Home Office projects
How to Turn a Closet Into an Office
Create a compact, efficient office inside a closet. The office has spacious drawers and shelves, bright lighting and a large desktop. Plus you…
How to Build a Home Office
Create a compact home office center with a desktop and swing-out work area, plenty of drawers and storage, open bookshelves, a large bulletin…
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How to Soundproof a Home Office
It’s hard to work in a home office with constant noise all around you. This article shows you DIY strategies to soundproof your office…
Reader Project: Home Office Cabinetry
Leo Paquin has a great suggestion for any home office remodel: build it like a kitchen. Most kitchen cabinet manufacturers make “office…
Office Chair Repair
Before you throw out a good office chair because the lift or the wheels aren’t working, try repairing them. All you need are a few basic…
Reader Project: Vintage Office Chair Goes From Trash to Treasure
Carla Phillips loved her vintage oak office chair, but the base was broken and it was the wrong height for her desk.
8 Home Office Desk Organization Ideas You Can DIY
Take some cues from the details in this project to find some inspiration for organizing your own desk.
15 Easy Home Office Organization Ideas
Whether you work from home full time or just check your email, a home office can be a place of productivity, storage, and a central command…
Easy-to-Build DIY Mail Organizer
After a recent bathroom remodel, this closet door was awaiting the dumpster. But a little elbow grease and some out-of-the-box thinking turns…
How to Replace a Hard Drive
Hard drives rarely fail without warning. So if you hear buzzing, clicking or low-pitched squeals, your drive is about a day away from the big…
How to Build a Pipe Desk
Precut pipe lengths and off-the-shelf countertop make this pipe desk easy to plan and build in a couple of hours. A drill/driver is the only…