY version will only cost you an afternoon and $170. Roll up your sleeves, and check out the  full tutorial here.



DIY Picture Frame Terrarium

If you are looking for a quick & easy DIY, and need a place to display those beautiful succulents (or countless other things) in your home, look no further. This DIY picture frame Terrarium from Liz Marie is elegant, simple, and customizable with endless possibilities!

All you is a few picture frames, some hot glue, and your imagination to make this stunning accent to for your home! Check out the full tutorial here.


DIY Pallet Fire Pit

Summer is a time for late-night bonfires and marshmallow roasting. If building a fire pit has been on your DIY to-do list for a while, wait no longer! DIY pallet fire pits are easy and inexpensive. This DIY, found on 99 Pallets, allows you to create a unique fire pit with firewood storage.

With a few pallets, concrete tiles and a steel pot, you’re ready to roast marshmallows on a cool summer night. Now you’re ready to set the date for your next outdoor BBQ party! Click here for the full tutorial.


DIY Campaign Dresser

Why spend thousands on a campaign dresser when you can just dress one up with a few accents from the hardware store for a fraction of the cost?

Check out this DIY from The Beautiful Mess to see how she dramatically changed the look of this IKEA dresser by adding campaign hardware.

Click here for the full tutorial.








Easy and inexpensive projects like these can make a MAJOR impact on your home’s value!

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