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Transform Your Bedroom From Cluttered to Hospitable

Turn your overcrowded, messy bedroom into a less-cluttered sanctuary with these easy steps.

Tim and Heidi Benson's master bedroom has an identity crisis. It's an office, home gym and playroom. The space is everything but a romantic boudoir. The Bensons are rescued by the DIY to the Rescue crew. See how they transform the multi-functional space into a real bedroom.

Create a relaxing sanctuary.

  • Time

    Day

  • Price Range

    $50 - $100

  • Easy/Moderate

    Easy to Moderate

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

    Weekend

  • Price Range

    $500 - $1,000

  • Easy/Moderate

    Hard

How to Distress an Ivory Headboard

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

  • Time

    Under Half Day

  • Price Range

    $250 - $500

  • Easy/Moderate

    Easy to Moderate

How to Install Wainscoting

Nothing warms up a room like wainscoting. Here the DIY experts show you how to install it yourself.

  • Time

    Day

  • Price Range

    $50 - $100

  • Easy/Moderate

    Easy to Moderate

How to Color Wash Walls

Apply a colorwashing technique to add warmth to a room, using two different shades of paint -- one lighter, one slightly darker for dimension.

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