There have been a lot spoken about DIY and associated materials for home improvement. Do it yourself is about repairing items yourself or making something new from the old ones and raw materials. DIY is scientifically proven to be a great stress buster activity as well. The importance of doing something on the own and creating a new product releases the happy hormones in the body, thus reducing the tension and the stress.
Following are some classic DIY examples that can be done without any use of professional help:
Tired of the boring walls of the bedroom? Want to create something new? Try the fairy light wall décor. All you need is an empty wooden frame that is in a rectangular shape and some yarn. Take the empty frame and tie the yarn to it onto which the fairy lights would be put. You can use different color yarns or same, depending on your personal choice. Once done, tangle the fairy lights just randomly. To give it a more drama, you can create any pattern or draw your initials with the fairy lights. And you are done! You can create two such pieces that can be attached along the sides of the bed or just one put up horizontally behind the back of the bed.
Are you bored of your plain mirror? Want something pretty and cool? Try the décor mirror for home improvement. You would require a wooden circular plank, some plastic spoon, a small circular mirror and spray paint. Trace out the shape of the circular mirror on the wooden plank, at the centre. Using a pluss, cut the plastic spoon in such a way that the stem of the spoon is detached. Using glue gun, stick the hollow part of the spoon around the circular trace that you made, very closely placed with each other. Cover the entire area. Once done, use your favourite spray paint and paint the entire piece. Lastly using the glue gun, attach the mirror in the centre and you’re done!
Having a coaster on the coffee table and on the dining table is a must. Visitors tend to keep the mug on the table as such leaving stains that can be a times tough to use. Now you can make your own personalized coasters as many as you want! All you need are three things, butter paper, glue gun and paint! Yes, that’s all. Place the butter paper on a smooth and clean surface. Look for coasters design and draw one on it using the glue gun. Make sure that the ends are attached to each other. Once dried, peel it out and paint it using your favourite spray paints. Now you don’t have to worry about those tough stains!