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DIY Inspiration

How-to projects, upgrades and repairs for hands-on home improvers from This Old House and Hometalk.


DIY Inspiration

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Transform plumbing tubing and fittings into an elegant garden accent. The noble trellis comes in many shapes and sizes, all in the service of giving flowering vines an attractive scaffolding on which to climb. This version in copper can be built for about as much as wood options you'd find at the garden center.

$500.00 Builder Grade Kitchen Makeover

How to build handsome folding wood panels to dress up your landscape or block out less appealing aspects like an AC compressor or compost bin or a nosy neighbor. | Photo: John Gruen | thisoldhouse.com

Chunky candle holders made with wood from the scrap pile.

With some paint and hardware a plain garage door is transformed to a faux carriage garage door. www.hometalk.com/...

Multi-colored yardstick wainscoting adds a touch of fun to Beckie's laundry room/mud room at InfarrantlyCreati...

A mini shipping pallet DIY project: Wine Rack. Instead of storing your wine bottle on your nightstand (no judgement), build this classy wine rack VIA Instructables

Camping and fire pit season is in full swing ~ I'm going to make some of these to have on hand for when I want to start a fire the easy way. www.hometalk.com/...

DIY an outdoor sectional from pallets. www.hometalk.com/...

  • Kathy Brooks
    Kathy Brooks

    Hi Hometalk I love your board ☆ Hometalk Christmas☆ a lot and would like to participate on it. Can you please send me an invite. Thanks a lot --Kathy

Build a beverage table with a hidden surprise storage area ~ free detailed plans and instructions. www.hometalk.com/...

See how this couple gutted and remodeled their entire bathroom for under $2,000.00

  • SWEET HAUTE
    SWEET HAUTE

    Greetings, can you please add me to home talks community boards like Summer Inspiration etc Hometalk Thank I'd appreciate it! Have a great weekend :)

  • Carrie Williams
    Carrie Williams

    Pretty much anyone can remodel their bathroom with $2K....

These homeowners saved money by upgrading their kitchen but KEEPING the cabinets and giving them a whole new look. www.hometalk.com/...

Easy copper DIY project: Copper wall sconce- full how-to via Camille Styles

This is a great tutorial for an alternative to popcorn ceiling replacement ~ make a plank ceiling instead. www.hometalk.com/...

DIY Pallet Swing ~ this would be so pretty in any garden setting.

Make a great first impression ~ use stencils to paint your deck.

  • Leslie Vaughn
    Leslie Vaughn

    Maybe as a rug -look-a-like on my porch?

These concrete counters were poured and installed by the homeowner!