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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...
Build Your Own DIY Outdoor Compost Bin

Guest blog by Jackie Hausler of haus2home

April 21st, 2016
When you think about recycling, food probably isn’t the first thing that comes to mind. The truth is leftover food can actually be reused for a little friend I like to call compost. You...