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Top 100 Two Hour Projects

  1. 16. Add an Electrical Switch

    Install a second switch in an existing switch box.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  2. 17. Installing a GFCI Outlet

    To reduce the risk of electrical shock in the wet areas of your home, install a GFCI outlet. Use these step-by-step instructions to eas...

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  3. 18. How to Build a Message Center

    Making a message center out of spare or leftover building materials is an easy and low-cost way to add a custom touch to any living spa...

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  4. 19. How to Install a UV Purifier

    Adding a UV purifier to an air handler is a great way to decrease the dust in a home. Learn how to install a purifier with these step-b...

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  5. 20. How to Easily Install a Toilet

    Use these three steps to install a toilet.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  6. 21. How to Install a Bathroom Faucet

    Slip a stylish faucet into a marble countertop with these step-by-step instructions.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  7. 22. Halloween Pumpkin Carving: Frankenstein Jack O' Lantern

    Decorate for Halloween by learning how to carve a pumpkin that looks like Frankenstein.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  8. 23. How to Install an Icemaker Filter

    One source of drinking water in a home is the refrigerator water dispenser and icemaker. A refrigerator/icemaker filter is easy to inst...

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  9. 24. How to Paint a Bathroom Countertop

    Want an easy, inexpensive color change for your bathroom? Paint that old, laminated countertop for a simple makeover with a big impact...

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  10. 25. How to Make a Router Bit Storage Unit

    This four-sided unit will help keep router bits in order. It stores bits vertically, and a profile piece explains what each bit will do...

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  11. 26. How to Cut a Ceiling Opening for a Skylight

    Step-by-step instructions for cutting an opening in the ceiling to install a skylight.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  12. 27. How to Repair a Water-Damaged Wall

    Complete instructions for replacing a badly rotted window, including repairing cracks, replacing drywall and sealing the window.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  13. 28. 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
  14. 29. How to Use a Trencher

    When it comes to digging, a trencher can dig a trench that's 4" wide and up to 36" deep. Use these step-by-step instructions to easily ...

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  15. 30. How to Make a Slip Joint

    A slip joint is a variation of the mortise and tenon that can be cut entirely on the table saw. Host David Thiel demonstrates an easy t...

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Moderate

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