Instructables: exploring - outside - wood http://www.instructables.com Thu, 30 Jun 2016 12:34:43 PDT BLOX v1.01 Pallet + Vintage post = How to make a bee house http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Vintage-Post-How-to-Make-a-Bee-House/
Pallet + Vintage post = How to make a bee house - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/7OU1/IPZMNRPX/FGA7OU1IPZMNRPX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/7OU1/IPZMNRPX/FGA7OU1IPZMNRPX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/7OU1/IPZMNRPX/FGA7OU1IPZMNRPX.SMALL.jpg MyFixitUpLife One of the last things I thought I’d want to make is something to attract bees, but as it turns out, building a bee house was fun and it’s an environmentally friendly and cool new part to our landscape Materials I used a pallet for the base, which I wanted to make a container garden with, full of...
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 06:13:59 PDT
Easy Fire Starter Fan/blower http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Fire-Starter-Fanblower/
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 13:19:20 PDT
Survival Wooden Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Wooden-Knife/
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:57:09 PDT
Wine Cork Pirate Ships http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Cork-Pirate-Ships/
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 08:37:46 PDT
Comfortable Outdoor Couch http://www.instructables.com/id/Comfortable-Outdoor-Couch/
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 16:49:36 PDT
How to Build a Bespoke Summerhouse From Reclaimed Wood and Save Hundreds! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Bespoke-Summerhouse-From-Reclaimed-/
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 11:47:36 PDT
BirdAppleStation http://www.instructables.com/id/BirdAppleStation/
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 03:48:09 PDT
Falling Duck Target http://www.instructables.com/id/Falling-Duck-Target/
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 06:45:09 PDT
A Pallet Fence with flower boxes and bee hotels http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Pallet-Fence-WithFlower-Boxes-and-Bee-Hotels/
A Pallet Fence with flower boxes and bee hotels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2W/2VQF/IPIIXKOP/F2W2VQFIPIIXKOP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2W/2VQF/IPIIXKOP/F2W2VQFIPIIXKOP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2W/2VQF/IPIIXKOP/F2W2VQFIPIIXKOP.SMALL.jpg hboom I had an old fench and needed a new look....I used only Pallets and old beams to give it his new look.Hope it gives you insperation and make something new with recleamed wood Get ready.... You need the board from the pallets...As many you can get and need for you fence and planty of screws.Cut th...
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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 10:16:09 PDT
6 Wheel Garden Wagon http://www.instructables.com/id/6-Wheel-Garden-Wagon/
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 18:21:01 PDT
Pallet Pool Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Pool-Station/
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 13:29:50 PDT
Chicken Coup http://www.instructables.com/id/Chicken-Coup/
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 11:36:37 PDT
Project Snooze: HOW TO BUILD AN EASY BED SWING USING RECLAIMED WOOD. http://www.instructables.com/id/Project-Snooze-HOW-TO-BUILD-AN-EASY-BED-SWING-USIN/
Project Snooze: HOW TO BUILD AN EASY BED SWING USING RECLAIMED WOOD. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/PNZF/IPCUG0ZV/FMFPNZFIPCUG0ZV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/PNZF/IPCUG0ZV/FMFPNZFIPCUG0ZV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/PNZF/IPCUG0ZV/FMFPNZFIPCUG0ZV.SMALL.jpg PitStoP This is my first Bed Swing build and I learned a lot from it and so can you.Make a difference in this world when choosing the way to do things when it comes to building. We can chose to just buy all new materials for our projects or have the choice to use materials that still have a chance to become...
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Sun, 12 Jun 2016 19:57:15 PDT
Sandbox With Lid and Benches http://www.instructables.com/id/Sandbox-With-Lid-and-Benches/
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Sun, 12 Jun 2016 08:56:41 PDT
BAT NEST http://www.instructables.com/id/BAT-NEST/
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Sun, 12 Jun 2016 07:47:28 PDT
How to Make a Longboard With Pallets With Simple Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Longboard-With-Pallets-With-Simple-T/
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Sat, 11 Jun 2016 13:55:16 PDT
Light Up Stump http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Stump/
Light Up Stump - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/91LZ/IP2UG1EA/F8V91LZIP2UG1EA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/91LZ/IP2UG1EA/F8V91LZIP2UG1EA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/91LZ/IP2UG1EA/F8V91LZIP2UG1EA.SMALL.jpg mackderin This light up stump can be used in very different ways. You can use it as a coffee table, even a seat for around the camp fire, you can easily create several of these to light up your walkway, or a light for when you walk your dog in the darkest of nights. Getting your stump Choose your stump. Y...
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Mon, 6 Jun 2016 09:48:01 PDT
Batman Logo Bat Box House http://www.instructables.com/id/Batman-Logo-Bat-Box-House/
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Fri, 3 Jun 2016 20:32:20 PDT
Bee Hive Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Bee-Hive-Door/
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Fri, 3 Jun 2016 17:41:36 PDT
Simple Bird Feeding House http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Bird-Feeding-House/
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Thu, 2 Jun 2016 05:04:49 PDT
Pallet bird house http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Bird-House-1/
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Mon, 30 May 2016 06:08:53 PDT
Grass Clipping Cart From Reclaimed Materials. http://www.instructables.com/id/Grass-Clipping-Cart-From-Reclaimed-Materials/
Grass Clipping Cart From Reclaimed Materials. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/YO40/ION6MRG8/FARYO40ION6MRG8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/YO40/ION6MRG8/FARYO40ION6MRG8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/YO40/ION6MRG8/FARYO40ION6MRG8.SMALL.jpg tjdux This is a cart I made to collect grass clippings and pulled weeds from the two yards I maintain. This cart is designed to pull behind a riding lawn mower or fourwheeler or possibly a pick up (note this trailer is not road legal. Most cops don't worry too much about a fourwheeler or riding mower but ...
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Fri, 27 May 2016 18:25:33 PDT
Repurpose a Log Into a Geocache Container and How to Hide One http://www.instructables.com/id/Repurpose-a-Log-Into-a-Geocache-Container-and-How-/
Repurpose a Log Into a Geocache Container and How to Hide One - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/807H/IOKNA5QR/FT6807HIOKNA5QR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/807H/IOKNA5QR/FT6807HIOKNA5QR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/807H/IOKNA5QR/FT6807HIOKNA5QR.SMALL.jpg Tracy4dj8 Cut the top off with a saw at the desired length. Drill The Hole Drill a hole in the bottom piece big enough to fit the container you will use in it. I used large drill bits and put several holes in a circle pattern. Drill A Hole In The Top Piece Drill a hole in the top piece big enough to fi...
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Tue, 24 May 2016 09:31:57 PDT
Free homemade water wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Homemade-Water-Wheel-1/
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Tue, 17 May 2016 21:04:02 PDT
The Right Way to Chop Wood Using an Axe http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Right-Way-to-Chop-Wood-Using-an-Axe/
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Thu, 12 May 2016 03:49:49 PDT
Adirondack Ski Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Adirondack-Ski-Chair/
Adirondack Ski Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/X96C/INW18TOL/FHGX96CINW18TOL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/X96C/INW18TOL/FHGX96CINW18TOL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/X96C/INW18TOL/FHGX96CINW18TOL.SMALL.jpg mara0192 I’ve been a snowboarder for years and have always loved spending days or weekends at the mountains. I’m also an engineer and have a head for design and building things which has always been a hobby and passion of mine. While riding the lift on a ski trip this past winter I spotted a couple Adirond...
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Fri, 6 May 2016 12:40:26 PDT
How to build a wood paddle board http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Wood-Paddle-Board/
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Sun, 1 May 2016 21:33:51 PDT
Free Homemade Water Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Homemade-Water-Wheel/
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 19:46:26 PDT
Model rocket launch pad http://www.instructables.com/id/Model-Rocket-Launch-Pad/
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:00:32 PDT
Wood Bicycle Fender http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Bicycle-Fender/
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 11:04:11 PDT
Paracord and Duct Tape Keeper http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-and-Duct-Tape-Keeper/
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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 06:00:42 PDT
Wooden Bottle Cage http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Bottle-Cage/
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Thu, 14 Apr 2016 12:46:55 PDT
Simple Garden Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Garden-Box/
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Tue, 5 Apr 2016 16:54:47 PDT
Organic Garden in Your Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Organic-Garden-in-Your-Garden/
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 14:51:43 PDT
Climbing Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Climbing-Wall/
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Tue, 8 Mar 2016 09:00:50 PST
Luxurious Outdoor Shower - Part 2 [Framing & Siding] http://www.instructables.com/id/Luxurious-Outdoor-Shower-Part-2-Framing-Siding/
Luxurious Outdoor Shower - Part 2 [Framing & Siding] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/TV7K/ILJWN3KL/F3JTV7KILJWN3KL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/TV7K/ILJWN3KL/F3JTV7KILJWN3KL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/TV7K/ILJWN3KL/F3JTV7KILJWN3KL.SMALL.jpg Elias Stratakos This is the 2nd part of the Luxurious Outdoor Shower and in this video I'm demonstrating: How to make the "Framing" & the "Siding", [the wooden framework with the posts, the beams & the wall]. The length of each post is 200cm & the length of each timber for the wall is 180cm.Subscribe, to hel...
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Fri, 4 Mar 2016 14:53:31 PST
7ft Wooden Sailboat http://www.instructables.com/id/7ft-Wooden-Sailboat/
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 14:51:17 PST
Night Long Lasting Outdoor Fire http://www.instructables.com/id/Night-Long-Lasting-Outdoor-Fire/
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Tue, 23 Feb 2016 13:51:22 PST
DIY Repurposed Outdoor Yard Decor http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Repurposed-Outdoor-Yard-Decor/
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By: alanhatch

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Sun, 21 Feb 2016 16:57:55 PST
Double Floor Cat House http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-Floor-Cat-House/
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By: BalázsS5

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Sun, 21 Feb 2016 16:00:30 PST
4rest Sk8 http://www.instructables.com/id/4rest-Sk8/
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Sat, 20 Feb 2016 07:06:55 PST
Wooden slingshot http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Slingshot-2/
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Fri, 19 Feb 2016 09:40:55 PST
Fishing Lure - Lipless Crank Bait http://www.instructables.com/id/Fishing-Lure-Lipless-Crank-Bait/
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 07:52:35 PST
How to Make a Garden Wishing Well Planter Out of a Pallet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Garden-Wishing-Well-Planter-Out-of-a/
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 08:18:18 PST
quick cane for when you are in need http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Cane-for-When-You-Are-in-Need/
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 14:27:44 PST
The Secret of Fire http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Secret-of-Fire/
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 08:46:01 PST
How to Make a Tepee Campfire http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Tepee-Campfire/
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Mon, 4 Jan 2016 13:28:22 PST
Wood Mudguard http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Mudguard/
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Mon, 21 Dec 2015 01:46:14 PST
Make a Skateboard from a 2x4- an Extremely Fun (and Slightly Sketchy) Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Skateboard-From-a-2x4-the-FunnestSketchiest/
Make a Skateboard from a 2x4- an Extremely Fun (and Slightly Sketchy) Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/U0HQ/IIAOKJ61/FNAU0HQIIAOKJ61.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/U0HQ/IIAOKJ61/FNAU0HQIIAOKJ61.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/U0HQ/IIAOKJ61/FNAU0HQIIAOKJ61.SMALL.jpg M3G Hey everyone! I'm sorry I haven't posted anything for a while. I just finished up my first term at university; it was pretty hectic! I've had this idea kicking around in the back of my mind for a while and I finally decided to make it. This board is really, really fun to ride; however, it's not the ...
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Fri, 18 Dec 2015 08:03:18 PST
On The Pontoon http://www.instructables.com/id/On-The-Pontoon/
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By: normal52

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Mon, 7 Dec 2015 13:37:08 PST