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Top 100 Painting Projects

  1. 46. Putty Remover

    Need to remove stubborn paint or putty? DIY experts suggest a tool that'll get the job done.

  2. 47. How to Paint Walls for a Fiesta Family Room

    The walls for this soon-to-be bright and fresh family room get a muted green coat and accessories in the same color.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  3. 48. Customized Gifts for Crafters (00:04:00)

    For creative gift-giving, make a custom tote stocked with craft essentials.

  4. 49. Paint Smart Tray (00:01:06)

    Take a look at this paint tray with a twist for rolling and brushing.

  5. 50. Adding a Finish to Embossed Wallpaper

    Here are a few techniques you can use to add a decorative finish to an embossed wall treatment.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  6. 51. How To Gold-Leaf a Lampshade

    Add gold-leafed stripes to a metal lampshade for a warm, elegant look.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  7. 52. How to Paint a Roll-Top Desk

    Using paint and glaze, this roll-top desk gets a cleaned-up look fit for a modern office.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  8. 53. 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
  9. 54. Striped Bathroom Painting (00:00:60)

    Nobody really likes to paint, but these tips can make the job more fun.

  10. 55. Faux Painting Techniques (01:02)

    Here are the DIY Basics on faux painting techniques.

  11. 56. Painting With Rags (01:00)

    Here are the DIY Basics for rag painting.

  12. 57. Glaze Gives Furniture a Rich Look

    Glaze is essential in creating rich, dimensional paint treatments such as in many faux and decorative paint techniques.

  13. 58. Paint Gives Cabinets New Life (00:01:00)

    Out-of-date cabinets get new life with a coat of paint and new hardware.

  14. 59. Step 4: Sand the Surfaces (02:11)

    Here's how to sand kitchen cabinet surfaces to be repainted.

  15. 60. How to Apply a Faux Wood Technique to a Dresser

    After the walls are painted, the dresser in this bedroom gets a faux wood look using a graining tool.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate

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