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Build Some Wow: <br> 3 Wood Projects by DIY Network’s Jeff Devlin

Build Some Wow:
3 Wood Projects by DIY Network’s Jeff Devlin

Carpenter Jeff Devlin has a passion for working with wood, which all started when he began building bird houses for his local craft fair. From accent walls to custom farmhouse tables, learn how to bring beautiful wood elements into your home without breaking the bank.
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Project Plans for the Ultimate Castle Play Fort

Project Plans for the Ultimate Castle Play Fort

Build a fortress of imagination to keep your kids busy exploring outdoors during the warmer months with these project plans from Emily Henderson's recent backyard project.
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How to Design the Perfect Outdoor Entertainment Space

How to Design the Perfect Outdoor Entertainment Space

Not making the most of your outdoor space? You don’t need a huge yard to create the ultimate entertainment space.
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How to Build a Grill Stand

How to Build a Grill Stand

As the weather warms up, it’s time to get your outdoor space ready for grilling and entertaining. This grill stand is perfect for creating much needed countertop space for summer BBQs.
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How to Build Floating Shelves

How to Build Floating Shelves

Open shelving has many benefits: it’s more affordable that traditional cabinetry, it provides easy and convenient access, and boasts a timeless design.
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How to Build a Potting Bench

How to Build a Potting Bench

Now is a great time to plant flowers to enjoy this summer! A potting bench will help you stay organized and house tools, pots, soil and more.
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Choosing the Right Wood for Any Job

Choosing the Right Wood for Any Job

Choosing the right wood for your next home project is as important as the project itself. Knowing which species and grade to use is critical to achieve DIY success.
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How to Install a V-Groove Pine Ceiling

How to Install a V-Groove Pine Ceiling

Does your porch lack character and pizazz? Consider installing a V-Groove pine ceiling to add the warmth and richness of natural wood. This easy and economical upgrade is a quick way to add some lasting natural curb appeal to your home. The best part is that it can be completed by most homeowners in a weekend.
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Cool Things You Can Do With Reclaimed Wood

Cool Things You Can Do With Reclaimed Wood

With a little DIY know-how and inspiration, it's easy to upcycle reclaimed wood into new custom projects and combine the character of the past with ideas of today.
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How to Build a Tree-Encompassing Deck

How to Build a Tree-Encompassing Deck

A beautiful wood deck is a great way to create more outdoor living space and, with a bit of planning, it can feel like it’s part of the existing landscape, too.
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How to Build a Pergola With Shade

How to Build a Pergola With Shade

A pergola made from softwood lumber, like cedar, is a beautiful project idea that can really add a dramatic focal point to your outdoor space while still keeping it open and airy.
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How to Build a Fence

How to Build a Fence

An attractive wood fence not only creates an elegant border around your home – but done well, it can add value and curb appeal to your property.
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4 Steps to a Safe Deck for Summer

4 Steps to a Safe Deck for Summer

A little deck maintenance goes a long way to ensure your peace of mind and give your deck a longer life. Here are four tips to keep in mind as you prepare to enjoy your backyard oasis.
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How to Install Coffered Ceilings

How to Install Coffered Ceilings

Add a touch of elegance and loads of dimension to your ceiling. By adding a coffered or box beam ceiling made of softwood lumber, you can make an often-overlooked area the focal point of your room.
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How to Install Crown Molding

How to Install Crown Molding

Update a space in your home with this classic yet contemporary look that creates depth and adds character to the design of any room.
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4 DIY tips to refresh your home for the holidays

4 DIY tips to refresh your home for the holidays

With the holidays right around the corner, people across the country are getting ready to host parties, dinners and more. Could your home’s interior use a refresh before the guests arrive, but you haven’t settled on the right idea?
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6 Curb Appeal Boosters That Increase Your Home’s Resale Value

6 Curb Appeal Boosters That Increase Your Home’s Resale Value

Whether you just bought a new home or have lived in yours for years, home improvement seems to come with the territory. It’s understandable—you want your home to feel like it’s your home.
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Wood Maintenance: Simpler Than You Think

Wood Maintenance: Simpler Than You Think

Any material that is exposed to the elements requires some maintenance. The good news is that regular and simple upkeep helps preserve your outdoor wood products for years to come.
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How to Maintain Your Deck for Outdoor Entertaining Year-Round

How to Maintain Your Deck for Outdoor Entertaining Year-Round

Expanding livable space using decks and patios is a top home-improvement trend, but today’s homeowners aren’t satisfied with limiting entertaining outdoors to the warmer months.
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How to Add Pattern & Texture Indoors with Wood

How to Add Pattern & Texture Indoors with Wood

Create an architectural focal point indoors using this wood wall application.
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How to Install Exterior Wood Siding

How to Install Exterior Wood Siding

Add architectural interest to your home’s exterior with a vertical tongue and groove wood plank application.
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How To Add Stairs To Your Ground-level Deck

How To Add Stairs To Your Ground-level Deck


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Outdoor Living in Style: Seven Easy Updates

Outdoor Living in Style: Seven Easy Updates

Seven design tips to enhance your deck or patio, creating a stylish and comfortable outdoor living space you’ll want to share with friends and family.
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How To Spruce Up Your Home For Spring

How To Spruce Up Your Home For Spring

Follow these step-by-step instructions to install crown molding and upgrade the look of your home.
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How to Clean and Refinish Your Deck

How to Clean and Refinish Your Deck

Check out these six easy steps to clean and refinish your wood deck for outdoor entertaining.
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Interior Design Trends Using Wood

Interior Design Trends Using Wood

Leading designers weighed in on this year’s top interior design trends with wood for the "Wood, Naturally” campaign.
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Wood Is Good: <br> The Must-have Material For Your Spring Home Spruce-up

Wood Is Good:
The Must-have Material For Your Spring Home Spruce-up

Thinking of sprucing up your home for spring? You’re not alone; one in three homeowners say they’ll take on at least one home improvement.
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How To Install Wainscoting

How To Install Wainscoting

Elevate your entryway or staircase to new heights with a stained wood wall application.
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How to Build a Deck

How to Build a Deck

Are you looking to increase the curb appeal and add some pizzazz to your home? Follow this guide to see the steps needed to build your own wood deck.
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