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89 How-Tos From Fresh Coat

  1. 61. How to Paint Decorative Patterns on Furniture

    Learn how to paint decorative patterns and lines on closets, shelves and toy chests.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 to $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  2. 62. How to Give Decorative Accessories an Antique Look

    Give picture frames an antique look with just a few strokes of paint.

    Cost:
    $1 to $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  3. 63. How to Create Frottage Leather Walls

    By applying a faux leather finish, you can create frottage leather walls and transform a dull room into a more sophisticated living spa...

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $50 to $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  4. 64. How to Stencil Paint a Cabinet

    Learn how to create decorative furniture by using paint and stencils, from DIY Network.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 to $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  5. 65. Palm Tree Mural and Tropical Accents

    With a few creative brushstrokes, add a palm tree, floral headboard and stamped accents to your child's room to bring out tropical flor...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 to $50
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  6. 66. How to Make Creative Closet Doors for Children

    Create a set of closet doors that will help your children's creativity come alive. One door receives a coat of magnetic paint; the othe...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 to $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  7. 67. How to Paint Tropical Blue Walls

    To brighten up your child's bedroom, consider this ragging technique to create a bright blue tropical sky.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $50 to $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  8. 68. How to Create Crackled Furniture

    A crackle-finish can be applied to wood furniture, a ceiling fan, or over a faux-finish surface to give it an antique look.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 to $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  9. 69. How to Rejuvenate a Fireplace

    Learn how to update a fireplace by applying a lime-pigment paint treatment.

    Cost:
    $1 to $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  10. 70. How to Apply a Red Textured Wall Treatment

    What can you do with paint, a few dollars and a little creativity? Turn an outdated family room into an Asian-inspired lounge with red ...

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $100 to $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to 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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