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Top 100 Painting Projects

  1. 16. How to Paint a Desk Using a Faux Wine Barrel Technique

    Learn how to transform a desk to look like a wine barrel, using only paint.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  2. 17. How To Make a Stenciled Wet Bar

    A buffet gets an update with lime green paint and a tightly placed Victorian stencil pattern in black, creating the illusion that it ha...

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  3. 18. Painting with Dark Colors (01:00)

    To add depth and richness to a room, try experimenting in deeper shades.

  4. 19. How to Paint and Install Balusters

    The DIY to the Rescue crew demonstrates how to replace 100 existing balusters with 200 freshly painted balusters spaced closer together...

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  5. 20. Finishing Techniques For A Wooden Room Divider

    Ordinary household objects can be used to apply different finishes to a wooden room-divider screen.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  6. 21. Choosing the Best Paint Brush (03:52)

    From foam to bristle brushes, choose the right brush for the job.

  7. 22. Hyde 8-in-1 Painter's Tool (03:53)

    Get a behind-the-scenes look at the factory where Hyde tools are made.

  8. 23. Maintaining Automotive Paint

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
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  9. 24. Mythic Paint (02:54)

    Mythic Paint stresses performance, health and safety in its paints.

  10. 25. How To Turn a Table from Trash Into Treasure

    A $10 flea-market find became an heirloom with a bit of glazing and stenciling.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  11. 26. Painting, Vacuuming, Workbench (00:03:40)

    Featured: paintproof hinge masks, bucket-fitted shop vac, custom workbench.

  12. 27. Step 8: Finish the Doghouse (00:43)

    Here's how to add finishing touches to the completed doghouse.

  13. 28. 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
  14. 29. Paint Brush 101 (01:45)

    Here are tips about paint brushes and painting tricks.

  15. 30. How to Paint Wood Floors

    Add a stylish touch to a room by painting a diamond pattern onto a wood floor.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy

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