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  1. 16. How to Re-plane a Door

    These step-by-step instructions show how to shave down a door in order to eliminate problems with sticking.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  2. 17. How to Make Fluted Panels on a Table Saw

    Use a table saw to make intricate cuts on wood. A special jig makes it fairly easy to create fluted panel cuts with a table saw.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  3. 18. How to Install a Tile Fireplace Surround

    These step-by-step instructions demonstrate how to install a ceramic-tile fireplace surround in your home.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  4. 19. How to Lay Terrazzo Floor Tile

    After you've prepared the subfloor and obtained measurements, follow these step-by-step instructions to lay a terrazzo tile floor.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  5. 20. How to Remove Old Sod and Lay New Sod

    We used a demolition derby to simulate the wear and tear a lawn can go though over a few years. After it was all over, we pulled up the...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  6. 21. How to Install Gutter Covers

    Learn how to keep debris out of your gutters by installing gutter covers with these step-by-step instructions.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  7. 22. How to Cut and Bend Flat Bar Stock

    Learn how to cut and bend a flat bar stock using a chop saw and a plywood jig.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  8. 23. How to Operate a Power Tamper

    Host Paul Ryan shows how to use a power tamper to tamp dirt into place.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  9. 24. How to Paint a Cool Blue Classic Bedroom

    A solid coat of light blue brings a classic, cool look to the bedroom walls.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  10. 25. How to Paint With Rags

    Rag painting with its soft, fresh look is a great way to update a bathroom on a budget.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  11. 26. How to Create a Raised-Panel Door Using a Shaper

    As its name suggests, the shaper -- essentially a router with added power -- is a tool used to shape wood. Use these step-by-step instr...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  12. 27. How To Warm Up Walls With Paint

    Transform a small, sterile family room into a room with the look of an English cottage.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $1,000 - $2,500
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  13. 28. How to Make Theater Curtains

    Use these step-by-step instructions to sew theater curtains that can help you conceal home theater equipment.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  14. 29. How to Create A Colorful Glass Tile Backsplash

    Create a custom kitchen backsplash with inexpensive glass tiles and marbles. This colorful, geometric design will give your kitchen a b...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  15. 30. How to Create a Rotating Art Display

    Creating a rotating art display that works on the same principle as a three-ringed binder is easy. Learn how to make a rotating art dis...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate

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