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Top 82 Refinishing Projects

  1. 16. Furniture Rehab and Repair

    Got old furniture? Don't throw it away -- learn the secrets to making old stuff look new again with these furniture restoration, refini...

  2. 17. Resurfacing Hardwood Floors

    This DIY Basic will provide tips on resurfacing hardwood floors.

    Time:
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    Cost:
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    Difficulty:
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  3. 18. Creating an Antique Finish (06:06)

    Methods of distressing reproduction furniture to add antique look.

  4. 19. Step 4: Sand the Surfaces (02:11)

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

  5. 20. How to Refinish a Solid Wood Door

    Refinish a solid wood front door by following these easy steps.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  6. 21. Garage Barrage Part 1 (07:12)

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

  7. 22. Cleaning Antiques

    An aged appearance can give a piece personality, but too many scratches can detract from the furniture's appearance. DIY offers these s...

  8. 23. Professional Refinishing Tips (03:38)

    Learn time-saving techniques and clean-up tricks for stripping projects.

  9. 24. How to Apply a Distressing Technique to Wood Furniture

    Give furniture an antique look, for a fraction of the cost of purchasing antique furniture, by applying a distressing technique.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  10. 25. Refurbished Basement Find (00:01:14)

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

  11. 26. 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
  12. 27. 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.

  13. 28. Antique Milk Paint Finish (04:30)

    Techniques & tips for painting furniture with milk paint.

  14. 29. How to Reface and Refinish Kitchen Cabinets

    DIY expert Paul Ryan shows how to do a kitchen makeover on a budget by refacing old kitchen cabinets with new wood veneer. Do it yourse...

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  15. 30. Hardwood Floor Repair (03:07)

    Josh and a hardwood pro share insider tips of the trade on floor repair.

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