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Make Your Own Beautiful Wood Countertops for Under $200!

Want new counters, but can't spend thousands of dollars on natural stone? I'm going to show you how to make your own wood countertops for pennies on the dollar. They are gorgeous, warm and surprisingly durable!

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Paper Bags Are NOT for Floors People. Here's My Proof

Just like the rest of the crazy DIYers out there, I thought paper bag flooring was the best idea since select-a-size paper towels, but alas, some things are not as great as they seem. I know, it's hard to believe, but just because you read it on the internet, doesn't mean it's true... I tell my Grandma that all the time.

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School Desk Make- Over! How I Taught an Old Desk a New Trick!

I saw this desk sitting all alone at Salvo-Chic just waiting to be made pretty all over again. For $6, I just felt sorry for it and had to bring it home! It just so happened it was about to be made into a birthday present for my Peanut!

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$20 DIY Floating Shelves

After taking down a bay of cabinets in my kitchen and looking at a bare wall for about a month, I had to make a decision on what kind of shelving. These floating shelves are gorgeous, were cheap and super easy to build in an afternoon!

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Make a Magnetic Knife Rack Out of Scrap Wood!

Are you tired of your knives taking up precious counter space? Love the magnetic strips, but hate that so many of them are just an ugly black strip? I know, I sound like an info-mercial, but seriously, this is how you can make a pretty magnetic knife rack. Practically for free!

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DIY $20 Baseboard Upgrade!

Our baseboards were ugly to say the least- they match our floor, but that is a different post all together. I needed to spruce them up a bit, but without spending much... More like spending close to nothing at all.

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How You Can Make This Awesome $5 Garden Potting Stand!

After my peanut and I made a terrible, dirty mess all over my dining room table planting seeds, I realized, there is a better option. Plus, I needed a great project to use my kitchen utensil for the April Cent-Sational Salvage Challenge!

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Build a Pull Out Trash Bin From Existing Cabinets.

Does this look like a trash can? NO, IT LOOKS LIKE A CABINET! Plus, I did it for free and in an afternoon using my existing cabinet.

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Add Moulding to Existing Kitchen Cabinets

I'll show you how anyone can easily add moulding to their current kitchen cabinets so that it looks like it's always been there for around $20.00!

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Beautiful Book Page Wreath

Here is a brief tutorial on how you can make your very own book page wreath in about 30 minutes. If you have an old book lying around and a piece of cardboard, this project can cost you pennies and look beautiful all year round!

About meMy mission is to change our builder-grade house into a dream home! I share all of my projects and tutorials so that you can make your home awesome on a dime as well! 1 room, 1 project and $1 at a time.