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How to Stain a Wood Floor

Applying a stain to hardwood floors is a great way to give them beautiful color and tone. Follow these steps to stain your wood floors.

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Top 70 Staining Projects

  1. 1. Installing a Concrete Floor

    An acid-etched concrete floor can be messy. These steps will take you through the installation process, from preparing the subfloor to ...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  2. 2. Create a Modern Bookcase and Abstract Room Divider

    Give a bedroom a modern touch with an abstract design for a curtain room divider and a bookcase makeover.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  3. 3. Grouting Tile (02:42)

    Here are professional tips for grouting tile on both walls and floors.

  4. 4. Staining a Garage Floor (00:01:00)

    Here's a Garage Mahal quick tip on staining a garage floor.

  5. 5. Distress Wood for Antique Look (00:01:00)

    Jason's tips for distressing wood give a new table an antique look.

  6. 6. How to Use Stain for Stenciling on Wood

    Using stain, instead of paint, for a stenciling project helps show off the wood grain and gives furniture an antique look.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  7. 7. How to Repair Wood Furniture That Has Been Chewed By a Pet

    Did Fido leave chew marks on the legs of your dining room chair? These instructions will show you how to patch and repair chew marks on...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  8. 8. How to Refinish a Porch Swing

    Give a weather-worn swing new life by following these directions.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  9. 9. Staining Repurposed Furniture (00:01:00)

    Staining will add new life to favorite pieces of repurposed furniture.

  10. 10. How to Add Acid Stain to a Concrete Floor

    Applying acid stain to a concrete floor can add dramatic marbling and give a depth of color not available in any other type of floor. T...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  11. 11. The Basics of Staining Wood

    DIY experts give advice on staining products. With so many staining products on the market, it may get confusing. Just remember, staini...

  12. 12. Tea Technique (00:46)

    Create the popular shabby chic look by using tea and tea staining fabric.

  13. 13. Coach's Calamity (04:00)

    The crew roll up their sleeves and take this yard from worst to first.

  14. 14. Outdoor Dining, Spanish Style (00:03:07)

    Sisters help Sara finish a Spanish-style dining are for their parents.

  15. 15. 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
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