Category Archives: DIY and Home Hacks

Creative Plywood DIY Projects

We have had a BLAST exhausting ourselves with plywood projects for this week's Plywood Pretty shebang. Thanks for playing along, and if you've been building this week or inspired by something you've seen here, show off your work by submitting a brag post here. Here are some of our favorites from the link party: Barn…
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DIY Plywood Flooring Pros and Cons + Tips

Our Plywood Pretty week is coming to a close and there's one topic we haven't covered yet… plywood flooring. While we love our hardwood floors, we know that not every DIYer has the budget, and, if we're keeping it real, not every project is worth the splurge for higher end flooring. We've talked about and…
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Grab a Seat! 25 Amazing DIY Plywood Benches and Other Seating Ideas

Does the phrase “plywood seating” conjure up images of boxy, rough, cheap-college-student-apartment furniture? If so, you may be surprised to learn that you can create all different kinds of beautiful seating with a few plywood sheets (sometime even just one!). The 25 amazing DIY plywood seating ideas shown here are the perfect marriage of form…
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DIY Waterfall Plywood Console Table

Our next project in our Plywood Pretty series uses just one sheet of plywood and shows off the unique character of plywood, both the grain of the plywood and the banded plywood edges. This beautiful waterfall console table is sleek and modern, with its exposed plywood edges! Because it uses two cuts of plywood stacked…
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How to Build a Plywood Toy Storage Box with Wheels

We've had a great week sharing our Plywood Pretty projects with you — be sure to share yours here and check out all our new plywood projects here — and we're not done yet! Stay tuned for a few more projects before the week is up. This morning we have an easy wheeled toy storage…
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Budget Patio Makeover That’s Renter-Friendly

Sarah Walk overcame three big challenges with her patio makeover. The blogger behind Tell Love and Party wanted to save money, so it had to be a budget patio makeover. Her patio is pretty small, too, so she needed to make the most of the small outdoor space. And on top of all that, she rents her…
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30+ Plywood Decor Projects to Update Your Home

You can use plywood to create items other than furniture or organization systems. Why not spruce up your home's design with easy plywood decor projects? The possibilities are truly endless. To get you started, I've gathered over 20 different plywood decor projects. Add a special touch to a place setting with unique wood chargers or…
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Achieving the Top 3 Patio Functions: Gardening, Grilling and Chilling

Mysha Bolen knows what she wants from a patio makeover. The design blogger behind Remington Avenue boils it down to three patio functions: gardening, grilling and chilling. Mysha brought together the right patio furniture, outdoor string lights and patio accessories to create her perfect spot for enjoying her backyard. Garden, Grill and Chill Patio Makeover When designing…
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Make Your Own Plywood Cross-Based Globe Terrariums

Hi again, Mindi here from MyLove2Create! Earlier this week for Plywood Pretty, I showed you an easy way to use plywood scraps, and another one of my recent projects here was my Raised Planter Box. Today I am excited to share a very fun decorative project, made from 1/4” plywood scraps. These Plywood Cross Based…
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A Modern-Day Fortress House With A Timeless Design

This contemporary residence is located in Bellinzona, Switzerland and it’s a modern-day fortress. With 260 square meters of living space, it’s big enough to be perfect as a family home. The construction and interior design were completed in 2017. It was a project conducted by Davide Macullo Architects. The house was built for a client…
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