Jeff V. writes:

I just came across this budget-minded DIY site and I thought you and your readers would be interested in it.

Curbly bills itself as a “web community for people who love where they live”. It’s a site designed to help users create do-it-yourself projects to improve their home and environment. In a way, it’s a social community designed to help people with home-improvement.

The site includes the following sections:

Curbly makes full use of modern web trends like tagging and buddy lists. (Kind of like Flickr but for home improvement?) The site is new, but the community is growing. It seems like a fantastic resource for people looking for creative home-improvement ideas on a budget.