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Top 100 Two Day Projects

  1. 16. How to Paint Plum Walls for a Playroom

    A playroom comes to life by applying earth-toned paint to the cold white walls.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  2. 17. How to Apply a Smoke Technique to a Wall

    Transform a home office by painting the walls and applying a smoky technique.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  3. 18. How to Paint a Trompe L'oeil Wall Mural

    Learn how to create a three dimensional image on the wall using a painting technique known as trompe l'oeil, which is French for 'fool ...

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  4. 19. Striping Paint Technique

    Stripes are a great decorative technique for your walls. It's a fun look that will really make a room -- and your home -- unique.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  5. 20. How To Paint Unfinished Wood Furniture

    Learn how to prepare and paint unfinished wood.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  6. 21. How to Make a Rustic-Style Headboard

    Learn how to build this basic tongue-and-groove wooden headboard. We gave it a weathered, barn-wood look, but you can paint or stain it...

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  7. 22. Installing a Whirlpool Tub

    DIY experts show how to install a whirlpool tub including making the plumbing connections and woodworking. Check the plumbing and weigh...

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $1,000 - $2,500
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  8. 23. How To Create Faux Leather Using Kraft Paper

    Layers of ordinary brown kraft paper, covered by a polyurethane glaze, give a warm, rich texture reminiscent of leather.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  9. 24. How to Build a Block Retaining Wall

    Self-stacking concrete blocks make building a sturdy retaining wall a much simpler DIY project.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  10. 25. How To Dress Up a Dresser

    An old bare wood dresser becomes an elegant buffet with the help of a paint layering technique.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  11. 26. Install a Tile Backsplash

    Install new ceramic, porcelain, glass or stone tiles above a countertop to brighten a kitchen or bath.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  12. 27. How to Paint a Shimmering Stone-Like Vanity

    A rich mixture of warm green paint and paste, tinted in shimmering stone colors, transforms a desk into a sparkling vanity.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  13. 28. Install a Gas Fireplace Insert

    DIY Network expert Paul Ryan shows how to upgrade your drafty old wood-burning fireplace with an energy-efficient gas fireplace insert...

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  14. 29. How to Reface and Refinish Kitchen Cabinets

    DIY expert Paul Ryan shows how to do a kitchen makeover on a budget by refacing old kitchen cabinets with new wood veneer. Do it yourse...

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  15. 30. How to Install an In-Floor Heating System

    Host Paul Ryan demonstrates how to install an in-floor heating system and connect the system's heat strips using a crimping tool.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $2,500 - $5,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard

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