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How to Apply Wood Stain Techniques

When staining wood, use proper techniques in order to achieve a professional-looking finish.

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Top 71 Staining Projects

  1. 1. Creating a Built-In Bookcase (01:00)

    Here are the DIY Basics on creating a built-in bookcase.

  2. 2. Woodworking FAQ: Clear Finishes

    DIY Network answers frequently asked questions about clear wood finishes and stains.

  3. 3. Creating a Built-In Bookcase (01:00)

    Here are the DIY Basics on creating a built-in bookcase.

  4. 4. Scoring and Staining Concrete (02:55)

    Instructions for scoring lines in a concrete slab.

  5. 5. Staining Concrete (01:00)

    Jason Cameron has some quick tips for staining unsightly concrete.

  6. 6. Stained Concrete (01:00)

    This special stain turns that concrete slab floor into a thing of beauty.

  7. 7. How to Stain a Garage Floor

    Can't get rid of oil stains on the garage floor? Consider changing the floor's color with concrete stain.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  8. 8. $19K Whole-House Remodel (00:05:20)

    John DeSilvia finds a 49 percent savings in this whole-house remodel.

  9. 9. Tips on Staining Wood

    DIY experts offer advice on how to properly stain wood furniture.

  10. 10. How to Stain Wood Kitchen Cabinets

    Home improvement expert Bruce Johnson shares some techniques for staining wood kitchen cabinets.

  11. 11. Decorative Paint Technique: Distressing Instructions

    Distressing is the modern approach to creating a timeless treasure.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  12. 12. How To Create a Stained Concrete Patio

    Learn how to make a custom concrete patio with a rock-salt finish.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $5,000 - $10,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  13. 13. How to Stain Wood Cabinets

    Save money on a remodel and still get a professional look by staining cabinets yourself. Learn how to stain cabinets yourself with thes...

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  14. 14. How To Create Faux Marquetry

    Follow these steps to create a faux-marquetry border by applying wood stains to a hardwood floor in a geometric pattern.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  15. 15. Staining a Banister (01:00)

    Here are the DIY Basics on staining a banister.

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