Instructables: exploring - living - furnishing - storage - wood Mon, 20 Apr 2015 18:48:03 PDT BLOX v1.01 HomeMade Modern DIY Concrete Walnut Nightstand
HomeMade Modern DIY Concrete Walnut Nightstand - More DIY How To Projects]]> homemademodern This nightstand consists of an outer concrete shell formed with Legos and a wooden drawer that's faced with a piece of live edge walnut. I'm most proud of this project for its aesthetics. I don't use hardwoods often in my projects because it's expensive, but this piece of live edge walnut came from ...
By: homemademodern

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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 10:17:24 PST
Recycled 2x4's from 1930's bank
Recycled 2x4's from 1930's bank - More DIY How To Projects]]> niall mc I got this lumber for eight dollars, the person I got it from told me it came a bank built in the thirties. The raw material After hitting two nail's with my planer, I finally got the lumber clean and smooth.I took very little off the top layer to keep the patina. Clamping a different edge fo...
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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 16:35:20 PDT
Plywood Utility Shelf
Plywood Utility Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> wholman In my humble apartment, I use a modern, open table for a desk, a dining table, and a workbench. Like many of us living in small spaces, storage is hard to come by and clutter can overwhelm. I wanted to take the scanner, speakers, router, pens, papers, and general nonsense and get it out of my way so...
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Fri, 22 Mar 2013 19:10:25 PDT
Scrap Credenza
Scrap Credenza - More DIY How To Projects]]> wholman Recently, a beautiful pair of cabinets came into my life -- battered, beaten, but with noble bones.  A careless string of miserable individuals had heaped abuse upon them under the sickly fluorescent light of some back office.  Yet they stood, faithfully storing files, holding up lamps and coffee ma...
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Sat, 3 Mar 2012 15:09:44 PST
Coffee table upgrade!
Coffee table upgrade! - More DIY How To Projects]]> lofgren Summary: Extra storage and a top that raises up to meet you - and your needs!What's the job of a coffee table these days?Rest your drinks on?A stable surface for the odd TV dinner?Rest your feet on?How about storage?What about laptops? Ever bent over your coffee table to use your laptop? How about ...
By: lofgren

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Wed, 15 Oct 2008 04:49:31 PDT