Making your own home décor can be a fun and money-saving project to undertake. There are online websites where you can get some ideas in do-it-yourself home décor projects. Visiting your local craft store might also give you interesting finds in DIY kits for fun home décor. Some of the quick and easy ones that you can use during the warm summer months are sun catchers, chimes, and bird feeders. These projects are easy and inexpensive enough to complete within a day or two depending on the time you have on your hands.
If you want, you can engage the entire family in your DIY home décor project. Have each one make a sun catcher with his own unique style and then hang the finished product out on the porch. You can also plan and build your own bird feeder to put out in the back yard where the entire family can watch the birds and listen to their cheerful chirping. To make the experience truly enjoyable and memorable, make sure that everyone is agreeable to doing the project and that there is something for everyone to contribute no matter how small a task.