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23 Inexpensive DIY Projects You Need To Do This Summer

23 Inexpensive DIY Projects You Need To Do This Summer

It’s Summer, and that bug to build and improve the home is likely hitting a good number of folks. With all of the DIY options out there, how is one to choose what to put their time and resources into? Here’s an outline of 23 top DIYs for relatively easy and inexpensive upgrades to the home. Enjoy!

1. Make your succulents extra happy by using vintage wine bottles for homes.

2. Globe lights from IKEA can be a bit boring. All it takes is creativity and some paper to make them more exciting.

3. *Mary Poppins Song* “Just a spoonful of tea light helps the anxiety go down.”

4. Have an old rake? Don’t throw it out. Let it continue to serve you in the kitchen.

5. Again, why discard an old ladder when you can repurpose one as a wine rack?

6. If you thought spoons were a great way to present tea lights, these easy <DIY plaster flowers take it to another level!

7. This old wine barrel section can become a beautiful vintage frame around your mirror.

8. With the right color paint, an extra piece of PVC pipe can holster your hair tools.

9. Tangled cords making a mess under the sink? A few PVC pipes on the inside of your cabinet door will solve the problem.

10. You know those really cool pallet planters you see all over the web? Here’s how to make one yourself.

11. Give your blank wall a Moroccan touch with this wall stenciling DIY.

12. Bring a spicy warm glow to your home with cinnamon stick candelabras.

13. Another amazing item made from wood pallets! This stylish coffee table is quite a tribute to the growing world of wood pallet DIYs. But seriously, I’m waiting for the day an entire mansion is made of wood pallets.

14. Great way to repurpose baby food jars into classy flower holders.

15. Keep a sandy mess to a minimum with this super clever, easy to build DIY covered sandbox.

16. These snazzy, roll out toy holders will fit perfectly under most beds.

17. Now that’s a DIY table design you don’t see every day.

18. These driftwood candle holders would bring a stylish touch to any home.

19. With a little paint and ingenuity, used glass bottles can be used to enhance a room.

20. With a little bit of paint and the right arrangement, you can turn regular cinder blocks into stylish plant holders.

21. There are simply too many cool ways to display plants on wood pallets to pass up.

22. Nothing says you love your family like going through the “pane and effort” it takes to frame their pictures on windows.

23. Because you can never have enough chic wine racks.


DeDe Forwood

My name is DeDe Forwood, I am a Phoenix Real Estate Agent with HomeSmart. I traveled for 20 years in the entertainment industry as a Project Manager/ video engineer in major event operations.. After being on the road for so long, becoming a Phoenix Realtor® seemed like the perfect fit for my experience, attention to detail, love of helping people, and my passion for Phoenix! My background in project management and event operations is actually an amazing fit with Phoenix real estate. I'm someone who is both organized AND passionate about all things buying and selling homes in Phoenix.  My area of expertise is the Phoenix historic neighborhood districts, midtown, downtown and the central corridor. LISTING WITH ME, you get the passion of someone who is all about the digital age in real estate. With the tech-savvy experience of a digital marketer,  I offer my clients the cutting edge of technology that changes constantly, attention to detail, professionalism, fairness, honesty, integrity, and enthusiasm. BUYING WITH ME as your buyer's agent, you get every digital advantage to find listings quickly, the energy to go see them quickly. LOOKING TO RENT A PROPERTY?  Let me search for you! We can find the perfect place, together! I've got the passion that only a customer service nerd can have, a love of all things real estate in Phoenix, the project management, and engineer's brain, and the tech-savvy-ness of a digital marketer.  Let's get you HOME!!

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