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Top 100 Easy to Moderate Projects

  1. 76. How to Install a Half Wall Top

    A half wall can be used to break up two rooms, but during a remodel, the top might need to be replaced. Learn how to add a new top on a...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  2. 77. How to Install a Cobblestone Patio on Concrete or Bare Soil

    An old concrete patio with a mismatched paver extension gets a completely different look with a stylish cobblestone overlay. Using mats...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  3. 78. How To Paint a Zebra Striped Floor Cloth

    This animal print floor cloth will bring out the wild side to any room.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  4. 79. How to Build a Window Box Planter

    A window-box planter is a great way to add detail to a home's exterior.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  5. 80. How to Replace Drywall in a Remodeled Closet

    When working with plumbing in an adjacent room to a bathroom, sometimes you are required to remove drywall to access pipes. That hole h...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  6. 81. How to Make a Pocket Hole

    A pocket hole is a hidden drill hole that a screw sinks into at an angle to fasten two pieces of wood together. Learn how to make a poc...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  7. 82. How to Color Wash Walls

    Apply a colorwashing technique to add warmth to a room, using two different shades of paint -- one lighter, one slightly darker for dim...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  8. 83. How to Draw Angles and Circles

    Drawing perfect circles and angles can be challenging. Carl Mueller, host of DIY Tools & Techniques, offers some foolproof techniques f...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  9. 84. How to Lay a Brick Paver Patio

    Manufactured brick pavers are a durable and inexpensive material choice when installing a patio.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  10. 85. How to Paint a Spanish Dining Room

    The rustic charm begins with painting the dining room walls gold with a deep burgundy horizontal panel.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  11. 86. How to Add Built-In Seating to Your Deck

    The DIY team gives you step-by-step instructions for adding a built-in bench to a wood deck.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  12. 87. How to Update a System with a Programmable Thermostat

    Improve a home's energy efficiency with these step-by-step instructions that demonstrate how to install a programmable thermostat.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  13. 88. How To Paint Freehand Wall Stripes

    These stripes are an easy way to add a personalized touch to a wall.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  14. 89. How To Panel a Room

    Learn how to add dimension to a room with horizontal paneling.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  15. 90. 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

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