DIY Living Room Ideas

The living room is the heart of the home so it's important to make it an inviting space for the whole family. Hometalk can help you achieve this. Check out our discussion boards or ask a question. Browse our best, top, and newest projects for fresh ideas Or take a moment to watch an instructional video and learn something new. Enjoy!

Top Projects for Living Rooms

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DIY Living Room Videos

DIY video tutorial inspiration for you to enjoy. Don't forget to take notes.

DIY Kitchen Storage Solution Using Oatmeal Canisters

If you are someone who loves to create on a budget, this is the project for you. Best of all this project is easy to make, inexpensive and only requires 4 main materials.

Floating Waterfall Coffee Table

I was inspired to make this after seeing a similar table on Pinterest, it features beautifully figured camphor laurel mitred at the corner with an acrylic base. square off your slab on one end with a circular saw, make sure to use a straight edge and not to cut too deep in one pass

DIY Rustic Industrial Mirrored Coffee Table

Here I built a coffee table using some Dollar Tree mirrors and some scrap wood I had sitting around in my shed...

How to Stencil a Two Tone Textured Wall Finish

Two soothing paint colors combine to create a technique to wrap up a wall with color, pattern, and soothing texture. This DIY painting technique looks especially awesome with a stencil pattern from our Woven Textures Stencils Spotlight Collection. These wall and furniture stencils emphasize the natural intricacy of woven textures and can help you turn your space into a restful retreat when painted with soft, calming colors. Add in a simple taping technique to create a unique accent wall that mimics the look of expensive wallpaper. It’s super easy when we show you how!Click play and watch this DIY stencil tutorial to see how to paint a calming “color flip pattern” with texture-inspired wall designs.

New Living Room Projects

Need some new DIY living room inspiration? Check out the new projects here.

Browse Living Room Projects

How to Declutter Books and Spruce Up Your Bookshelf
How to Paint a Brick Fireplace and Never Look Back
How to Hang Curtains Like an Interior Designer
Shiplap Fireplace
Perfect Curtain Folds Reveal.
Folding Luggage Rack to Rustic Herringbone Side Table #30dayflip
Deconstructed Inspired Vintage Chair
Painted Chair With Unicorn Spit
DIY Crate Stools for Toy Storage
Farmhouse Curtains - No Sew
How to Apply German Schmear to Give Your Brick Fireplace a New Look
How to Stencil a Metallic Foil Wall Finish
Ornate Coffee Table Makeover
How to Make an Old Couch New Again for $10
Faux Mantel From an Old China Hutch
Custom Built Entertainment Center.
DIY Faux Cast Stone Fireplace
How to Build a DIY Electric Fireplace Surround
Hyllis Ikea Hack
Updated Glass End Tables
DIY Crate Storage Ottoman
Ikea Lack Table Hack Using an Inlay Stencil
Faux Arched Christmas Fireplace
Learn Acrylic Pouring To Create a Faux Marble Effect
Easy Peasy 3 Legged Table - Faux Marble Top
Whitewashing a Dark Fireplace
Painting Our Red Brick Fireplace White
Easy and Cheap DIY Board and Batten Wall
How to Build a Coffee Table Ottoman Out of an Ammunition Crate
DIY Rustic Farmhouse Tables
Nautical end tables painted with CeCe Caldwell
Window Covering Solution for Odd-shaped Windows
Ikea Bookshelf to Storage Bench in 10 Min.
Wine Barrel Coffee Table
Faux Stained Glass Cabinet Technique
Refinished Mid Century Modern Coffee Table Upcycle/Makeover
11 Pictures of Crazy Cool Uses for Tree Stumps
First Upholstery Project Using HOT GLUE GUN!
Redo That Old Leather Couch
Painting Your Oak Mantel White!
What I Learned When Painting My 2nd Upholstered Chair
Fireplace Facelift: Beautiful Mantel Built With Scraps
Everything You Need To Know About Stenciling A Fireplace
Round Coffee Table Turns Into Tufted Ottoman
Trash to Treasure - Side Table/humidor
Old Dated Coffee Table Makeover
Pixelated End Table
DIY Blackout Curtains
Side Table From Wood Slice
Dyeing Sofa Cover in a Front Loading Washing Machine
Coffee Table Made From Leftover Fence Boards
Deconstructed Couch Tutorial
Updating A Coffee Table Using Chalk Paint And Retique It Liquid Wood
DIY Fireplace Makeover: How To Add Brick To a Fireplace
1970s Reno
How to Use up Your Old Broken China to Make a Unique Mosaic Table
Faux Inlay Coffee Table
How To Stencil Nesting Tables Using The Passion Mandala