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10 DIY Projects That Are Easy AND Inexpensive

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The weather is cold and the sky may be gloomy, but when we are stuck at home and inside for snow days just like today, we have the perfect opportunity to get our DIY on! Continue reading to see & learn about some of our team’s favorite, budget-friendly DIYs and watch video tutorials too!

Install organizers for your closets

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We all have a little bit of clutter in at least one of our closets. But what if there was an easy and aesthetically pleasing way to fix this problem? With the right tools, you can easily add some organizational shelving and cabinets!

Spice up any room/piece with a DIY spray paint job


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♬ Moon (And It Went Like) – Kid Francescoli
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Spray paint is one of the easiest and most cost efficient ways to change up the look of things in your house! From frames, to hardware, to lighting and more this is the perfect way to completely change the look of pieces that you just don’t like anymore, but don’t want to spend money to replace.

Add in some paneling


$100 Home Upgrade! Paneling is a quick and easy way to update your home! #diy #homeimprovement #diyhomeprojects

♬ Is You Ready – From “Mile 22” – Migos
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A wonderful way to add dimension in a beautifully simplistic way is adding paneling to your wall. With a quick stop at the hardware store, this DIY is super simple and won’t take you long at all!

Slap on some wall paper


Love this argyle paper from Lovevsdesign they let you customize colors ❤️ #peelandstickwalldecor #kitchen #kitchendesign #diy #diyproject

♬ original sound – Eternal Harvest DIY
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Make your space unique with a fun wallpaper color that you love! Worried about changing your mind after? No problem- just get peel and stick! Moreover, you can make this cheaper, but using framing in one section of your wall and putting the wallpaper under the frame!

Update your kitchen counters

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Replacing your countertops can be a pricey job, but if you use the right material you can reduce the cost without risking the beauty! Try using butcher block, just like the video above! Or even thrift the materials at your local consignment store!

Add in some DIY decorative shelving

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This DIY project is perfect for someone who loves books, knick-knacks, photos, and plants! Create a perfect home for your favorite decorative additions and eliminate unnecessary clutter in other areas of your home!

Change up your bathroom essentials


Invest in new bottles with pumps for your bathroom essentials. From soaps to lotions and more, this DIY will help create an aesthetically pleasing and clutter-free bathroom. If you want to save some more money with this, create your own labels at home.

Create an inexpensive shiplap wall

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Shiplap is a great way to make a space look different by doing very minimal work! You can easily make this DIY inexpensive by finding the right materials and installing at home!

Organize your pantry with clear containers

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Clear containers are a perfect way to organize your pantry clutter, and see what you have more clearly! Plus this is another DIY that you can add on your own labels to make things clear.

Add in cabinet organizers

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Cabinets are some of the hardest places to maximize your space. But with the help of some organizers, you can easily fit all of your essentials!

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