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Top 100 Restoring Projects

  1. 61. 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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  2. 62. 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
  3. 63. 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...

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    Weekend
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  4. 64. How to Restore an Entryway

    The experts from Restoration Realities demonstrate how to restore a front door and adjacent sash sidelights.

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    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  5. 65. Restoration Tips

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

  6. 66. Salvaged Dining Room Table (00:04:25)

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

  7. 67. Restoring Painted Wood Trim (00:02:11)

    Nicole shows how to restore painted wood trim to its original beauty.

  8. 68. How to Restore Cracked Plaster

    Restoration of an old urban home addresses cracked and damaged plaster.

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  9. 69. Out with New, In with Old (00:20:00)

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

  10. 70. Salvaged-Wood Queen Bed (00:04:16)

    Joanne Palmisano restores salvaged wood items to build a queen-size bed.

  11. 71. How to Replicate and Install Stone Balusters

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

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    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  12. 72. Blog Cabin 2011: Construction Q&A

    DIY Network answers viewer and blogger questions, providing up-to-the minute photos and details on the building and restoration work on...

  13. 73. Roof Restoration (03:54)

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

  14. 74. The Robert E. Lee Hotel (00:03:17)

    The Robert E. Lee Hotel's 60 rooms present a salvage challenge to the crew.

  15. 75. Restoring Original Fixtures (00:01:00)

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

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