01/21/2012 03:01 pm ET Updated Oct 11, 2012

DIY Ideas: 9 Do It Yourself Projects To Improve Your Home In A Weekend

Here's proof that home improvement projects don't have to take weeks to finish. We've found 9 great DIY ideas that will take you less than a weekend to complete, but will make a big impact. From turning an entryway into a clutter-containing mudroom to finding a surprising new use for a broken door, these projects are deceptively simple but altogether impressive.

So click through the slideshow below, and let us know of any DIY ideas you're considering this weekend. They could be featured in our slideshow next week!