It may be time to take your home decor into your own hands. Yes, it is nice buying great pieces for your home, but nothing is more rewarding than crafting a statement piece from your home and telling your guest that you made it from scratch. 

Do you have an idea in mind but don’t know how to execute it? Try these fun DIY weekend projects. In this post, we will explore a few simple DIY projects that are sure to transform any space.

1. Wooden Bookshelf

This is a simple way to transform any space. All you need is a few pieces of your favorite wood and some power tools. Depending on your preference, you can even stain your wood to give it a more unique feel. Also, don’t think that you are limited to using your new shelves just for books. If you would like, you can use it as a piece to display decorative vases, family photos, or other things that may enhance your living space.

2. Hanging Light

You would be surprised how easy it is to make your own unique light display. With a DIY hanging light, the possibilities are endless. When designing your light, you may want to explore low heat emitting fluorescent and LED light bulb options. This may give you the option to explore a wider range of shade options. With the right kind of light bulb, you won’t have to worry about the shade melting or contributing to a fire.

3. Wood Mantel

Whether you are a first time home buyer and are looking for ways to enhance your home, or you are a home-owner who wants to give their current space a boost, a wood mantel may be the DIY project you need. In the case that you are in the market for a new home, you may want to check out this brokerage company to learn more about your options. 

For all parties, a DIY wood mantel is a perfect place to add decorative plants, pictures, and artwork to brighten up your space.

4. Blanket Ladder

Blanket ladders are the perfect addition to any living space. Whether it be your living room bedroom or bathroom, a blanket ladder can transform any space. All you need is your wood of choice and a few decorative throw blankets to put everything in motion. If you do decide to place your blanket ladder in a bathroom, simply replace the blankets with towels or your favorite robe.

5. Chalkboard Jars

Do you want to organize your pantry and make it visually appealing?

You may want to try DIY chalkboard jars. All you need is a few mason jars, chalkboard labels, and glue. Simply add the chalkboard labels to your mason jars and label them as needed. 

Start Your DIY Weekend Projects

Now that you explored a few DIY projects that you can do at home, it is time to get started on your DIY weekend projects. Choose a DIY project of your liking, make a list, go to your local art and crafts store, and get started.