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  1. 46. 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
  2. 47. Automotive Workshop Details

    Host Jay Baker and guests show what's required to create an automotive workspace that will accommodate any car repair.

  3. 48. Tube Rollers

    DIY Network gives a tip on how to squeeze the most material out of a tube so that nothing — from toothpaste to caulk — is w...

  4. 49. Types of Paint Sprayers

    Paint sprayers can make almost any job easier. Thinking beyond the paintbrush can open up more painting tool options. Home repair exper...

  5. 50. How To Refresh a Dining Room Table

    Don't throw out old furniture -- it has great character. Instead, DIY experts turn a dining room table into a new focal point for the r...

  6. 51. 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.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  7. 52. Tips for Organizing a Garage

    DIY experts go up the wall for storage, which saves floor space in the garage for the car. Look into hooks for hanging even large items...

  8. 53. How To Create Faux Leather Using Kraft Paper

    Layers of ordinary brown kraft paper, covered by a polyurethane glaze, give a warm, rich texture reminiscent of leather.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  9. 54. How to Make a Wooden Bowl

    A guide that makes a table saw's blade contact only the center portion of a cylindrical piece of wood will create a dished effect. Thes...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  10. 55. How to Install Basement Drywall

    These step-by-step instructions demonstrate how to install drywall as a substrate for paneling to adhere to.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  11. 56. Project Calculator

    DIY experts show why this project calculator is a great tool to have around the workshop. It can perform functions ordinary calculators...

  12. 57. Outdoor Spring Maintenance Tips

    DIY Network's Home Maintenance show provides tips on maintaining gutters and downspouts as well as preventing drainage issues.

  13. 58. How to Plan a Romantic Camping Trip for Two

    For Valentine's Day or any day, DIY Network shows you how to create extra special fun with a romantic camping trip for two.

  14. 59. How to Paint Dining Room Walls

    A deep blue wall color makes this dining room a more sophisticated place to entertain.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  15. 60. How to Make Drawer Joints

    The tongue-and-groove joint and the rabbet joint are combined to create tight drawer joints. Follow these step-by-step instructions and...

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

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