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Top 99 Restoring Projects

  1. 76. 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
  2. 77. Rediscovered Pocket Doors (03:44)

    In a century-old rowhouse, hidden pocket doors are brought back to life.

  3. 78. Blog Cabin 2011: The Best of the Blogs

    DIYnetwork.com has compiled a selection of quotes by bloggers and fans from the Blog Cabin 2011 online campaign, and shares them along ...

  4. 79. Sunroom Bench From Salvage (00:04:23)

    Joanne Palmisano adds a built-in bench of salvaged wood to a sunroom.

  5. 80. 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...

  6. 81. Paint Matching (01:10)

    The science at Sherwin Williams is performed with a spectrophotometer.

  7. 82. Demolition (04:05)

    Tools, gear and safety precautions for doing demolition.

  8. 83. How to Restore a Front Door

    Restoration Realities visits a 1925 Colonial-Revival house that's in need of a front-door upgrade. Use these step-by-step instructions ...

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  9. 84. The Washington Mill (00:03:27)

    Challenges abound as the crew salvages the Washington Mill, in Mayodan, NC.

  10. 85. Last But Not Least (00:20:00)

    Bronson creates the perfect room to study his favorite subjects.

  11. 86. Salvaged Mudroom (00:03:20)

    Joanne restores salvaged items to create an attractive, functional mudroom.

  12. 87. 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
  13. 88. Sherwin Williams Factory (03:25)

    Get a behind-the-scenes tour of this facility and learn how paint is made.

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

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

  15. 90. Vintage Light Fixtures (00:01:00)

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

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