Looking for a quick weekend project to update your home? From mini room makeovers to super easy ways to upcycle furniture, these ideas are achievable for anyone with even the most basic of DIY skills and great for those on a budget.
Why not give your space a refresh this weekend with one of these easy projects?
How to clean terracotta floor tiles
Find out how to clean terracotta floor tiles and restore them to their former glory. Follow DIY expert Helaine Clare’s step-by-step guide
How to create a chalkboard wall: 12 top tips and ideas
Thinking of adding a chalkboard wall? Here are our top tips for where they work best and how to create one successfully
These Wickes paint offers are a DIY lovers dream, and just in time for the bank holiday
Check out the Wickes paint offers that will kick start your bank holiday weekend projects
Painting metal garden furniture
DIY expert Helaine Clare shows how painting metal garden furniture can transform its look
Paper crafts: how to make feather decorations
Looking for some easy paper craft ideas? Check out this super simple step by step
How to make a flower garland
Learn how to make a beautiful flower garland... perfect for a wedding or garden party and easy to do if you follow this easy guide
How to paint metal railings: cleaning and repairing railings and gates
Old metal railings and other exterior metalwork needs regular care and attention to prevent decay, so spot the signs of wear and tear and know what action to take with this practical, step-by-step guide
How to build a birdhouse
The perfect weekend project... find out how to build a birdhouse in our step by step guide
How to lighten oak beams
Learn how to lighten oak beams – including the tools and equipment you will need – with step-by-step instructions from DIY expert Helaine Clare
Hanging planters: how to DIY a vertical garden
Hanging planters are super cute and these herb garden planters are super tasty. Here's your next easy DIY weekend project...
How to make a spring wreath
Find out how to make a spring wreath with expert advice from florist Emma Hutchinson of The Bespoke Flower Company
Wall planters: how to DIY an indoor plant wall
Want to DIY your own wall planters? Check out this easy step-by-step guide...
How to stencil: upcycle furniture for a Mid-century look
If you learn how to stencil, you can turn your eBay regrets into gorgeous pieces you actually want in your home. Use this step by step guide to upcycling furniture to find out how...
How to create vintage paint effects
Want to know how to create vintage paint effects? From distressing to gilding, check out these paint effects to transform your old furniture in a few simple steps...
How to paint wooden furniture: upcycle a sideboard or shelving in a day
The perfect weekend project, upcycling your neglected old furniture... Here's how to paint wooden furniture to give it a whole new look
DIY chalkboard Mason jar labels: how to turn old jars into stylish storage
Get your kitchen organised with this DIY storage jar hack...
How to paint an ombre accent wall
Painting an ombre wall is simpler than you think; just follow our step-by-step guide to find out how
Traditional front doors: 16 design ideas
A traditional front door can transform the look of your whole home while also providing essential security benefits. From classic Georgian designs to quaint cottage styles, we've got the perfect style inspiration to increase your kerb appeal
How to knit a chunky blanket in three hours
Learn how to knit a bang on trend chunky knit blanket with these 10 simple steps...
How to re-cover a footstool
Discover how to re-cover a footstool and give tired looking furniture a new lease of life, with step-by-step instructions from DIY expert Helaine Clare