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Top 100 Restoring Projects

  1. 76. 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. 77. Salvaged-Wood Queen Bed (00:04:16)

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

  3. 78. Sunroom Bench From Salvage (00:04:23)

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

  4. 79. The James House (00:03:27)

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

  5. 80. Refinishing Windows (01:14)

    One-minute version of how to strip and sand old wooden windows.

  6. 81. Restoration Tips

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

  7. 82. 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
  8. 83. The Robert E. Lee Hotel (00:03:17)

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

  9. 84. 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...

  10. 85. Salvaging Water-Damaged Photos and Documents

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

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    Difficulty:
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  11. 86. Perfect Parlor (00:20:00)

    Host Bronson Pinchot has big plans to restore the parlor in his main house.

  12. 87. Lazy Joe Paint Wrapper (01:15)

    When it comes to waiting between coats, try this paint wrapper instead.

  13. 88. How to Install Sidelight Sashes

    Learn how to install traditional side sashes and create a welcoming front door.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  14. 89. Demolition: Discovering Rot (02:27)

    Check out these techniques for addressing moisture problems.

  15. 90. Out with New, In with Old (00:20:00)

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

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