DIY Projects For The Home

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Round Up: 6 Ways to Cover Ugly Ceiling Light Fixtures

We've all seen our fair share of ugly ceiling light fixtures. We've also see our fair share of DIY ceiling light fixture cover ups. Here are six of …

17 Tips For Starting Your Own Herb Garden

<b>Whether it’s on your balcony or in your tiny concrete backyard, it’s easier than you think to develop a green thumb in a big city.</b><p>City living doesn’t …


27 DIY Ways To Make Your Home So Much More Cozy

Jenny Chang / BuzzFeed<p>1. Copper Candle Holder<p>Meike Bambuch / Via<p>Simple supplies from the hardware store give your decor a modern, …


The 50 Best Decorating Tips Of All Time

Interior Design

DIY Nighttime Outdoor Lighting Ideas + Projects

(Image credit: A Beautiful Mess)<p>If you're lucky enough to have an outdoor space, maximize it with lighting that lets your summer gatherings continue …


Heres How You Can Create DIY Bath Bombs to Clean Your Toilet Bowls At Home

Generally, we should all strive to keep our homes as neat and clean as possible for at the end of the day it is the place that we will rest and relax …


5 Gorgeous 5-Minute DIYs You’ll Actually Want To Try

So cute, so easy.<p>1. Tie a rainbow of tassels to your summer tote bag for a quick splash of color.<p>You use small skeins of embroidery thread that are already looped around, so all it takes is a few strategic cuts and ties. Also, each single skein costs around 40 cents, so this will probably cost you …


Can You Spot It? 10 Nearly Unrecognizable IKEA Hacks

(Image credit: vtwonen)<p>To pull off a truly spectacular IKEA hack, you need tools, talent and an unflappable vision. You need to be able to look at a …


8 Rooms that Prove You Can Be Both Eclectic and a Minimalist

When I think about an eclectic room, I always picture something very <i>involved</i>. With lots going on inside of it – colors, treasures, just... <i>things</i>. But …


Surprising Ways to Use Wallpaper

Think off the wall -- using wallpaper in unexpected ways can be stylish and fun.<p>Wallpaper has had many incarnations. The decorative wall covering gained popularity during Renaissance Europe amongst the social elite. It was a natural evolution of the large tapestries the gentry used to hang on their …

Decor Trick: Add Legs or Feet to Furniture

A quick and affordable trick for changing or upgrading the style of a piece of furniture is to swap in new legs or feet. Why not take this idea a …


3 Renegade Ways to Shake Up Your Home and Hone Your True Style (Without Spending a Dime)

You're sick and tired of looking at the same old, same old, but it's all you can seem to see. You've surfed and pinned until your fingers bled, but …


Here’s What Happens When Furniture & Plants Get Together and Make Beautiful Living Table Babies

I never thought that furniture and plants would go together like peanut butter and chocolate, but I've seen some things lately that totally change my …


Turn your apartment into a home with these tips

Maxwell Ryan has thought a lot lately about the art of creating a home.<p>"I was the guy who lived in the same place for 20 years," he said. But then …


10 Ways to Decorate With Guitars That Would Make Taylor Swift Proud

When it comes to decking out our digs, we’re all about creative decorating, especially if the decor can serve a dual purpose. And ever since we learned Taylor Swift has a wall of guitars hanging in her Nashville home, we’ve been inspired to add some musical touches to our walls. Scroll on for 10 …


21 IKEA Nightstand Hacks Your Bedroom Needs

Has anyone solved the mystery of why nightstands are so expensive? Yes, we need them for keeping all our lotions, books and chargers neatly stored away, but when you have to buy two of them you don’t want to spend an exorbitant amount. IKEA comes to the rescue with their simple and universally …


The Best Paint Color Ideas for Your Living Room

Living Rooms

20 Brilliant Ideas For Decorating With Mirrors

It's the one thing that makes all of these rooms even more stunning.


Decorating Tips for Anyone on a Shoestring Budget

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Home Decorating

Five Houseplants Even I Haven't Killed

I wish I'd inherited my mother's green thumb. But truth is, when it comes to plants, if it's alive in my house it's probably pretty hardy. Here are …


Personalized Sharpie Dot Mug

This personalized mug is nice enough to give as a gift and easy enough for the kids to make. It’s a fun way to turn a plain mug into something …

Best Online Sources: Table Legs for Furniture DIY Projects

(Image credit: The Floyd Leg )<p>One of the fastest ways to update an existing table (either changing the look or the function) is to put new legs on …


16 Stunning Bathroom Updates to Do This Weekend

Bathrooms are usually one of the last things we update because it’s the most expensive room (besides the kitchen) to renovate. If marble tile, a new tub and a rain shower aren’t in your budget, there are lots of little changes you can do in a weekend. Whether you’re renting and can’t change much or …


Top Headboards: NOYO Slipcovered & RH French Wing — Maxwell's Daily Find 01.06.15

Love this headboard from RH and its whole bed collection. With a nice big wing and a soft enveloping background, it's a perfect night's sleep.

DIY Vintage Frame Dry Erase Calendar

We’re only a few months into the school year and I already feel like I can’t keep my family’s schedules straight. Parent meetings, doctors …


How to Cut Glass Underwater

What? Really? Cut glass under water? With scissors…check out the video showing a woman cutting a circle out of glass with scissors, under water. Hard …