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Top 80 Wallcoverings Projects

  1. 16. How to Dress up a Dining Room with Custom Wainscoting

    Frame-and-oak panel wainscoting dresses up a drab dining room.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  2. 17. How To Make Over a Mirror Frame and Wall Panel

    The mirror receives a rejuvenating paint treatment, and panels are marked off and painted to give the walls texture.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  3. 18. How to Add a Gold Leaf Finish to Embossed Wallpaper

    This gold-leaf finish for an embossed wall or ceiling is made affordable with the use of composition-metal gold leaf.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  4. 19. Create a Poplar Planking Wall Covering

    For a beach-house look that's oceans away from drywall, install wood planks on an accent wall.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  5. 20. Pebble Bathroom Tile (00:01:00)

    Step up the style in a bathroom with pebble tile on floors or walls.

  6. 21. Peel-and-Stick Stone Veneer (00:01:32)

    Peel-and-stick stone veneer sheets turn plain backsplashes into rock stars.

  7. 22. How to Hang Embossed Wallpaper

    Embossed wallpaper is hung much like traditional wallpaper, with just a few minor differences. Read on for step-by-step instructions.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  8. 23. How to Apply Wallpaper

    If you approach the task of hanging wallpaper correctly, you can have professional-looking results the first time.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  9. 24. How to Paint Paneling

    Painting paneling can be a labor intensive job, but the results are worth it. It can brighten up a room and give it a whole new look.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  10. 25. How to Create Paneled Walls

    Add panel molding to your walls to create a sophisticated look.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  11. 26. Wainscoting FYI (01:10)

    Learn ways you can add value to your home by installing wainscoting.

  12. 27. Volatile Organic Compounds

    Volatile organic compounds, found in paint, caulk, cleaning supplies, carpet and wood, can be damaging to your health.

  13. 28. How to Install Wood-Panel Wainscoting

    Learn how to install tongue-and-groove wood-panel wainscoting to freshen the style in your home.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  14. 29. How to Repair Torn Wallpaper

    You can use a procedure known as the "torn-patch method" to repair tears in your wallpaper.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  15. 30. How to Remove Wallpaper

    The process of removing wallpaper consists mainly of deactivating the adhesive that holds it to the wall. Gadgets and gels can help, bu...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    --
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate

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