Fri. Jul 19th, 2019

DIY Fails That Will Make You Cringe

Doing projects yourself can be a great way to save your money. Unfortunately it doesn’t always work out.

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We folks here at ZestyThings love DIY projects. From home improvement to repairs, our writers like to try everything on their own before spending a bunch of money on a contractor, but sometimes you just need to hire a contractor. Just like any DIYer, we’ve made our share of mistakes. These DIY fails will make you think twice… and cut once.

Planning: Building in a tight space requires careful planning. Someone wasn’t careful…

Not an Electrician: Hopefully no one is coming to inspect this property anytime soon.

Hope You Like Company!

Holy Crap.

Maybe Not a Fail: This could also be genius although it looks like more work went into this than would go into just replacing the shower head.

At First Look: You almost don’t realize what’s wrong here… until you have to fix something in the toilet tank. Let’s just hope this toilet works forever.

Scary: Something isn’t right…

DIY Electricians – Leave it to the Pros!

How Much for the Sink?

Maybe The PVC was DIY Conduit for More Electrical Wires?

I saved a ton of money installing my own shower…