It's really nice to take photos and see the progress from before and after. All in all a pretty easy project, hope you enjoyed reading about it.
College kids will toss anything out! Found this guy upside down one day while helping a friend fix his bike. Dresser with no draws (not even in sight). Looks perfect for a TV stand. Got the empty liquor bottles and leaves out and loaded into my truck.
Step 1: Staples. Lots of staples.
Remove all the staples holding the backing on. A needle nose pliers works well.