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
Building a Fireplace Mantel After Closing a Tv Niche Above Fireplace.
Sofa "Baseboard" Hides Ugly Cords & Mechanics
Ikea Lack Table Hack Using an Inlay Stencil
14 Clever Ways to Upcycle Dollar Store Pool Noodles for Your Home.
Painting Our Red Brick Fireplace White
How to Transform an Old Coffee Table With Mosaic
How to Create the Faux Granite Look in Five Easy Steps
Cable Spool Project
Built in Bookcase Hack Using Kitchen Cabinets and Bookcases
DIY Pallet Bookshelf for Kids
How to Whitewash Old Furniture to Upcycle It
Fireplace Facelift: Beautiful Mantel Built With Scraps
Redo That Old Leather Couch
DIY Plant Stands From a Thrifted Bar Stool
Fainting Couch Revival
How To Tile Onto A Wood Shelf!
How to Upholster a Footstool
Narcissus Buffet With Unicorn SPiT
How to Make Floating Tensegrity Table
Fireplace Renovation
Hyllis Ikea Hack
Ever Wanted to Make One of Those Dresser Drawer Ottomans?
DIY Fireplace Mantel: Creating Usable Corner Space
Laundry Room With Curtains
7 Ways to DIY a Pool Noodle
Unicorn Spit Coffee Table
French Country Toile Hutch!
Fixed an Off-center Fireplace
Deconstructed Inspired Vintage Chair
Repurposed TV Hutch Top Now a Gorgeous Farmhouse Style Cabinet
Velvet Armchair Makeover
Highlight Details Without Distressing
Marrying 1940's Antiques
Piano Bookcase
11 Pictures of Crazy Cool Uses for Tree Stumps
Petrified Wood Fireplace Makeover
DIY Brick Fireplace Refacing
IKEA Chair Hack: Boho Rattan Chair Makeover
DIY Brick Mortar Wash
PVC Pipe Curtain Rods
Shower Curtain Valance
No-Sew Pleated Curtains
Decoupage Paper for Furniture
Window Covering Solution for Odd-shaped Windows
Faux Inlay Coffee Table
How To-Paint Pour: Furniture Piece
DIY Rustic Farmhouse Tables
Faux Arched Christmas Fireplace
A Quick Way to Fix a Rip In a Curtain
"Faux" Cement Wall and Floating Cabinet
Coffee Table Restoration
First Upholstery Project Using HOT GLUE GUN!
Refurbished Farmhouse Style Nesting Tables
How To Add Wood To the Back of a Bookcase
Creating a Fake Chimney Breast Around a Log Burner