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Marriage Challenge

Written By: Alex Lange

Marriage Challenge

Pick a project based on experience level and build it with your spouse.

Ready. Set. Go!

1. Floating Shelves

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Project level: Beginner

The perfect weekend project that can be done in a couple of hours start to finish. It makes an impressive accent to any wall space and can showcase your favorite trinkets and family photos. This one goes out to all the DIY newbies!

Find the step by step instructions here

2. Coffee Table

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Project level: Intermediate

This beautiful coffee table is a great project to spruce up your living room. With a relatively small list of items needed, it can be a fun, stress free project for you and your spouse. Just make sure you know your way around a power saw or get the boards pre-cut for you at a local home improvement store like Home Depot.

Find the step by step instructions here.

3. Wine Rack

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Project level: Intermediate

This wine rack has a rustic yet classy feel with built in spaces for your wine glasses at the bottom. This makes breaking out the wine for date night a breeze! Everything is right at your fingertips! Some power tools are necessary for the completion of this project.

Find the step by step instructions here.

4. Photo Frame

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Project level: Beginner

Frame those precious moments with this homemade wooden frame for your canvas prints. With minimal tools required and a short list of materials, this makes it an ideal date day project with your spouse. What a great way to fill your home with those special memories!

Find the step by step instructions here.

5. Book Shelf

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Project level: Beginner

Are you a couple in need of a spot for all the books you have accumulated together? Make this simple crate book shelf for your reading nook. Since it starts with pre-made crates, it is a quick and easy project that can be assembled in a hour or so!

Find the step by step instructions here.

6. Night Stand

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Project level: Intermediate

Take your bedroom to the next level with these trendy side tables! Two pairs of hands are definitely better than one for this project since you will probably want a matching set. You can make the project completely your own by customizing the paint color to go with your room ambiance.

Find the step by step instructions here.

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