DIY Network

DIY Network/Topics /

Restoring

Top 100 Restoring Projects

  1. 16. How To Repair Porch Columns

    Utilizing old photos, "ghosting" from previous fixtures and pieces of the old column as guides, learn how to create new porch columns a...

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  2. 17. Matching Century-Old Paneling (00:03:18)

    Stephen's challenge: matching the wall paneling in a century-old home.

  3. 18. The Rehab Pioneer (20:00)

    Dan, a rehab pioneer, is restoring his historic home.

  4. 19. Roof Restoration (03:54)

    Restoring the cedar shake roof gives Ryan's home a sweet boost in equity.

  5. 20. Powder Room Restoration (03:49)

    A plumbing nightmare is transformed into a powder room dream come true.

  6. 21. Restoring Vintage Sliding Garage-Doors

    Keeping your vintage sliding doors can be a simple project. Learn how to restore vintage sliding garage-doors with these easy steps.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  7. 22. How to Make a Built-In China Cabinet

    The DIY to the Rescue crew restore a china cabinet by adding new wainscoting and paint, which gives this room a custom look.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    --
  8. 23. Salvaged Bathroom Vanity (00:04:04)

    Joanne converts a salvaged dresser into a large, elegant bathroom vanity.

  9. 24. Restore an Outdated Bathroom

    This 1922 Neo-Georgian bathroom has some unfortunate 1970s era problems. Find out how one couple gives their outdated bathroom a new ma...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  10. 25. Salvaging Water-Damaged Photos and Documents

    Find tips on how to save flood-damaged photos and papers.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    --
  11. 26. Vintage Light Fixtures (00:01:00)

    Using era-appropriate light fixtures is important when restoring old homes.

  12. 27. Tips for Restoring Furniture

    DIY experts show how even furniture with water marks, vacuum-cleaner nicks, scratches or damaged veneer can look like new without too m...

  13. 28. How to Replicate and Install Stone Balusters

    The experts from Restoration Realities demonstrate how to create a mold and cast stone-like balusters.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  14. 29. How to Restore a Fountain Statue

    Ed Del Grande gives step-by-step instructions on how to restore a fountain statue to its former glory.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  15. 30. Out with New, In with Old (00:20:00)

    Bronson creates a beautiful 1800s inspired "library" in the Decker House.

Advertisement