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02/21/2016 10:05 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

39 Lazy Girl Hacks You'll Want to Save Forever

If you want something done right, push it off, avoid dealing with it, and eventually find the easiest and quickest way to do it -- that's how the saying goes, right?

If you're not a fan of taking the long way around, these easy shortcuts are just what every self-proclaimed lazy girl (or guy) needs to make their home look amazing without too much time or effort. You might want to save these so that you have them handy for the rest of, oh, forever!

1. Add wheels to baskets for rolling storage

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Project via The Heathered Nest

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2. Spray paint hangers for an instant closet redo

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Project via Blue i Style

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3. Make a decorative wood sign with a sticker

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Project via Exquisitely Unremarkable

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4. Organize cords with a cereal box & never untangle again

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Project via The Boondocks Blog

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5. Add fabric to glass cabinets with velcro

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Project via Exquisitely Unremarkable

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6. Craft fancy window curtain finials with styrofoam

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Project via 3 Little Greenwoods

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7. Make a no-sew pillow case with placemats

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Project via Polished Habitat

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8. Decorate a chandelier with vintage finds

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Project via My Thrift Store Addiction

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9. Mark plants in your spring garden with clothespins

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Project via Chatfield Court

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10. Create pretty plant stands with tomato cages

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Project via Chatfield Court

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11. Design a masterpiece for your wall with watercolors & gold leaf

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Project via Nourish and Nestle

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12. Create the illusion of window curtains with small panels

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Project via The Magic Brush

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13. Cover switch plates in paper print-outs

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Project via A Piece of Rainbow

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14. Makeover countertops with stone textured spray paint

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Project via Bright Green Door

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15. Turn a picture frame into a decorative tray

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Project via Welcome to the Woods

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16. Use a decorative orb as a lantern cover

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Project via Lovely Etc.

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17. Stick a figurine on a lamp for this designer look

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Project via Domicile 37

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18. Make kitchen art from old cooking utensils

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Project via Anderson + Grant

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19. Make your own curtain hangers with L-brackets

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Project via The Birch Cottage

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20. Repurpose children's book covers as kid's room art

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Project via Do It Yourself Danielle

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21. Turn a shower curtain into no-sew roman shades

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Project via Dogs Don't Eat Pizza

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22. Make a $1 air freshener from an old game piece and a popsicle stick

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Project via The Heathered Nest

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23. Craft dressy curtains from bed sheets

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Project via Designer Trapped in a Lawyer's Body

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24. Roll an old sweater into an easy throw pillows

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Project via The Boondocks Blog

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25. Redo your outdoor spaces with a cover of concrete paint

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Project via Bright Green Door

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26. Make a cute storage system from cut up jeans pockets

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Project via DIY Beautify

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27. Turn a tissue box and some toilet paper tubes into a desk caddy

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Project via Domestically Blissful

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28. Use a rolling plant stand to caulk baseboards

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Project via The Palette Muse

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29. Makeover an entire wall using decals

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Project via The Sweetest Digs

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30. Craft delicate wall decor using paper doilies & paint

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Project via The Bachelorette Pad Flip

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31. Personalize your jewelry dishes with a Sharpie

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Project via Spray Paint & Chardonnay

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32. Decorate a boring lamp with cheap accessories

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Project via Re-Fabbed

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33. Give a boring bookcase a new back with black contact paper

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Project via Monica Wants It

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34. Make accent curtains with a piece of pipe and rope

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Project via The Heathered Nest

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35. Use one entire pallet to store tools in the garage

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Project via Funky Junk Interiors

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36. Turn a full pallet into a garden gate

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Project via Funky Junk Interiors

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37. Make a no-sew table runner with fusible tape

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Project via FrugElegance

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38. Fold a chic bed skirt with upholstery pins

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Project via Designer Trapped in a Lawyer's Body

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39. Make a faux board and batten wall with a few wooden planks

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Project via Donna @Funky Junk Interiors

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For more brilliant hacks, check out the Lazy Girl DIY page on Hometalk!