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Top 78 Lumber Projects

  1. 16. Pressure-Treated Lumber (02:48)

    Reporter Brad Staggs covers consumer information on pressure-treated wood.

  2. 17. Hard Surface Flooring Options

    Choosing the type of flooring for a room can be a difficult task because of all the options. DIY Network experts discuss hard surface f...

  3. 18. Lumber Buying Tips and Tricks

    DIY Networks explains the different types of wood and what to look for when buying wood.

  4. 19. How to Plane Short Boards

    Using a power planer for small pieces of wood can be difficult. Here's an easy way to make outriggers for sending short boards through ...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  5. 20. How to Make a Lap Joint

    When there's a piece of lumber that's too short for the project, a second piece of wood can be used to extend the length. Lap joining i...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  6. 21. Lumber Wizard (00:01:31)

    Find out where the metal is in recovered lumber to avoid damaging tools.

  7. 22. The Bowed Board Test (00:00:21)

    Here's a simple way to determine whether your lumber is bowed.

  8. 23. Finding the Bark Side of Wood (00:00:23)

    Check out this easy way to determine which side of lumber should face up.

  9. 24. New Products Make Life Easier (00:03:21)

    Clever new products are unveiled in Vegas that can make your life easier.

  10. 25. Basics of Hardwood Flooring (01:02)

    Here are the DIY Basics of hardwood flooring.

  11. 26. Components of a House Frame

    DIY Network host Jeff Wilson offers information about the different components that make up a house frame.

  12. 27. Bamboo Flooring 101 (00:01:02)

    Here are the DIY Basics for bamboo flooring 101.

  13. 28. How to Build Reclaimed Wood Shelves

    Host Amy Wynn Pastor shows how to build rustic shelving using salvaged antique timbers.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  14. 29. DIY Wood-Slat Vanity Paneling (00:01:00)

    Turn a plain bathroom vanity into a show piece with wood-slat paneling.

  15. 30. Rain, Rakes and Radar (03:27)

    On a rainy Florida day, Jason and crew give the Priors' yard a facelift.

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