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Our Top 10 Long Weekend Projects

Our Top 10 Long Weekend Projects

We love long weekends. Sleep-ins, brunch, ticking off paint projects. It’s what long weekends are for, are we right?! Whether it’s a small spark of inspiration or that pesky project you’ve been putting off, there is no better time than the present. Still not convinced? Here are our top 10 projects you can tackle this long weekend.

10. Refresh your bathroom tiles

You don’t have to renovate your bathroom, kitchen or laundry to get a fresh new look. With Dulux Renovation Range Tiles & Benchtops, you can rejuvenate your space without tearing down a single tile. Find out how here:

 How To Paint Wall Tiles

Bathroom tiles

9. A pop of colour on your patio

Do you have an outdoor metal chair that has been out in the Australian sun for too long and is starting to look a little worse for wear? It’s time to give the chair some TLC and give it a fresh new look!

 Revitalise Wrought Iron Chairs

Wrought iron chairs

8. Add some fun to your kid’s bedroom

We've taken Kmart hacks to the next level! This $12 Kmart Rectangular Wave Tray is the perfect tool to transform the walls in your home. Learn how you can do it here.

 Use A $12 Kmart Tray To Transform Your Room

7. Respray yellowing air vents

Don't spend another morning staring at a yellow vent. This project is super easy, super fast and much cheaper than replacing the whole vent. Follow the steps here to revitalise your yellowing air vent.

 How To Respray A Yellowing Air Vent

6. Add some colour to your doors

Knock knock. Who’s there? Your next DIY project. Modernise your home and brighten your neutral space by adding some bold colour on your wooden door. This project is super easy and won’t take too long at all. Get step-by-step instructions here.

 How To Repaint A Wooden Door

5. DIY lawn games

Keeping the kids entertained is no small feat (trust us, we know) and spending your hard-earned dollars on the latest toys and games will only get you so far. This crafty DIY Twister game will not only help you entertain the kids for hours, but also keep more of your money in your pocket.

 How To Make A Canvas Drop Sheet Twister Game

4. Update your bedside tables

Want the coastal chic look, but don't have the budget to buy brand new furniture? We've got the solution for you! We upcycled two wooden bedside tables found for a bargain on Facebook Marketplace. Click here to learn how you can do the same.

 Create Your Own Coastal Chic Bedside Tables

3. Respray your letter box

Letterbox need some love? Great, we love that and you will too. This is a quick and easy DIY project for even the most novice of novice DIYers that will leave you pretty proud of yourself. Follow the steps here.

 How to Respray a Metal Letterbox

2. VJ panel feature wall

VJ panels, also known as V-groove or tongue-and-groove panels, are a popular choice for adding character and texture to walls and ceilings. But, painting them can be a bit tricky. See our top tips here.

 Top Tips for Painting VJ Panels

1. Cubby house makeover

Customise your kid’s cubby to reflect their personality or match your home’s aesthetic. The choices are endless and we’re here to show you just how easy it is to transform your kid’s cubby house into a space even you want to escape to. Learn the steps here.

 How to Makeover A Kids Cubby House

Cubby house makeover