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Top 32 Stripping Projects

  1. 16. How to Remove Old Paint and Varnish

    Stripping away old paint or varnish doesn't have to be an impossible task. Follow tips from the experts on how to strip away old paint...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  2. 17. Smart Strip Paint Remover (01:01)

    Smart Strip removes 15 layers of paint fast, easily -- and without fumes.

  3. 18. Stripping Paint From Furniture (02:44)

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

  4. 19. Infrared Paint Stripper

    DIY Network makes stripping paint easy with an infrared paint stripper that softens paint for a quick and painless removal.

  5. 20. Salvaging Cabinets (01:56)

    Matt Martin and his mother give advice on how to salvage kitchen cabinets.

  6. 21. Stripping Cabinets (01:18)

    Jenny and Cave Wilson give advice on how to strip cabinets.

  7. 22. Wallpaper Stripping System (03:14)

    If the usual methods don't work, try a wallpaper stripping system.

  8. 23. Winterizing Doors (03:53)

    Add weather stripping to keep cold drafts from blasting your home.

  9. 24. How to Remove Paint with Chemical Strippers

    Learn how to remove paint from wood by using a chemical stripper or varnish remover.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  10. 25. How to Remove Paint from Metal and Wicker

    To strip paint from wicker and metal, you'll need to use different stripping techniques than those used for stripping paint from wood.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  11. 26. How to Remove Paint Using Chemicals

    Chemical strippers can make paint removal easier, but it's essential that you follow proper procedures and take safety precautions.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  12. 27. Paint-Stripper Basics

    Whether it's removing paint from baseboards and trim, or removing the varnish from furniture, chemical strippers can help you do the jo...

  13. 28. Restoring Painted Wood Trim (00:02:11)

    Nicole shows how to restore painted wood trim to its original beauty.

  14. 29. Chemical Furniture Strippers (06:13)

    Learn techniques for stripping finishes with methylene chloride.

  15. 30. How to Remove Paint and Reveal the Natural Wood

    A dresser gets stripped with liquid paint remover to reveal its natural pine color, then stamped with small suns to add character to th...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate

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