DIY projects

rials will heavily influence DIYers, and contrasting shiny and rustic materials in projects will definitely be trending in 2014,” said KariAnne Wood, designer, blogger and owner of Thistlewood Farms. Metal, wood, glass, ceramic— all of these key materials play essential roles in making your home the center of attention. Mixing two or even all of these together will give you an edge in creating a unique space. Consider gluing pieces of metal and wood together to construct an industrial-style coffee table. Able to work on almost any substrate, ProBond Advanced’s “opposites attract” formula delivers a heavy-duty bond between porous and non-porous surfaces. The glue does not leave a foam residue once it dries, so creating a masterpiece is as easy as glue, clamp and relax.

Give piece(s) a chance

Recycled wooden pallets and cable spools are trending now on Pinterest in 2014, as DIYers turn them into coffee tables, desks and wall art. “Homeowners are finding ways to bring an element of surprise to staple pieces. Taking utilitarian items and helping them live a new, more beautiful life will enhance any space this season,” Wood said. For a quick and simple patio transformation, spray paint large, wooden cable spools and use them as outdoor tables. Take it a step further by using ProBond Advanced to add a bold, ceramic tile mosaic without any grout, caulk or building required. traditional coffee table, this year’s trends involve unique materials and bold design elements. The possibilities are endless, and it is important to have the right materials to complete every project quickly and correctly the first time. Learn more about Elmer’s ProBond Advanced to help you get the job done.