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Find out how to achieve your DIY home dreams

Posted at 5:20 PM, Mar 17, 2016

INDIANAPOLIS -- An Indianapolis woman can show you how easy it is to tackle some of those DIY projects you've been dying to try.

Shelly Leer's passion is repurposing old furniture.

The online tutorials for her business Mod Home Ec have helped hundreds of people take flea market finds and make like-new furniture.

Leer blogs and also teaches classes in south Broad Ripple to help people with their furniture DIY projects.

GALLERY | Mastering the art of DIY upholstery

RTV6's Lauren Casey asked Leer to help her create a simple step-by-step video about how to repurpose a dining room chair. There are lots of tips here you may not know!

WATCH THE VIDEO IN THE PLAYER ABOVE

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