DIY lanterns: tuna can + glass globe + dowel or old broom handle + copper fitting + black spray paint 1 of 28 Outdoor Lighting DIYs To Brighten Up Your Summer For bigger projects use the chimney end caps at homedepot
To get rid of paint fumes add a tablespoon of vanilla extract to a gallon of paint, mix well. It does not effect paint color! And makes the whole room smell like vanilla when you're done! (Will be trying this next painting project!