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89 How-Tos From Fresh Coat

  1. 31. How to Paint Wood Burle Shelves

    Learn how to transform plain white shelves into dark faux-knotted shelves, using an artist brush and toothpick.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 to $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  2. 32. How to Give Furniture an Aged Look Using Shoe Polish

    Create an aged look for wood furniture using ordinary shoe polish. The shoe polish provides a seal against moisture and reveals a beaut...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 to $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  3. 33. How to Apply a Crosshatch Painting Technique

    Applying a new paint technique can give a room a whole new look. Learn how to create a crosshatching technique for office walls.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $50 to $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  4. 34. How to Apply a Negoro Nuri Painting Technique

    Turn a secretary desk into a stunning piece of furniture by using a painting technique called Negoro Nuri.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 to $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  5. 35. How to Create a Wall Stencil Border

    Learn how to add a stencil painted border to a wall, from DIY Network.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 to $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  6. 36. How to Create a Map Wallpapered Bookcase

    Learn how to give a bookcase a classic look by adding maps to the inside and painting with stain.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 to $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  7. 37. How to Paint Decorative Stripes on a Table

    Learn how painted stripes can easily be applied to give a table a modern look. .

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 to $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  8. 38. Create an Aged Valance Using a Crackle Technique

    DIY Experts explain how to create an aged valance using a crackle technique.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 to $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  9. 39. How to Apply a Shagreen Technique to Furniture

    Give cabinets and wood furniture a new look by applying a Shagreen painting technique.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $50 to $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  10. 40. How to Create a Venetian Plaster and Silver Wax Technique

    A cove ceiling gets a makeover using Venetian plaster and silver wax to make it stand out.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $50 to $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate

About This Show

Brush up with Fresh Coat, a "just paint" makeover show that illustrates what a can of paint and a little imagination can do to completely change the look and feel of a room. Featured homeowners share tips, tools and techniques with you for easy but dramatic paint projects. Fresh Coat emphasizes ideas that turn even basic wall painting into something distinctive as well as painting the unexpected such as glass coffee tables. This show will appeal to you if you're looking for something simple or dramatic and includes everything from walls to murals to painted furniture.

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