11/30/2012 06:09 pm ET

Weekend DIY Ideas: 7 Easy Ways To Fix Up Your Home In 2 Days (PHOTOS)

As the weather gets colder and the hours of daylight continue to dwindle, the days seem shorter and shorter. And after a full day of work, it's hard to get much done. So this weekend, take advantage of the extra time and take on a few projects around your home. This week's edition of weekend DIY ideas will give you some inspiration to tackle those less desirable (but very necessary) projects you've probably been putting off. Stick to the basics and give your junk drawer a makeover, or take on a more daunting task such as rewiring a lamp. In the slideshow below, you'll find these and other great ideas to keep you moving and improving over the next few days.

7 Weekend DIYs

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