DIY projects for home decoration and improvement are one of my all time favorite blogging topic. Homes have been decorated since ancient times. Different materials, methods and ways are being used to decorate the homes. There can be many improvement and decoration projects for home because of the depth of the choice of the materials and methods so there can be many articles on this topic. However I will present you only those DIY house decorating ideas that are not only easy to do but good looking and inexpensive also. Whenever I write on such generic topics I also try to find out DIY designs for homes in which such materials and methods are used that are easily available and easy to replicate at home. Well enough said let us see what type of DIY projects for home I have sorted out for you today.
Creative DIY Crafts and Decorations from Bottles
Is there any house on this planet where you do not find an empty bottle? From sodas, juices and beers to simple water every drink is packed in fancy bottles. Now collect these empty bottles and it is time to use these. There are two ways to make decor items with empty bottles either you paint them if your drawing is good or you could use tapes and paper cuttings to make designs on them using spray or paint brushes. Here are few self explanatory step by step tutorials for used bottle crafts that will highlight these two ideas I am talking about.
Floor lamps are quite in trend and used for purpose of lighting and decoration both. Floor lamps available on markets are quite expensive so I have decided to share inexpensive DIY floor lamp ideas to make at home. You could use these handmade floor lamps for decorating and lighting your home without spending much money. For giving cuter and different look you could fix bulbs of different and cool colors in these handmade lamps. First of all I would like to talk about PVC pipe floor lamps.
DIY PVC Pipe Floor Lamps
If you are thinking of making handmade floor lamp then idea of making floor lamp is best. I have shared no of DIY projects with PVC pipes for making PVC furniture, planters etc in my previous posts. But here you could find ideas for making floor lamps with PVC pipes. You could make floor lamp by making base of the floor lamp and fix lamp shade on the top or you can also convert PVC pipe into floor lamp. Use PVC pipe cutter for making different designs and cuttings on the PVC pipe and fix a bulb within pipe. See the pictures I have added below for making floor lamp by using PVC pipe lamps.
Handmade Wooden Floor Lamps
Wood can also be used for making floor lamps by using wood in different ways and styles. Wooden pallets, sticks and even branches could be used for making wooden lamps for placing on floor. Here are some ideas for making wooden floor by using wood. Here you could find different types of wooden DIY floor lamps like floor lamp with long shade, tripod wooden lamp, etc. Long wooden floor lamp made with pallets is also shown where wooden sticks are joined to give it shape of flower. For making rustic floor lamp use wood branch as a base of lamp. Hope you will like these ideas of making wooden floor lamps.
Another unique idea for making floor lamp is here. Make base of the lamp with flat rocks. Stack flat rocks on each other and join them together with hot glue. This will act as a base. Fix bulb holder on the top of stacked rocks and cover it with lamp shade. Here is the picture for reference.
Cut base of plastic soda bottles and join them with the help of duct tape. You can give new look to old rod floor lamp by these soda bottles and tape. Here is the picture which can guide you to transform old floor lamp into new one.
If you have spare industrial pipes in your store then join these pipes for making cute and inexpensive DIY floor lamps. Here is the picture.
Well these were some easy and inexpensive DIY floor lamp ideas which can be used for making DIY lamps for filling space of apartments and for lighting home. I will soon come up with more DIY lamp ideas. Till then Take Care!