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224 How-Tos From Karl Champley

  1. 201. How to Give a Fireplace Surround an Aged Look

    The DIY to the Rescue crew shows you how to update a fireplace surround.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 to $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  2. 202. Install an Electric Fireplace

    Replace a wood-burning fireplace with a decorative, energy-efficient electric hearth.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $2500 to $5000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  3. 203. How to Install a New Door Jamb

    Step-by-step instructions for installing a new door jamb and adding decorative trim.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 to $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  4. 204. How to Patch an Area of Carpeting

    The four professional tools used to patch carpeting -- a carpet iron, carpet tractor, knee kicker and trimmer -- can be rented for arou...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 to $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  5. 205. How to Install a Pocket Door

    Pocket doors are great space-savers. Follow these steps to see how to install a new pocket door.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $100 to $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  6. 206. How to Stain Grout

    One problem encountered by many homeowners is discolored tile grout on kitchen countertops. Host Amy Devers gives step-by-step instruct...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 to $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  7. 207. How to Distress an Ivory Headboard

    A distressed ivory finish on this headboard helps give this bedroom suite some style.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $500 to $1000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  8. 208. How to Make An Eerie Wall Mural

    This wall mural represents a window through which a skeletal tree casts an eerie shadow. Follow these step-by-step instructions to desi...

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $100 to $250
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  9. 209. How to Apply a Distressed Ivory Finish to a Dresser

    A distressed ivory finish on this dresser brings back some style and turns a blah bedroom suite into a romantic boudoir.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 to $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  10. 210. How to Install a New cabinet

    Cabinets can be customized to fit an individual's needs in more ways than one. Learn how to create custom cabinets for your specific n...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $100 to $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate

About Karl Champley

Australia native Karl Champley is a true craftsman who loves to help homeowners learn to use tools correctly and acquire new do-it-yourself skills.

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