DIY Living Room Ideas

The living room is the heart of the home so it's important to make it an inviting space for the whole family. Hometalk can help you achieve this. Check out our discussion boards or ask a question. Browse our best, top, and newest projects for fresh ideas Or take a moment to watch an instructional video and learn something new. Enjoy!

Top Projects for Living Rooms

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DIY Living Room Videos

DIY video tutorial inspiration for you to enjoy. Don't forget to take notes.

DIY Kitchen Storage Solution Using Oatmeal Canisters

If you are someone who loves to create on a budget, this is the project for you. Best of all this project is easy to make, inexpensive and only requires 4 main materials.

Floating Waterfall Coffee Table

I was inspired to make this after seeing a similar table on Pinterest, it features beautifully figured camphor laurel mitred at the corner with an acrylic base. square off your slab on one end with a circular saw, make sure to use a straight edge and not to cut too deep in one pass

DIY Rustic Industrial Mirrored Coffee Table

Here I built a coffee table using some Dollar Tree mirrors and some scrap wood I had sitting around in my shed...

How to Stencil a Two Tone Textured Wall Finish

Two soothing paint colors combine to create a technique to wrap up a wall with color, pattern, and soothing texture. This DIY painting technique looks especially awesome with a stencil pattern from our Woven Textures Stencils Spotlight Collection. These wall and furniture stencils emphasize the natural intricacy of woven textures and can help you turn your space into a restful retreat when painted with soft, calming colors. Add in a simple taping technique to create a unique accent wall that mimics the look of expensive wallpaper. It’s super easy when we show you how!Click play and watch this DIY stencil tutorial to see how to paint a calming “color flip pattern” with texture-inspired wall designs.

New Living Room Projects

Need some new DIY living room inspiration? Check out the new projects here.

Browse Living Room Projects

How to Declutter Books and Spruce Up Your Bookshelf
How to Paint a Brick Fireplace and Never Look Back
How to Hang Curtains Like an Interior Designer
How to Stop Sofa Cushions From Slipping With Velcro Tape
DIY a High-end Look With an Inexpensive Fireplace
No-Sew Curtains & Curtain Rod for Less Than $15!
Target Bookcase Makeover
French Provincial Couch + Miss Mustard Seed's Milk Paint
The Painted Sofa
Make Inexpensive Curtains Look Custom!
Ever Wanted to Make One of Those Dresser Drawer Ottomans?
Ordinary Coffee Table to Glam Coffee Table
Five Star Backyard Seating on a No-Tell Motel Budget
5 Minute Drop Cloth Curtains
Plain Old Brown Jacobean Buffet to Beautiful Buffet
Trash Can Halloween Stands
Simple No Sew Drop Cloth Curtains With Colorful Tassel Trim
Organizing Books and TV With Built-In Alcove Shelving
Pallet Coffe Table
Upcycle Project | Turn a Old Tire Into a Stylish Ottoman
Custom Built in Shelves
Rejuvenate With Natural Dye
4 Fast Home Builds That Will Make You Want to Do It Yourself!
Thrifty Coffee Table Makeover
How to Create a Rustic Wood Footstool With Jute Twine
Revamping An Old Goodwill Hutch With Homemade Chalk Paint
Turn That Old Dresser Into The Perfect TV Stand
Outdoor Patio and Garden. Make from 100% recycled junk
How to Turn an Upholstered Stool Into a Plant Stand With a Wooden Top
Tired of My Dull Kitchen Blinds....... And Love My New Dish Cloths
Buffet From a Dresser
Remake of One Ugly Coffee Table Set
Green to Rustic Treasure!
Sad Looking Buffet Gets Happy With A Makeover!
DIY Blackout Curtains
French Script Two Toned End Tables
How To Easily Remove Paint & Varnish From Old Furniture!
Repurposed Orange Dresser Into Farmhouse Pantry Cabinet
Shower Curtain Valance
How to Make No Sew Scarf Curtains
Turn a Tomato Cage Into a Plant Stand
The Happiest No-Sew Office Curtains in the World
4 New Ideas for Your Old Bookcase
Chest of Drawers Before and After
Painting an Old Dining Room Buffet
20 Projects Built From Scratch
Old Buffet to New Coffee Station
Flea Market Flip, Upcycled Silo Doors
Built-in-the-Wall Shelving - Reclaiming Hidden Storage Space
How to Convert a Twin Bed Into a Couch
Trash to Treasure – Bookshelves
A Couch To Swoon For!
Embellish Your Windows With Stenciled Curtains
Upcycled Vintage Tool Chest Coffee Table
Pioneer Woman Tablecloth Turned Into Curtains
Easy Quick Fix for a Battered Couch
DIY Coffee Table Made With a Washing Machine Drum
Make An Outdoor Buffet From An Old Door