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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Your Complete Guide to Painting Wood Furniture—From Sanding to Sealing
Breathe new life into dilapidated chairs, dressers, desks, and more by adding a fresh coat of paint.
How to Whitewash Wood to Lighten Up Your Interior
Want to give your wooden pieces a lighter, brighter flair? Whitewashing wood is a simple DIY project that offers major results. Read on for a step-by-step guide to copy the look.
How to Turn a Dresser Into a Custom Dollhouse
It's an upcycling project that's perfect for you and the kids.
How Overshot Coverlets Can Help You Make a Statement in Your Home
Drape them across a table, turn them into throw pillow covers, or frame them—the options are limitless.
How to Repair, Paint, and Restore Wicker Furniture
From priming to topcoat techniques, here's what a professional restorer says to do.

More DIY Furniture Projects

See How We Gave This Vintage Dresser a Modern Makeover
The restoration is done in three steps—with a new coat of paint, leather fronts, and luxe hardware.
How to Fix a Table or Chairs with Wobbly Legs
We asked a skilled woodworker for her best solutions.