Posted: Jun 12, 2014 8:00 AM
Don't leave your guests squinting to spot your address as they search for your home. Go bold with your house numbers with these creative DIY ideas.
DIY House numbers- Polka dot plantersPhoto credit: Positively Splendid

Polka dot planters

These polka dotted planters with vinyl house numbers add a touch of cheerful, vibrant color to your front yard while helping your guests find your home. It’s easy to make with some terracotta pots and a little bit of paint. Positively Splendid has a complete tutorial where you can learn how to whip up your own.

DIY House numbers- Whimsical flower towerPhoto credit: Cornerstone Confessions

Whimsical flower tower

Add a touch of whimsy to your front porch with this creative and fun street address flower tower. Kathy’s easy tutorial on Cornerstone Confessions shows you how to stack the pots to create a fun look that will really make those address numbers stand out.

DIY House numbers-DIY address wreath
Photo credit: Create Craft Love

DIY address wreath

What better place to display your house numbers than right on the front door. Jill from Create Craft Love made this adorable DIY address wreath. She makes it even more personal by adding a moss-covered monogram.

DIY House numbers- Scrap material address signPhoto credit: Kojo designs

Scrap material address sign

Turn scrap materials you have lying around into a virtually no-cost address sign that will look like it came from the store. Kojo designs has a step-by-step tutorial where you can learn to make your own version that is a lovely upgrade from ordinary address numbers.

DIY House numbers- Modern house numbersPhoto credit: 4 Men 1 Lady

Modern house numbers

Michelle from 4 Men 1 Lady has a modern take on traditional house numbers that couldn’t be more simple. Paint stir sticks are easily transformed into a wooden sign. Add some metal numbers and you have an address marker that will give some modern flair to the front of any home.

DIY House numbers- Vintage paddle signPhoto credit: The Happy Housie

Vintage paddle sign

Something old is new again with this vintage paddle turned address sign. Blogger Krista from The Happy Housie shows you how to recycle an old paddle into a DIY address sign that’s perfect for any home with a beachy feel.

DIY House numbers- Mod Podge address sign
Photo credit: Mod Podge Rocks

Mod Podge address sign

If you want to have the most unique address numbers on the block, check out this tutorial from Mod Podge Rocks. The possibilities are endless when you pair scrapbook paper with scrap wood and some outdoor Mod Podge.

DIY House numbers- Re-purposed old buckets
Photo credit: My Wonderfully Made

Re-purposed old buckets

Inexpensive galvanized buckets are upcycled into lovely address markers that can easily be seen from the street. They are small enough that they can be moved closer to the curb on days when you may be expecting guests. Head on over to My Wonderfully Made for the details on how to make your own.

DIY House numbers- Post address sign

Post address sign

Create a grand entrance to your home with an address sign that your guests surely won’t miss. Flowers add a welcoming touch to this fabulous DIY from Second Chance to Dream.

Photo credit: Second Chance to Dream

More DIY ideas

How to make a terrarium in a Mason jar
DIY monogrammed doormat tutorial
DIY wine glass candle holders