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Painting Multiple-Striped Walls

Painting Multiple-Striped Walls

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

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Whitewashing and Pickling Techniques

Whitewashing and Pickling Techniques

Whitewashing your furniture can brighten the look of any room.

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Painting a Popcorn Ceiling

Painting a Popcorn Ceiling

Check out these tips for painting a popcorn ceiling.

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Top 100 Painting Projects

  1. 1. Raise Your Home Value

    Compliments on your remodeling efforts are always a welcome payoff, but nothing beats seeing your home value rise as a result of your h...

  2. 2. Primer (01:55)

    Without primer, there's no way paint is going to stick to your house.

  3. 3. How to Create Crackled Furniture

    A crackle-finish can be applied to wood furniture, a ceiling fan, or over a faux-finish surface to give it an antique look.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  4. 4. Painting a Dining Room (01:02)

    Here are the DIY Basics of painting a dining room.

  5. 5. Consider the Weather (01:34)

    Take the weather into account before painting your home's exterior.

  6. 6. Exterior Painting Preparation

    When painting the exterior of a house, learn these valuable tips that can save you time by preparing properly for the project, from DIY...

  7. 7. Clean and Prep (02:27)

    Sand, wash and scrape your home's exterior before applying the primer.

  8. 8. 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
  9. 9. Household Uses for Paint-Sprayers

    Paint sprayers may be used for a variety of household jobs, from painting your walls to applying stains and wood sealers.

  10. 10. Bathroom Facelift

    One weekend, a quick trip to the hardware store, and your bathroom can have a fresh new look.

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  11. 11. Painting With Rags (01:02)

    Here are the DIY Basics on rag painting.

  12. 12. All About Painting Tools

    From rollers to sprayers, DIY Network helps you choose the best painting tool for your next paint job.

  13. 13. How to Revive Molding That Has Been Painted Too Many Times

    Learn how to rejuvenate old molding and trim even after decades of paint buildup.

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  14. 14. Painting Over a Popcorn Ceiling

    Painting a popcorn ceiling may at first seem daunting. However, DIY expert Amy Matthews explains just how to do it!

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  15. 15. How To Add Horizontal Stripes and a Hutch To A Room

    A room gets a modern European flair with black horizontal stripes on the cream walls and a hutch enhanced with bright colors.

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