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Top 100 Under Half Day Projects

  1. 46. How to Create a Fabric Headboard

    A drill, needle and thread are the only tools required to turn plywood into a fabric headboard.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  2. 47. How to Stain Wood Furniture

    Learn expert advice on basic steps for staining -- a simple and inexpensive way to update wood furniture.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  3. 48. How to Weather Strip Your Home

    Weather stripping and caulking your home will not only keep the elements out, but it will help reduce your energy costs. Here's the bes...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  4. 49. How to Install a Wet Bar Sink

    Use these step-by-step instructions to easily install a wet bar sink.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  5. 50. How to Build a Simple Wood Bar

    The DIY remodeling experts show how to construct a sturdy wooden bar that will put the finishing touches on any man cave.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  6. 51. How to Patch an Area of Carpeting

    The four professional tools used to patch carpeting -- a carpet iron, carpet tractor, knee kicker and trimmer -- can be rented for arou...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  7. 52. How to Add Custom Window Mullions

    Add instant interest and traditional appeal to a plain window with custom mullions.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  8. 53. How to Upgrade Lighting in a Bathroom

    Give a bathroom improved and upgraded lighting with these step-by-step instructions.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  9. 54. How To Cut Mortise-and-Tenon Joints

    Follow these tips for cutting mortise-and-tenon joints using a router.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  10. 55. How to Make a Miter Saw Workstation

    Use these instructions to make a miter saw workstation that can be used on a jobsite or in a shop. Built-in infeed and outfeed tables e...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  11. 56. How to Create a Floating Herb Garden

    With just a few supplies you can turn an ordinary baby pool into a floating herb garden.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  12. 57. How to Paint a Striped Coffee Table

    Add bands of color to a coffee table by striping it with lime green, spruce green, sky blue and periwinkle.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  13. 58. How to Install a Water Softener System

    Installing a water softener system is a simple way to cure a home's hard-water problems. Use these step-by-step instructions to complet...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  14. 59. How to Remove a Kitchen Countertop

    Host Paul Ryan and helpers pry the trim off a counter and remove an old, damaged windowsill so the counter can be cut out.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  15. 60. How to Create Photo Artwork

    It's easy to turn ordinary snapshots into extraordinary masterpieces. And you can get that "photo lab" look right from your home printe...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Easy

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