DIY Furniture Projects

Breathe new life into a chair, sofa, or dresser with one of our easy DIY furniture projects. We'll teach you how to paint, reupholster, and repurpose any piece of furniture you have in your home, plus we'll teach you how to build new pieces from scratch.

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The Craft Trends We're Inspired to Try in 2021
From homemade candles to paint-by-number kits and more, here's what projects our experts say will dominate the DIY world in the new year.
How to Repair, Paint, and Restore Wicker Furniture
From priming to topcoat techniques, here's what a professional restorer says to do.
How to Turn a Dresser Into a Custom Dollhouse
It's an upcycling project that's perfect for you and the kids.
These Are the Best Paints to Use When Refinishing Furniture
From energizing greens and pinks to versatile neutrals, paint experts share their favorite types and hues.
How to Fix a Table or Chairs with Wobbly Legs
We asked a skilled woodworker for her best solutions.
Furniture Polish
Make wooden chairs, benches, and the dining table all shine using a mixture of natural ingredients found at home.

More DIY Furniture Projects

See How We Gave This Secretary Desk a Modern Makeover
Chartreuse paint and striped wallpaper on the interior gives this furniture a fresh look.
How to Distress the Paint on Wooden Furniture
From dry distressing to antiquing, here's how to give that heirloom a gorgeous patina.

Upholstered Banquette

Create your very own built-in bench, which looks lovely in a breakfast or reading nook.