Even if you lead a hectic lifestyle and spend a lot of time at work, there’s still time to complete a few home DIY projects for your family. For example, you may want to create a custom-made toy chest for your kids. To discover a handful of creative DIY projects that are suitable for busy dads, simply continue reading on.
Homemade toy chest:
If you have woodworking skills, it’s well worth building a homemade toy box for your kids to store all of their favorite toys. For example, you may want to create a toy box that is shaped like a giant treasure chest or a rocket ship. If you don’t have carpentry skills, you can repurchase a wooden box to serve as a toy box, which you can paint for your kids instead. For example, you may want to paint your kids’ names on the sides of your tox box. You could even get your kids to help you paint your toy box with you as a fun family bonding exercise.
Take a pottery case to learn how to make a vase for your partner:
Part of being an exemplary dad is being a great partner to your spouse or your boyfriend or girlfriend. If you want to surprise your partner for an upcoming special occasion such as a birthday or anniversary, it’s a great idea to take a short pottery class where you’ll learn to make simple pottery pieces. Such as a simple vase which you can use to display beautiful flowers in your home. Just think, once you’ve gifted your partner with a handmade vase, you’ll be able to surprise them with store brought or garden-picked flowers for future gifts.
Put up floating shelves around your home:
One fuss-free DIY project that you’ll be able to complete in no time at all is putting up floating shelves around your home. For example, you may want to hang up floating shelves in your children’s rooms to display toys or books or you may want to hang up floating shelves which are also known as invisible shelves in your living room in order to properly display family photos.
Hang up handy hooks in your kitchen and in the foyer of your home:
If you hang up hooks in your kitchen, for example over your kitchen island, you’ll be able to hang up bulky kitchen items such as pots and pans from your ceiling. Which will free up a lot more additional room in your kitchen. This DIY project will be a breeze and is easy to complete during a lazy weekend at home and is suitable for all skillsets. You can also hang up hooks in the entrance of your home for your kids to hang their school backpacks and to hang up their coats in winter.
So even if you are the busiest of fathers, if you enjoy completing fun DIY home projects in your limited free time, it’s a great idea to complete a few of the projects that are listed above.