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
Fireplace Makeover
DIY Plant Bench in 1 Hour
DIY Live Edge Coffee Table With Hairpin Legs
The Most Clever Hidden TV Cabinet
Build an Easy DIY Square Farmhouse Coffee Table Yourself
Old Dresser Turned Into Modern TV Stand
How to Create a Storage Cabinet Above a Sump Pump & a Faux Stone Wall
Fainting Couch Revival
Faux Wood & White Wash
How To Turn A Tree Into A Table
Side Table From Wood Slice
DIY Kitchen Storage Solution Using Oatmeal Canisters
Stained Art - Sunflower Table
How To Bring An Antique Back To Life And Rebuild Broken Feet
How to Build a Coffee Table Ottoman Out of an Ammunition Crate
Upcycled Old Dresser Mirror to Faux Mantle
Round Coffee Table Turns Into Tufted Ottoman
DIY Built-in Bookcases
DIY Blackout Curtains
How to Make Floating Tensegrity Table
Painted Chair With Unicorn Spit
DIY Furniture Using Dollar Tree Dishes
Trash to Treasure - Side Table/humidor
Faux Rustic Wood and Beams
17 Awesome DIY TV Stands
Fireplace Makeover! Learn How to Tile
Conceal a Cluttered Shelf
DIY Tiered Baseball Snack or Cupcake Display Stand
French Country Toile Hutch!
DIY Crate Stools for Toy Storage
Design a Tray Table With Resin Ocean Art
DIY Brick Mortar Wash
Bay Window Built in Bookshelf Makeover
Wrap Around Wood Mantle
Built in Bookcase Hack Using Kitchen Cabinets and Bookcases
Shiplap Fireplace
Refinished Mid Century Modern Coffee Table Upcycle/Makeover
Lego Table
Built-in-the-Wall Shelving - Reclaiming Hidden Storage Space
Target Bookcase Makeover
Concrete Coffee Table
First Time Using Chalk Paint // Dixie Belle Paint Co. + 5 Tips
How To Add Wood To the Back of a Bookcase
How To Reuse Old Encyclopedias and Books
Highlight Details Without Distressing
Refinished TV Stand
Stencil DIY: Leather Club Chair Goes Drab to Fab!
China Hutch Repurposed Into a Flat Screen TV Stand
Fireplace Makeover
Vintage China Cabinet Makeover
First Upholstery Project Using HOT GLUE GUN!
DIY Fireplace Mantel With Storage
DIY Wicker Storage Basket Tray Table
DIY Nautical Curtain Tie Backs Monkey Fist Knot
Outdoor Hot Tub Bench and Towel Rack