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Top 71 Staining Projects

  1. 16. Tips on Staining Wood

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

  2. 17. How to Stain Wood Furniture

    Learn expert advice on basic steps for staining -- a simple and inexpensive way to update wood furniture.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  3. 18. Where There's a Will (04:47)

    This former community blight still needs some TLC on the outside.

  4. 19. How to Apply Wood Stain Techniques

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

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  5. 20. Stripping Paint From Furniture (02:44)

    Removing paint from wooden furniture is easy with these great tips.

  6. 21. How to Treat and Stain Wood Siding

    Learn how to keep wood siding looking like new.

    Time:
    Month
    Cost:
    $10,000 - $15,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  7. 22. Sanding and Preparing Wood Before Staining

    DIY experts offers advice on wood preparation for staining. Wood staining can greatly enhance the natural grain, shades and textures of...

  8. 23. How to Make Homemade Stains

    Learn how to create eco-friendly, no-VOC water-based stains for your next woodworking project. You'll save money with these simple conc...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  9. 24. Decorative Paint Technique: Distressing Instructions

    Distressing is the modern approach to creating a timeless treasure.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  10. 25. Woodworking FAQ: Clear Finishes

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

  11. 26. Water-Based and Oil-Based Color Stains

    Learn more about water-based and oil-based stains for your next DIY wood-stain project.

  12. 27. 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
  13. 28. How to Install a Skim Coat for a Concrete Floor

    Adding a skim coat is important because it will strengthen the floor, and when colored, acts as a primer coat for the second hand-trowe...

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  14. 29. Building Custom Shelving (04:29)

    Greg's wife Carol begins by building & staining the shelving unit.

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

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

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