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I LOVE my new closet! Re-purposed wood and pipe fittings (plus a few things from the hardware store) = a fabuluosly industrial style chic closet. Inspired by domestiphobia.net and courtesy of my GC. *Notice that you can't stub your toe on the pipe AND a dust mop sweeps right through easily! #minimalist #DIY

Build your own coffee bar! This project is made with industrial-style black pipes and wood--that's it! Get that classic coffee bar look in your own home.

Pipe shelving is a trendy way to add storage space to just about any room. These galvanized pipe shelves are the centerpiece of a laundry room makeover by Brandi of Don't Disturb This Groove. See the tutorial on The Home Depot Blog.

In 2016, Houzz predicts that kitchens will eschew the perfect, polished look for a more eclectic vibe. Instead of only incorporating one or two materials, homeowners will turn to a variety of opposing styles to create a truly personalized space. This Manhattan kitchen, which features a rustic wood ceiling, a white subway tile backsplash, a vintage inspired rug, and shiny white countertops, is a perfect example.

Wing Mirror

Fresh Home Trick. The blogger has listed 10 different scent ideas for us to try. Some for the holidays, some Summery, just a great list!

- Step Into These Celebrity Home Makeovers for the Holidays on HGTV. Former NFL running back Tiki Barber opens up his home for a seasonal makeover

window decorations: pipe cleaners and ornaments (hang from a tension curtain rod if needed)

You could easily find random letters at craft stores or in garage sales and paint them to look like this.

Holiday Entru for Christmas: campestre, colores neutros, huyendo de los típicos verde y rojos tan cansinos para mi. Mañana os haré una foto de uno de mis escaparates, árbol neutro y básico, bola con luz, la sencillez para mi es la base del perfeccionismo.

... winter is coming // hot strawberry chocolate ...

DIY: How to Make a Child-Sized Picnic Table | eHow

Free DIY Project Plan: Learn How to Make a Wooden Trash Can

DIY Pallet Bookshelf Table In Under an Hour

Build a Vegetable Bin Cupboard free DIY Project and Furniture Plans

Woodworking for Mere Mortals: Free woodworking videos and plans. : Get organized! Canned goods dispenser.

Simmer a pot of this natural air freshener to add instant fall to your home.

Get creative with your porch for fall. I can't wait to try some of these awesome and easy ideas. 10 Front Porch Decor Ideas for Fall via tipsaholic.com #frontporch #fall #autumn

Storage Building Plans Storage building plans 36 results Need more storage space Find a storage building plan that will meet your needs and budget at Menards Discover thou

how to build a shed... This is a neat site and really is do-able... only you can't live in it, which is my main goal in building something. You have to be careful about your areas specs on livable housing. There are so many rules and regs. now grrr

Build Your Own Simple Shed From Scratch - PopularMechanics.com

Ana White | Build a Small Cedar Fence Picket Storage Shed | Free and Easy DIY Project and Furniture Plans

How to fix a running toilet

DIY HOME REPAIRS --- This website is seriously the COOLEST site for homeowners! Just type in what you want to do/fix around your home and the website tells you how to do it!

How to: replace a wax ring seal - #diy #toilet #tip