03/03/2012 02:21 pm ET Updated Oct 11, 2012

Weekend DIY: 8 Ways To Fix Up Your Home In 2 Days Or Less

Sometimes there's just not enough time during the workdays to accomplish even the simplest diy home projects. Thankfully, you have this weekend to tackle any fix-me-ups. Don't know where to start? Use any one of our eight DIY ideas as a starter point. We've rounded up projects so simple and affordable that after you finish painting the front door, you might even want to give a side table a coat. Here's hoping...

Flip through our slideshow for this week's upgrade ideas, and don't forget to let us know what home projects are on your to-do list.