DIY Board and Batten Wainscoting with Lattice

Behr's Polished Pearl White and Castle Path Grey bed frame. DIY Board and Batten Wainscoting with lattice

I’m so excited about this beautiful DIY Board and Batten Wainscoting with that chunky crown moulding! This DIY Board and Batten Wainscoting with Lattice battens turned out more beautiful than I’d hoped! I used to think the boy’s bedroom was one of the only finished rooms in the house. But as things in the room … Read moreDIY Board and Batten Wainscoting with Lattice

My 1-Day DIY Kids Book Storage Idea

Front view of the DIY Plywood Book Storage. Plywood DIY Kids Book Storage Ideas. Works with Lumber & MDF too. This is a great scrap wood build.

Are you running out of room for all those kids books? I was, but I had tons of unused space for them. You might too! This 1-day storage hack works on cabinets and furniture. It’s a great way to avoid putting more storage on the floor, when you’re running out of space. This DIY Kids … Read moreMy 1-Day DIY Kids Book Storage Idea

DIY Scrap Wood Wall Art – Build Steps and Video

Build your own custom DIY Scrap Wood Wall Art. Works for Barn Quilt, Tribal Art, Boho, Mosaic, geometric wood designs and more. Includes DIY Wood Wall Art Tutorial steps and how-to video!

Do you love DIY Scrap Wood Wall Art? But can’t find the right colors or patterns in the stores. Follow these steps to build it! I am always drawn to wood wall art in the stores, like this one in shades of grey stains or this amazing abstract chippy wall art. But even if I … Read moreDIY Scrap Wood Wall Art – Build Steps and Video

DIY Tray Ceiling Molding and Paneling Feature

DIY Tray Ceiling Molding and Paneling Feature Steps. If you're wondering how you can turn your boring tray ceiling into a feature, I have the how-to steps for adding trim moulding and panels. Here's a DIY Tray Ceiling Idea you can do. With easy to follow steps. #TrayCeiling #CeilingFeature #CeilingIdeas

Our tray ceiling was boring and the drywall tape job was so bad. But I knew some molding and paneling could make this room amazing! You know you’ve hit a home run with a DIY when it becomes the instant star of a room. This DIY Tray ceiling molding and paneling feature is definitely the … Read moreDIY Tray Ceiling Molding and Paneling Feature

My top DIY projects in 2017, and a peek at 2018!

Check out Abbotts At Home's Top DIY Projects in 2017, our biggest posts on Facebook and Instagram and preview my DIY, remodeling, and crafting plans for 2018. The top DIY's include a DIY Backyard Bench, Chunky Leg Farmhouse Bench Plans, a PVC Kids Tent with dropcloth cover, and more!

Time to wrap up the past year and celebrate our DIY  & Crafty accomplishments for 2017! Today’s post is a round up of my Top DIY Projects in 2017.  I checked a bunch of awesome projects off the to-do list, made some cool things that weren’t on the to-do list, and totally canceled or pushed … Read moreMy top DIY projects in 2017, and a peek at 2018!

Cheap DIY Gift Ideas for Christmas

The best DIY gifts for under $10. Perfect for Christmas, birthdays, graduation, Mothers Day, Fathers Day, or any day. #diy #gift #christmas #easydiy

Here are some of my favorite Cheap DIY Gift Ideas for Christmas. You can make any of these for less than $20, guys! Looking for Cheap DIY Gift Ideas for Christmas, that your friends and family will actually love?? Well, I know some amazingly clever and talented DIY bloggers, guys. And they’re always dreaming up new … Read moreCheap DIY Gift Ideas for Christmas

DIY Upholstered Bench Plan – Part 2

Farmhouse Style DIY Upholstered Bench Plan with Tongue & Groove shelf. Makes a great end of bed bench, dining table bench, living room coffee table or entry bench.

Let’s finish off that Farmhouse bench you just built with this simple and beautiful upholstery DIY. This DIY can be used to add an upholstered seat to most tables and benches. In my last post, I went through the steps to build and finish my Chunky Leg, Farmhouse Bench. Today, we are topping that bench … Read moreDIY Upholstered Bench Plan – Part 2

Build a Modern Farmhouse Bench or Coffee Table – Part 1

A DIY Upholstered bench with a shelf. How to build an upholstered bench for the end of your bed, entry, dining room, or living room.

Grab my plans for this beautiful bench for your entry, the end of your bed, or even a living room. Want to know how to Build a Modern Farmhouse Bench or Coffee Table? You’ve come to the right place. This pretty bench looks like something you’d find at your favorite home stores, but will save … Read moreBuild a Modern Farmhouse Bench or Coffee Table – Part 1

L-Shaped DIY Backyard Bench, just $130

How I built my L-shaped DIY Outdoor Bench for $130, awarded 2nd place in the IG Builders Challenge, season 3

Want to design and build DIY Backyard Bench Plans for your space? I can help. Today, I’m sharing details about how I built my L-shaped DIY Backyard Bench for the IG Builders Challenge, Season 3. In the next post, I’ll share my tips for what you need to think about when designing outdoor seating to make or … Read moreL-Shaped DIY Backyard Bench, just $130