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Top 100 Easy to Moderate Projects

  1. 31. How to Build a Custom Sandbox

    Kids outgrow swingsets and climbing structures over time, but this sandbox will give them years of imaginative play.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  2. 32. How to Install a Chain Link Dog Run

    A dog run gives your pet a safe place to stay outdoors.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  3. 33. 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
  4. 34. How to Install Can Lights

    Add light to any room of the house with these step-by-step instructions.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  5. 35. Recycled Wood Workbench Frame

    Lumber from repurposed ceiling trusses is used to construct the frame of a concrete-topped workbench.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  6. 36. 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
  7. 37. How to Add Custom Window Mullions

    Add instant interest and traditional appeal to a plain window with custom mullions.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  8. 38. How to Build a Hideaway Laptop Desk

    Eliminate desktop clutter by creating this custom deck that holds a storage compartment for your laptop. Learn how to make a hideaway l...

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  9. 39. How to Paint a Closet Door with a Wallprinting Roller

    The illusion of a classic paneled Japanese shoji screen lends texture and fun to the closet doors in a tiny condo bedroom.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  10. 40. How To Install a Hot Tub Base

    Learn how to install a base that will properly support the weight of a hot tub.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $2,500 - $5,000
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  11. 41. Here's How: Benches

    How to make the perfect outdoor dining bench

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  12. 42. How to Replace Weather Stripping

    These basic instructions demonstrate how to replace weather stripping in a home in order to improve energy efficiency.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  13. 43. How to Create a TV Wall Bracket

    Hanging a flat screen TV is a simple task. Learn how to install a TV mounting bracket with these easy step-by-step instructions.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  14. 44. How to Install Decorative Light Fixture and Towel Racks

    Learn how to install a decorative light fixture and towel rack with these easy-to-follow step-by-step directions.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  15. 45. How to Build a Corner Bench

    If you prefer guests remove their shoes upon entering your home, consider building a triangular corner bench for them to sit on. This b...

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

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