Top Do-IT-Yourself Blogs for Home Improvement Enthusiasts

Kristy Jones here, a blog writer of A Click Away Remotes and also considered as a home improvement enthusiast. There can never be enough ideas for home improvement. Whether you are included to doing simple fixing, construction, or renovation, home projects can be endless. Online resources and blogs started by DIY and home improvement experts can definitely help you and inspire you no matter what project you have in mind. Even successful homeowners are sharing endless tips and advice online so you are armed with everything you need.

Check out the following home improvement blogs that inspired me to become a home and craft DIYer in 2016. This list also contains top DIY websites that guide me on my home improvement projects (random order):


Young House Love
http://www.younghouselove.com/Screenshot_072116_061834_PM
Young House Love was started by Sherry and John on 2007. The blog features their home improvement projects. They also highlight tons of quick tips and ideas.
A post we love: How We Added Landscape Lighting
John & Sherry
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The Inspired Room
http://theinspiredroom.net/Screenshot_072116_062033_PM
The Inspired Room was voted as Readers’ Favorite Top Decorating Blog in 2015 and 2014 by Better Homes & Gardens magazine. Follow this blog for simple ideas on how to decorate and organize your home.
A post we love: DIY Decorating {My House Tour}
Melissa Michaels
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HouseLogic Screenshot_072116_061646_PM
http://www.houselogic.com/
HouseLogic provides smart advice about home improvement and home ownership to help you enhance your home’s value and your enjoyment. Visit this website today.
A post we love: 6 Things Everyone Should Do When Moving Into a New House
HouseLogic
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IKEA Hackers
http://www.ikeahackers.net/Screenshot_072116_063914_PM
IkeaHackers.net is a site about modifiying and repurposing Ikea products. Simple hacks may be as easy as adding embellishment while advance ones may require power tools and lots of ingenuity.
A post we love: Spicing up the bedroom with a killer headboard
Jules
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http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/
Shanty 2 Chic was created by sisters Ashley and Whitney, two power-tool wielding DIY queens. Their mission is to create beautiful and affordable furniture and turning houses into homes.
A post we love: DIY Twin Platform Chevron Bed
Ashley & Whitney
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I SPY DIY
http://ispydiy.com/Screenshot_072116_070516_PM
I SPY DIY is a website where all of Jenni’s do-it-yourself projects come to life. It was started on 2010 as a creative outlet. She was lucky enough to turn her DIY content into a full-time gig. She expanded the site into a warehouse studio space that is already for hosting events and teaching craft classes.
A post we love: MY DIY | Out-the-door Box Storage
Jenni Radosevich
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http://tatertotsandjello.com/
Jen started the blog as a place to keep her creative ideas and projects. She loves encouraging other people to develop their creative side, as well.
A post we love: Great Ideas — 20 DIYs to Help Organize Your Life!
Jennifer Hadfield
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My Blessed Life
http://myblessedlife.net/Screenshot_072116_073205_PM
My Blessed Life was created by Myra since she loves all things DIY, decorating, crafting and organizing. She admits that she’s one of those crazy people who decorate for holidays with creative and festive décor.
A post we love: Christmas Home Tour 2014
Myra Yarbrough
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Old House Web
http://www.oldhouseweb.com/Screenshot_072116_073839_PM
How-to tips, home remodeling and improvement ideas, home repair information, guide to home improvement suppliers, and more – coveredy by Old House Web!
A post we love: Old plumbing usually means problems
Tina Broadhurst
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Retro Renovation
http://retrorenovation.com/Screenshot_072116_074816_PM
This is a remodeling, decor and home improvement blog for mid century and vintage homes that was started by Pam Kueber.
A post we love: Midcentury masterpiece 1955 time capsule “tile house” in Minneapolis
Pam Kueber
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The Idea Room Screenshot_072116_075704_PM
http://www.theidearoom.net/
The Idea Room was started Amy Huntley. This blog offers a wide range of creative activities and projects from recipes, kids activities, crafts, home décor, and DIY projects.
A post we love: Bathroom Organization Tips
Amy Huntley
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Southern Hospitality
http://southernhospitalityblog.com/
Adventures in decorating, thrifting, cooking, fashion, and gardening Screenshot_072116_080339_PMis what Southern Hospitality is all about. Rhoda created the blog to inspire and encourage other women to find their own inner creativity.
A post we love: Feature Friday: HGTV Smart Home: Austin, TX
Rhoda
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Little Green Notebook
http://littlegreennotebook.blogspot.com/Screenshot_072216_015322_PM
Little Green Notebook was started on 2007 by Jenny Komenda. Her first love will always be smart and chic DIY projects. A close second place to her passion is hunting for unique fabrics and vintage furniture
A post we love: Using (and Not Using) Wood Flooring in Kitchens
Jenny Komenda
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Curbly
http://www.curbly.com/Screenshot_072216_015925_PM
Curbly is a DIY design community for people who love where they live. Everyone should have a happy and beautiful home. With the right tools and knowhow, every person can create a place that fits their personality. Curbly helps you bring out the best in your home.
A post we love: Roundup: 10 Affordable Design Trends For Your Home
Chris Gardner
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Ana White
http://ana-white.com/Screenshot_072216_021200_PM
Free plans to help anyone build simple, stylish furniture at a large discounted price from retail furniture. All woodworking plans come with step by step process. These include table plans, bed plans, desk plans, and bookshelf plans. Thousands of readers are saving money by building their own home furnishings.
A post we love: Pallet Wall from HGTV Saving Alaska
Ana White
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Charles & Hudson
http://charlesandhudson.com/Screenshot_072216_021902_PM
From sawdust to smart homes, Charles and Hudson has been bringing you the best for your home since 2005. The blog is founded by Timothy who loves finding ways to turn a house into a home. He is also a maker, designer, and a DIY enthusiast.
A post we love: LLumar Window Film Saves Energy and Your Furniture
Timothy
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Emily A. Clark
http://emilyaclark.com/Screenshot_072216_022905_PM
Emily A. Clark Blog was named after its very successful blog owner, Emily, who wouldn’t call herself an overly enthusiastic DIYer. This is where she displays her simple design ideas, affordable projects, and her occasional deep thoughts.
A post we love: Decorating Ideas From A Show House
Emily A. Clark
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Home Fixated
http://homefixated.com/Screenshot_072216_023447_PM
HomeFixated.com provides useful and entertaining home improvement projects, tool reviews, news, and tips. It is created by Marc Lyman who is also the executive editor.
A post we love: What You Need to Know BEFORE You Epoxy Your Garage Floor
Marc Lyman
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Man Made DIY
http://www.manmadediy.com/Screenshot_072216_024209_PM
ManMade features original how-to content, videos, and design inspiration created by both women and men.
A post we love: David’s DIY Kitchen Upgrade – The Final Reveal
Chris Gardner
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My Fix It Up Life
http://myfixituplife.com/Screenshot_072216_024749_PM
If you’re looking into installing crown molding in your home, Mark shares some tips and tricks through the blog to make the process a little less complicated.
A post we love: We charmed a little girl’s bedroom into a parlor fit for a little princess
MyFixitUpLife
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Home Stories A to Z Screenshot_072216_025251_PM
http://www.homestoriesatoz.com/
Creating beauty out of chaos one story at a time, Beth Hunter started the blog on January 2008. It was an outlet to share her life stories of living in the city with her two little boys, Asher and Zephan.
A post we love: 25 Kitchen Window Seat Ideas
Beth Hunter
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Do It Yourself
http://www.doityourself.com/Screenshot_072216_025723_PM
Find tons of do-it-yourself home improvement and repair projects on Doityourself.com. It also includes home repairs, kitchen remodeling, plumbing, electrical, painting, real estate, and decorating.
A post we love: 11 Home Improvement Trends That Will Shine in 2015
doityourself.com
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i heart naptime
http://www.iheartnaptime.net/Screenshot_072216_030206_PM
I Heart Nap Time is a creative blog that shares easy and delicious recipes, tips, step-by-step DIY home projects and crafts to help families create unforgettable moments. Founded by Jamielyn Nye, its aim is to help others find the time to create anything by sharing tutorials that are easily replicable, including delicious recipes and inspiring posts.
A post we love: Bathroom Makeover
Jamielyn Nye
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DIY Show Off
http://diyshowoff.com/Screenshot_072216_030806_PM
DIY Show Off is a budget friendly do-it-yourself home improvement and decorating blog. Roeshel, who is a DIY enthusiast and blogger, always had a passion for DIY, being creative, re-purposing things, designing and home decorating.
A post we love: DIYShowOff 2014 Recap
Roeshel
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Pretty Handy Girl
http://www.prettyhandygirl.com/Screenshot_072216_033857_PM
Pretty Handy Girl is a DIY blog empowering you to complete your own project. Detailed tutorials about home improvement, home repair, decor, craft and sewing are provided by Brittany to help DIYers through the newbie hump.
A post we love: How to Paint a Giant Mandala Deck Tattoo
Brittany
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Miss Mustard Seed
http://missmustardseed.com/Screenshot_072216_035246_PM
Get ready to go junking! So, tune up the sewing machine and buy a good paint brush. Your home’s potential is waiting to be discovered.
A post we love: Finding Fall Home Tour
Marian
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Decorating Files
http://decoratingfiles.com/
Decorating Files is an interior decorating and lifestyle blog Screenshot_072216_035755_PMimpassioned by the idea that style is about making your life your own and adorning it accordingly. Organized by Peggy Pardo, the blog’s aim is to provide unique content in interior design, entertainment, fashion, and travel that will help their readers create a life and home that will inspire them every day.
A post we love: Home Tour: French Charm Meets Hollywood Glamour
Peggy Pardo
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The Shabby Creek Cottage
http://www.theshabbycreekcottage.com/Screenshot_072216_040601_PM
The Shabby Creek Cottage was started by Gina where she shares her crazy remodeling adventures. She quit her job in a year and focused on blogging since DIY is her passion.
A post we love: 10 Kitchen Organizing Tips
Gina Luker
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Copy Cat Chic
http://www.copycatchic.com/Screenshot_072216_041412_PM
Reichel Broussard, a San Francisco-based interior designer, looks for less and reasonably priced home decor, furnishings, knock-offs, replicas, and room designs.
A post we love: Copy Cat Chic Room Redo | Bright & Contemporary Living Room
Reichel Broussard
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Remodelaholic
http://www.remodelaholic.com/Screenshot_072216_041844_PM
Remodelaholic helps you remodel your house from builder grade to BEAUTIFUL! It has DIY projects that reduce, reuse, recycle, repurpose, and remodel on a budget!
A post we love: DIY Bathroom Remodel on a Budget (and Thoughts on Renovating in Phases)
Cassity and Justin
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Funky Junky InteriorsScreenshot_072216_044553_PM
http://www.funkyjunkinteriors.net/
Creating cool stuff out of junk is what Donna loves to share on Funky Junky Interiors. Creating cool stuff with her friends that produces positive results inspired her to create this blog. Then, she started sharing her outlandish, unique and ultra affordable (free) creations.
A post we love: Funky Junk’s 2015 Summer Home Junk Tour
Donna
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Not JUST A Housewife
http://www.notjustahousewife.net/
Not JUST A Housewife is a place where Stacy, who has always Screenshot_072216_045749_PMbeen conscious of design, shares her home improvement adventures. She believes that it does not take a lot of money to have a space of your own. Whether it is big or small, everyone should love their home.
A post we love: Organizing My Laundry Room
Stacy Risenmay
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My Repurposed Life
http://www.myrepurposedlife.com/Screenshot_072216_050126_PM
This is a site that will show you step-by-step on how to transform or repurpose unwanted items by giving them a new purpose in life.
A post we love: Installing Real Carriage Barn Door
Gail
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Merry Pad
http://www.merrypad.com/Screenshot_072216_050544_PM
Merrypad is a home improvement and do-it yourself blog written by Emily Fazio in Rochester, NY. Join her and learn to embrace a very merry DIY lifestyle.
A post we love: before + after, our first house
Emily
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Creating Really Awesome Fun Things
http://www.creatingreallyawesomefreethings.com/Screenshot_072216_051626_PM
Jamie was a blogger since February 2010. She loves to share awesome tips on the blog about creating useful things for your home, wardrobe, and kitchen.
A post we love: DIY outdoor bench
Jamie Dorobek
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Somewhat Simple
http://www.somewhatsimple.com/Screenshot_072216_052000_PM
Inspiration for creative living is what Somewhat Simple offers. It was first started by Stephanie as a way of keeping in touch with family and friends since they moved from Orange County to Phoenix in 2005. Now, she has an amazing team of talented ladies who bring fantastic content to the blog.
A post we love: Easy Ways to Add Color to a Room
Stephanie
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Dadand
http://dadand.com/Screenshot_072216_052826_PM
Dadand is a dad blog about DIY projects, how-to tutorials, family, and gadgets. It is also a site about Pete and Marty’s combined background in kids, home renovation, music, cars, automotive fabrication, gadgets, tools, technology, art, and life that has led them on a path that includes diapers, scrapes, scratches, plumbing, electrical, masonry, woodworking, upholstery, metal work, paint and body work, and almost everything else you can imagine.
A post we love: DIY 2×4 Shelving for Garage or Basement
Pete and Marty
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Beneath my HeartScreenshot_072216_054013_PM
http://www.beneathmyheart.net/
Striving to create beauty in our hearts and in our homes, Traci started this blog to share helpful tips and information about DIY and home improvement ideas.
A post we love: Lowe’s Home Exterior Makeover Reveal
Traci
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All Things Thrifty
http://www.allthingsthrifty.com/Screenshot_072216_054355_PM
All Things Thrifty was organized by Brooke Ulrich with three goals: (1) to empower readers to tackle their own projects confidently; (2) to develop tutorials that are easy to understand and; (3) to share advice, tips, tricks, recipes, and tutorials that will impact readers’ lives in a positive way.
A post we love: DIY Barn Door Instructions and Hardware
Brooke Ulrich
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Just a Girl Blog
http://www.justagirlblog.com/Screenshot_072216_054929_PM
Just a Girl Blog shares DIY interior design ideas on a budget. Chris named the blog “Just a Girl” since she believes that women nowadays could take many roles and are not just girls.
A post we love: Organize Kitchen Cabinets
Chris
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The Handmade Home
http://www.thehandmadehome.net/Screenshot_072216_060000_PM
The Handmade Home was started by husband and wife, Jamin and Ashley Mills. They both love sharing the ideas and lifestyle inspiration with their wonderful readers on the blog daily.
A post we love: pantry makeover
Jamin and Ashley Mills
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Madigan MadeScreenshot_072216_061623_PM
http://www.madiganmade.com/
Creative living made simple is what Madigan Made is about. It is a DIY lifestyle blog that focuses on simple crafts, DIY decor, and easy recipes.
A post we love: Best Crafts, Recipes and Décor of 2014
Shannon Madigan
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Remodeling GuyScreenshot_072216_062022_PM
http://remodelingguy.net/
Remodeling Guy shares remodeling ideas, inspiration, and advice. Tim Layton loves design and writes more about it on the blog.
A post we love: 12 Tiny Houses with Amazing Outdoor Spaces
Tim Layton
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Decor Adventures
http://www.decoradventures.com/Screenshot_072216_064425_PM
Decor Adventures is a home decor and DIY blog. Find home decor tips, DIY projects and design inspiration from a 115-year-old house.
A post we love: 5 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Paint
Jessica
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Sand and Sisal
http://sandandsisal.com/Screenshot_072216_070328_PM
This website is where love of home and sea meet. Kim Wilson created Sand and Sisal on December 2010 where she shares her passion for creating beautiful design and home decor crafts by teaching others through step-by-step tutorials.
A post we love: Tackling Home Improvement Projects in 2015
Kim Wilson
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In My Own Style
http://inmyownstyle.com/Screenshot_072216_070715_PM
In My Own Style is a top decorating blog created by Diane Henkler that shares thrifty decorating ideas, decorating tips, and DIY home décor tutorials.
A post we love: How to Declutter a Basement and…
Diane Henkler
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Song Bird BlogScreenshot_072216_071653_PM
http://www.songbirdblog.com/
Song Bird Blog was started by Marianne Songbird where creativity and nesting come together. Marianne loves anything DIY, craft, or decorating. She would describe her personal style as Coastal Industrial Cottage.
A post we love: Army Crate Makeover and some Outdoor Decorating
Marianne Songbird
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The House That Lars BuiltScreenshot_072216_072134_PM
http://thehousethatlarsbuilt.com/
Crafts, design, style, and life all come together in The House that Lars Built. The blog has tons of ideas for your next crafting project as well as for your weekend outfit.
A post we love: Using plants in your home & DIY planter
Brittany W. Jepsen
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One Project Closer
http://www.oneprojectcloser.com/Screenshot_072216_072931_PM
One Project Closer is a home improvement blog featuring DIY projects, tools and material reviews, and more!
A post we love: How to Install Board and Batten Wainscoting (White Painted Square over Rectangle Pattern)
Jocie Hagan
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DIY Inspired
http://www.diyinspired.com/Screenshot_072516_035606_PM
This blog is all about repurposing ideas, recreating trash to treasure, and other interesting craft projects. DIY Inspired is your source for creative inspiration for your themed parties, home décor, DIY home improvement, and other DIY projects.
A post we love: Reimagining My Outdoor Space
Dinah
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Perfectly Imperfect
http://www.perfectlyimperfectblog.com/Screenshot_072516_035937_PM
Want to decorate your home on a budget? Want to know how to paint your own furniture and take control of the interior design and home decorating in your house? Then, Perfectly Imperfect is the right website you can go to!
A post we love: Sweet House Alabama News
Shaunna West
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DIY Doctor
http://www.diydoctor.org.uk/Screenshot_072516_040400_PM
DIY Doctor offers free DIY and home improvement how-to-advice for everyone, including some renovation help. Started by Charles and Mike, DIY Doctor is now one of the largest home improvement websites in the UK.
A post we love: The 5 Great Benefits of Tiling your Bathroom or Kitchen
Charles and Mike
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Thistlewood FarmsScreenshot_072516_055336_PM
http://www.thistlewoodfarms.com/
Thistlewood Farms shares inspiring stories about the family, some recipes and DIY projects that includes home decorating and home improvement.
A post we love: The Tour of the House That Photographed Itself
KariAnne
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The Space Between
http://thespacebetweenblog.net/Screenshot_072516_055704_PM
The Space Between shares tips and information that will help you upcycle, repurpose, and reinvent your space. The blog was started by Karah who has been very passionate with DIY since she was younger.
A post we love: upcycling idea – reclaimed french doors on rolling door hardware
Karah
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DIY Del Ray
http://diydelray.com/Screenshot_072516_060037_PM
DIY Del Ray is a blog about home and family. Co-founded by Katie Briscoe and Leslie Duss, the stories are focused on home improvement, interior decorating, green living, arts and crafts, storage and organizing, food and entertaining, and local and regional life.
A post we love: Matt and Angela’s Howell Avenue Taphouse
Katie Briscoe and Leslie Duss
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French Country CottageScreenshot_072516_060850_PM
http://www.frenchcountrycottage.net/
French, country, cottage, and shabby lifestyle design blog, French Country Cottage shares party, entertaining, outdoor living, elegant decorating, and DIY makeovers and inspirations.
A post we love: {Inspiration} Cottage Bathroom dreaming
Courtney
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Unskinny Boppy
http://unskinnyboppy.com/Screenshot_072516_061601_PM
Unskinny Boppy is a DIY, home decor, and interior design blog based in Birmingham, Alabama. The blog was started by Beth Bryan who loves home decorating, interior designing, and DIY-ing cheaply.
A post we love: Five Home Decorating Trends from the 2015 Parade of Homes
Beth Bryan
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The Happier Homemaker
http://www.thehappierhomemaker.com/Screenshot_072516_061954_PM
The Happier Homemaker aims to make life beautiful. Melissa was blessed to have new friends, opportunities, and encouraged her to push her limits personally and professionally after running the blog.
A post we love: How to Clean Your House FAST
Melissa
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Two Twenty OneScreenshot_072516_062757_PM
http://www.twotwentyone.net/
Two Twenty One features home improvement projects, furniture makeovers, crafts, recipes, home decor, and seasonal decor ideas.
A post we love: Laundry Room Makeover
Chelsea
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Our Fifth House
http://www.ourfifthhouse.com/Screenshot_072516_063217_PM
Our Fifth House is a blog about creating a home, DIY-ing, designing, crafting, organizing, and paleo cooking!
A post we love: House Tour
Carmel
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Domestically Speaking
http://www.domestically-speaking.com/Screenshot_072516_063635_PM
After months of contemplating on starting a blog, Mary Ann decided to jump into the world of blogging at the end of September 2009. DIY projects, painting activities, crafts, home decor, and recipes are what this blog features. She is working on creating a happy hearth!
A post we love: Living Room Refresh with BHG
Mary Ann Caballero
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Better After
http://www.betterafter.net/
The blog features the best of before and afters! Started by Lindsey, Better Screenshot_072516_064259_PMAfter is a great big compilation of the very best before and after projects out there in the webosphere.
A post we love: My Mini Bathroom Makeover
Lindsey
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The Ugly Duckling House
http://www.uglyducklinghouse.com/Screenshot_072516_064944_PM
The Ugly Duckling House is an Atlanta-Based DIY home improvement blog by Sarah Fogle. She loves tearing the house apart and putting it back together.
A post we love: 2015 Home Decor Trends: What’s In, What’s Out
Sarah Fogle
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Gorgeous Shiny Things
http://gorgeousshinythings.blogspot.com/
Danika Herrick started this blog in 2009 as a creative outlet to stay to Screenshot_072516_065739_PMconnected to the design world as she took a break from interior design to be a mom. In the blog, she chronicled her DIY successes and failures, house moves and renovations, business launches, and her insane obsession that anything can be made better with paint.
A post we love: DIY: Faux Bamboo Moulding
Danika Herrick
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Amy Matthews
http://amymatthews.com/Screenshot_072516_070228_PM
With a passion for innovation, architecture, design, and education, Amy Matthews followed her dream and is now changing how people view one of their most important investments in life, their home. Amy inspires people to tackle just about any home improvement task as she hosts shows on HGTV and DIY, including Renovation Raiders, Sweat Equity, Bathroom Renovations, Blog Cabin, and This New House.
A post we love: Building Houses, Making Homes
Amy Matthews
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The DIY Village
http://www.thediyvillage.com/Screenshot_072516_071644_PM
Matt created this blog as a way to showcase his many DIY projects to his friends and family throughout the US. One thing he didn’t expect to find out was how many people also love to DIY.
A post we love: How to Naturally Clean Hard Water Stains and Deposits from your Tub Faucet
Jacque and Matt
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The Creativity ExchangeScreenshot_072516_072210_PM
http://www.thecreativityexchange.com/
The Creativity Exchange shares inspiring DIY ideas for a creative home. The blog was started by Cindy as a hobby and creative outlet in 2010.
A post we love: 2015 Favorite Paint Color Trends {The New Transitionals}
Cyndy Aldred
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Tea and Lime
http://www.tealandlime.com/Screenshot_072516_072624_PM
Tea and Lime features how to decorate your home with simple step-by-step ideas that make decorating easy so you can create a home you love.
A post we love: How I Work and Clean My House at the Same Time
Jackie Hernandez
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Curtain Call CreationsScreenshot_072516_073120_PM
http://curtaincallcreations.com/
Curtain Call Creations is a Chicago-based interior design firm specializing in window motorization, window treatments, blinds, shades, shutters, and furniture.
A post we love: Remaking An Empty Nest Into A Dream Room
Candy Brock Kloster
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My Cottage Charm
http://www.mycottagecharm.com/Screenshot_072516_073937_PM
My Cottage Charm was started by Missy, a wife and mother of three who loves to decorate, refurbish, and redo just about anything. She loves to build and power tools are her friends!
A post we love: Mudroom Coat rack Bench
Missy
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Old Town Home
http://oldtownhome.com/
Old Town Home is a blog dedicated to chronicling the successes and failures Screenshot_072516_074657_PMof a couple from Old Town Alexandria, Virginia as they work to completely renovate and restore an 1880s Victorian row house almost entirely on their own. Oldtownhome.com provides renovation tips and tutorials, decorating advice, and a glimpse into the ups and downs of a DIY renovation spanning more than a decade.
A post we love: Our Floors are Done and We’re So Happy!
Wendy & Alex
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East Cost Creative
http://eastcoastcreativeblog.com/Screenshot_072516_075143_PM
East Coast Creative Blog features a whole lot of DIY, a bit of life, and also a crazy TV show! Monica Mangin owns East Coast Creative and is the visionary behind its various creative endeavors.
A post we love: DIY Faux Barn Doors: Hollow Core Door Makeover
Monica Mangin
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Live Love DIY
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Live Love DIY was made by Virginia who loves decorating and starting DIY projects. Making something new out of something old is what inspires her.
A post we love: Our New White-Washed Hardwood Flooring (and why we had to rip out the old ones after only a year!)
Virginia
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A Thoughtful Place
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A Thoughtful Place is a blog about DIY, design, entertaining, and organization all done on a budget. The girl behind the blog is Courtney and she is a life and style blogger dishing out home decor ideas, DIY projects, fashion articles, gatherings, and the occasional life lesson.
A post we love: Summer Home Tour
Courtney
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Garrison Hullinger Interior Design
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Garrison Hullinger Interior Design is a Portland interior designer specializing in fine interiors, commercial interior design, hospitality interior design, home furnishings and décor, bath and kitchen design, and house remodeling.
A post we love: 5 Reasons Why Hiring an Interior Designer is Better Than Doing It Yourself
Garrison Hullinger
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Hunted Interior
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Hunted Interior is a design, DIY, and home improvement blog focusing on hunting for your own personal style on any budget. It was founded in the Summer of 2011 by designer and blogger, Kristin Jackson.
A post we love: Leopard is a Neutral // Living Room Stying
Kristin Jackson
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Newly Woodwards
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Newly Woodwards features home renovation, DIY, crafts, sewing, cooking, and home improvements among many other things.
A post we love: Build list: Outlets
Kim Woodward
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Unexpected EleganceHEADER-newsletter
Unexpected Elegance features inspiring DIY projects with sensible style. The blog was started by Angela who always had a passion for interior designing since college.
A post we love: 7 Ways to Age and Distress Furniture
Angela
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Better Decorating Bible
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Better Decorating Bible features home, interior design, interior decorating, remodeling, renovating tips and inspiration for your home! Suzy loves to share interior design ideas that are glamorous, gold, glitz,y and gorgeous!
A post we love: 6 Speedy Cleaning Hacks that will Change Your Life + A Home Tour!
Suzy Q
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Desert Domicile
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Desert Domicile was started by Caitlin who is a designer, DIY-er, and a stylist. Join her as she turns her brand new, semi-custom house into a home one DIY project at a time!
A post we love: Blogger Stylin’ Home Tour: Fall 2015
Caitlin
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http://thatsmyletter.blogspot.com/
That’s My Letter is a DIY blog featuring building, painting, and sewing projects. Tutorial-style posts come with detailed process pictures and plans.
A post we love: Bathroom Makeover
Jaime Costiglio
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House of HepworthsScreenshot_072616_041414_PM
http://www.houseofhepworths.com/
House of Hepworths helps you DIY your home one awesome project at a time. A blog started by Allison Hepworth, it usually shared posts about decorating and renovating the house on a DIY budget which includes yummy recipes, sewing, and other creative and crafty projects that she dives into.
A post we love: New kitchen hardware. Oh, and I’m back!
Allison Hepworth
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Pender & Peony
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Southern Lifestyle Blog for the woman who has gumption in spades, celebrates charm and color, welcomes adventure, and wants to embrace gracious living!
A post we love: Improve Your Seasonal Vignette with This Simple Decorating Tip
Katherine Balcerek Medlin
Email | Facebook | Pinterest | Instagram


MANITOBA GARDENS
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Featuring local Manitoba gardeners; homes, yards and garden tours; perennials, annuals, wild flowers, garden decor.
A post we love: Pallet Walkway Cheat
Deb Blair Bolack
Facebook | Pinterest | Google+


Maine Country Home
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Maine Country Home specializes in home furnishings and DIY design inspired by the crisp air, brilliant sun, and rugged beauty of the coast of Maine.
A post we love: RH Modern… Hack the look for less with Chalk Paint®
Lydia Langston Bouzaid
Email | Twitter | Facebook | Efex


Sabrina’s Organizingscreenshot_092616_045656_pm
http://sabrinasorganizing.com/
Home organization is the most important first step in getting organized. Here are first steps to help you get your home and life organized.
A post we love: How To Organize a Functional Home Workspace
Sabrina M Quairoli
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Garden with Diana
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This website was personally managed by Diana Stoll herself. Garden with Diana provides interesting facts about plants, projects, and seasonal adventures in the garden.
A post we love: Wooden Crate Fall Planter
Diana Stoll
Twitter | Facebook | Pinterest


Pet Scribblesscreenshot_093016_041753_pm
http://www.petscribbles.com/
Pet Scribbles is a crafts, DIY and gardening blog. Managed by Laura Kuhlmann, it also discusses lifestyle topics, especially cats.
A post we love: Rusty beer stein plus faux flowers equals Fall!
Laura Kuhlmann
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http://www.domesticimperfection.com/
Domestic Imperfection was created by Ashley. The blog is all about DIY decor, home renovation, craftiness and real life.
A post we love: Kitchen Progress – Dark green cabinets, a rustic wood countertop, and lighting
Ashley
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32 thoughts on “Top Do-IT-Yourself Blogs for Home Improvement Enthusiasts

    1. @Karah, I am so glad to include your blog here. Your DIY projects keep me motivated to start my own very very soon. Thanks, too!

  1. Great list to share! All these Do-IT-Yourself blogs that you mentioned have helpful content and I would gladly use them in my quest in becoming DIYer.

  2. Totally love the list of so many blogs. The blogs are really useful. This is what i was looking from so many days finally i found it. I love the tips and suggestions given n those blogs. Great work though!

  3. Thank you for this list of DIY home improvement blogs. I’m always interested to see some of the innovative solutions people have come up with, and this will give me plenty to check out. Cheers!

  4. Thank you for such great DIY resources. I take such pride in completing projects around the house.

  5. Thank you. Awesome article, you provided very helpful information about DIY home improvement list.

  6. What a great list! I have never heard of half of these websites. I love DIY projects so I will be sure to check them all out. Thanks for sharing

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