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Top 100 Painting Projects

  1. 16. Choosing Paintbrushes and Rollers

    Choosing the right paint brush or roller is essential to a good paint job.

  2. 17. Tips on Using Paint Sprayers or Paint Guns

    Learn these tips on using paint sprayers or paint guns, from DIY Network.

  3. 18. How to Prepare Kitchen Cabinets for Paint

    Follow these steps to get a new look for your kitchen.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  4. 19. Photo Gallery: Removing Wallpaper

    This DIYNetwork.com photo gallery shows you how to remove wallpaper from walls using a steamer stripper.

  5. 20. Picking Colors and Themes for a Nursery

    DIY experts explain how a nursery doesn’t have to match the rest of the house, so any theme or color combination will do.

  6. 21. How to Paint Shelves for a Robotic Office

    The robotic office/workshop is almost complete: the walls, window and desk have all been refreshed with innovative paint treatments. No...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  7. 22. How to Create Spanish Stenciled Artwork

    Create a bit of Spanish flair by cutting a length of prepared artist's canvas and painting it with rich red color.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  8. 23. 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. 24. How to Create Sunburst Walls

    Learn how to create a sunny bamboo bungalow by applying a sunburst paint technique to the walls.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  10. 25. Painting a Double-Hung Window (01:02)

    Here are the DIY Basics for painting a double-hung window.

  11. 26. Kitchen Rescue (01:33)

    Great ideas & planning tips for keeping kitchen renovations on schedule.

  12. 27. Chairs and Ottomans: Vintage Makeovers and Upcycled Seating

    DIYNetwork.com has unique ideas for turning vintage items and salvaged materials into chairs, sofas and ottomans.

  13. 28. DIY: Pearlescent Picture Frames

    To make your own tabletop gallery, apply pearly metallic paint to wood frames. It's a charming way to give plain objects pizzazz or tie...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  14. 29. How to Paint a Stencil Pattern on Seat Cushions

    An Art Deco design is painted on cushions with stippling and foam brushes to bring out the purple in the sofa.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  15. 30. How to Paint a Staircase

    DIY Network shows you how to add bright color and pattern to a staircase. It is a wonderful way to bring style and attention to a narro...

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