Follow DCGF on Twitter



Light Up Your Outdoor Space with Style

My patio furniture is comfy and functional, but it is also a little “blah.” I found the perfect item at Goodwill to light up my outdoor space with style. With a little imagination and some solar lights, you can easily add a personal touch to your outdoor space too. My DIY Solar Light was easy […]

1. DIY Solar Light

Upcycle Pretty Plates Into Fancy Bird Feeders

Goodwill always has a nice selection of pretty plates, teacups, and saucers which are the perfect things to upcycle into fancy bird feeders for your outdoor space. You can make a fancy bird feeder several ways.  This video offers a few ideas, including hanging bird feeders and ones you poke into the ground. No matter […]

1. Upcycled Birdfeeder

Serving Platter Bird Bath & Feeder for Your Feathered Friends

Give your feathered friends the first-class treatment with bird baths and feeders created from silver platters, dishes, and candle holders.  This oh-so-easy project will add bling to your outdoor space and be sure to attract the attention of local bird flocks. Ability level:  Easy Age Level:  Kids of all ages Items needed: Silver platters, silver candy […]

bird bath 1

Guest Blogger: Refreshing your Outdoor Space for Spring

As warmer weather approaches and the trees begin blossoming, I find myself wanting to spend more and more time outdoors.  If your outdoor area is anything like mine, it needs some refreshing for the warmer weather.  This is the perfect time to hit up your favorite Goodwill to score great deals on outdoor finds! I […]

stone planters 1