For $48 She Transforms This Plain Cabinet Into A Stunning High End Piece I'd Love To Have
Adrian Quinton 12/31/2015
Give your inexpensive knick knacks, furniture and decor a touch of class with these easy projects. Your home will look amazing and your family will love it!
Galvanized Tub Trick
Make a plastic bucket look like a trendy galvanized metal tub with just a few coats of spray paint.
Prep Your Area
Make sure you put an old bed sheet, painting tarp or large piece of cardboard down under the plastic bucket. You don't want rogue spray paint sticking to your driveway!
Give It A Shining Glow
Throughly spray two even coats of metallic paint so everything is adequately covered. Follow the full set of instructions at thetiptoefairy.com.
Once the buckets are dry you can use them in your garden, on picnics or to transfer food and drinks to parties!
Fake A Fancy Cabinet
Add some feet to the front of your cabinet to give it a high-end look! It's a simple and inexpensive upgrade.
Easy To Attach
Measure the distance from the bottom of the front edge of the cabinet to the ground and buy an appropriately sized "foot" to fit the space.
Gloss It Over
Remove the pegs and place the feet under the cabinet like you see below! Learn how to do it at theidearoom.net.
As soon as you have the feet installed you can paint them in the same style as the rest of the cabinet.
It's a little touch but it really does make a difference! It will also boost the resale value of your home when it's time to move.
Bring Your Fames To Life
Give your picture frames a fun 3-D pop by mounting them on shadow boxes.
Wood Glue Does The Trick
Use can use wood glue and books (as weights) to secure the frames on top of the shadow boxes. Let them dry overnight and hang them up in the morning.
Get the details for this creative craft at changeofsceneries.blogspot.com.
A Little Extra Dimension
These popout shelves will hold even more books, knick knacks and photos, and your wall will look unique and very high end!
Give Your Bottles A Gorgeous Uniformed Look
Instead of mismatched bottles, pour everything into identical clear bottles to give your bathroom a sleek appearance.
Saggy Couch Solution
Take your couch from frump to fab with this clever trick!
Just Some Fluff
Stuff your cushions from the bottom so that when you put your pillows back, the seam will be hidden. Check out the tutorial at loveoffamilyandhome.net for details!
Good As New
When you slide in the bottom cushions you'll be shocked that your couch holds is shape and looks as cushy as ever!
Trim Your Table
Give a plain coffee table an instant upgrade with a simple nail head trim!
It's Okay To Be Tacky
Purchase a string of short nail heads and attach them horizontally on your coffee table. See how she does it at lovegrowswild.com.
Give It An Edge
It's an easy accent that takes a bland coffee table to new heights!
Or You Can Add A Touch Of Gold To The Corners
Use large brass cigar box corners to spice up an outdated end table!
Learn how to do it yourself at littlegreennotebook.blogspot.com. The pieces are usually less than $10, so you won't have to worry about this project breaking the bank!
Make It Shine
Now you have a seemingly brand new table that looks like it popped right out of a high-end antique store!
Give Your Garage Some Windows
If your garage door doesn't come with windows, you can go ahead and make some permanent ones all by yourself!
What You'll Need
Get black spray paint, painter's tape and a ladder to make this long-lasting unshattering painted windows. For full tutorial visit housetohomeblog.com!
Easy As Pie
Once the paint dries you can remove the tape and enjoy your new-and-improved faux windows!
Add Luxurious "Molding" To Your Cabinets
A few picture frames and a coat of paint makes your cabinets look completely unrecognizable!
Stick Them On
Use high-quality wood glue to attach picture frames to your plain flat cabinet doors. Once the glue has set you can paint the whole thing with wood-specific flat or glossy spray paint.
Read through the full set of instructions at howfantasticblog.com!
Attach the new metallic handles you picked up when you bought the spray paint and hang them back up! Doesn't that look gorgeous?
Turn Plastic Into Gold
If your wardrobe is in desperate need of inspiration, you can always add a glimmer of gold!
Gather Them Up
Just like we did in the first craft, make sure to set down something under the hangers.
Spray one side of them and once they're dry, flip them and coat the other side! If you're still a little unsure, visit thesweetescape.ca!
Coat Them Well
Coat each side once more and let them dry overnight! You don't want any wet gold paint sticking to your favorite sweaters.
Oh, You're Fancy Now
Now your closet will look uniform and fabulous and you'll be excited to pick out your outfit everyday!
Mason Jar Makeover
Use mason jars to renovate your nursery by following the simple steps in this helpful YouTube video. They're so delicate and adorable!
Screenshot via YouTube
Faux Marble Table
Who knew contact paper could look so much like the real thing? What a great idea!
Cut Them Out
Measure out the dimensions of the top and sides of the coffee table and cut out the marble contact paper according. Learn what to do to finish the project at poppytalk.com!
Just Plain Beautiful
The best part about this project is that you can go ahead and use the table as soon as you attach the paper! It's functional and beautiful.
Faux Stainless Steel Fridge
Learn how to take a basic fridge and make it look like the cutting-edge technology by watching the video below! It's much easier than you would think.
You don't have to be a millionaire to have nice-looking things in your home. These simple home hacks can save you money and give your decor the little extra boost you've been yearning for!