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Simple Holiday Gifts You Can Make With Power Tools

Inside: Simple DIY wood projects to make and give as personalized and customized Christmas gifts;…

How to Make 3D Christmas Trees

Inside: A full tutorial for how to make 3D Christmas Trees from wood using a…

How to Make a Hygge Holiday Planter Box

Inside: How to incorporate Hygge into your Holiday decorating with a DIY Holiday Planter Box;…

How to Make a DIY Christmas Tree Stand Cover

Inside: A full tutorial for how to build a rustic DIY Christmas Tree Stand Cover…

Make a DIY Wooden Notebook | Handmade Gift Inspiration

Inside: A step-by-step tutorial to make a handmade wooden notebook! Perfect for gift giving and…

Make a DIY Crayon Holder | Handmade Gift Inspiration

Inside: Perfect for a homemade gift for a child or toddler; how to make a…

DIY Wood Wreath for the Winter

Inside: How to make a DIY Wood Wreath with simple tools and supplies; perfect for…

Make a DIY Tablet Stand | Handmade Gift Inspiration

Inside: How to make a customizable DIY tablet stand to give as a gift. This…

How to Install Smart Tile Peel and Stick Subway Tiles

Inside: Tips for how to use Smart Tiles to update a back splash in one…

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Simple DIY Kreg Jig Projects for Every Room

Inside: Inspiration and tutorials for DIY Kreg Jig Projects for every room in the home;…

Top Tool Picks from the 2018 CRAFTSMAN Launch

Who’s ready for some exciting DIY projects? *points at myself* Holy. Never have I felt…

How to Install a Hanging Credenza Cabinet

Inside: Details on how to install an Ikea-like hanging credenza cabinet in the living room…

How to Lay a Vinyl Composite Floor – Playroom Makeover Update

Inside: A full description and explanation of how to lay vinyl composite flooring in a…

A Romp Through the Playroom – The Demolition Stage

Wow – it’s been a hot minute. Or shall we say a little over a…

Tiny Main Floor Powder Room Reveal! {Before & After}

Woo hoo!! The main floor bathroom is finally finished and I’m excited to share some…

How to install peel and stick tile in the bathroom

What I’ve learned about Peel and Stick Tile {Vlog Part 2 & 3}

The main floor bathroom is almost finished and I’m so glad to have this project checked…

Love your Shower | The Five-Minute DIY that Rescued My Hair

Usually I’m complaining that after a weekend in my studio, playing with my power tools,…

Our Main Floor Bathroom Renovation {VLOG Part 1}

Woohoo! This is so exciting if only because I have had the door to the…

The Tools You Need Plus How-to Install a Barn Board Wall

Are you ready for a full on tutorial post?! Yes! Okay. You have all been…

How to Add Modern Style to Interior Doors

It took me a while to realize how much I didn’t like our interior doors.…

A Rustic Modern Dining Room Makeover – Complete with a DIY barn board wall

Back to DIYs! Yes! I always aim to share a room makeover with you every…

Make your own DIY Wooden Trees for your Walls

Inside: Build your own DIY Wooden Christmas to hang on your wall all winter long.…

DIY Kids Wall Hooks | A Kreg Jig Project

Inside: I show you how to make adorable DIY Kids Wall Hooks for a playroom…

How to Make a Toddler Busy Board

Babies like to touch, eat, sniff, lick, play with basically everything and anything they can…

Three Ways to Make Custom Fabric Bulletin Boards

Inside: Three ways to create a custom look for your home office bulletin board: a…

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How to Repurpose a Cupboard Door

Inside: How to repurpose a cupboard door and turn it into an outdoor serving tray…

How to Make a Hanging Necklace Organizer

Inside: How to make your own wall mounted Hanging Necklace Organizer using wooden dowels. Jewelry…

How to Use Tired Kitchen Cabinets in the Playroom

Everyone loves a good Before and After right?! Well, this one took a little bit…

Make Your Own Lap Desk Pillow | No Sewing Required

Inside: Tutorial for making your own DIY Lap Desk Pillow in a few easy steps!…

Brighten up your Decor with DIY Wooden Lanterns

Inside: Brighten up your Decor with DIY Wooden Lanterns in just a few easy steps.…

Yes! You can paint abstract art and frame it yourself

I am definitely a creator, but I am not what one would classify as an…

How to Make a DIY Rolling Craft Cart

Inside: Full tutorial on how to create a DIY Rolling Craft Cart from a repurposed…

How to Build a Simple Chevron Outdoor Privacy Wall

Have you been following along with our patio makeover this year? Dan and I promised…

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How to Install a Barn Board Floor over Concrete | Tutorial

Inside: How to lay a wood plank subfloor over a concrete basement slab; explains how…

How to Make a DIY Wood Wall from an Old Fence

Inside: How to make a DIY Wood Wall from an old fence, as well as…

Progress in the Basement – Blogland, We have a Floor!

It’s Update Time! Update Time! That’s right you patient and understanding, lovely and good looking…

Easy DIY Birdhouses from Terracotta Pots

I’m back! And it feels soooooo good! Now that we have made significant progress on…

Best Budget Cordless Drills for the Weekend DIYer

Inside: Simple DIY projects you can do with just a power drill, plus recommendations for…

There used to be a wall there | Phase Two of the Basement Renovation

Yahoo! I LOVE it when things start to come together, don’t you? Remember last post,…

How to add tons of storage to your living room | Fauxdenza Part Two

Hip! Hip! Hooray! The day is here! I have been so excited for this project…

How to use stock cabinets in your living room | Part One

Have you ever been so excited about a project that it keeps you up at…

How to Build a Rustic Mail Sorter | Full Tutorial

How to Build your own Rustic Mail Sorter for holiday decor or for all year…

DIY Serving Tray for the Coffee Lover

We’re on another easy DIY gift giving kick today – last one we did was…

How to Make Photo Mats from Craft Wood!

Boy – it has been busy lately! My parents just flew in for Canadian Thanksgiving…

How to DIY A Herringbone Back Splash |Throwback Thursday Tutorial

Oh yeah! You asked! So we’re answering 🙂 *Do a little Dance* …. BECAUSE it’s…

DIY Scrap Wood Signs | A His & Hers Project

If there’s one thing about the two of us, it’s that we absolutely LOVE to…

DIY Bed Frame | Life, Lemons & Lemonade

Hello Friends! I’m so excited to be joining you here at DIY Passion today! Isn’t…

Fabric Covered Front Door Hooks

Wowsers! Time flies when you’re having fun 🙂 I can’t believe it’s time for our…

How to Make a DIY Rustic Full Length Mirror

Inside: A full tutorial for how to turn a basic mirror from a big box…

The Best Way to Remove Paint from Wood

It’s rare that we actually write about a full on how-to, but today – that’s what we’re doing.

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How to turn a glass bottle into a lamp

Inside: How to turn a glass bottle into a lamp using a carbide tip drill…

How to Build A West Elm Inspired Day Bed

You wanna build this bed? Read on…

What’s Really Been Happening Upstairs – Our Renovated Walk-in Closet

As if we didn’t already have enough going on, in the middle of one of…

How to Make your Very Own DIY Stump Table

This is a story all about this log. Okay, it’s really about how to turn a log into a side table.

How to Turn Old Drawers into Wall Storage

Even without their home, drawers are a great way to store things and get organized.

How to turn a boring storage ottoman into a one of a kind piece

It’s challenge time again! Yay! This month, we are tackling all things Organizing! Using all…

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How we installed our Bead Board Back Splash

Inside: A fast and affordable DIY kitchen update; how to install a bead board back…

DIY Vintage Fur Ottoman

The newest addition to the sun room.

DIY Kitchen Basket Shelf (or how to use all the space you have)

Heya folks! Dan here. Sorry I’ve been away so long, but I’ve been busy working…

DIY Herringbone Wood Shim Backsplash: A glimpse of the kitchen

Make your own Herringbone Back Splash accent wall That’s right folks, you read that correctly!…

How to make your own Industrial Style Hanging Lamp

Oh man, you guys! Does time seem to be flying for you? Time is just…

Lessons Learned: Growing Grass from Seed

Folks, when we first purchased our house, there was nary a blade of grass to…

That time we fixed a GIANT hole in our house

Howdy readers.. Dan here to share with you the story of the Giant Hole in…

How to turn an old fence into a feature wall

Are you looking for the post called “How To Turn an Old Fence into a…

My One-Hour, $15 Balcony Pallet Garden

Our sundeck balcony is SAD. I haven’t figured out a grand design plan for the…

How to Build a Pull Out Pantry

Inside: A tutorial for how to build a solid pull out pantry that fits in…

Every DIY room starts with DIY demolition

So, we’ve been on a bit of a kick lately. A demolition kick. Here’s the…

How to Make Wood Bed Risers for $2

Inside: Full tutorial on how to make your own DIY wood bed risers to match…

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