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Country Cottage: Reconfiguring and Flooring

Many older homes have completely out-of-date kitchens like this one. Redesigning a kitchen can add a great amount of value to your home. Learn how to remodel a country cottage with these easy step-by-step directions.

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    Easy to Moderate

This kitchen is in a 1960's two-story home owned by Jason, Marjorie and their three young daughters. They bought the house just six months ago, forgoing charm for a beautiful yard and a better school district. Now they're trying to add some character and make this new place feel like home.

Update your kitchen using simple do-it-yourself steps:

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    Day

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    $1 - $50

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    Easy to Moderate

How to Safely Demolish a Kitchen

Kitchen demolition includes appliance and cabinet removal. Learn how to safely demolish your kitchen for a remodel with these easy step-by-step instructions.

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    Two Days

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    $250 - $500

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    Easy to Moderate

How to Reconfigure Cabinets

Customizing cabinets to fit your own needs is a simple process. Learn how to reconfigure cabinets with these easy step-by-step directions.

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    Under Half Day

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    $100 - $250

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    Easy to Moderate

How to Finish and Reconfigure Cabinets

After customizing cabinets, it is necessary to sand and finish them before they are ready to be installed. Learn how to reconfigure and finish cabinets with these easy step-by-step instructions.

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