DIY couple quoted £1,000 for under-stair storage build their own for £175
Thomas and Kayleigh Firth, both 31, were quoted £1,000 to build under-stair storage. The couple did it themselves for £175 using DIY materials from Wickes and Homebase.
Savvy mum uses paint to transform sofa for just £20 instead of buying a new one
Jacqueline Alcroft, 34, used sugar soap and paint to transform her sofa, taking it from a tired red colour to a fashionable dusky pink for just £20.
Creative mum in lockdown transforms kids’ room into jungle paradise for £150
Beckie Watts, 36, transformed her kids’ bedroom in lockdown. The jungle paradise cost Beckie less than £150 to create.
Mum transforms garden into Love Island-inspired patio during lockdown for £252
Stacey Reed, 35, made the most of lockdown to transform her patio. She went for a romantic space inspired by the Love Island villa, spending just £252 on the project.
Creative mum transforms patio into chic Mediterranean space for just £60
Karen McCarthy, 48, wanted to spruce up her patio. She invested £60 in paints, solar lights and stencils. The budget renovation has totally transformed her outdoor space.
Couple in lockdown turn their garden shed into stylish pub for just £500
Sadie Jones and Nick Threadgold, both 45, built their very own pub in lockdown. They sourced products from friends and Facebook Marketplace to keep costs down.