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.

Most Recent

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.

More DIY Furniture Projects

How to Repair, Paint, and Restore Wicker Furniture
From priming to topcoat techniques, here's what a professional restorer says to do.
With a Bit of Chalk Paint, This Old Walnut Sideboard Became a Stylish Plant Station
A slate topper was the finishing touch—it's perfect for jotting down care notes in chalk.
This Restored 1980s-Era Daybed Is the Ultimate Home Office Accent

Discover how Living home editor Lorna Aragon transformed this vintage chaise.