Ideas + Inspiration

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BLACK+DECKER® is your source for every home project from do-it-yourself to lawn and garden care. We’re here to inspire you with recipes, holiday ideas, arts and crafts, and even house cleaning tips for better results with less effort.

Latest Articles

  • Create a Stunning Snowflake

    Skill Level: Intermediate

    Add a little Winter magic to your mantelpiece with this elegant wooden snowflake.

  • Relax and Have a Seat

    Skill Level: Beginner

    Enjoy your garden this summer with a homemade timber bench.

  • Rudolph the Wooden Reindeer

    Skill Level: Experienced

    Create a festive addition to your Christmas decorations with this fun wooden reindeer.

  • A Bold and Bright Mirror

    Skill Level: Beginner

    Turn your old mirror into a colourful wall feature.

  • Revive Your Old Chair

    Skill Level: Beginner

    Breathe new life into an old chair by giving the frame a makeover.

Important Safety Information

Safety comes first when undertaking any kind of DIY project. You should take all precautions to avoid harm or injury, and as such BLACK+DECKER® recommends the use of personal protective equipment when completing these tutorials, including; safety gloves, safety glasses, and a dust mask, where required. To reduce the risk of personal injury and property damage please read and follow all related product manufacturer instruction manuals and information, before performing any of the applications shown. BLACK+DECKER® is not responsible for any damage to property or injury to persons as a result of a failure to use the information provided with reasonable skill and care.