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Top 100 Painting Projects

  1. 61. Black & Decker PaintStick (00:51)

    Get your next painting project rolling with this paint roller system.

  2. 62. Sealing Paint Cans (01:31)

    Follow these steps to keep a can of leftover paint fresh and read to use.

  3. 63. Airbrushed Face (03:06)

    Try airbrushing to create a dramatic makeup face for Halloween.

  4. 64. 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
  5. 65. Step 1: Plan Your Approach (00:45)

    Gather up all the tools and materials you'll need to paint a room.

  6. 66. How to Paint a Chevron Design on an Old Dresser

    DIY Network has instructions on how to revive old furniture by painting it with a colorful zigzag pattern.

  7. 67. How to Paint a Trompe L'oeil Wall Mural

    Learn how to create a three dimensional image on the wall using a painting technique known as trompe l'oeil, which is French for 'fool ...

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  8. 68. Embossed Ceiling Rosette (03:32)

    Stencil a relief detail for an elegant decoration to a ceiling or wall.

  9. 69. 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
  10. 70. How to Paint a Room

    Anyone can paint a room and get professional results by working efficiently, neatly and with careful preparation.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  11. 71. How to Color Wash Walls

    Apply a colorwashing technique to add warmth to a room, using two different shades of paint -- one lighter, one slightly darker for dim...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  12. 72. Bridge Spray Painting (03:41)

    Jason Cameron helps to paint the Queensboro Bridge with a spray gun.

  13. 73. Painting Interiors (20:01)

    Amy Matthews shows how to alter the overall look of a room with painting.

  14. 74. 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. 75. How to Remove Paint with Chemical Strippers

    Learn how to remove paint from wood by using a chemical stripper or varnish remover.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate

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