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  1. 16. Household Uses for Paint-Sprayers

    Paint sprayers may be used for a variety of household jobs, from painting your walls to applying stains and wood sealers.

  2. 17. How To Give a Desk a Faux Leather Look

    An heirloom desk receives a faux leather makeover and a surprising border.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  3. 18. 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
  4. 19. Putty Remover

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

  5. 20. How to Attach Metal to Wood

    Use these step-by-step instructions to attach metal to wood. All you'll need is a pneumatic rivet gun, rivets, a drill and a drill bit ...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  6. 21. Maintaining a Fireplace and Chimney

    Host Tim Hockenberry tackles two hot topics – the fireplace and chimney. He also shares tips on the proper maintenance before and...

  7. 22. How to Paint Vinyl Flooring

    Vinyl flooring can be painted, but there are a few important steps to ensure the paint goes on properly.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  8. 23. How to Mend Metal With Brazing

    Mending metal is a difficult job and requires a more permanent bond than glues or screws can provide. Instead, the task calls for a met...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  9. 24. How To Add Finishing Touches to a Table

    A flea market find becomes the focal point of the nearly renovated dining room with just the stroke of a paintbrush.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  10. 25. How to Cut Coves on a Table Saw

    Cutting coves is usually completed on a shaper, but with a few pointers from DIY experts, cove cuts can be made on a table saw.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  11. 26. How to Fix a Chair Tenon

    Spindles and rungs on chairs are easily broken. Follow these simple steps to fix a broken tenon.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  12. 27. How to Increase a Home's Resale Value

    Consider these tips while upgrading your home to improve the house’s resale value.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  13. 28. Petbit Tracks Pet Activity (00:00:51)

    Tractive's Petbit collar sensor tracks your pet's activity 24 hours a day.

  14. 29. How to Make a Weathered Wood Bench

    Use paint and oil-based polyurethane to give an ordinary wooden bench the look of aged beach wood.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  15. 30. How to Make a Desktop Clock

    Lathe users find the tool useful in making bowls, furniture and parts for furniture. But the lathe can also be used to make intricate c...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy

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