15 Unbelievable DIY Furniture Makeovers to Transform Your Home

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DIY furniture transformations
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If you've grown tired of your old, outdated furniture but don't want to spend a ton of money upgrading your decor, we've got you covered.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.

Turn an Old Cabinet Into a Kid's Kitchen

Turn an Old Cabinet into a Kid's Kitchen
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If you have an old entertainment center in storage collecting dust, why not put it to good use? Follow this fun tutorial to create a kitchen play set the kids will love.

Make Over a Rattan Chair

make over a rattan chair
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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.

Build a Chalkboard Desk Out of Cabinets

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

Make a Headboard Out of Old Shutters

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

Create a Side Table Using a Wire Basket

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

Upcycle a Shag Rug Into a Chic Bench

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

Update an Old Wicker Chair

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

Upholster Old Bar Stools

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

Give Your Nightstand a Luxe Look

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

Turn a Metal Cart Into a Side Table

turn a metal cart into a side table
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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.

Transform an Old Door Into a Beautiful Entry Table

Transform an Old Door Into a Beautiful Entry Table
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Repurpose an old door to create this vintage table that will impress any guest when they enter your home.

Dress Up a Basic Mid-Century Side Table

dress up a basic mid-century side table
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This straightforward tutorial will show you how to completely revitalize a cheap side table with just marble contact paper and spray paint.

Give a Wooden Storage Bench a Makeover

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

Refinish a Folding Card Table

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

Paint a Cheap Kitchen Table to Look Brand New

paint a cheap kitchen table to look brand new
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Follow this tutorial to transform a cheap kitchen table into a piece that will cheer up your kitchen or dining room in no time.

Before & After: 11 Trash to Treasure Transformations for Your Home and Life

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