15 Unbelievable DIY Furniture Makeovers to Transform Your Home

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If you've grown tired of your old, outdated furniture but don't want to spend a ton of money upgrading your decor, we've got you covered. Transforming your space is actually much cheaper and easier than you may realize. Instead of overspending on pricey new pieces, try revamping your existing furniture, upcycling thrifted treasures or revitalizing dumpster diving discoveries with this list of unbelievable yet simple DIY project ideas.

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make over a rattan chair
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Make Over a Rattan Chair

Classic black paint and custom cushions can go a long way! This easy tutorial will show you how to transform a dated chair into a sleek statement piece.

Image Credit: Jeran McConnel
build a chalkboard desk out of cabinets
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Build a Chalkboard Desk Out of Cabinets

Take arts and crafts time to the next level with this DIY all-in-one art station made out of old cabinets.

Image Credit: Rachel Pereira
make a headboard out of old shutters
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Make a Headboard Out of Old Shutters

This DIY headboard made of old shutters will add chic, rustic vibes to your bedroom.

Image Credit: Brent Paape
create a side table using a wire basket
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Create a Side Table Using a Wire Basket

You're just a wire hamper and chopping board away from adding this stylish side table to your living room space.

Image Credit: Maya Marin
upcycle a shag run into a chic bench
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Upcycle a Shag Rug Into a Chic Bench

Add personality to your bedroom by repurposing a shag rug to create this chic bench for a fraction of the designer price tag.

Image Credit: Ashley Mayes
update an old wicker chair
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Update an Old Wicker Chair

Give that old wicker chair a vibrant makeover with this simple tutorial.

Image Credit: Jessica Begum
upholster old bar stools
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Upholster Old Bar Stools

Follow this tutorial to give new life to old, worn down wooden bar stools.

Image Credit: Sarah Hamilton
give your nightstand a luxe look
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Give Your Nightstand a Luxe Look

A pop of paint and new hardware will give your old nightstand a fancy facelift.

Image Credit: Trisha Sprouse
turn a metal cart into a side table
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Turn a Metal Cart Into a Side Table

Not sure what to do with that old metal cart? A combination of bright colors and accent pieces will transform it into this lovely outdoor side table.

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Transform an Old Door Into a Beautiful Entry Table
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Transform an Old Door Into a Beautiful Entry Table

Repurpose an old door to create this vintage table that will impress any guest when they enter your home.

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dress up a basic mid-century side table
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Dress Up a Basic Mid-Century Side Table

This straightforward tutorial will show you how to completely revitalize a cheap side table with just marble contact paper and spray paint.

Image Credit: Carrie Waller
give a wooden storage bench a makeover
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Give a Wooden Storage Bench a Makeover

Give an outdated wooden storage bench a much-needed modern makeover in just a few simple steps.

Image Credit: Marisa Hice
refinish a folding card table
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Refinish a Folding Card Table

Upgrade that old folding card table into a colorful piece that's perfect for any playroom or yard.

Image Credit: Debbie Williams


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