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Top 100 Under Half Day Projects

  1. 31. How To Cut Tongue-and-Groove Joints

    Tongue-and-groove joints are commonly made on a table saw. But with the right bits, the joints can be made just as easily on a router t...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  2. 32. How to: Basic Wall Demolition

    With many remodels, removing a wall can add a lot of space to your home. Learn how to demolish a basic wall with these easy step-by-ste...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  3. 33. How to Make a Hollow Plywood Mantel

    Use these step-by-step instructions and see how careful miter cuts make this hollow mantel look like one thick piece of wood.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  4. 34. How to Install an Outdoor Drinking Fountain

    An outdoor drinking fountain is handy and is a unique feature for any backyard. Use these step-by-step instructions from Ed Del Grande ...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  5. 35. How to Hang Wallpaper

    Wallpaper is expensive enough without having to hire someone to hang it. Here's how to easily -- and inexpensively -- do it yourself.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  6. 36. Painting Horizontal Stripes

    A single wall painted with horizontal stripes can completely change the look of a room.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  7. 37. How to Build a Compost Bin

    Composting is not only good for the planet, it’s good for the plants. It's good for the wallet, too. Here's how to build your own...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  8. 38. How to Add Track Lighting

    Track lighting can add utility to a home short on space. This family's cluttered laundry room is a perfect place to add track lighting...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  9. 39. How To Paint a Planter

    Learn how to spray paint a planter in a copper hue followed with heavy blue spray paint on the tops so the drips will create a glazed e...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  10. 40. How To Build a Raised Bed

    A raised bed can eliminate soil problems and make gardening much easier. Not only is the soil fluffy and easy to work, but weeds are ea...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  11. 41. How to Install a Replacement Window

    Replacements for older style wood double-hung windows add performance and efficiency without removing the entire window frame.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  12. 42. How to Fix an Attic Fire Hazard

    A flue requires at least one inch of surrounding clearance. Learn how to easily identify and fix this fire hazard in your attic.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  13. 43. How to Make Styrofoam Tombstones For Halloween

    Instead of getting store-bought decorations, you can say what you want with custom-made Halloween lawn ornaments.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  14. 44. How To Maintain a Router

    Routine maintenance is key in keeping a router in peak condition. Follow these steps to keep a router working properly.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  15. 45. How To Build an Ironing Center

    A recessed ironing cabinet can help maximize a laundry room's efficiency.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate

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