There’s something deeply pleasing about watching someone take something old, or broken, or just generally not great, and turning it into something beautiful or useful. Giving something new life! It’s a joy to watch, and so satisfying.
Just because there’s a national shortage of lumber doesn’t mean you can’t spend all of your time dreaming about woodworking and restoration while you wait for your order to arrive.
And, thanks to these eight TikTok accounts focused on restoration, you can feel confident going into your next project, whether that’s restoring an old dollhouse or renovating and entire century-old Victorian home. Or maybe you’re just fixing up a teeny house for your rabbit.
Credit: Screenshot from @bensondwelling tiktok
Credit: screenshot from @renovationhsubands tiktok
David and Stephen are our DIY dads, taking us through the renovation process of their old abandoned Victorian home.
Credit: screenshot from @manualshow’s tiktok
Credit: screenshot from @guesthouserenovation’s tiktok
This TikTok account is taking viewers through the restoration process of turning their old guest house into a whole family home.
Credit: screenshot from @westonroadrenovation’s tiktok
Alright, this might not be your typical restoration account. Scarlett and Ben from @westonroadrenovation are renovating their tiny, little, itty bitty dollhouse.
Credit: screenshot from @thesorrygirls’s tiktok
You may know The Sorry Girls from their successful DIY YouTube channel, in which some of their work is mirrored. But come to their TikTok for quick DIY tips for your next restoration project.
Credit: screenshot from @HGTV’s Tiktok
No restoration list would be complete without HGTV’s restoration TikTok, complete with everything from a hidden spice cabinet to hacks for your hardwood floors.
Credit: screenshot from @alittlevictorianreno’s tiktok
Becky and Ro renovated their old Victorian home with TikTok videos for everyone to follow along on their difficult task of redoing every room, from the lounge to the bedroom.