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How to Expand a Trapdoor for Installing Stairs

Begin a trapdoor construction process by framing out the trapdoor opening to make space for the stairs. These step-by-step instructions...

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  1. 1. Pressure Washer Tips

    DIY Network provides tips on cleaning your deck and other surfaces with a pressure washer.

  2. 2. Tips on Maintaining a Water Heater

    DIY Network host Tim Hockenberry reveals tips for checking, flushing and maintaining a home's water heater.

  3. 3. Garden Multipurpose Tool

    This 5-in-1 gardening tool is a must-have for beginner and expert gardeners. From pruning shrubs to light digging, this tool will get t...

  4. 4. Recycled-Plastic Carryall

    Recycle plastic shopping bags by knitting them into a carryall.

  5. 5. Tool Identification Kit

    DIY Network shows how to identify various tools in a workshop with this spring-loaded tool ID kit.

  6. 6. Putty Remover

    Need to remove stubborn paint or putty? DIY experts suggest a tool that'll get the job done.

  7. 7. Family Time

    Get suggestions and tips from DIY Network on family activities.

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  8. 8. Tips for Maintaining a Furnace

    Host Tim Hockenberry shares tips for checking and maintaining your home's furnace. Extra web tips on filters are provided as well.

  9. 9. How to Apply Drywall Mud

    Read through simple step-by-step instructions that show how to mix and apply both ready-mix and powdered drywall compounds.

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    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  10. 10. How to Bend Wood

    Kerfs are grooves in a piece of wood cut by a saw. Kerfing involves bending a piece of wood by making equally spaced cuts.

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    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  11. 11. How To Decorate With Words

    Learn how to trace and paint a favorite saying onto a wall.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  12. 12. How To Build a Fire Screen

    Accessorize a fireplace during the summer months with a stencil-painted fireplace screen.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  13. 13. How To Dress Up a Dresser

    An old bare wood dresser becomes an elegant buffet with the help of a paint layering technique.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  14. 14. Plastic Bottle Trellis

    Everyone has them -- empty water and soda bottles they don't know what to do with. Well, DIY knows.

  15. 15. Padded Message Board

    Even with e-mail and instant messages, notes, bills, photos and traditional mail can pile up quickly. A good clutter-cutter is a padded...

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