Sure, you've heard of turning upcycled glass jars into lanterns, but have you ever considered adding Peeps? Use a pack of colorful Peeps to add instant Easter flavor to decorative lights. Or turn one into a bunny vase.
A tension rod, usually used for curtains, can be transformed into a brilliant solution for maximizing vertical-space storage in an under-sink cabinet. Just hook spray bottles over the rod, where they're easy to grab for a quick tidying session.
Whether you decide to join the mainstream or keep living as a rebel is up to you -- we're just providing the facts.
After a little trial and error, here's an easy DIY project for a surprise lantern pull string that you could use for a variety of special occasions.
Do you feel that sun? Warmer days are just around the bend (though it might be hard to believe), and boy, are we ready for them!
A full remodel rings up at a premium. Luckily, budget-friendly DIYers can shave substantial dollars off their kitchen renovations and get a new look at a fraction of the cost. Here's a handful of creative ideas for your next project.
I'm 20 and still a reject, but these DIY communities have helped me understand that acceptance is not synonymous with any sort of mold, but something that comes with a positive environment and genuine individuals.
Changing the clocks has got us thinking about what a difference one hour makes. We all know we would benefit from an extra hour of sleep, maybe another hour to run errands, or an additional hour in our weekends, but how much of a difference can one hour make in your home?
Often, a hefty price tag is what keeps us away from our organization potential. The image of an organized closet feels luxe, often custom-built. But with a little ingenuity, the solution to every messy corner in your life is only a dollar-store run away!
I would highly recommend refinishing old cabinets instead of replacing them and I would also recommend doing it yourself. You will save literally hundreds, even thousands, depending on how many cabinets you have.
After reading just a handful of Twitter comments aimed at Arquette and pages directed toward E! and Rancic, clearly there is still an obvious need and immense desire for a platform of open dialog and feminist critique of our culture.
We at PureWow love a good DIY as much as the next gal. But those laborious, weekend-consuming endeavors aren't exactly our idea of a good time. That's why we went ahead and rounded up these seven projects, each one easy enough to pull off in a single sitting.
It's time to join in and go green, with these 12 quick and fun St. Patty's Day wreaths that are perfect for a family-wide DIY.
I am not talking about a house that simply needs a kitchen remodel or to fix up a bathroom or two. No, when I say project house I am talking a complete rip and replace of every room because we are dealing with the mold, rot and rodents type of project house.
Whether your toolbox is fully stocked or you're slowly acquiring items from your wish list, whether you're an old pro or a newbie, the tricks of the trade can make your next DIY project (or emergency) a lot smoother -- and smarter. Add these toolbox hacks to your artillery, and streamline your next project.
Think of the epic story time adventures to be had in that little nook of comfort and dreams. And the rest of the bedroom does not disappoint!