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Top 99 Restoring Projects

  1. 31. Daryl Hall's Other Calling: Restoring Historic Homes

    Singer Daryl Hall is passionate about more than just music. In the DIY series "Daryl's Restoration Over-Hall," the famed blue-eyed soul...

  2. 32. 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
  3. 33. 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
  4. 34. Salvaged-Items Kitchen Island (00:05:19)

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

  5. 35. 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:
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    Cost:
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    Difficulty:
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  6. 36. Old New Kitchen (00:19:58)

    Host Bronson Pinchot tackles the kitchen of the Decker House.

  7. 37. Demolition: Discovering Rot (02:27)

    Check out these techniques for addressing moisture problems.

  8. 38. Quick Change Hole Saw Set (01:06)

    Vermont American has developed a three-second interchangeable hole saw set.

  9. 39. Roof Restoration (03:54)

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

  10. 40. Compact Belt Sander (00:01:06)

    Don't let the size fool you -- this thing can do some serious sanding!

  11. 41. Out with New, In with Old (00:20:00)

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

  12. 42. How to Repoint Mortar

    Restoration Realities experts demonstrate how to cut out deteriorated mortar joints and fill them with fresh mortar.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  13. 43. The James House (00:03:27)

    The crew salvages materials from the 1893 James house, in Hamlet, NC.

  14. 44. Salvaged Dining Room Table (00:04:25)

    Joanne makes a dining room table from salvaged floorboards and porch posts.

  15. 45. The Bent Mountain Mill (00:03:17)

    The Bent Mountain Mill turns into a potential goldmine for the crew.

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