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  1. 76. How to Create a Custom Bamboo Countertop in a Bathroom

    Host Matt Muenster shows how to create a bamboo countertop in a bathroom using one sheet of bamboo.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  2. 77. How to Replace a Broken Handle

    When the handle on your putty knife breaks off, use a dowel rod to make the tool useful again. Host David Thiel gives new life to an ol...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  3. 78. How To Give a File Cabinet a Makeover

    Beautify a metal file cabinet with bead board and wood veneer. This one's been stained green and finished with a striated effect to fit...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  4. 79. How to Hang Shelves

    These step-by-step instructions demonstrate how to properly hang shelves in a home.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  5. 80. 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
  6. 81. How To Apply a Fresco Blend Technique to Walls

    Learn how to add dimension to a wall with this painting technique.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  7. 82. How to Build a Custom Game Console Cabinet

    Learn how to corral the clutter with a custom cabinet for video gaming equipment.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  8. 83. 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. 84. How to Thaw a Frozen Pipe

    Pipes can freeze-up in really cold temperatures if not properly insulated. Learn how to quickly thaw the frozen pipe to keep it from bu...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  10. 85. Cabinet Catches

    Use this DIY guide to choose the best cabinet catch for any cabinet door.

  11. 86. How to Remove Rust from Railings

    Learn how to easily remove rust from outdoor railings with these step-by-step instructions.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  12. 87. How to Repaint a Front Door

    Get expert advice on the proper way to repaint a front door.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  13. 88. Band-Saw Basics

    DIY experts show why when making carefully crafted parts for furniture or cutting the same design into several pieces of wood at once, ...

  14. 89. How to Glaze Cabinets

    Glaze will give the newly painted cabinets an older look and complement the look of the newly designed kitchen.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  15. 90. Living in the Kitchen 'Great Room'

    As families congregate more and more in their kitchens, the traditional living room may soon be replaced by the kitchen "great room."

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