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Top 100 Painting Walls Projects

  1. 46. Chalkboard Wall (02:26)

    How to paint an easy chalkboard wall that'll fuel any child's imagination.

  2. 47. 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
  3. 48. Striping Paint Technique

    Stripes are a great decorative technique for your walls. It's a fun look that will really make a room -- and your home -- unique.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  4. 49. How to Prepare Walls for Painting

    The key to a successful paint job is in the prep. DIY Network explains how to remove wallpaper, strip wood and patch walls to get them ...

  5. 50. How To Create a Focal Wall

    To create faux limestone bricks on a wall as a focal point, use the trompe l'oeil painting technique.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  6. 51. How to Paint Walls Correctly

    Make your next painting job a success with these simple tips and techniques.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  7. 52. Painting Rough Walls (00:00:22)

    Learn an easy method for a smooth, lint-free painted surface.

  8. 53. Colorwashing Walls

    Transform a plain room into a colorful and decorative space, by using paint and glaze to colorwash walls.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  9. 54. Successful Wall Painting (01:00)

    Make your next painting job a success with these simple tips & techniques.

  10. 55. Colorwashing Paint Techniques (05:30)

    Try an easy painting method to create soft, understated walls.

  11. 56. Sandpaper Art (03:24)

    Paint with sand to create dynamic textured wall art.

  12. 57. How to Paint Multiple-Striped Walls

    Learn how to give a room a French-inspired theme by painting it multiple stripes of dark-green and brown.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  13. 58. How to Paint Faux Leather Walls

    Add a soft, inviting look to walls with a textured glaze finish that re-creates the look of leather.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  14. 59. Creating a Metallic Paint Finish

    This DIY Basic will provide tips on creating a metallic paint finish.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    --
  15. 60. How To Paint a Faux Limestone Finish

    Paint subtle limestone-look blocks on a wall, using latex paints and tinting colors.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate

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