DIY Gabion — Rock Walls Without Concrete

Gabion Walls

Do you have heaps of rocks on your property or around your area? Did you know that you could use those rocks to build garden walls and fences — without using concrete? This type of fencing is actually better than concrete walls in a number of ways… They are called Gabions — wire cages or baskets filled with rocks […]

Terra cotta pot projects to spice up your garden

Terra Cotta Pots Project

Terracotta pots never go out of fashion and they never lose their appeal!  Even when they’re broken they can still add beauty to your garden. And they’re perfect for bringing both wildlife and fairies into your garden!  Use Terracotta pots to greatly improve the look of your outdoor area! These terracotta projects are great additions to […]

Awesome DIY transformations you have to see!

DIY Transformations

Ever driven down the street, seen old, unloved furniture sitting on the footpath and thought, “I could make something with that”? Old furniture pieces are often just an opportunity waiting for someone to make it happen. All it takes is a little imagination and effort as these fantastic examples prove. Have you got some ageing […]

Water Feature Project: How To Build A Terra Cotta Fountain

Terra Cotta Fountains

We all have some terra cotta planters that we’ve failed to upgrade or use for our plants. Because the pots are inexpensive and widely available, they do tend to pile up. But the clever DIY enthusiast knows better than to throw them away. Do you have spare terra cotta pots in your garden? You can […]

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas You Can Actually Make

Mothers Day Gifts

Though we don’t need and shouldn’t wait for any occasion to show how much we appreciate our love ones, certain events in the calendar help us make them feel really special. And now that Mother’s Day is just around the corner, we’ve collected some of the cutest DIY gifts anybody can do easily. Whether it’s a […]

Learn How To Build Swing Seat For Your Backyard

Swing Sets

If you have some decorating plans for your home this year, then you should consider including an outdoor-space makeover. Summer will be warmer than usual this year – perfect for lounging around the backyard or the patio, enjoying new outdoor furniture. And outdoor furniture doesn’t get much better than a comfy swing seat, right? Extend […]

How To Paint A Lace Effect On A Dresser

How To Paint A Lace Effect On A Dresser

Giving your home a fresh, new look doesn’t always require making drastic changes. Sometimes all you need is to redesign certain elements in the room, such as furniture. Take a look at this great dresser! Has your dresser become aesthetically boring, but is still in a good condition? Giving it a makeover could be easy as 1-2-3 — […]

Fabulous Dog Bed Design Ideas Your Pets Will Enjoy

Dog bed design ideas

Are you looking for a bed for your best friend? Here are some great bed designs to choose from! How could your furry friend not love these dog bed designs? You can build any or all of them yourself. If you’re looking to spend less, there are those that are built from salvaged materials such as TV consoles […]

Simple Ideas For Making Your Own Adorable DIY Terrariums

If you think your home could use a little more green, these simple terrarium ideas could be your simple solution! Terrariums are very easy to make and are low-maintenance. Hence, they are perfect for those who don’t have a green thumb, or for those who simply don’t have time to tend to plants but still want […]

Garden Ladybird Made From Recycled Plastic Spoons

Want to add some permanent colour to your garden? Here’s a great idea using plastic spoons! It’s also a great project to do with the kids! If you want year-round colour and life in your outdoor area, this ladybird decor is the solution for you. All you need are some recycled plastic spoons and you’ve got yourself cute […]

Things you can make with cardboard boxes that will blow your kids’ minds

Laundry Machine

Thinking of fun activities for your kids? You don’t need to look outside and you definitely don’t need to buy expensive toys for them to enjoy playtime. If you have unused cardboard boxes in storage, then that’s all you need for this fun DIY project! The next time you empty a cardboard box, make sure to […]

DIY Folding Pallet Gardening Bench

Do you need a potting bench in your garden? There’s nothing easier and cheaper than this DIY gardening bench we found which takes only about half an hour to make! What makes this project better than other pallet potting benches is that you don’t need a crowbar or a jigsaw to dismantle the planks. You’ll […]

Recycled Pallets Turned Into A Rustic Recycle Bin

Tired of your overflowing recycle bins? Want something bigger, better, and at the same time stylish and affordable? Then this might be the perfect project for you! Mark and Lauren of ‘The Thinking Closet’ have the perfect solution to your recycle bin problem. They too had the issue of overflowing recycle bins. Their recycle bin […]

Easy Do-It-Yourself Platform Bed

Getting a new bed can cost you a lot of money, and searching for one that will suit your taste can take a long time. So, why not make your own, and get the perfect design! Click on any image to start lightbox display. Use your Esc key to close the lightbox. You can also […]

DIY Backyard Pond & Water Feature

Is there a dull spot in your backyard or garden? We found a great water feature project to help you improve it. You can build it yourself for a fraction of the price a landscaper would charge for a similar water feature! Anyone can have a water feature in their garden or outdoor area. There are […]

Building Plan: DIY Small Open Shelf

Your bathroom can be one of the messiest parts of your home.  Partly this is because it is normally the smallest room of the house.  The other reason why our bathrooms get messy is because of the amount of products and items that get used while we’re in there. The best solution to keep your […]

Makeshift Swimming Pools

Looking for an interesting, creative, or economical way to make your own swimming pool? Installing and maintaining a permanent pool can be very expensive. You need to consider the cost of construction, filters, and overall maintenance. That’s why the idea of building a makeshift swimming pool is more appealing. The good news is that there […]

Inexpensive Patio Furniture

The outdoor area is one of the best parts of the house. It’s great for enjoying nature, entertaining, and spending some time alone. For you to fully utilize this area it should be well furnished. The good news is that you don’t have to spend a lot of money to add furniture to your outdoor […]

Cinder Block Projects

Thinking of what to do with the leftover cinder blocks from your previous project? Apparently, there’s a lot you can do with these blocks that you can consider as Legos for adults. What’s great about cinder blocks is that they’re affordable building materials that you can get from any hardware store. These blocks are used […]

Pallet Wall Projects

Is there are boring spot in your home, particularly a wall? You can make it interesting by turning it into an accent wall. And it doesn’t have to cost you a fortune! The most ideal material to use in making an accent wall is timber. But why spend money buying timber when you can make […]

Tables with Built-In Cooler/Planter

Don’t settle for a single function outdoor table and find one that can give you more. And these tables with built-in cooler/ planter have a lot to offer. The built-in cooler in the middle of the table keeps your drinks and food chilled. Just fill it with ice and your guests’ favorite beverages, then you […]

Fire Pit Swing Sets

Love relaxing around a fire and also like the occasional gentle swing? This fire pit swing set combination is for you! While swinging is part of being a kid, there are plenty of adults that still enjoy it too. These fire pit swing sets allow you to enjoy a gentle swing, and keeps you warm […]

Penny Projects

Do you have a change jar at home that is almost full? These creative ideas will have you emptying the piggy banks and your pockets! These projects prove that creativity doesn’t have any bounds. Apparently there are creative folks who have thought of using pennies to decorate just about every ordinary item in the home. […]

Chicken Coop Projects

Raising chickens has a lot of benefits. The most obvious is the fact that you get free eggs that are much healthier than “store bought”. And if you’re after the meat, you can be certain that what you serve to your family is fresh and safe. Chickens also make great pets 🙂 But first you need to […]