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Top 100 Finishing Projects

  1. 61. How To Gild a Frame

    Restoration-quality gold leafing is a time-consuming process. The stages of restoration include gesso finish, bole finish, gold-leaf ap...

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  2. 62. James Stanley: Iris (00:20:00)

    James demonstrates his unique style of wood sculpting on this Iris flower.

  3. 63. Cylinder Tables Finishing Tips (03:31)

    To complete the cylinder table project, grout and add a durable sealer.

  4. 64. Finishing Touches to a Deck (01:02)

    Here are the DIY Basics for adding finishing touches to a composite deck.

  5. 65. Faux Your Eyes Only (00:00:23)

    Give walls a leather look with this painted glazed finishing technique.

  6. 66. Turn a Wasted Attic Into a Cool Room

    One family takes a room with a severely slanted ceiling and remodels the space into a unique and fun room. Learn how to transform a was...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  7. 67. How to Stucco (01:23)

    Get step-by-step instructions on stucco application & finishing techniques.

  8. 68. The Basics On Hand-Rubbed Finishes

    DIY experts hand out some tips on applying hand-rubbed finishes to wood.

  9. 69. How To Tighten and Distress a Chair

    Learn how to keep a chair from rattling, then change its appearance.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  10. 70. Finishing Drywall: Tape and Joint Compound

    DIY Network has instructions on how to apply tape and joint compound to drywall.

  11. 71. Jewelry - Beyond Findings (01:32)

    Jewelry experts show how they enhance jewelry masterpieces with findings.

  12. 72. Bronze Sculpture (04:19)

    Sculptor Jeanie Stephenson demonstrates her sculpting process.

  13. 73. Branch Rooster (00:20:00)

    Chris demonstrates how to carve and paint a branch rooster.

  14. 74. The Basics Of Nontoxic Finishes

    Follow these DIY tips to apply nontoxic finishes to wood.

  15. 75. Outdoor Den, Part 4 (06:42)

    Landscaping, a waterfall & wicker furniture provide the finishing touches.

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