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Top 100 Furnishings Projects

  1. 61. How To Stencil a Trompe l'Oeil Effect

    Stencils can help create a trompe l'oeil effect for those do-it-yourselfers who aren't comfortable with freehand painting.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  2. 62. How To Make Over a Mirror Frame and Wall Panel

    The mirror receives a rejuvenating paint treatment, and panels are marked off and painted to give the walls texture.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  3. 63. Building a Knife Block

    This DIY Basic will provide tips on building a knife block.

    Time:
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    Cost:
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    Difficulty:
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  4. 64. How to Frame a Mirror

    If the mirrors in your bathroom are flat and featureless, dress them up with picture-frame molding and decorative corner blocks.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  5. 65. Techniques for Lighting Artwork

    DIY experts offer advice on properly lighting artwork, including outlining the style and type of light that's best for different types ...

  6. 66. How to Install a Pull Out Cutting Board

    Need more workspace in your kitchen? Replace a lower cabinet drawer with a pull-out cutting board. Learn how to install your own pull-o...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  7. 67. 10 Things You Must Know: Accent Lighting

    DIY Network experts offer 10 tips on accent lighting that'll help make your home a beautiful place.

  8. 68. How To Add Wall and Rug Decorations to a Room

    This room's wall color gets some added depth, and the existing rug gets a paint facelift.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  9. 69. How To Make a Hideaway Video Projector Box

    Learn how to replace a flimsy shelf with a sleek, ceiling-mounted projector box, sometimes called a mantis box.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  10. 70. How to Install Oak Stile-and-Rail Wainscoting

    DIY's Man Caves adds some traditional rail wainscoting and style to the fantasy basement bar of a huge Celtic fan.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  11. 71. Fun, Frugal Perk-Ups for Bathroom Windows

    Get expert advice on brightening up your bathroom with colorful, economical window treatments.

  12. 72. How To Repair An Old Trunk

    Old steamer trunks, prized by many antiques enthusiasts, can be repaired and restored for use as coffee tables or storage benches.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  13. 73. How to Make a Fabric Rug Border

    Hot-glue a fabric border to a natural-fiber rug for one-of-a-kind designer look.

    Time:
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    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  14. 74. How to Install Custom Wainscoting in a Dining Room

    Give the dining room a rich, classic look with customized wainscoting.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  15. 75. Outdoor Party Room (20:00)

    Dean and Derek refurbish a damaged deck into an outdoor party room.

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