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Easy How to Build a Mid Century Modern DIY Platform Bed

Easy How to Build a Mid Century Modern DIY Platform Bed

MID CENTURY MODERN DIY PLATFORM BED I have built a lot of furniture, but never have I ever, built a bed!! To walk into our newly remodeled master bedroom and know that I have literally built every single thing in there, is an amazing feeling of accomplishment! This...

Easy How to Build Your Own DIY Outdoor Sectional Sofa

Easy How to Build Your Own DIY Outdoor Sectional Sofa

Build your own DIY outdoor sectional sofa only using 2x4's. Design to Build's plans include easy to follow, step-by-step instructions. Perusing any furniture store, you'll find me not only eyeing the furniture, but feeling every nook and cranny of it. In my mind, I'm...

How to Get a Straight Edge on a 2×4 Piece of Wood

How to Get a Straight Edge on a 2×4 Piece of Wood

In most all of my furniture build tutorials, I encourage you to get rid of the manufactured edge on all of your boards. Ripping all of the boards down to a different width and making them a straight edge, gives your furniture a more finished look. Today, I want to...

The Right Way to Hang Curtains | A Step By Step Guide

The Right Way to Hang Curtains | A Step By Step Guide

You've ordered new curtains for your newly decorated space. Now that they've arrived, you're so excited to get them hung. But how? What is the right way to hang curtains? Do you hang them right above the window frame? On top of the window frame? How wide should you...

How to Build an Easy DIY Coffee Table | Free Plans

How to Build an Easy DIY Coffee Table | Free Plans

See just how simple it is to build a coffee table. Follow my step-by-step tutorial and build this easy DIY coffee table.  It's a tradition I started when my first nephew got married...building them a piece of furniture of their choice. So, when my 2nd oldest son got...

Easy How to Build a Mid Century Modern Nightstand

Easy How to Build a Mid Century Modern Nightstand

Let's build a DIY modern nightstand. I'll show you how easy it is with this simple tutorial. So, the style of our master bedroom makeover, is more of a mid-century modern vibe. After completing my first ever bed-build, I knew I wanted MCM nightstands to match. After...

How to Build a Modern Dining Table | West Elm Dupe

How to Build a Modern Dining Table | West Elm Dupe

After seeing this modern dining table from West Elm trending all over social media, I knew I had to build one! I absolutely love the straight lines and the solid look of this table. It is exactly the organic modern design I love! And I can't wait to share this...

Easy How to Make a Console Table with Hemp Rope

Easy How to Make a Console Table with Hemp Rope

I think this is one of the easiest tables I have ever built! Hands down! The most tedious part is wrapping the table with hemp rope. Tedious but therapeutic. Great activity to do while you're binging your favorite Netflix series. So, let's get to it! Let's build this...