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  1. 76. 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. 77. How to Prep Walls Before Painting

    How to prepare walls before starting your next painting project.

  3. 78. How to Paint a Linoleum Floor

    Turn a linoleum floor into a work of art with paint. Follow these instructions to paint and install this custom-made linoleum floor.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  4. 79. ReDo It: Upcycle Dressers, Headboards and Beds

    DIYNetwork.com has unique ideas for reinventing old dressers and turning salvaged items in headboards.

  5. 80. How To Make a Positive Paint Application With a Patterned Paint Roller

    Learn how to make a positive paint application with a patterned roller. Like other positive paint-application techniques, this gives a ...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  6. 81. Painted Cabinets (05:21)

    Cabinet doors get a professional-quality paint job from DIYer Nancy Golden.

  7. 82. Living Room Walls and Fireplace Makeover

    A living room gets a warm makeover, a bold cranberry paint color and a decorative Victorian-inspired patterned panel on the sofa wall.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  8. 83. Hawaiian Tiki Masks (04:54)

    Get inspired and create festive Hawaiian Tiki masks from paper mache.

  9. 84. How To Paint Faux Paneling

    Learn how to create the appearance of paneling on the walls with this faux painting technique.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  10. 85. How to Paint a Nightstand for a City Suite

    DIY experts lighten up nightstands using a white and eggshell finish for a newly painted condo's airy design.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  11. 86. Painting Over Dark Colors

    Painting over a dark wall color can be difficult. Get step-by-step instructions on how to make the job easier.

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    Cost:
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    Difficulty:
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  12. 87. How to Apply a Faux-Stone Treatment to a Wall

    A faux-stone wall treatment is an inexpensive alternative when real stone is way out of the budget, from DIY Network.

  13. 88. Embossed Paper Wall Vase (03:24)

    Create a marvelous faux finish with this quick embossing technique.

  14. 89. Foiling Paint Splatters (00:22)

    Keep drips and splatters off your door's hardware with this trick.

  15. 90. Basket Combing Technique and Bamboo Border

    Learn how to apply a basket combing technique and bamboo border to wood furniture.

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

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