DIY Network

Fresh Coat

Consult Program Guide for show schedule. Full Schedule

89 How-Tos From Fresh Coat

  1. 1. Give Painted Bar Paneling the Look of Bamboo

    Say goodbye to wood paneling and hello to an exotic wet bar. A wet bar from the '70s is lightened with paint and given the look of bamb...

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $100 to $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  2. 2. Wall Color for a Sophisticated Study

    The Challenge for this painting project is to is to change a college-age person's bedroom into a sophisticated area for studying and mu...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $100 to $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  3. 3. How to Paint a Steamer Trunk Coffee Table

    A casual coffee table, painted with Onyx paint, takes on the look of a well-traveled steamer trunk.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $50 to $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  4. 4. How to Apply Paint Using a Wall Troweling Technique

    A sitting room gets a natural, sun-aged look by applying different shades of tan paint using a variety of painting trowels, from DIY Ne...

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $50 to $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  5. 5. Living Room Walls and Fireplace Makeover

    A living room gets a warm makeover, a bold cranberry paint color and a decorative Victorian-inspired patterned panel on the sofa wall.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $100 to $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  6. 6. How to Paint a Decorative Wall Panel

    A sofa gets a Victorian-inspired decorative wall panel.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 to $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  7. 7. A Bookcase Gets a Facelift

    A bookcase gets a facelift using semigloss Onyx paint and black gesso.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 to $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  8. 8. How to Paint a Shimmering Stone-Like Vanity

    A rich mixture of warm green paint and paste, tinted in shimmering stone colors, transforms a desk into a sparkling vanity.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $50 to $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  9. 9. How to Paint Dated Kitchen Cabinets

    Dated kitchen cabinets get new life with cream and charcoal paint.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $100 to $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  10. 10. How to Paint a Cool Blue Classic Bedroom

    A solid coat of light blue brings a classic, cool look to the bedroom walls.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $100 to $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
« Previous123 89Next »

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.

Advertisement

Shows You’ll Like