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Top 100 Painting Projects

  1. 76. Kitchen Cabinet Facelift (03:09)

    Try giving wood a quick facelift with a little sanding and wood stain.

  2. 77. Glazing Your Kitchen Cabinets (03:18)

    Update your kitchen cabinets with a glazing technique.

  3. 78. Tips and Techniques for Painting Walls, Windows and Doors

    Learn the best way and the most-efficient, step-by-step order for painting a room.

    Time:
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    Cost:
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    Difficulty:
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  4. 79. Create an Aged Valance Using a Crackle Technique

    DIY Experts explain how to create an aged valance using a crackle technique.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  5. 80. 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
  6. 81. How to Paint a Ceiling Like a Pro

    Painting a ceiling can be tricky and tedious. Get expert advice from DIY Network on how to make the job go more smoothly.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  7. 82. Funky Cool Doggy Dish (05:08)

    Use glazes and ceramic paints to create a pet bowl for your favorite Fido.

  8. 83. Siding Wedges (01:12)

    Slip these wedges under siding before you paint to help prevent rotting.

  9. 84. How to Make Creative Closet Doors for Children

    Create a set of closet doors that will help your children's creativity come alive. One door receives a coat of magnetic paint; the othe...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  10. 85. Milk-Paint Finish

    Milk painting can give unfinished furniture a distinctive antique look, a method of finishing that was popular a century ago.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  11. 86. Add Fresh Paint to Update Room (00:01:00)

    Adding fresh paint changes the feel of a room in just a few easy steps.

  12. 87. How To Paint Tiles In High-Moisture Areas

    To use hand-painted tiles in a high-moisture area, such as a bathroom or near a stove, paint unfinished tiles and then bake them. Here'...

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  13. 88. Photo Gallery: Stripping Old Paint from Wood

    DIYNetwork.com shows photos and step by step instructions for stripping paint from a wooden surface.

  14. 89. How to Choose & Use Primer (02:01)

    Watch this video primer on how to select and apply the proper primer.

  15. 90. Tip for Shortening Paint Time (01:16)

    Karl Champley vlogs a tip for cutting your painting time by a third.

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