Furniture Makeovers

Transform old furniture into new, functional pieces with these step-by-step makeovers. Follow our fresh and affordable tips to rethink secondhand furniture and make it into something fresh and fabulous. Use our fun paint techniques to update a dresser, table, chair, or bookcase, and take items from bland to beautiful in less than a weekend.

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How to Build a Farmhouse Bench

Bring the family together for dinner with a custom farmhouse bench. We've got the step-by-step instructions to make one for your home.

Hanging Chairs Are the New Decorating Staple

They’re quirky, fun, and surprisingly versatile. See why hanging chairs are becoming more and more popular, plus how to install one in your home.

How to Build a Farmhouse End Table

Get your room makeover started with this DIY farmhouse furniture project. We'll show you the steps, and you decide what photos, books, and trinkets you want to display on your new custom side table.

How to Ceruse in 4 Simple Steps

Learn how to give new life to a wood surface with this grain whitening technique. Its unique waxy finish gives furniture a beautiful vintage appearance.

Maximize Your Nightstand with DIY Storage Add-Ons

Say goodbye to bedside clutter. These simple do-it-yourself additions will more than double your nightstand's storage potential.

More Furniture Makeovers

How to Build a Murphy Bed

Need some extra space for visiting family members? This DIY Murphy bed is the answer. See how to build one in just a few days.

This Clever DIY Storage Bench Hides All Your Electronic Clutter

This handy couple replaced their “chaos corner” with a double-duty cabinet that hides electronic equipment and expands seating in their living room. See how they did it, and how you can do it, too!

Painting Wicker

Changing (or refreshing) the color of your favorite wicker pieces is a snap.