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Cabin Comforts Giveaway

Cabin Comforts Giveaway

From plush robes to towel sets, vote up to ten times per day on these spa-inspired prizes.
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Floor Plans: Before and After

Blog Cabin 2014 Original Floor Plan

Awkward angles, small rooms + out-of-date features create a remodeling playground.
Examine Each Room


51 How-Tos From Blog Cabin

  1. 61. How to Install Shaker-Style Wainscot

    Add character and depth to walls in your favorite room by installing a 40-inch-tall Shaker-style wainscot wall covering.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $100 to $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  2. 62. How to Build a Rustic Dry Bar

    Add a bit of history to a household space by designing and building a useful DIY cabinet from reclaimed and rustic materials.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $50 to $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  3. 63. How to Build a Window Bench Seat

    Utilize the often unused space underneath a window to create a DIY bench for additional seating.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $50 to $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  4. 64. How to Construct Stone Columns

    Build illuminated stone columns to flank your front entry.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $500 to $1000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  5. 65. How to Construct a Stone Path

    Add an elegant stone path to your front yard with these easy instructions.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $100 to $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  6. 66. How To Install Decking

    Construct your own backyard deck using eco-friendly decking material.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $500 to $1000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  7. 67. How to Build a Stacked Stone Fireplace Surround

    Add a rustic touch to your living room's decor with a stacked stone fireplace surround.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $500 to $1000
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  8. 68. How to Build a Custom Shelf

    Create a country-style look in your kitchen with easy-to-craft kitchen shelving, a money-saving alternative to upper cabinets.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $100 to $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  9. 69. How to Build a Custom Wine Rack

    Create a custom wine rack to fit in your kitchen's dedicated space.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $100 to $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate

About This Show

Blog Cabin is the groundbreaking multimedia experience based on a very simple idea: You Design It, We Build It, You Could Win It! This truly interactive series asks Internet users to vote on the design features for a real vacation getaway. Expert hosts from DIY Network series will be on hand to rebuild the 1920s lakeside house that will become a luxurious home for a lucky sweepstakes winner. Plus, a one-hour Blog Cabin special, hosted by tool expert Chris Grundy, will highlight the incredible transformation.

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