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Top 73 Refinishing Projects

  1. 16. How to Paint Wood Furniture With an Aged Look

    See how to strip paint off an old chair, then repaint it with an aged-patina look.

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

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

  3. 18. Step 6: Apply Paint (02:28)

    Step by step, Amy Matthews explains how to apply paint to kitchen cabinets.

  4. 19. How to Liquid-Refinish Hardwood Floors

    Refurbishing a floor with liquid refinishers is a great way to revive a floor and give it new luster without the hassle and cost of com...

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  5. 20. How to Refinish an Antique Coffee Table

    Learn how to remove paint or varnish from an antique table or coffee table without having to use a traditional paint-and-varnish remove...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  6. 21. Step 4: Sand the Surfaces (02:11)

    Here's how to sand kitchen cabinet surfaces to be repainted.

  7. 22. Refinishing Windows (01:14)

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

  8. 23. Step 2: Remove Doors/Hardware (00:53)

    Here's how to remove cabinet doors, drawers and hardware before painting.

  9. 24. Refurbished Basement Find (00:01:14)

    An old couch gets a new life when Nicole rescues it from the basement.

  10. 25. Retro Medicine Cabinet (01:18)

    A few dollars and a little time turn a medicine cabinet from old to retro.

  11. 26. How to Tell If Wood Furniture Is Worth Refinishing

    Is that flea market find worth your time and elbow grease? DIY Network helps you decide.

  12. 27. How to Repair Wood Furniture That Has Been Chewed By a Pet

    Did Fido leave chew marks on the legs of your dining room chair? These instructions will show you how to patch and repair chew marks on...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  13. 28. How to Refinish the Deck

    Refinishing your deck is a simple and inexpensive weekend project that can give your backyard a little boost.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  14. 29. How to Apply a Distressed Ivory Finish to a Dresser

    A distressed ivory finish on this dresser brings back some style and turns a blah bedroom suite into a romantic boudoir.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  15. 30. 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.

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    Difficulty:
    Moderate

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