DIY Sunburst Painted Picnic Table

Posted by: on July 6th, 2015 | Make A Comment

DIY Sunburst Painted Picnic Table

This painted picnic table project can turn your table into the focal point of your backyard or patio. All it takes is some spray paint and a little creativity.

We’ll show you how we added this sunburst pattern onto our wooden picnic table with spray paint. Of course, you can choose your own paint colors and create a design of your own. This tutorial will show you how to get started.

Just follow our step-by-step instructions for your own fun, colorful painted picnic table. 

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DIY Hook Rack Using Cabinet Knobs

Posted by: on July 2nd, 2015 | Make A Comment

DIY Hook Rack Using Cabinet Knobs

This eclectic DIY hook rack is so cute. Since you can choose what cabinet knobs to use, you can match your decor and express your own style. It’s quite practical, too. Hang it your bedroom or closet to hold scarves and necklaces. Choose smaller cabinet knobs or draw pulls, and you could hang keys and other small items from it. It’s an easy project. Just follow these step-by-step instructions to create you’re own DIY hook rack.

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Closet Organization For a Child’s Room

Posted by: on June 26th, 2015 | Make A Comment

Closet Organization For a Child's Room

 

Closet organization is important in any room. But when it comes to setting up the closet in a child’s room, you need versatility and efficient use of space. That’s exactly what DIY blogger Adrianne Lentine accomplished with her closet organization project for her little boy’s room.

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Wooden Crates Become a DIY Storage Ottoman

Posted by: on June 24th, 2015 | 2 Comments

Wooden Crates Become a DIY Storage Ottoman

One of the most popular DIY projects here on The Home Depot Blog is a DIY storage ottoman made from two wooden crates. It’s both practical and pretty. Stow away extra blankets, books and magazines in the wooden crates, and roll them away when you need extra space in front of the sofa. The best part is that you can make it in just one afternoon!

Kelly from Live Laugh Rowe created this gorgeous version of the ottoman to use in her living room. It houses her extra books and makes a great spot to put up her feet.

This DIY project will be featured in an upcoming Home Depot Do-It-Herself Workshop, where we’ll show you how to make this DIY storage ottoman yourself. We have details on that at the bottom of this post.

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6 Unique Versions of a DIY Serving Station

Posted by: on June 16th, 2015 | One Comment

6 Unique Versions of a DIY Serving Station

This DIY serving station is a great project, with so many ways to customize it. We asked some of our favorite bloggers to build the DIY serving station based on a Home Depot serving station tutorial and add their own twist to the project.

The results are so clever and quite impressive. Take a look at these six unique examples of the DIY serving station for inspiration.

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5 Awesome DIY Grilling Carts

Posted by: on June 16th, 2015 | Make A Comment

5 Awesome DIY Grilling Carts

 

These DIY grilling carts were built by some of our favorite DIY bloggers. Each one is functional and attractive, but each also has its own style. In some cases, they started with a grilling cart tutorial by designer Ben Uyeda of HomeMade Modern, but added their own touches to the project.

Check out these awesome DIY grilling carts to get you inspired. 

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How to Spray Paint a Wooden Adirondack Chair

Posted by: on June 12th, 2015 | One Comment

How to Spray Paint a Wooden Adirondack Chair

Colorful outdoor furniture can add style and character to any backyard and is the perfect accent for your next neighborhood gathering. There’s nothing more iconic when it comes to backyard furniture than the classic Adirondack chair. Here’s how to use spray paint to give a wooden Adirondack chair a bright new color.

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DIY Outdoor Sectional with Built-In Drink Coolers and Umbrella

Posted by: on June 11th, 2015 | 11 Comments

DIY Outdoor Sectional with Built-In Drink Coolers and Umbrella

 

This DIY outdoor sectional is the most well-equipped patio furniture piece you’re going to find. Not only does it have plenty of seating, but it also has a stand for an outdoor umbrella, and, get this… built-in drink coolers!

This project comes to us from Jenna LaFevor of the DIY blog Rain on a Tin Roof. Follow her expert instructions to build this cleverly designed outdoor sectional for your own patio.

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How to Build an Adorable Wooden Airplane Play Structure

Posted by: on June 11th, 2015 | 2 Comments

How to Build an Adorable DIY Airplane Play Structure

This DIY wooden play structure is the cutest thing you’ll ever see. It’s a bright red airplane, complete with pretend landing gear, control panels and a seat for the co-pilot. It was designed and built by Jamison Rantz, who writes the DIY blog Rogue Engineer

Appropriately enough, Jamison is, in fact, an aerospace engineer. Don’t worry, though. Your kids won’t need flight certification to fly this plane. This play structure remains safely on the ground… except in your child’s imagination, of course. 

Read on to see how Jamison built this cute DIY airplane play structure. We’ll point you to the project plans, too, so you can build one yourself.

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DIY Backyard Game: Four-in-a-Row

Posted by: on June 10th, 2015 | 6 Comments

DIY Backyard Game: Four-in-a-Row

Jennifer Largesse is known for sharing excellent DIY tutorials for furniture and home accessories on her blog Build Basic. Here, though, she has a DIY backyard game that’s fun to play and fun to build. It’s an oversized, outdoor version of Four-in-a-Row. This backyard game is sure to be a hit with the family and a great outdoor activity when you’ve invited friends over for a barbecue.

Just follow Jennifer’s step-by-step tutorial to build your own outdoor Four-in-a-Row game.  

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