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  1. 61. Jointer Basics

    DIY Network explains why a jointer is the tool of choice for smoothing edges or cutting corners in preparation for joining boards.

  2. 62. 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
  3. 63. 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. 64. How to Make a Sorting Pan and Funnel

    A sorting pan is a great help to those who keep all sizes of screws and bolts in one can. Follow these step-by-step instructions and ne...

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  5. 65. 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...

  6. 66. How to Adjust a Band Saw

    The band saw has more moving parts than most power tools. To make sure the band saw cuts correctly and runs safely, it's important to k...

    Time:
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    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  7. 67. 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
  8. 68. How To Create a Modern Baroque Mirror Detail

    The area around a mirror receives a simple and very personal touch, including a paint technique to resemble an antique frame and handpr...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  9. 69. Sandpaper Basics

    Use this DIY Network guide on choosing the best sandpaper for any job.

  10. 70. Plastic Bottle Trellis

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

  11. 71. Wood-Filler Basics

    DIY expert Brad Staggs provides information about fillers: wood fillers, solvent-based wood patches, wood-stain fillers and plastic-bas...

  12. 72. Activity Room Gets a Re-do (20:00)

    Carter and volunteers remodel an activity room.

  13. 73. Rod-Threading Alignment Techniques

    Holding the rod perpendicular to the tool is a difficult aspect of threading. These instructions show how to make and attach a block to...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  14. 74. How To Make a Hideaway Video Projector Box

    Learn how to replace a flimsy shelf with a sleek, ceiling-mounted projector box, sometimes called a mantis box.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  15. 75. MUSE Headband Mind Control (00:00:49)

    Interaxon's brain sensing headband, MUSE, is demonstrated at CES 2014.

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