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Top 100 Several Weekends Projects

  1. 1. How To Gild a Frame

    Restoration-quality gold leafing is a time-consuming process. The stages of restoration include gesso finish, bole finish, gold-leaf ap...

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  2. 2. Painting the Exterior of a Home

    Painting the exterior of your home can make a big impact on its value. It can prolong the life of the exterior and protect your home fr...

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  3. 3. How to Install Arbor Beams

    Finish the arbor by adding header boards and joists.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  4. 4. How To Build a Floating Wood Deck and Pergola

    A floating deck and wood pergola add both function and architectural detail to an outdoor space.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $2,500 - $5,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  5. 5. How To Create a Faux Mahogany Finish

    Faux-finish an inexpensive chest of drawers to replicate the look of mahogany.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  6. 6. How to Build a Floating Bedside Table

    Adding new furniture to a bedroom can often give it a whole new look or feel. For this project, we decided to create a floating bedside...

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  7. 7. How to Design a Painted-Tile Backsplash

    Learn how to make a kitchen backsplash of your own design with hand-painted ceramic tiles.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  8. 8. How to Plan Outdoor Landscape Lighting

    Lighting is all about mood. You can change your home's mood with the flick of a switch.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  9. 9. Renovating an Older Staircase

    Adding a new skirt board and refinishing the antique Mission handrail put new life back into this antique original.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  10. 10. How To Build a Shower Outdoors

    An outdoor shower is added in a space between the house and an existing fence.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $1,000 - $2,500
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  11. 11. How to Update a Kitchen with Pre-Made Cabinets

    To save some money, try purchasing pre-made cabinets and customizing them to the existing look in your kitchen with matching doors, har...

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $1,000 - $2,500
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  12. 12. How to Harvest Seeds

    Rather than buying new seed every year, harvesting your own seed is cheap and easy to do.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  13. 13. How to Add Stairs to Your Deck

    Building deck stairs will provide ready access to the yard and add value to your home.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  14. 14. How to Install a Vinyl Privacy Fence

    Because vinyl fence systems use panels that lock into place, installing them is literally a snap.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $2,500 - $5,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  15. 15. How to Diagnose and Treat Fungal Disease on Turfgrass

    Learn how to identify and treat those mysterious brown spots in your lawn.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
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