24 DIY Projects You NEED to Try This Year

In case you haven’t noticed, we have the most amazing team of contributors here at Remodelaholic! We love their work and we love having them share it here on Remodelaholic. So to start off 2018 with the big DIY bang (in a good way!), we wanted to re-introduce you and show you the best of the best from 2017. Head over to their blogs to say hello and subscribe, and try these top 24 DIY projects this year!

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The first project from the 24 DIY Projects you should try is from the ever-amazing Amy. She built this ingenious farmhouse style sliding picture frame — check out the tutorial at Hertoolbelt and you’ll see why this idea went viral!

Best DIY Tutorials And Tips, Farmhouse Style Sliding Frame Hertoolbelt

And then add some farmhouse style to your entryway with this smart coat rack hall tree that she shared here on Remodelaholic.

Colleen gave her home a whole new life (especially with her littles around!) with this split entry makeover with so much added storage at Lemon Thistle,

Best DIY Tutorials And Tips, Split Level Entry Makeover With Added Storage Lemon Thistle

including this easy $10 cube coat rack shared here on Remodelaholic.


Get building ! Scott will teach you all about pocket hole mistakes (and how to fix them) at Saws on Skates,

Best DIY Tutorials And Tips, Pocket Hole Mistakes And Tips Saws On Skates

then put your skills to work building this amazing ladder chair that Scott designed, built, and shared here!

Shara built this stunning fake brick fireplace — what a perfect solution! Get the tutorial at Woodshop Diaries

Best DIY Tutorials And Tips, Fake Brick Fireplace And Mantel Woodshop Diaries

and be sure to see her oops-gone-right sunrise mirror that she shared here on Remodelaholic, too.

I just adore Corey’s master bedroom makeover at Sawdust 2 Stitches (and psst, there’s a sneak peek of her next project that will be here on Remodelaholic on Wednesday!)

Best DIY Tutorials And Tips, Master Bedroom Makeover Sawdust 2 Stitche

and her homey farmhouse style even extends to the door frames — read how she framed the doors and made those DIY modern farmhouse corbels here on Remodelaholic.

The always amazing Dawn shared this amazing home library shelving over at AD Aesthetic

Best Diy Tutorials And Tips, Diy Library Shelving AD Aesthetic

which pairs perfectly with the gorgeous Imagine the Possibilities printable she shared here at Remodelaholic — and be sure to check out all her other virtual room makeovers, printables, and mood boards here.

Free Printable Gift Idea, Imagine The Possibilities Modern Chalkboard Print @Remodelaholic

If you’re looking for a modern DIY style, you’ll love Elisha’s tutorials, like how to get a smooth shiny finish on inexpensive OSB at Pneumatic Addict

Best DIY Tutorials And Tips, Smooth And Shiny Osb Tutorial Pneumatic Addict

and how to build modern tabletop planters at Remodelaholic.

Diy West Elm Knockoff Modern Wood Tabletop Planters Feat @Remodelaholic

Over at SharktailsAllison shared her amazing plywood plank flooring — seriously, go check it out!

Best DIY Tutorials And Tips, Plywood Plank Flooring Sharktailsand then see how she built this mid-century style triangle leg bench shared here.

Check out some gorgeous style from Jamie and Morgan in this timeless white kitchen at construction2style

Best DIY Tutorials And Tips, Timeless White Kitchen Renovation Construction2style

and an easy DIY in these wooden wall arrows here at Remodelaholic.

DIY Wooden Arrow Tutorial, Home Decor | Remodelaholic

I’ve always loved Sarah‘s home office, and she gave it a stunning makeover at Life on Virginia Street this year!

Best DIY Tutorials And Tips, Office Makeover With Hale Navy Panel Wall And White Oak Wood Floors Life On Virginia Street

Here on Remodelaholic, see all the rooms that Sarah has rounded up tips and decor picks for — if you love Fixer Upper, you’ll love this!

Lunar Landing House Fixer Upper

See Heather‘s lovely style and how she updates on a budget — such as this brick update at The Heathered Nest

Best DIY Tutorials And Tips, German Smear Whitewashed Brick The Heathered NEst

and this luxe-looking affordable AC screen here at Remodelaholic.

Ananda assembled this gorgeous photo gallery wall around the TV (yes… one of those is a TV!) Check out all the details at A Piece of Rainbow

Best DIY Tutorials And Tips, TV Gallery Wall A Piece Of Rainbow

and check out these beautiful faux zinc letters she shared here at Remodelaholic — such an easy fake-out!

More building! Mindi built an a-frame desk with the tutorial on Mylove2create

Best DIY Tutorials And Tips, Build An A Frame Desk Mylove2create

and you’ll love how easy and inexpensive this long hexagon tray is! Tutorial here on Remodelaholic.

Sarah built this ah-mazing sliding barn door hutch! Get the tutorial at The Created Home

Best DIY Tutorials And Tips, Sliding Barn Door Hutch The Created Home

and then see how she made this gorgeous Magnolia-style laundry room sign… even after kids made the DIYing more of an adventure!

Ashlea can transform just about anything with paint — check out this brassy lamp makeover at This Mama’s Dance,

Best DIY Tutorials And Tips, Brassy Lamp Makeover This Mama's Dance

and see how she faked the industrial look with this coffee table here on Remodelaholic.

DIY Reclaimed Wood Coffee Table 15

If you haven’t yet seen Sara’s laundry room at Twelve on Main… you need to go check out the gorgeous rustic farmhouse goodness RIGHT NOW!

Best DIY Tutorials And Tips, Farmhouse Laundry Room With DIY Folding Table And Wire Laundry Baskets Twelve On Main

Then come back and check out the gorgeous rustic farmhouse goodness of these easy shelves Sara shared here on Remodelaholic.

Thalita redid her laundry room over at The Learner Observer

Best DIY Tutorials And Tips, Laundry Room Makeover The Learner Observer

and we just adore this jumbo pegboard she shared during our Plywood Pretty series!

Crystal has some seriously stunning style, and she makes it so easy! See how to build this hanging planter stand at The Weathered Fox

Best DIY Tutorials And Tips, Build A Hanging Planter Stand The Weathered Fox

and check out how to make these easy farmhouse wall storage baskets here on Remodelaholic.

Kristin shared her mudroom lockers and tips for making them work (notice the doors!) at Postbox Designs

Best DIY Tutorials And Tips, Mudroom Lockers Postbox Designs

while sharing monthly mood boards and decor picks here at Remodelaholic — like this roundup of affordable sofas for every budget, squee!

Sofa Roundup

Emily has the sweetest little boy who has the most amazing nursery closet hanging storage — get all the details at Table + Hearth

Best DIY Tutorials And Tips, Hanging Crate Nursery Closet Storage Table And Hearth

and see more of Emily’s beautiful coastal style with this easy layered burlap frame.

Ready to hack that big-box furniture? Read how Tasha painted IKEA laminate furniture at Designer Trapped in a Lawyer’s Body

Best DIY Tutorials And Tips, Painting IKEA Laminate Furniture Designer Trapped

and gave a large mirror some glam here on Remodelaholic.

This is genius! You can create a gorgeous, rich gold finish for any metal framed mirror. It looks so easy and the end result is stunning. Full tutorial by Designer Trapped in a Lawyer's Body for Remodelaholic.com.

If you’re looking to DIY some high-class style on a budget, Sara shared her gorgeous bathroom renovation at Sincerely Sara D

Best DIY Tutorials And Tips, Elegant Bathroom Renovation Sincerely Sara D

and this elegant paneled wall treatment here on Remodelaholic.

The lovely Betty shared some beautiful furniture this year — check out this modern farmhouse dresser on Oh Everything Handmade

Best DIY Tutorials And Tips, Modern Farmhouse Dresser Oh Everything Handmade

and this IKEA hack flat file drawer here on Remodelaholic.

Leanne is new to the team, so go say hello and check out this stacked plywood accent wall at Diva of DIY

Best DIY Tutorials And Tips, Stacked Plywood Accent Wall Diva Of DIY

and see her wall-to-wall man cave sliding barn door console here on Remodelaholic.


Happy New-DIY Year!

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Lorene has been behind the scenes here at Remodelaholic for more than a decade! She believes that planning projects and actually completing them are two different hobbies, but that doesn't stop her from planning at least a dozen projects at any given time. She spends her free time creating memories with her husband and 5 kids, traveling as far as she can afford, and partaking of books in any form available.

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