07/28/2012 11:35 am ET | Updated Oct 11, 2012

Weekend DIY Ideas: 10 Ways To Spruce Up Your Home In Less Than 2 Days (PHOTOS)

There are only a few weeks of summer left -- so why not make the most of them? We're talking weekend DIY ideas, where we accomplish the little things on our to-do list that require little-to-some effort but deliver maximum payoff. Trimming the hedges and making your own planter boxes will beautify your home well into fall, and hanging a medicine cabinet or putting dimmers on your lights will make life a little easier. Before the kids head back to school and your vacation is a distant memory, try these and a few other DIY projects from our click through gallery.

10 Weekend DIY Projects

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