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Top 100 Painting Projects

  1. 61. How to Apply a Dry-Brushing Technique to a Fireplace

    Use a dry-brushing technique to create an aged and rustic look for a fireplace. Dry-brushing is applied by painting several layers of e...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  2. 62. Painting the Lower Walls of a Girl's Bedroom

    Create a girl's spring bedroom that's sure to please by applying lavender paint for the lower walls and a soft cream for the upper wall...

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  3. 63. How To Paint Tiles

    Liven up a wall of plain white tiles with a coat of paint.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  4. 64. Painting a Metal Table

    This DIY Basic will provide tips on painting a metal table.

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    Cost:
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    Difficulty:
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  5. 65. Photo Gallery: Painting Tools and Techniques

    DIYNetwork.com shows step by step photo instructions explaining painting techniques with tools such as point brushes, paint rollers, pa...

  6. 66. 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
  7. 67. Photo Gallery: Removing Wallpaper

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

  8. 68. $106K Kitchen Remodel (05:00)

    With John's help, the Matthewses save nearly $30,000 on their kitchen redo.

  9. 69. A Bookcase Gets a Facelift

    A bookcase gets a facelift using semigloss Onyx paint and black gesso.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  10. 70. Tips on Using Paint Sprayers or Paint Guns

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

  11. 71. Colorwashing Paint Techniques (05:30)

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

  12. 72. How to Apply Silver Leaf to a Vanity

    Learn how to transform a vanity from plain to modern using a silver leaf technique.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  13. 73. Tips on Choosing Bathroom Colors

    These tips from DIY Network explain how to highlight a bathroom's design using color.

  14. 74. Touch-Up Painting Tips (02:35)

    Advice on spot painting walls with a finish that's not noticeable.

  15. 75. Recycle Bedroom Furniture by Painting it

    Learn how to create detailed decorative patterns on furniture and accessories by using various paints and tape widths.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate

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