Watch This Amazing Dining Room Transformation Unfold Step By Step

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We found an amazing DIY dining room transformation that we knew we had to share with our readers. A member from Imgur.com, MidnightXII, provided detailed photographs on how he transformed his old dining room space into a much more functional, practical and beautiful dining area. You can follow along below in the step by step photographs to see all of the work that was involved, and get inspired to launch your own DIY project at home!

And remember, these types of projects don’t have to break the bank either. With some basic materials such as two-by-fours and bead board, there’s a lot you could build! Browse through the photos below and watch how this man took a plain room and spiced it up, creating a beautiful and welcoming dining room that he and his family could enjoy for years to come.

1. This is what the dining area looked like initially:

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2. Preparing the space:

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3. Beginning to install the supports and studs:

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4. A closer look at the beginning process:

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5. Vertical supports are installed to give the booth stability:

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6. Square supports attached to the wall in lieu of studs:

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7. Here you can see the supports wrapping around the whole area:

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8. Plywood is laid for the bench seating:

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9. The seat foam is cut and put in place:

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10. Waterproof fabric was chosen for the benches for easy clean up:

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11. Here you can see the fabric being prepared for the bench seats:

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12. Bead board is installed for the bench facing:

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13. Here’s a closeup of the bead board:

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14. An opening is cut in the facing for a vent:

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15. Now the vent is installed in the opening:

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16. The trim is put in place:

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17. Here’s a closeup of the trim work:

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18. Final touches – the facing is painted white:

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19. A custom table was built to work perfectly within the space:

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20. Here is the finished project, fully decorated:

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