Halloween decor need not be scarily expensive. You can have the Halloween decor you want for less. These 30 DIY ideas are sure to make your Halloween a hauntingly good time. Most of these decorating ideas can be done in less than an hour and with things that can be easily found around the house.

1. Tin Can Luminaries


You can light the path for those trick or treaters with these tin can luminaries.

2. Candy Corn Centerpieces

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Candy corn centerpieces look beautiful whenever you are ready to start celebrating fall.

3. Hanging Ghosts

Ghost 01These hanging ghosts can also be hung from the trees for a ghastly good time.

4. Crafty Pumpkins

172896073164057597_jnhqc7alDress up your Halloween decor with these crafty pumpkins.

5. Cat Pumpkins

320x320x10-cat-pumpkins.jpg.pagespeed.ic.kFdrKRG20JCat pumpkins are so cute, you won’t be able to resist adding them to your Halloween decor.

6. Flying Bats

batsAdd the eerie with a flock of flying bats.

7. Halloween Wreath

Halloween-Wreath-mdnWelcome trick or treaters with a wreath on the door or hang one inside.

8. Pumpkin Family

pumpkin-family-mHave a happy pumpkin family as a centerpiece.

9. Backyard Cemetery

halloween-graveyard-landscaping10Turn your lawn into a creepy backyard graveyard. One idea for an inscription is: “Here lies Wes More. Shot down by a .44. No Les. No More.”

10. Ghostly Peeps

peepsThese ghostly peeps make for a tasty treat and a peculiar table centerpiece.

11.  Jack-O’-Lantern Lanterns


These Jack-O’-Lantern Lanterns will spook up any window sill.

12. Shrunken Apple Heads

6360094759_7b3ac89cdb_b.jpg.0x545_q100_crop-scaleApple Shrunken Heads can be eerily placed around the house, set on a window sill, or table.

13. Origami Bats

paperfacets2.jpg.0x545_q100_crop-scaleSave the planet with these Origami Bats made from recycled paper.

14. Mod Drilled Pumpkin


Light your pathway with Mod Pumpkins.

15. Bat-And-Cat Garage Door Design

100498619.jpg.rendition.largestThis is a great and spooky design for the often neglected garage door.

16. Spider Silhouettes

TimmyGUNZ.jpg.0x545_q100_crop-scaleGet your spook on with these scary Spider Silhouettes.

17. Spooky Jar Lanterns

frykitty3.jpg.0x545_q100_crop-scaleAdd Spooky Jar Lanterns to enhance you Halloween decor.

18. Spooky Eyes

16-Easy-But-Awesome-Homemade-Halloween-Decorations-glowing-eyesSpooky Eyes are sure to put a scare in any and all trick-or-treaters.

19. Eyes In A Tree

16-Easy-But-Awesome-Homemade-Halloween-Decorations-eyeballs-in-treeAdd a touch of whimsy to Halloween shenanigans with these eyes in a tree.

20. Bloody Handprints


Because what could be creepier than bloody handprint clings?

21. Wall Spider Web

16-Easy-But-Awesome-Homemade-Halloween-Decorations-spider-webPut the fright into your guests with this DIY wall spider web.

22. Ghostly Garland


Light the pathway or  porch with a ghostly garland.

23. Hanging Bats


Put these hanging bats throughout your yard for a scary good time.

24. Jar Lanterns


These jar lanterns give off a spooky glow and are perfect for a sidewalk or porch.

25. A Murder Of Crows

102024002.jpg.rendition.largestSpread Poe’s spookiness with a flock of crows, officially called a murder. Of course, you can always blame Poe for the inspiration.

26. Frankenstein Front Door


Trick-or-treaters are sure to love this monstrous, but friendly Frankenstein.

27. Boo Doormat


Add this ‘boo-rific’ door mat.

28. Upside-Down Halloween Witch Urn

101503582.jpg.rendition.largestAdd an eerie feel to any porch this year with this witch who lost her way. Trick or treaters will love the element of surprise.

29.  Mice Silhouettes


Add these paper mice to your Halloween decor and be overrun by the rodents.

30. Overflowing Witches’ Cauldron

100936760.jpg.rendition.largestAn overflowing cauldron of eyeballs, spiders, and more. You can tell trick or treaters the witches left their mess for you to clean up.

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