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  1. How to Build a Kids' Tree Bench

    DIY kids' tree bench

    This little bench was a fun addition to our backyard and my boys love having it! I strongly suggest you read the entire blog before jumping in. Especially with projects like this, because chances are that your tree circumference is going to be different

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  2. How to Build an Outdoor Concrete Coffee Table

    DIY outdoor concrete coffee table

    Hi, friends! I finally tackled a concrete project! I have been wanting to do one for the longest time and my backyard mini flip with True Value seemed like the perfect time to do so!

    Materials

    • 1 - 2' x 4 ' melamine
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  3. How to Build an Outdoor Daybed with Side Table

    DIY outdoor daybed with side table

    This DIY has been an amazing addition to my backyard seating area. I love to LOUNGE at the end of the day and kick my feet up, so this build is perfect for just that. With the weather getting warmer, its the perfect time to add this to your own home!

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  4. How to Build a Large Modern Raised Planter

    DIY large modern raised planter
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  5. Refresh Your Front Door with EasyCare Paint

    Chelsea from - Someday I'll Learn - offers a step-by-step tutorial on freshening up your front door with EasyCare paint from your local True Value® store.

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  6. A Laundry Room Renovation with Fresh Cottage Style

    Lynette from Cleverly Simple takes her laundry room from drab to fab with EasyCare® paint found at her local True Value. Watch as she remakes her laundry room with a fresh cottage style!

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  7. My 5 Quick Tips for an Easy Paint Job

    Make your next paint job easier with these five quick tips from Cleverly Simple.

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  8. Transform Your Fireplace Mantel In 20 Minutes

    Amitha Verna shows you how to transform a fireplace mantel in 20 minutes with her Belgian Blue Chalk Finish Paint.

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  9. My Bathroom Makeover: Elegance with Paint Stripes

    Stripes painted on bathroom wall

    There is nothing better than an easy update that can instantly change the entire look of a room – it’s called the power of paint. While changing a color can significantly transform a room, going one step further and adding stripes to your walls can cre

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  10. From Blah to Beautiful: My Front Door Paint Job

    Front door painted red

    I live very close to my parents, so I pop over quite a bit during the week. Every time I go to their house I'm met with this wooden door in a brick/terracotta shade that has been like this for decades!

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  11. How I Prepped My Flower Bulbs for Spring

    Bulbs planted in spring garden

    This time of year I start dreaming of the beauty of spring. The anticipation of being outdoors back in the garden really helps get me through the last bit of grey, dreary weather.

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  12. Check Out These Gorgeous Window Boxes (Including My Own!)

    Flowers blooming in late summer window boxes

    Well it's been the weirdest summer, weather-wise, that I can remember in a long time. It started out absolutely GORGEOUS, with lower temps and humidity – it was fantastic. And then Mother Nature went into fits and mid-summer was full of intense drought a

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  13. My Bathroom Makeover: Vibrant Color Top to Bottom

    Revamped bathroom

    Living in a little cape has its challenges. One of the main challenges is the teeny tiny main bathroom. It's a 4ft by 9ft space, and we have re-vamped it three times since moving in.

    When we first moved in I decided to go bold and take advantage

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  14. Urge to Purge? My 5 Easy Ways to Organize a Pantry

    Organized pantry
    5 Ways To Organize Your Pantry

    If you’re anything like me, the start of a new year brings the urge to purge. This year cleaning out the closets and organizing the pantry were at the top of my resolutions list. After all of the hustle and bustle of the holidays, my home was starting t

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  15. Holiday Centerpiece with Spray Paint

    Candles and river rocks in glass dish

    Hey guys! It's Allison here from House of Hepworths. Today I'm going to show you how to make a festive holiday candle centerpiece. It looks really classy and was so easy to make. Anyone can make this, I promise!

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  16. My Decorating Tips & Tricks for a Fireplace Mantel

    Decorated fireplace mantel

    We all love a roaring fireplace in the cold winter months, but they are typically one of the hardest spots to decorate. It’s a focal point in a room so you want it to shine, but it can be difficult to find the right mix of decor that works well in such a

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  17. How I Made a Rustic Coffee Table in 2 Hours

    DIY rustic table

    Hello there! How was your weekend? We had a great one - guess WHAT? Stink Eye Sis got engaged!! :) So excited! So now we have a wedding to plan - how fun is that? We also continued to get some stuff done outside. Make that ME - hubby was out of town and

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  18. Chalkboard Wall: How I Made a Magnetic Art Gallery for $5

    Supplies for DIY chalkboard art wall

    Today I wanted to show you how I turned the new chalkboard wall in the kitchen into a gallery wall to hold the Bub’s artwork. I showed you the Christmas version o

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  19. Knockoff Sunburst Mirror: How I Made a Statement Piece for $10

    DIY sunburst mirror

    Well hello! I’m so excited to share this little DIY project with you all (y’all? Can I be southern for a moment?) Because it turned out JUST how I envisioned.

    sunburst mirror
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  20. Dresser Makeover I Wish I Had Done Years Ago

    Dark wood dresser to be revamped

    Years ago, in what seems like another life, I worked in a buying office for a big home goods store based out of New York. Along with carrying items like bedding, towels and dishes they also carried bigger items like bedroom furniture. It was the time

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  21. From Mossy to Beachy: Bringing Summer to My Foyer Decor

    DIY beachy decor on entryway console
    coral

    Well, it's the end of July and I've just finished up my summer vignette in the foyer - welcome to my world. ;)

    I've had most of it done for umm...weeks. Since May? There was one small detail I've been putting off all that time that I FINALLY

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  22. Holiday Decor: How I Made DIY Table Settings from Metal Washers

    DIY holiday table setting

    One of the things I really look forward to this time of year is entertaining. Nothing is better than gathering friends and family around a table to celebrate, reminiscence and create new memories.

    Whether you are hosting a big dinner or casual

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  23. Canned Goods Storage: Making the Most of My Pantry

    Organized pantry with canned goods

    We are in the process of upgrading our dated and not-so-functional pantry. The old, rusted wire shelving has been replaced with wooden shelves in a more user-friendly layout. Instead of wrapping the shelving around the entire pantry, we opted to leave

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  24. DIY Bathroom Beadboard & Hooks: Functional Chic

    DIY beadboard and bathroom hooks

    Hey everyone! Allison here, from House of Hepworths. Today I'm going to share a DIY project with you showcasing how to make a space more functional while updating the aesthetic value as well. One of our bathrooms

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