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How to Repair Drywall

A well-placed piece of art may be the quickest way to disguise a hole in your wall. But for a professional fix, follow our tips on how to patch a hole in drywall.

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DIY Regulation Cornhole Boards

Building a cornhole set is a fairly easy project that you can tackle in a day.

How to Remove Wallpaper

Wallpaper removal is relatively simple with some elbow grease and a few household items.

How to Refinish a Dining Room Table

Easily refinish a dated or worn dining room table to give it a fresh look.

How to Preserve Flowers

Keep the beauty of your garden going all year long with the best ways to preserve flowers.

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Tour This Cozy Industrial Minnesota Lake Home With Dashing DIYs in Every Room 25 Photos

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Tour Fashion Designer, Artist and Trixie Motel Designer Dani Dazey's Bold, Maximalist Los Angeles Home 30 Photos

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Get a Behind-the-Scenes Look at Stephen Brown's Glitterville Studios 33 Photos

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80 DIY Christmas Gift Wrap Ideas 81 Photos

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Ring in the holidays with a stunning mantel and fireplace design. Whether your style is minimal and modern or timelessly tradition …

5-Ingredient Gingerbread Dough Ornaments That Last Dec 5, 2022

Deck the halls with the sights and scents of the season by crafting your very own gingerbread ornaments.

10 Ways to Fold the Perfect Thanksgiving Napkin Nov 16, 2022

Step up your place settings this holiday season with these clever and festive Thanksgiving napkin folding ideas.

Upcycled Flannel Holiday Gift Wrap Nov 15, 2022

Start saving those empty dry-good containers now to upcycle into festive fabric-clad packages that can be used again and again.

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Be the holiday host with the most and set the scene for an unforgettable get-together this year. Our 60 ideas will help you create …

Sledding Marshmallow Snowman Holiday Place Card Holders Nov 4, 2022

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How to Cut Plexiglass Feb 21, 2023

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Get Pumpkin Carving Tips From Hudson Valley’s Great Jack O’Lantern Blaze Master Carver and Creative Director 21 Photos

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Trim your tree in style with easy DIY projects, design tips and unique color palettes from the holiday decorating pros.

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In most homes, the kitchen is the hub of daily life — especially during the holidays — making it the perfect spot to show off your …

Make These DIY Specimen Jars to Liven Up Your Creepy Halloween Decor Oct 24, 2022

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Make More Than One of These Creepy Clay Eyeball Planters Oct 24, 2022

If these eerie air-dry clay and espresso-dyed eyeball planters don't cast the perfect Halloween spell, we don't know what will.

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DIY This Peculiar Doll Head Pincushion Feb 22, 2023

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3 Ways to Make a DIY Olla Self-Watering Gardening System Oct 19, 2022

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Fall For This Quirky DIY Pumpkin Gnome Oct 20, 2022

Our no-carve pumpkin gnome is an easy fall DIY that is quick to assemble and sure to add a touch of whimsy to your autumn decor.

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How to Build a Pea Gravel Patio Oct 6, 2022

A crushed pea gravel patio framed in concrete pavers is one of the easiest and least expensive patios to DIY. Learn how to install …