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Top 68 Staining Projects

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

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

  2. 32. 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
  3. 33. Scoring and Staining Concrete (02:55)

    Instructions for scoring lines in a concrete slab.

  4. 34. 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
  5. 35. 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
  6. 36. Grouting Tile (02:42)

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

  7. 37. How to Apply Concrete Stain

    An old drab concrete pad can look fresh and new with an application of concrete stain and sealer.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  8. 38. How To Gold-Leaf a Lampshade

    Add gold-leafed stripes to a metal lampshade for a warm, elegant look.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  9. 39. How to Stain a Concrete Patio (00:01:00)

    Got a patio in need of a facelift? Here are tips on staining concrete.

  10. 40. 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
  11. 41. How to Refinish a Porch Swing

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

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  12. 42. 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...

  13. 43. Stained Concrete (01:00)

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

  14. 44. Building Custom Shelving (04:29)

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

  15. 45. Staining a Garage Floor (01:00)

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

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