With Father’s Day right around the corner, what better way to create special memories than with home projects with dad? Not only do you get to spend time with the man who loves you, but you get to create things that the entire family can enjoy. Sure, materialistic things are great too, but when you create something unique with dad you both can look back on it with a greater meaning. If you don’t know where to start, here are six easy and affordable projects you can get draw inspiration for your own personalized project.
There’s no better way to bond than with a fun paint session with dad! Is there a room or area in the house that needs more life to it? Visit your local hardware store together and play with different paint swatches. There are also various types of paint like chalkboard paint you can use for a specific area for the kitchen. Do I hear a new menu board?
In need of a new stool or chair? Can the living room use a new ottoman? Crafting something new for the house is always a great idea for a gift that keeps giving. You can even upcycle old furniture or objects as a green-friendly alternative. Plus, you can get very creative together!
If paint isn’t an option consider a building pallet wall or putting up a new wallpaper together. A pallet wall or wallpaper is another great way to add character to any space. There are many DIY pallet walls you can manage without spending tons of money.
Kitchen or bathroom needs revamping? Installing new tiling or backsplashes can make a huge difference in these kinds of spaces. Take the time to look at tiles and designs that compliment cabinets and countertops.
Take a creative project outside and enjoy the warm summer weather together! There are many different ways you can enhance your home’s exterior. Consider replacing old light fixtures, outdated house numbers, faded mailboxes, or even changing up your garage door paint. These ideas can definitely make a difference in your curb appeal.
Storage provides convenience and design aesthetic to any home. Whether your kitchen needs effective labeling or you just simply need more storage space, think outside the box with repurposing or using cheap materials that you can easily decorate. Shelving is also a great way to make any space useful and charming.