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  1. 16. 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
  2. 17. How to Repair Crown Molding

    These step-by-step instructions demonstrate how to remove and replace crown molding as part of a ceiling repair.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  3. 18. How to Make a Joint With Biscuits and a Biscuit Joiner

    To hold two pieces of wood together at a 90-degree angle, create a joint with biscuits and a biscuit joiner. These step-by-step instruc...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  4. 19. How to Make Faux Multi-Panels

    The drawers in this table aren’t actually drawers at all. The illusion is created by attaching a false panel to the front of the ...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  5. 20. 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.

  6. 21. 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
  7. 22. Home Maintenance: Smoke Alarms and Carbon Monoxide Detectors

    DIY host Tim Hockenberry shares tips on maintaining smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors.

  8. 23. Paver-Patio Tips

    DIY Network experts provide tips for proper drainage and a level surface when building a paver patio.

  9. 24. How To Make Plaster Relief Walls

    The effect of this plaster relief technique, when used over an entire wall or room, can be visually stunning. The same technique can be...

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  10. 25. How to Replace an Exhaust Fan

    Home inspector Tim Hockenberry gives step-by-step instructions showing how to replace an old exhaust fan and install a new one.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  11. 26. How to Distress Unfinished Furniture

    DIY Network experts give tips for how to give unfinished furniture a distressed, antique look.

  12. 27. Installing Living and Dining Room Lighting

    Light up a home with these step-by-step instructions. Add a recessed can light above a fireplace, rope lighting to a China cabinet and ...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  13. 28. How to Make a Sanding Drum

    Unlike other sanding accessories, sanding drums can reach into curved corners and deep recesses. These instructions can turn a drill pr...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  14. 29. Maintaining Roof Shingles

    DIY host Tim Hockenberry provides tips on cleaning and maintaining roof shingles in the long term.

  15. 30. Beekeeping Methods: Top-Bar Hives

    Learn about beekeeping and top-bar hives from the experts at the DIY Network.

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