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Pallet Garden

Guest blog by The Valu Home Centers Team of Erie, PA

March 1st, 2017
Turn a pallet into a planter! By recycling an old wooden pallet, you can turn it into a vertical planter – perfect if you’re short on space! What You Will Need A pallet 1...
Painting a Room: How to Do It

Guest blog by Aric Gaughan of Valu Home Center in Amherst, NY

December 30th, 2016
Hello, everyone. Aric here from Valu on Sheridan Dr. in Amherst to talk briefly about painting a room—the right way. The above image was the “before” color, and soon we’ll be getting to the...
Hydro Dipping with 2X Rust-Oleum

Guest blog by The Valu Home Centers Team of Valu Home Center in Elmira, NY

December 20th, 2016
Hydro Dipping, also called Water Image transfer printing, is the process of transferring an image to an object via water. You can hydro dip any item with a nonporous surface — all you need are a...
Hand Lettering: No Calligraphy Skills Required

Guest blog by Samantha Jo of

December 14th, 2016
If you’re anything like me, you’ve spent countless hours searching Pinterest boards and watching Instagram videos on DIY calligraphy and chalk art. (If you’re not like me, you’re missing out because those videos are...
DIY Decorative Bottle Lamp

Guest blog by Andy Hakes & Brett Gardner of Valu Home Center in Elmira, NY

November 29th, 2016
This quick, easy DIY lamp tutorial makes a great, unique gift for that hard-to-buy-for person on your list. With just a few inexpensive supplies from your neighborhood Valu Home Center, you can create a...
Dave Riffel Valu Home Centers Video Production Manager
DIY If You Dare November 25th, 2016
Have you ever been interested in doing something yourself, but you just didn’t know how? It was Labor Day 1990, My dad was using his VHC shoulder-mounted camcorder to capture the family around the...