Diy Living Room

Diy Living Room

BHG.com Decorating Do-It-Yourself Decorating DIY Home Accents 11 DIY Projects for Your Living Room Take a look at the clever projects that make this living room personal and photo-worthy, then update your living room with budget-friendly color accents, a little bookcase rehab, and easy furniture fixes. Photography by Hopkins and Associates Facebook Pinterest Twitter Google Plus Email Print More Prev View all Next × Prev View all Next Prev View all Next Popular In DIY Home Accents DIY Patio Furniture Ideas to Transform Your Outdoor Space 28 Weekend Home Decorating Projects Cool Copper Projects Budget-Friendly DIY Projects Everything In This Slideshow 1 of 12 Facebook Pinterest Laying the Groundwork The brown, gray, and aqua color scheme makes a gender-neutral space filled with great ideas you can do.How to Do It — Choose a neutral color for the wall (a creamy latte color works in this living room). — Paint all your trim white for a crisp foundation for the pattern and color to come alive. — Choose your favorite colors for accents and start shopping around for pillows and fabric you like. 2 of 12 Facebook Pinterest Bookcase Facelift Revamp built-ins for display over storage space.How to Do It — Remove any shelves from the built-ins. — Coat the back of the shelves with a three-step Kelly green strie treatment. — Install floating ledges and top with display pieces. Get the how-to for the strie paint treatment 3 of 12 Facebook Pinterest Ouch-Free Ottoman This ottoman doubles as a coffee table and the pillows can be pulled off the base and used as floor cushions. Make it yourself out of high-density foam and durable fabrics. Get the how-to for this ottoman 4 of 12 Facebook Pinterest No-Sew Valance A tailored window treatment without dragging out the sewing machine? Yes, you can do it, and here’s how.How to Make It — Cut a 1-x-6-inch board a few inches wider than the bank of windows and cut two 6-inch-long pieces for the returns. Screw the returns to the board. — Cut fabric to a height of 10 inches and to the desired width (leaving allowances for hems, the returns, and at least 8 inches for each box pleat) and hem all edges using fusible webbing. — Position the board under the fabric, 3 inches from the top hem. Staple the fabric to the board, folding in pleats every 12 to 15 inches and wrapping around the returns. — Hide the staples with glued on ribbon and buttons. 5 of 12 Facebook Pinterest Curtain Detail Adding fabric bands — such as this check and solid — to curtains (especially inexpensive store-bought solid panels) is a sure way to boost style. Sew the fabric band to existing curtains, or use fusible webbing for a quick fix. 6 of 12 Facebook Pinterest Fireplace Makeover A new surround and gas insert can make a once-unsightly fireplace a functional heating source and focal point. The granite is a custom stone kit from an online shop that cuts stone based on measurements you send. To install, adhere to a flat surface with construction adhesive. Get the how-to for this fireplace surround 7 of 12 Facebook Pinterest 6-in-1 Photo Cubes These custom photo cubes have six images to share. It’s easy to rearrange the cubes to show a new image, or rotate the cubes for a fun collage. Get the how-to for this photo cube 8 of 12 Facebook Pinterest Ready-to-Finish Furniture For affordable new furniture, paint unfinished dining chairs and a table with black semigloss paint. For durability, add three coats of polyurethane. 9 of 12 Facebook Pinterest Plate Art Here’s the dish: Glue contrasting colors and sizes of plates together with epoxy or all-purpose glue (clamp them with a belt or bungee cord while the glue dries) and hang with plate hooks in columns on the wall. 10 of 12 Facebook Pinterest Window Seat A window seat adds seating and storage without adding more furniture. The center section features a lift-up top with storage inside. The strie paint treatment around the bay window makes the dining area feel like a separate room from the living room it’s attached to. For playful pillows, embellish with inexpensive belts and buckles. 3-Step Strie Paint Treatment 11 of 12 Facebook Pinterest Silhouette Art Can you spot the TV in this picture? It’s creatively camouflaged by a wall of silhouette artwork.How to Make It — Choose frames, then photocopy images to size. — Tape each image to heavy black art paper and use a crafts knife to cut through both layers, protecting your work surface with a crafts mat. — Use spray adhesive to adhere the silhouette to white mat board. Get PDF pattern for a Bird Silhouette Get PDF pattern for a Coral Silhouette Get PDF pattern for an Elephant Silhouette Get PDF pattern for a Fleur de Lis Silhouette Get PDF pattern for a Knight Silhouette 12 of 12 Facebook Pinterest Next Slideshow DIY Patio Furniture Ideas to Transform Your Outdoor Space DIY Patio Furniture Ideas to Transform Your Outdoor Space Like the rooms inside our homes, there are limitless ways to decorate a deck or patio, especially when you introduce homemade outdoor furniture. Putting a personal spin on your outside seating area is as easy as modifying a tree stump, upcycling a slab of concrete, or building with unused pallets. We found 13 easy-to-follow DIY patio furniture tutorials to inspire your backyard transformation. Begin Slideshow » Related 28 Weekend Home Decorating Projects Cool Copper Projects Budget-Friendly DIY Projects
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Diy Living Room

Prev View all Next × Prev View all Next Prev View all Next Popular In DIY Home Accents DIY Patio Furniture Ideas to Transform Your Outdoor Space 28 Weekend Home Decorating Projects Cool Copper Projects Budget-Friendly DIY Projects Everything In This Slideshow 1 of 12 Facebook Pinterest Laying the Groundwork The brown, gray, and aqua color scheme makes a gender-neutral space filled with great ideas you can do.How to Do It — Choose a neutral color for the wall (a creamy latte color works in this living room). — Paint all your trim white for a crisp foundation for the pattern and color to come alive. — Choose your favorite colors for accents and start shopping around for pillows and fabric you like. 2 of 12 Facebook Pinterest Bookcase Facelift Revamp built-ins for display over storage space.How to Do It — Remove any shelves from the built-ins. — Coat the back of the shelves with a three-step Kelly green strie treatment. — Install floating ledges and top with display pieces. Get the how-to for the strie paint treatment 3 of 12 Facebook Pinterest Ouch-Free Ottoman This ottoman doubles as a coffee table and the pillows can be pulled off the base and used as floor cushions. Make it yourself out of high-density foam and durable fabrics. Get the how-to for this ottoman 4 of 12 Facebook Pinterest No-Sew Valance A tailored window treatment without dragging out the sewing machine? Yes, you can do it, and here’s how.How to Make It — Cut a 1-x-6-inch board a few inches wider than the bank of windows and cut two 6-inch-long pieces for the returns. Screw the returns to the board. — Cut fabric to a height of 10 inches and to the desired width (leaving allowances for hems, the returns, and at least 8 inches for each box pleat) and hem all edges using fusible webbing. — Position the board under the fabric, 3 inches from the top hem. Staple the fabric to the board, folding in pleats every 12 to 15 inches and wrapping around the returns. — Hide the staples with glued on ribbon and buttons. 5 of 12 Facebook Pinterest Curtain Detail Adding fabric bands — such as this check and solid — to curtains (especially inexpensive store-bought solid panels) is a sure way to boost style. Sew the fabric band to existing curtains, or use fusible webbing for a quick fix. 6 of 12 Facebook Pinterest Fireplace Makeover A new surround and gas insert can make a once-unsightly fireplace a functional heating source and focal point. The granite is a custom stone kit from an online shop that cuts stone based on measurements you send. To install, adhere to a flat surface with construction adhesive. Get the how-to for this fireplace surround 7 of 12 Facebook Pinterest 6-in-1 Photo Cubes These custom photo cubes have six images to share. It’s easy to rearrange the cubes to show a new image, or rotate the cubes for a fun collage. Get the how-to for this photo cube 8 of 12 Facebook Pinterest Ready-to-Finish Furniture For affordable new furniture, paint unfinished dining chairs and a table with black semigloss paint. For durability, add three coats of polyurethane. 9 of 12 Facebook Pinterest Plate Art Here’s the dish: Glue contrasting colors and sizes of plates together with epoxy or all-purpose glue (clamp them with a belt or bungee cord while the glue dries) and hang with plate hooks in columns on the wall. 10 of 12 Facebook Pinterest Window Seat A window seat adds seating and storage without adding more furniture. The center section features a lift-up top with storage inside. The strie paint treatment around the bay window makes the dining area feel like a separate room from the living room it’s attached to. For playful pillows, embellish with inexpensive belts and buckles. 3-Step Strie Paint Treatment 11 of 12 Facebook Pinterest Silhouette Art Can you spot the TV in this picture? It’s creatively camouflaged by a wall of silhouette artwork.How to Make It — Choose frames, then photocopy images to size. — Tape each image to heavy black art paper and use a crafts knife to cut through both layers, protecting your work surface with a crafts mat. — Use spray adhesive to adhere the silhouette to white mat board. Get PDF pattern for a Bird Silhouette Get PDF pattern for a Coral Silhouette Get PDF pattern for an Elephant Silhouette Get PDF pattern for a Fleur de Lis Silhouette Get PDF pattern for a Knight Silhouette 12 of 12 Facebook Pinterest Next Slideshow DIY Patio Furniture Ideas to Transform Your Outdoor Space DIY Patio Furniture Ideas to Transform Your Outdoor Space Like the rooms inside our homes, there are limitless ways to decorate a deck or patio, especially when you introduce homemade outdoor furniture. Putting a personal spin on your outside seating area is as easy as modifying a tree stump, upcycling a slab of concrete, or building with unused pallets. We found 13 easy-to-follow DIY patio furniture tutorials to inspire your backyard transformation. Begin Slideshow » Related 28 Weekend Home Decorating Projects Cool Copper Projects Budget-Friendly DIY Projects

Diy Living Room

Diy Living Room
Diy Living Room
Diy Living Room
Diy Living Room
Diy Living Room