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Top 100 Restoring Projects

  1. 16. Salvaged-Items Kitchen Island (00:05:19)

    Joanne Palmisano refaces a kitchen island with salvaged wood and copper.

  2. 17. How to Reglaze a Clawfoot Tub

    An old clawfoot tub adds old style to a home. Learn how to reglaze an old clawfoot tub.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  3. 18. How To Repair An Old Trunk

    Old steamer trunks, prized by many antiques enthusiasts, can be repaired and restored for use as coffee tables or storage benches.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  4. 19. 1880s Farmhouse Overhaul on DIY's Rehab Addict

    In north Minneapolis, Rehab Addict host Nicole Curtis has six months to turn a rundown duplex back into a single-family home or the cit...

  5. 20. How to Remove a Closet Addition and Restore an Original Hall Parlor

    The experts from Restoration Realities give step-by-step instructions on how to remove a closet and return the space to its original de...

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  6. 21. How to Restore an Old Window

    Steps for restoring the window of an old home to its original condition.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  7. 22. How To Restore a Porch Railing

    Learn how to restore a water-damaged original handrail around a porch, with a new beveled bottom rail to keep the water from damaging t...

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $1,000 - $2,500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  8. 23. Malco Turbo Shear (01:09)

    Transform your drill into a metal and cement board cutting machine.

  9. 24. Restoration Tips

    The experts from DIY Network's Restoration Realities offer tips and hands-on techniques that can help you with restoration projects.

  10. 25. Demolition: Electrical Safety (02:57)

    Tips on working safely around existing electrical work.

  11. 26. Restoring Old Wood Windows (01:00)

    Here are a few tips from the pros to help you restore old wood windows.

  12. 27. DIY Seamless Wall-Repair Plugs (00:01:05)

    Restoring a damaged wall is easy and seamless with Plasterplug wall repair.

  13. 28. How to Restore Victorian Features

    Restoration Realities shows how to restore an old center hall, demolish an added closet, patch old plaster and bring back original unde...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  14. 29. How To Create Decorative Porch Brackets

    Learn how to build Victorian porch brackets to replace damaged and missing ones.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $1,000 - $2,500
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  15. 30. Restoring Hidden Front Porches (00:02:03)

    Restoring a hidden front porch works wonders for a home's curb appeal.

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