If you’re looking to spruce up your house, tiny house, or apartment, the options are literally endless. Unless you have a very clear idea of what you want, some additional inspiration might be in order. Once you’re inspired, you just might need a step-by-step guide to make your dream room happen. See below for a compilation of home-improvement bloggers just dying to give you advice! Happy DIY-ing!
Why you should follow: This blog focuses on Sarah’s evolving home (which is certainly NOT ugly!) and provides detailed advice and stories on painting, woodworking, decorating, lessons learned on power tools, and more. You’ll definitely get your fill of before and after here!
Why you should follow: DIY projects until the cows come home! A Lowe’s Creative Ideas and Martha’s Circle blogger, Roeshel moves from one project to the next at her old farmhouse, creating useful tutorials as she goes. With a plethora of award-winning DIY, Roeshel has sure earned her blog name!
Why you should follow: This blog’s title doesn’t do justice to the span of topics you will find! From farm animals to healthy living to energy efficiency, hear it from James and Alicia – they have countless tips and tricks to share from their well-rounded experience.
Why you should follow: You don’t have to love what they love, but I think you will. John and Sherry have fixed up 3 homes, written books, and designed products. You won’t mind losing track of time as you look over more than 3,000 DIY projects and posts, including where to find what you find you love.
Why you should follow: Well, mainly, Brittany’s found her passion and simply wants to share it, no strings attached. Her blog covers her favorite projects, great advice, and best of all, has a running tab of her favorite tools. This DIYer is all for empowering the rest of us newbies.
Why you should follow: Since 1995, Sam and Daniel have been working together to remodel historic Portland homes. You could just sit and scroll through their gorgeous portfolio, or you can read all about high performance building, interior design, green building, and more!
Why you should follow: This hard-working woman is a fantastic resource for budget-conscious tips, particularly if you love a southern flair. Lauren can show you how to make your house a home, even if all you have to start with is an old sofa.
Why you should follow: Stay updated on what’s trending in home maintenance, both inside and out. This blog covers the latest techniques and technology to make you more comfortable working in, on, and around your home.
Why you should follow: For DIYers and non-DIYers alike, this blog provides information on everything related to home improvement, from contractors to real estate to manufacturers and suppliers. No matter what your role in a home improvement project, there is something here for you!
Why you should follow: Happy to provide guidelines and tips on everything house and home, as long as you promise to stay safe! For realistic home improvement help and interesting discussions such as the trend of colored radiators, come take a look!
Why you should follow: It’s not easy being green, but when you’re wondering which appliance to buy to optimize your healthy lifestyle, Robert can help! He has several years of experience in the industry and can point you in the right direction, teaching you the best way to store your coffee while he’s at it.
Why you should follow: Brought to you by avid gardener David out of Melbourne Australia, this blog offers home improvement articles that cover the practical and the dreamy. There is even an entire section dedicated to moving & storage; it’s all to make your life easier!
Why you should follow: Home renovation and maintenance for the easily inspired, from gravel driveways to accent walls to winterizing. Grace and Jim share their home-owning journey (via England and France!) along with inspiration for your own home-improvement projects.
Why you should follow: Happy thoughts! Kristina thrives on natural living, and she’s eager to share with you everything she knows about home hacks, DIY, furniture building, and her other specialty, essential oils. Keep checking in for updates by this dreamer!
Why you should follow: Preparing millennials (who are now living at home more than any other generation) for the wild ride that is home ownership. So if you’re preparing for that life event, come see Megan’s blog for a boatload of advice you’ll need!
Why you should follow: Glorious woodworking, that’s what! Sam shares crafts and basic home improvement as well, but we think her shirt indicates her true passion: “I own too many clamps, said no woodworker ever”.
Why you should follow: It all began with doing what makes her happy. Sabrina’s impeccably designed and all-out pink blog will leave you feeling happy too, so stop by if you’re in the mood for a makeover.
Why you should follow: If you want the real, down to earth, authentic stories of DIY, this is the place for you. Kit has a thing for tearing apart houses and putting them back together. She also has a thing for accidentally collecting animals. Life is crazy but good!
Why you should follow: If you find yourself ready to dive into a woodworking project, April is here to show you how, no experience necessary (she didn’t have any until 4 years ago, and now look at what she can do!). Also, she has an awesome FAQS page that gives you quick, yet detailed answers to the most common questions.
Why you should follow: Editor Harris Saeed brings top content from home decor experts across the globe and presents an incredible array of trends and advice on decorating, renovating, and gardening.
Why you should follow: If you hadn’t guessed, it’s all about finding the best for your home with dollars and “sense”. As blogger Kate puts it, she aims for “diamond style on a dime”. If you’re looking for affordable style, stop by to learn where to start and create your own home dream on a dime.
Why you should follow: From a community of home-lovers to you, this site holds a wealth of information. This team helps solve dilemmas from shopping to decorating, gardening to bee keeping. Plus, hear about unique places for home goods, such as the Maine State Prison Store – I know I’m intrigued!
Why you should follow: We all love IKEA, and at some point, we all love to give it new life. Since some of us are far better than others at repurposing, here is the original stop for those that could use a little tutorial. As they say, happy hacking!
Why you should follow: With ideas as whimsical as its name, this blog is full of sweet suggestions, like how to make a mini museum for your memories. This blog is jam-packed (pun totally intended) with step-by-step instructions for simple projects that are still creative and resourceful.
Why you should follow: A true showcase since 2012, this publication specializes in architecture and interior design. Home Adore helps expose one talented architect and interior designer after another, and gives you a glimpse at architecture and interior design styles for every taste.
Well, you made it to the end of the list, now what are you waiting for? With your can-do attitude, you’re about to accomplish great things at your home, and these blogs are all you need for support. Pick a couple that resonate with you and dive into a new project! Who knows, you could end up finding a new passion and being the next one on this list!