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Top 100 Restoring Projects

  1. 46. Demolition: Discovering Rot (02:27)

    Check out these techniques for addressing moisture problems.

  2. 47. Malco Turbo Shear (01:09)

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

  3. 48. 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...

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    Difficulty:
    Hard
  4. 49. Salvaged Hallway Home Office (00:03:39)

    Joanne Palmisano tucks a home office of salvaged materials into a hallway.

  5. 50. Last But Not Least (00:20:00)

    Bronson creates the perfect room to study his favorite subjects.

  6. 51. 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
  7. 52. 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
  8. 53. Restoring Original Fixtures (00:01:00)

    Restoring fixtures is the best way to stay true to your home's character.

  9. 54. The Grand Gallery (00:20:01)

    Bronson and his crew combine two rooms to create one grand space.

  10. 55. How To Install Porch Flooring

    The first phase of a front-porch restoration is to complete construction of the porch floor, including support and decking. Here's how ...

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  11. 56. Restore Architectural Details (00:02:32)

    Restore or replicate missing architectural details whenever possible.

  12. 57. 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. 58. 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.

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  14. 59. Izard Farmhouse Bay Window (00:03:55)

    The crew removes a box bay window in one piece from the Izard farmhouse.

  15. 60. Paint Matching (01:10)

    The science at Sherwin Williams is performed with a spectrophotometer.

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