Winners of the ReStore Upcycle Challenge

ReStore DIY-ers selected a chair from the ReStore and set out to give it a new life as part of our ReStore Upcycle Challenge. Contestants went above and beyond, and Jan reveals the winners and honorable mentions in the latest WCCO DIY Friday video. Video not working? Watch it here.


How To Make A Custom Beer Flight Holder

With some spare wood and a hole saw, you've got some quick and easy beer flight holders. Video not working? Watch it here


A Creative Way to Reupholster a Chair

Got some old ties? Use them in creative ways! Video not working? Watch it here


Spruce Up Your Thanksgiving Table

Create little trees, pumpkin pie place cards, and more. Video not working? Watch it here.


Spooky Halloween DIY Fun

Learn how to make a spooky substitute for a jack-o-lantern and build creepy houses. Video not working? Watch it here.


DIY Wooden Cutting Boards

Learn how to make beautiful wooden cutting boards for a fraction of the cost you'd find in a store, with wood available at ReStore. Video not working? Watch it here.


DIY with PVC Pipe and Pallets

Turn pipe into a bird feeder, a pallet into hooks, and an old screen into art. Video not working? Watch it here.


 

Turning a Dresser into a Showpiece

An old dresser can become a kitchen island, a wet bar, a sideboard—whatever you want! Video not working? Watch it here.


 

Transforming an Entertainment Center

Learn how to give new life to an old entertainment center, which you can typically find at both Twin Cities Habitat ReStore locations. Video not working? Watch it here.


 

Turning Random Materials Into Works of Art

Check out some unique artwork you can make by inexpensive materials you can find at both of Twin Cities Habitat's ReStore locations. Video not working? Watch here.


 

Holiday Decorating & Entertaining Ideas

Need an easy-to-make, inexpensive hostess gift? Watch this DIY Friday segment on WCCO. Video not working? Watch DIY Friday: Holiday Decorating & Entertaining Ideas here.


Simple Autumn Topiaries


Learn how to make a beautiful fall topiary out of something you'd find in the garden. Video not working? Watch fall topiaries here.


Revamp an Old Chair


Breathe life into that comfy--but not beautiful--old chair. Video not working? Watch old chair revamp here.


Stained Glass from Scratch


Get in touch with your arts & crafts side and make your own beautiful (and easy to make) stained glass windows. Video not working? Watch stained glass here.


Heating Bill Savers


Get ready for the coming cold with simple ways to make your home more energy efficient. Video not working? Watch ways to save on your heating bill here.