Easy Upgrades for the Weekend DIYer
Use our step-by-step project planner to map out a season of fun and functional do-it-yourself projects
Celebrate DIY Season
Why is it that when spring comes, you start dreaming about all the great projects you're going to do around the house, but next thing you know, there's frost on the lawn and you still don't have that patio laid or those gutters in place?
Don't worry, This Old House is here to help you get things done—and have fun doing it. We've assembled more than 30 of our most popular Step-by-Steps in one easy-to-follow planner. Each one takes just a weekend to complete, and we have one for every weekend of the spring and summer—including great ones for Earth Day, Mother's Day, Father's Day, Independence Day, and more.
So scroll through our calendar to get planning, then and click through to see how to manage each project yourself. by the time the leaves start turning, you'll have created the home you're always dreaming about.