Unbelievable Upcycles: 14 Trash-to-Treasure Transformations You Must See!

If you are on a budget but desire an update to your space, you are going to love these ideas! From a coffee table bench that is gorgeous, to a play station for kids who love matchbox cars. This collection has ideas to make every room in your house better while using old items!

Upcycled Herb Stand

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Check out this industrial wall herb planter that was made from the IKEA Hyllis bookshelf . This planter is situated on a dining room wall – just by the window to ensure the plants get lots of light . 

Coffee Table Bench

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An old coffee table becomes the perfect bench to place in your space. This upholstered bench would look great in your bedroom and is so easy to recreate, you can do it this weekend! Get the instructions to make your own coffee table bench here.

Sliding Barn Door From an Old Interior Door

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This idea takes an interior door and transforms it into a sliding barn door. You will love repurposing materials and saving a ton of money on lumber while adding a stylish touch to another area of the house. Find out how to make a sliding barn door from an interior door here.

Salvaged Industrial Bar Table

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Who knew an old truck tire could become something so fabulous? This idea started with a scrap truck tire on the highway, and turns into the perfect place to sip a drink and relax a little! Find the details on how you can make a salvaged industrial bar table here.

Ceiling Fan Blades Airplane

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If you are taking out an old ceiling fan, you are going to want to create this airplane with the blades. This would look so cute in a boys bedroom. Find out how to turn ceiling fan blades into an airplane here.

Bathroom Cabinet From an Old Window

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If you are replacing your windows soon, or happen to have a fantastic old window in your pile of building materials, you are going to want to make one of these cabinets. It has a gorgeous farmhouse look that I know you are going to love. Read how to make your own bathroom cabinet from a window here.

Table From A Cassette Organizer

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If you have an old cassette organizer laying around, you are going to want to make this stunning table. Add seashells, or decorative accents to make it as unique as your home is. Find the directions to make a table from a cassette organizer here.

Kids Play Kitchen From a Cube Organizer

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Skip the pricey plastic play kitchens and DIY one for the kids. This idea is so cute and easy! It starts with a cube organizer and gets made over into the best place for dramatic play. Your kids will love this! Learn how to make a cube organizer play kitchen here.

From a Crib to a Couch

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This idea is perfect for putting your baby furniture to work as a great addition to your home. This upcycle keeps a treasured crib into a cozy seat that will get a lot of compliments no matter what room of the house you use it in. Find out how to turn a crib into a couch here.

Kitchen Island from a Desk

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If you have a desk you have been debating tossing, why not transform it into a kitchen island? This budget friendly DIY is going to look amazing in your kitchen and will save you so much money on a kitchen renovation. Learn how to make an island from a desk here.

TV Console Table From an Old Entertainment Center

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A bulky, dated entertainment center gets a new look and a new life with this idea. You will love how this project turns out and solves the problem of what to do with the old entertainment center that takes up space. Learn how to complete this TV console table project here.

Plant Stand Turned into a Table

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A dated plant stand gets a new look and purpose. If you want to add a little gold to your decor, you are going to want to check out this idea to make a fabulous accent table for your home. Get the instructions to make your own plant stand table here.

Baby Changing Table Makeover

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As the kids start to grow and the changing table is no longer needed, you can make the most epic play center! Kids will love having so many roads to cruise around on a play center made just for them! Learn how to make a car play center here.

Pedestal Accent Table

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You can build these accent tables for $25 each. They are sturdy, stylish and versatile, so you can use an accent table in any room of your house. Learn how to make these pedestal tables here.

How To Build a Waterfall on a Budget

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If you have daydreamed about adding a waterfall to your backyard, you are going to love this budget friendly project. It is not too hard to make and is so much more affordable than  you might think. Learn how to make a waterfall here.

Standing Chalkboard Easel

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Planning a party or event? Then you need to make these standing chalkboard easels! Write your message on them and stand them up, and enjoy the savings this easy DIY offers from renting or even buying a set of chalkboard easels. Learn how to make these easels here.

What is a Terrible Home Design Trend?

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Sometimes we dream of building a new home, and what great ideas we have for it.  But we don’t want to make big mistakes, what are the horrible new home trends that we want to avoid?

10 Home Renovations that can Decrease its Value

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With increasing interest rates and mortgage prices, getting the most value for your home is imperative. Homeowners and real estate agents speak about the renovations that could decrease the value of your home and why. Here are the renovations to look out for.

Declutter Fast: 7 Items Experts Say Must Go!

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Every home needs to be organized and arranged to exhibit its beauty. If your space is untidy, here is how to declutter fast get rid of these seven items decluttering experts would take out now!

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Cassity Kmetzsch started Remodelaholic after graduating from Utah State University with a degree in Interior Design. Remodelaholic is the place to share her love for knocking out walls, and building everything back up again to not only add function but beauty to her home. Together with her husband Justin, they have remodeled 6 homes and are working on a seventh. She is a mother of four amazing girls. Making a house a home is her favorite hobby.

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