06/09/2012 02:22 pm ET Updated Oct 11, 2012

Weekend DIY Ideas: 9 Ways To Fix Up Your Home In 2 Days Or Less (PHOTOS)

Summer is in full swing and if you're anything like us, you'd rather be sitting by a pool than doing chores. But, if it's hot out there and you don't have a home AC unit, then it's hot inside too. Don't succumb to heat exhaustion! We've got a few weekend DIYs that will have you resting easy (and in cool comfort) in no time. These projects include installing a window air conditioner and hanging up a tire swing. (Can you already imagine the cool breeze?) Those are just two of the nine weekend projects we recommend this week. To see them all, just click through our slideshow below.

Weekend DIYs