This week the Remodelista editors got out their glue guns and tested their DIY skills. Here are five of their favorite stylish and thrifty interior design projects to try at home:
Salvaged Slab Backsplash
See more of this project in A Two-Week, $1,000, 500-Square-Foot Rental Overhaul by a Design Student in Bushwick, Brooklyn.
“Let’s be real: when it comes to a bathroom remodel, most of us aren’t looking to break the bank on a toilet,” writes Alexa. “The first rule of keeping costs down is to go for something floor-standing—as opposed to the pricier wall-mounted styles.” See her picks in this week’s 10 Easy Pieces post.
Homemade Cat Scratching Post
For step-by-step instructions and materials, see Claw Control: The DIY Cat Scratching Post.
Source a similar chalkboard (and other DIY features of Ehrlich’s kitchen) in this week’s Steal This Look post.
DIY Ikea Headboard
See step-by-step instructions at Just Add Pillows: The DIY Headboard for $35.