Recently, the consumer journalists and advocates of the website “Living on the Cheap” named DIYNetwork.com as one of the 5 Best Websites for Do-It-Yourselfers. Woohoo, right? We’re cheap, and you like it! And what better way to celebrate the news than to highlight a few of our favorite DIY-on-the-cheap ideas.
There are still a few months — plural — to enjoy outdoor weather, and here are some budget-savvy updates you can do with your porch, deck and yard.
In fact, you can make an impact in almost any room in your home with some of these simple projects. And you’ll save big by not paying for extra help — these projects are so easy that you can definitely DIY.
When the summer heat has you looking for indoor projects that don’t cost a lot of cash, a creative and inexpensive headboard is a great place to start. Headboard ideas are always a favorite with our readers.
In addition to these favorites on DIYNetwork.com, our fans on a budget (and who isn’t?) have been loving these Made + Remade posts:
- Bug Off! How to Make Your Own Citronella Candles
- Floral Wizardry: How to Arrange Grocery Store Flowers
- Make Your Own Lump Charcoal
- Cleaning Cheap: Make Natural, Inexpensive Dishwasher Detergent
- Cost-Efficient, No-Sew Functional Roman Shades
And of course there’s a ton of stuff across our blog and website highlighting money-saving projects for kitchens, bathrooms, bedrooms, dining rooms, plus timely wedding and upcycling ideas. Here’s to living on the cheap!