Looking for something fun to do?  Here is a list of the great DIY projects we have posted, complete with step-by-step instructions.


How to create the ultimate tablecloth for your next party!

Create this awesome tablecloth for your next party! from www.TheRefurbishedHome.com

My son’s birthday is in the middle of winter. While I absolutely love living here 9 months out of the year, in the middle of winter it can be rather drab. The world around us is alternating shades of white and brown, and if you haven’t figured this out yet, I am a big fan of color. So while my reasoning for mentioning this is partly to distract from the fact that it took me more than 4 months to get around to posting about his Lego birthday party, it is also an explanation of my frame of mind when I came up with this awesome party table cloth. Color, color, color… yes please!

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The Easiest Way to Hang a Gallery Wall

The absolute easiest way to hang a gallery wall. No tape measure, no level, just simple. From www.TheRefurbishedHome.com




The term “gallery wall” has been used so much it is starting to sound cliché. Some people are starting to say that gallery walls are over done, but does that even make sense? A gallery wall is nothing more than a collection of stuff you want to hang together, so if that idea is done too much, what are we supposed to hang on our walls?? Sometimes I really don’t understand the ideas of so-called designers. Anyhow, the concept of a gallery wall is still alive and thriving and honestly, it probably always will be. So if you want to hang a group of anything on your wall, I have the easiest shortcut for you. No measuring, no leveling, just simple.

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Natural Wood Rustic Floating Shelves

A detailed DIY tutorial to build floating shelves from solid wood. www.TheRefurbishedHome.com






Floating shelves are pretty “in” right now, and I love the idea and look of them. The only problem is that they tend to lend themselves to more of a modern feel than what really fits with our home’s style. These rustic, natural wood floating shelves are the perfect compromise.














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Towel Storage

Free up some storage space with this surprisingly easy towel storage idea! www.TheRefurbishedHome.com




I know I’ve mentioned it at least once or twice before (okay, maybe more like 100 times…ugh, I sound like a Justin Bieber song), anyhow, I am constantly searching for ways to incorporate more storage into our home. I totally succeeded with that in our bathroom makeover. Today I am going to share the first big storage solution.













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