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Top 100 Easy to Moderate Projects

  1. 31. 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
  2. 32. How to Install a Vanity with Undermount Sink

    Licensed contractor Amy Matthews shows how to install a vanity with an undermount sink and faucet.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  3. 33. How To Faux Finish a Filing Cabinet

    Change the look of a boring industrial file cabinet with faux-finish spray paint that looks like textured stone and marble.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  4. 34. How to Maintain a Lawnmower

    Keeping your lawn mower in good working condition will help ensure that it'll last for years.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  5. 35. How to Install a Floating Mantel

    One of the best ways to brighten a dark brick fireplace is by installing a floating mantel. This project shows you how to install one s...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  6. 36. How to Dethatch a Lawn

    Thatch acts as a barrier to water, nutrients and air reaching the soil and should be removed to ensure a healthy lawn. Learn how to rei...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  7. 37. How To Gold-Leaf a Lampshade

    Add gold-leafed stripes to a metal lampshade for a warm, elegant look.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  8. 38. How to Paint an Armoire Using a Woven-Cane Technique

    A deep walnut wood color and woven-cane paint technique give this bedroom armoire an island feel.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  9. 39. How to Paint Kitchen Cabinets

    Give your kitchen a fresh look by painting wood-stained cabinets.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  10. 40. How To Install the Plumbing for a Hot Tub

    Once the hot tub is fully assembled, it's time to install the equipment to run it. Here's how.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  11. 41. How to Apply a Dry-Brushing Technique to a Fireplace

    Use a dry-brushing technique to create an aged and rustic look for a fireplace. Dry-brushing is applied by painting several layers of e...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  12. 42. How to Grow Potatoes

    Potatoes come in various shapes, sizes and colors. By growing your own, you can guarantee a bumper crop of colorful and nutritious spud...

    Time:
    Several Months
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  13. 43. How to Create an Idea Wall

    Creating a wall to post ideas on is a great way to promote creativity. Learn how to create your own idea wall with these easy step-by-s...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  14. 44. How to Repaint Unsightly Cabinet Doors

    Unsightly kitchen cabinets can harm the value of your home. Repaint your existing cabinet boxes with these easy step-by-step directions...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  15. 45. Installing a Pedestal Sink

    The clean lines of this sink open up space in a bathroom design.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate

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