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postheadericon Repair a tub drain

Repair a tub drain

Determine what kind of drain you have before you tackle a drain repair project. A beginner do-it-yourselfer (DIYer) should be able to repair a tub drain in about three hours with common household tools. Save Item Send to a FriendPrint Types of Bathtub Drains Drains Without Trip Levers Foot Lock: To change the setting of the drain, push it down with your foot. Roller Ball: Push the plug down to hold water, and pull it up to drain.Lift and Turn: Rotate the plug in opposite directions to release or hold…

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Racetrack play mat

This speedy project gives your kids a racetrack play mat to get their engines going during playtime. Tools and Materials Tools Foam brush 2 8-1/2″x14″ sheets of paper Painter’s tape 9″ roller for textured surfaces, such as the Wooster 9″x1-1/4″ high-capacity roller cover, #133160 Materials 8′ of Stratos Grey outdoor carpeting, #97913 Valspar Signature paint in Meadow Twilight, Golden Moon Items may be Special Order in some stores. Product costs, availability, and item numbers may vary online or by market. Paint colors may vary slightly from those shown. Availability varies…

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Family tree keepsake art

Use handprints to create artful trees that show how much you love everyone in your family. Tools and Materials Tools Glue or hot glue Colored pencils Scissors Awl Ribbon, twine, or string Miter saw or table saw Iron (optional) Materials 12-in x 48-in red oak iron-on edge, #40380 28-in x 2.3-in-diameter ash Parsons traditional wood table leg, #839 Colored Sharpie markers, #356069 Valspar satin spray paint in Bright Red Items may be Special Order in some stores. Product costs, availability, and item numbers may vary online or by market. Paint…

postheadericon Painted scallops wall treatment

Painted scallops wall treatment

Paint — plus our free downloadable pattern — can take a plain ceiling and transform it with the look of a giant canopy. Tools & Materials Tools Painting supplies Artist’s brushes Spray adhesive Utility knife Straightedge Materials 19-in x 15-in blank plastic sign, #336120 Valspar Signature eggshell paint, gallons: Classic Lilac (#1002-5C) for the scallops Valspar Signature eggshell paint, gallons: Dreamy Memory (#1004-4B) for the wall color Valspar Signature eggshell paint, quart: Stormy Purple (#1002-5A) to outline the shapes of the scallops Items may be Special Order in some stores….

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Chevron wall pattern

This hot chevron motif is showing up everywhere. See how easy it is to get in on the trend. Tools and Materials Tools Painter’s tape Pencil Tape measure Paintbrushes Paint rollers Crafts knife Materials 1 gallon Valspar First Kiss (#CI 220) 1 quart Valspar Gone Bananas (#CI 233) 1 quart Valspar Strawberry Fields (#CI 219) 1 quart Valspar Kiwi Splash (#CI 237) 1 quart Valspar Hang Ten (#CI 251) Cabinet and door foam roller (#165861) Items may be Special Order in some stores. Product costs, availability, and item numbers may…

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Children’s play table

Brighten up a child’s room with this colorful playset. Kids can play on the tabletop – and you hide the art supplies and store the benches when they’re done! Tools and Materials Tools Table saw Jigsaw Router Miter saw Beam compass 1/8″ roundover bit Drill with driver bits and #8 countersinks 5/32″ and 1-1/2″ drill bits Random-orbit sander with abrasive discs Carpenter’s square Bar clamps Paintbrush and rags Paste wood filler Materials See Cutting Diagram for lumber list Titebond wood glue, #86091 Valspar primer, #164759 Wood options: Parts F-K choose…

postheadericon Heart garland

Heart garland

Create a beautiful string of three-dimensional veneer hearts and decorate your home with love! Tools and Materials Tools Scissors Hole punch Materials Band-It 24″-48″ red oak iron-on wood veneer facing (#46871) Items may be Special Order in some stores. Product costs, availability, and item numbers may vary online or by market. Paint colors may vary slightly from those shown. Availability varies by market for lumber species and sizes. Missing anything? Shop Online Project Resources Heart Template Instructions Step 1 Cut out as many heart shapes as you’d like from the…

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Outdoor chalkboard

Give kids a place to create and share their outdoor artwork on this weatherproof chalkboard. Tools and Materials Tools Miter saw Utility knife Caulk gun Straightedge Drill and bit set Star-drive bit, #190045 120-grit sandpaper Materials 2 3’x5′ HardieBacker ceramic tile backer boards, #60358 6 1″x3″x8′ #2 boards, #935 4 5/16″x3″ coarse-thread lag screws, #155907 4 5/16″ galvanized washers #8 x 1-1/2″ exterior flathead screws Liquid Nails exterior construction adhesive, #220849 Valspar exterior latex primer, 1 quart, #165218 Valspar Duramax, Summer Splash (5002-9C) Valspar interior/exterior flat latex, black Items may…

postheadericon Bathtub caddy

Bathtub caddy

Gather your bathing supplies and keep them handy on this caddy you can customize to suit the size of your tub. Tools & Materials Tools Miter saw or table saw Jigsaw with a fine-tooth blade Drill with 1/16-in bit Compass Clamps Wood glue Wood putty Materials 1/2 x 2 x 48 poplar board, #1327 4 – 1/2 x 3 x 48 poplar boards, #1332 1/4 x 36 square poplar dowel, #27546 #17 x 1-in brads Valspar signature paint, Brushed Almond (#3004-4A) Items may be Special Order in some stores. Product…

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Mirror frame

Give a dated bathroom mirror a fresh new look by wrapping it in a crisp, white frame. Or, customize the frame style and finish to match the rest of the bath. Tools and Materials Tools Miter saw Caulk gun Tape measure Square Level Wood putty or spackle Materials 3-1/4-in x 8-ft white casing, #95923 Liquid Nails interior/exterior adhesive, #44906 Mirror mastic (optional, if installing a new mirror), #197438 Valspar Signature paint, Sunday Times (#ar915) Items may be Special Order in some stores. Product costs, availability, and item numbers may vary…