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Top 71 Staining Projects

  1. 46. 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.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  2. 47. Where There's a Will (04:47)

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

  3. 48. $19K Whole-House Remodel (00:05:20)

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

  4. 49. 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. 50. How to Stain Concrete

    By properly cleaning and preparing your patio for staining, you'll spruce up your drab surface and admire your artistry for years to co...

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  6. 51. How To Build a Dining Table With Reclaimed Materials

    Learn how to build a chevron dining room table that is simple, affordable, and beautiful.

  7. 52. Disguise Worn-Out Concrete (00:01:00)

    Don't demo that worn-out concrete patio: give it a creative disguise.

  8. 53. Sanding and Finishing Wood (01:48)

    Bruce Bogartz and a friend give advice on staining and sanding wood.

  9. 54. 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
  10. 55. Building Custom Shelving (04:29)

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

  11. 56. Staining Concrete (01:16)

    Jason's solution for a mismatched concrete patio is a water-based stain.

  12. 57. Tea Technique (00:46)

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

  13. 58. 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
  14. 59. 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
  15. 60. 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

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