Category: DIY Tips

100 Unbelievably Cheap DIY Home Decor Crafts

Do you ever get that urge to do something for your home, to craft something…anything that could make your home more beautiful, more customized, more…you? All it takes is one successful attempt at DIY home decor to get hooked and to want more so if you’ve already done this once you’re probably already looking for…

Wood as Strong as Steel?

wood as strong as steel

New Chemical Treatment Makes ‘Super Wood’ That Could Replace Steel It can make soft woods over 10 times as strong. Scientists at the University of Maryland have, through chemical treatments and crushed polymers, found a way to make soft woods over 10 times as strong as their natural form. They’re calling it “super wood.” Lightweight…

Easy Outdoor Toys You Can Make Today

Outdoor Toys

With the nice weather here, we would all like to get our kids outside more. But, unless you’re lucky enough to live right next door to a park, your kids may be lacking fun things to do outside. We found some of the neatest outdoor toy projects that you can put together today! 1. Pallet…

Create Wooden Signs With Rolled Paper Flowers

Discarded wooden pallets can be found outside of many different stores and warehouses. They are used to hold crates, boxes, and other merchandise before it goes out onto the shop floor, and when the pallets get old and worn out, they are usually tossed out. This makes them prime craft material, after you clean them…

Huge Wooden Clock Face

We have seen a few of these awesome gigantic clocks pop up around the blogosphere and they are always amazing. This one from Christina at The DIY Mommy is certainly no exception! Christina has a lucky hookup for huge wooden circles- her husband is an electrician and saved an electrical wire spool for her. She…

13 Spring Napkin Rings

DIY Napkin Rings

Spring and Easter are just around the corner! The white snow will be melting with green grass sprouting upwards. Yellow, purple, orange and pink flowers will begin to bloom. It may take some time for the weather to change, but you can transition from Winter to Spring in your home right now! And a great…

Beautiful Floating Shelves

If you struggle to make a cookie-cutter house feel like you, you are not alone. Corey from Hey There Home was dealing with creating a balance between the beautiful open floor plan of her track home, and wanting to make the space hers. In order to set her home apart from the rest of the…