DIY Network

How to Apply a Lacquer Finish to Wood

Lacquer is often used to finish fine woodworking projects because it has clarity, depth and a quick dry time.

DIY Network/Topics /

Refinishing

Top 82 Refinishing Projects

  1. 1. The Art of Refinishing Bathroom Fixtures

    Fixing up your old bathroom fixtures can cost hundreds less than full-out replacing them, whether you do it yourself or hire a pro. DIY...

  2. 2. Garage Barrage Part 1 (07:12)

    A garage workshop is a more realistic remodel than a refinished basement.

  3. 3. Antiques and Reproductions (06:27)

    Bruce Johnson offers tips for determining the authenticity of furniture.

  4. 4. How to Refinish a Bathtub

    In just a few hours, you can change the look of your bathtub by refinishing it.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  5. 5. Refinishing Windows (01:14)

    One-minute version of how to strip and sand old wooden windows.

  6. 6. Garage Barrage Part 2 (04:13)

    A garage workshop is a more realistic remodel than a refinished basement.

  7. 7. Salvage Before Replacing Floor (00:01:00)

    Before replacing hardwood flooring, try these wood-salvaging tricks first.

  8. 8. Creating an Antique Finish (06:06)

    Methods of distressing reproduction furniture to add antique look.

  9. 9. Milk Paint Vanity (02:12)

    Amy Devers explains why milk paint can be a good choice for furniture.

  10. 10. Drill Brushes and Floor Sander: How to Refinish a Hardwood Floor

    Refinishing hardwood floors can be a tough yet rewarding task. Host David Thiel offers some tips on using a floor drum sander to get th...

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  11. 11. Antique Milk Paint Finish (04:30)

    Techniques & tips for painting furniture with milk paint.

  12. 12. Step 5: Apply Primer-Sealer (01:26)

    Here's why and how to apply a primer-sealer to cabinets before painting.

  13. 13. Refinishing a Deck

    This DIY Basic will provide tips on refinishing a deck.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    --
  14. 14. Exotic Exchange (20:00)

    Matt finds creative ways of refinishing Tamar and Kevin's 80s bathroom.

  15. 15. What to Look for When Buying Old Furniture

    DIY Network explains how to evaluate the age and quality of your attic treasure or flea-market find.

« Previous  123...56Next »

Advertisement