Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 4 Sep 2015 20:44:27 PDT BLOX v1.01 HomeMade Modern DIY Outdoor Sofa http://www.instructables.com/id/HomeMade-Modern-DIY-Outdoor-Sofa/
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Wed, 2 Sep 2015 08:24:22 PDT
Laminated Wooden Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Laminated-Wooden-Table/
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 23:51:11 PDT
Dovetailed Wall Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Dovetailed-Wall-Shelf/
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 11:34:36 PDT
Yukon bar cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Yukon-bar-cabinet/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:46:02 PDT
HomeMade Modern DIY Conference Table http://www.instructables.com/id/HomeMade-Modern-DIY-Conference-Table/
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 08:49:46 PDT
A Modular Desk From Steel and Cypress Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Modular-Desk-From-Steel-and-Cypress-Wood/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 18:57:46 PDT
Sliced Deadpool LACK Table 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Sliced-Deadpool-LACK-Table-20/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 22:22:47 PDT
Concept for a Sculptural Aquarium Installation // LOOKDOWN http://www.instructables.com/id/LOOKDOWN-concept-for-a-sculptural-aquarium-install/
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 09:56:49 PDT
Cable drum coffee table http://www.instructables.com/id/Cable-drum-coffee-table/
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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 02:51:03 PDT
Second Life to Artists Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Second-Life-to-Artists-Stool/
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 12:32:43 PDT
15 Dream-Worthy Beds http://www.instructables.com/id/15-Dream-Worthy-Beds/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/6CB0/IDLI26E5/FUS6CB0IDLI26E5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/6CB0/IDLI26E5/FUS6CB0IDLI26E5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/6CB0/IDLI26E5/FUS6CB0IDLI26E5.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx You spend about 1/3 of your life in bed. It's where you do some of your most important work: dreaming!If you're going to devote time and energy toward making something cool for yourself, a homemade bed is a solid choice.Here are 15 of my favorite bed projects on Instructables. From floating illusion...
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 11:26:54 PDT
Easy and Strong 2x4 & 2x6 Bunk Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-and-Strong-2x4-2x6-Bunk-Bed/
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 08:52:21 PDT
Guitar stand from pool noodles and discarded wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-stand-from-pool-noodles-and-discarded-wood/
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Thu, 20 Aug 2015 20:08:14 PDT
CNC Chess stools http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Chess-stools/
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 15:37:46 PDT
HomeMade Modern DIY Box Sofa http://www.instructables.com/id/HomeMade-Modern-DIY-Box-Sofa/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 08:15:32 PDT
IKEA chair ergonomic hack, 3D printed http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-chair-ergonomic-hack-3D-printed/
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Sun, 16 Aug 2015 20:06:21 PDT
Building onto furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-onto-furniture/
Building onto furniture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/BX8W/IDCXCY13/F2FBX8WIDCXCY13.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/BX8W/IDCXCY13/F2FBX8WIDCXCY13.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/BX8W/IDCXCY13/F2FBX8WIDCXCY13.SMALL.jpg r_anderson_c In this instructable, I will attempt to explain how I added a small bookshelf to an entertainment center. The shelf's dimensions were constrained by the entertainment center's location in the room, the dimensions of the "salvaged" wood I used, and an awkwardly large Historical Atlas of the United S...
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 04:00:54 PDT
How to furnish your apartment with CNC tools: Part 1 - Stackable Aalto Stools http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-furnish-your-apartment-with-CNC-tools-Part-/
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 12:58:04 PDT
Lounge Suite http://www.instructables.com/id/Lounge-Suite/
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 23:08:27 PDT
FURNITURE / TABLE MADE FROM PALLETS http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-made-from-recycled-pallet/
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Sat, 8 Aug 2015 10:01:24 PDT
Top 30 IKEA Hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/Top-30-IKEA-Hacks/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/SWCA/ICX7SUY7/FJQSWCAICX7SUY7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/SWCA/ICX7SUY7/FJQSWCAICX7SUY7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/SWCA/ICX7SUY7/FJQSWCAICX7SUY7.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx At the heart of IKEA hacking is the desire to customize. There's just something about those clean, minimal Scandinavian designs that inspire folks to roll up their sleeves and improve, re-imagine, and add functionality.Instructables has tons of cool and creative IKEA hacks. Here are the top 30 IKEA ...
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Wed, 5 Aug 2015 11:22:29 PDT
Side Table Umbrella Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Side-Table-Umbrella-Stand/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 09:29:16 PDT
Workshop Island From Kitchen Unit http://www.instructables.com/id/Workshop-Island-From-Kitchen-Unit/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 03:24:20 PDT
Industrial Pipe Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Industrial-Pipe-Shelf/
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 07:03:21 PDT
Light up Tardis bedside table with built in lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-up-Tardis-bedside-table-with-built-in-lamp/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 09:44:27 PDT
The Hammock Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Hammock-Desk/
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 18:24:58 PDT
Reclaimed Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Bench/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 21:26:27 PDT
Simple, sturdy benches http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-sturdy-benches/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 12:19:40 PDT
Reclaimed Wood L-Shaped Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-L-Shaped-Desk/
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 20:15:34 PDT
Reclaimed Driftwood Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Driftwood-Bench/
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 07:22:09 PDT
Reupholstering a Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Reupholstering-a-Chair/
Reupholstering a Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/2ITY/IC5C56S7/F6K2ITYIC5C56S7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/2ITY/IC5C56S7/F6K2ITYIC5C56S7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/2ITY/IC5C56S7/F6K2ITYIC5C56S7.SMALL.jpg rebekahwoo This Instructable will lead you through the steps of reupholstering a chair! hope you enjoy :) Find a Run Down, Old Chair First things first, you have to find a chair that needs to be reupholstered. REALLY bad chairs are going to be the best because first, they will be cheaper, and second, it wil...
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 10:28:14 PDT
Banco de madera http://www.instructables.com/id/Banco-de-madera/
Banco de madera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/ZURM/IAPAOYIA/FVWZURMIAPAOYIA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/ZURM/IAPAOYIA/FVWZURMIAPAOYIA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/ZURM/IAPAOYIA/FVWZURMIAPAOYIA.SMALL.jpg gmendez3 A veces nos hace falta un asiento en nuestra casa o trabajo y podemos realizarlo de una manera muy práctica. Necesitaremos lo siguiente.Materiales: Aglomerado, triplay o algún tipo de madera.Cinta adhesiva Tachuelas Pijas Papel CraftHerramientas: Plumón Sierra Taladro Tijeras Broca Atornil...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 16:02:39 PDT
Awesome Pallet Wood TV Console - $35 http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-Pallet-Wood-TV-Console-35/
Awesome Pallet Wood TV Console - $35 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/594K/IC37I07G/FLJ594KIC37I07G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/594K/IC37I07G/FLJ594KIC37I07G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/594K/IC37I07G/FLJ594KIC37I07G.SMALL.jpg justinhyp I've been on the look out for a TV console that was a little off beat. Something modern, low, and long for my livingroom area. I saw a few pieces at high end furniture stores that were bomb-diggity, but when I checked the price I cried. So I set on a mission to make something myself, or get tetanus ...
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 19:57:52 PDT
His unused speaker into my mini liquor cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/His-unused-speaker-into-my-mini-liquor-cabinet/
His unused speaker into my mini liquor cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/C1FD/IC4MR3CW/F2GC1FDIC4MR3CW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/C1FD/IC4MR3CW/F2GC1FDIC4MR3CW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/C1FD/IC4MR3CW/F2GC1FDIC4MR3CW.SMALL.jpg Hippiesarah Got a broken or unused speaker? Turn it into a cute liquor cabinet.. or any kind of cabinet you like. Supplies needed: Unused speaker some wood to use as shelves (amount needed varies based on the size of speaker you use), paint, screws, hinges, corner brackets I bought a LED light ...
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 05:34:58 PDT
Minimalist Hammock-Style Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimalist-Hammock-Style-Bed/
Minimalist Hammock-Style Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/B15V/IC2A50MZ/FPBB15VIC2A50MZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/B15V/IC2A50MZ/FPBB15VIC2A50MZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/B15V/IC2A50MZ/FPBB15VIC2A50MZ.SMALL.jpg jrharari I graduated from college with twin XL sheets, an engineering degree, and a car too small to fit a mattress. After a week of sleeping on the floor (and a bit of back pain) I decided I needed an upgrade. My goal was to make the bed comfortable without a mattress, minimalist in the amount of material ...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 18:24:26 PDT
Gas Pipe/PVC Rustic Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/Gas-PipePVC-Rustic-Furniture/
Gas Pipe/PVC Rustic Furniture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/ENLO/ICID0D7T/F89ENLOICID0D7T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/ENLO/ICID0D7T/F89ENLOICID0D7T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/ENLO/ICID0D7T/F89ENLOICID0D7T.SMALL.jpg MissionSRX Did you know that most home improvement and hardware stores also stock furniture? It's true!Some assembly is required however...In order to outfit my dining and living rooms, I decided to build some of my own pieces to bridge the gap between rustic and early-industrial. I decided to go with solid wo...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 17:14:13 PDT
Upcycled Tyre Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Tyre-Chair/
Upcycled Tyre Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/HB6T/IC2A87ZF/FDIHB6TIC2A87ZF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/HB6T/IC2A87ZF/FDIHB6TIC2A87ZF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/HB6T/IC2A87ZF/FDIHB6TIC2A87ZF.SMALL.jpg DancingPope Turn a couple of old tyre's in to an industrial style chair for both indoor and outdoor seating. The Orange base and feet are optional. Don't forget to stack your other junker tyre's up underneath the string chair to make a seating height customized to you. Everything I used in this project was upcy...
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 03:10:42 PDT
Square seat (Puff) - Puff cuadrado http://www.instructables.com/id/Square-seat-Puff-Puff-cuadrado/
Square seat (Puff) - Puff cuadrado - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/JHJC/IC0CHY1L/FB2JHJCIC0CHY1L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/JHJC/IC0CHY1L/FB2JHJCIC0CHY1L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/JHJC/IC0CHY1L/FB2JHJCIC0CHY1L.SMALL.jpg kraeheTishka Hola!!Hoy les traje como hacer unos asientos de materiales reciclados.Resulta que hace unas semanas me llevaron a mi trabajo unos botes de suavizante de tela de 20 litros, para que hiciera algo útil con ellos.Unos días después encontré retasas de tela de colores, así que eche a andar la maquina indu...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 13:51:20 PDT
Make your own tub chairs and add slipcover http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-tub-chairs-and-add-slipcover/
Make your own tub chairs and add slipcover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/IHHW/IC0AVBSI/FGLIHHWIC0AVBSI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/IHHW/IC0AVBSI/FGLIHHWIC0AVBSI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/IHHW/IC0AVBSI/FGLIHHWIC0AVBSI.SMALL.jpg dezine One of my favourite and most comfortable chairs is a tub chair and you can make your own for a fraction of the cost. I don't care if they are trendy are not... they are comfortable and if you can upholster or make a slipcover in your choice of fabric.The tub chair shown above is fitted with a slipco...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 12:09:40 PDT
Coffee table from reclaimed bowling alley lane - for a non-woodworker living in tiny apartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-table-from-reclaimed-bowling-alley-lane-for/
Coffee table from reclaimed bowling alley lane - for a non-woodworker living in tiny apartment - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/B1O1/IBYX0CF0/FFWB1O1IBYX0CF0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/B1O1/IBYX0CF0/FFWB1O1IBYX0CF0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/B1O1/IBYX0CF0/FFWB1O1IBYX0CF0.SMALL.jpg shubhabala Never made anything out of wood before? Don't have wood-working tools? Or even, frankly, a garage or driveway to do woodworking on? Me neither! But I still ended up making this table, and here's how.I first decided to make a coffee table because it seemed easy - a piece of wood, four legs - and t...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 13:57:05 PDT
Chalk Board Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Chalk-Board-Table/
Chalk Board Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/S3EP/IBXM4D9N/FWUS3EPIBXM4D9N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/S3EP/IBXM4D9N/FWUS3EPIBXM4D9N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/S3EP/IBXM4D9N/FWUS3EPIBXM4D9N.SMALL.jpg TrueRenovation Materials List:Any table that you want to renovate. (I used an old table that was damaged in a storm.)Paint. Any color will do. I recommend exterior latex paint.Chalkboard Paint. Color of your choice. You can find this at Wal-Mart for about $11/quart.Paint applicator. I used a gravity fed cup gun,...
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Fri, 10 Jul 2015 09:41:19 PDT
Tree leg dining room table http://www.instructables.com/id/Tree-leg-dining-room-table/
Tree leg dining room table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/FDEU/IBW255XV/FHQFDEUIBW255XV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/FDEU/IBW255XV/FHQFDEUIBW255XV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/FDEU/IBW255XV/FHQFDEUIBW255XV.SMALL.jpg Loblaw I wanted to make my own dining room table, and was pretty sure I could handle the table top with no problem. The issue was the legs. I looked on IKEA, but sending anything to Whitehorse is very pricey - even if the item isn't. I looked around the 2nd hand stores to no avail. I went for a walk in th...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 08:21:13 PDT
Sports Card Bookcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Sports-Card-Bookcase/
Sports Card Bookcase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/QJGP/IBQCFBVV/FDLQJGPIBQCFBVV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/QJGP/IBQCFBVV/FDLQJGPIBQCFBVV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/QJGP/IBQCFBVV/FDLQJGPIBQCFBVV.SMALL.jpg Cheapdiyproject Transform a plain bookcase with sports cards! Find a bookcase and supplies. I bought a cheap bookcase for just a few pennies, and wanted to transform it into a nice bookcase for a young boy’s room. I started with a bottle of Modge Podge, and a stack of baseball cards. Baseball fans do not despair...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 10:27:27 PDT
Partially Freestanding Loft Bed Under $50 http://www.instructables.com/id/Suspended-Loft-Bed-Under-50/
Partially Freestanding Loft Bed Under $50 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/78RC/IBRRVZI0/F6M78RCIBRRVZI0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/78RC/IBRRVZI0/F6M78RCIBRRVZI0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/78RC/IBRRVZI0/F6M78RCIBRRVZI0.SMALL.jpg mart33n33 Lofting a queen bed up five feet creates almost 200 cubic feet of usable space. The possibilities are endless: storage, another bed, a couch and living room area, a desk, a workshop, etc. (I chose a less conventional option: a grow tent full of vegetables and mealworms.) Using only a ladder for su...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 17:01:43 PDT
How To Build a Modern Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-a-Modern-Bench/
How To Build a Modern Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/ICF8/IBTF5H28/FPQICF8IBTF5H28.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/ICF8/IBTF5H28/FPQICF8IBTF5H28.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/ICF8/IBTF5H28/FPQICF8IBTF5H28.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar This simple, modern and sturdy cedar bench, is easy to build and could be used outdoors or why not indoors in a foyer or something like that. It features a white stripe down the middle, and instead of hiding the hardware, the bolts and nails are incorporated as part of the design. It's easy to build...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 11:15:03 PDT
Folding Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Table-1/
Folding Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/FDTU/IBRRWU2O/FLZFDTUIBRRWU2O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/FDTU/IBRRWU2O/FLZFDTUIBRRWU2O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/FDTU/IBRRWU2O/FLZFDTUIBRRWU2O.SMALL.jpg Carl Jacobson I uploaded this video on YouTube on how to make this Cedar folding table. Here's some more detailed instructions if you would like to build it. It's a pretty easy project, and can be done in a weekend. I chose Cedar for this project, it's a great outdoor wood that holds up well. Choosing lumber, a...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 21:46:51 PDT
Easy Little End Tables in 2 hours http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-End-Tables/
Easy Little End Tables in 2 hours - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/6FBJ/IBQCG6UZ/FP06FBJIBQCG6UZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/6FBJ/IBQCG6UZ/FP06FBJIBQCG6UZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/6FBJ/IBQCG6UZ/FP06FBJIBQCG6UZ.SMALL.jpg NatalieL2 I spent forever shopping for end tables that were small enough to fit on either sides of our bed. There's not much room between the sides of the bed and the wall one one side, and a patio door on the other side. I finally gave up and decided to make my own. Rip apart two pallets Get rid of any na...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 15:03:02 PDT
Frugal Farmhouse Dining Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Frugal-Farmhouse-Dining-Room/
Frugal Farmhouse Dining Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/K7I9/IBQCG8IC/FIQK7I9IBQCG8IC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/K7I9/IBQCG8IC/FIQK7I9IBQCG8IC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/K7I9/IBQCG8IC/FIQK7I9IBQCG8IC.SMALL.jpg NatalieL2 We came home from overseas and built a house. With no furniture, and no money to buy new stuff for a whole new house, here's what we did for our dining room. Repurposed barnwood, ceiling planks, scraps of lumber, a mattress topper and some shower curtains, and we've got a great little dining nook t...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 20:16:45 PDT
Make a Settee Bench from Two Chairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Settee-Bench-from-Two-Chairs/
Make a Settee Bench from Two Chairs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/I2TT/IBQCFDZG/F2BI2TTIBQCFDZG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/I2TT/IBQCFDZG/F2BI2TTIBQCFDZG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/I2TT/IBQCFDZG/F2BI2TTIBQCFDZG.SMALL.jpg emilygraceking I am a total sucker for old wooden chairs. When I saw six of them on the curb waiting for trash pick-up I knew I couldn't let these 1950s-era beauties go to waste. Never mind that my house is already overflowing with chairs, and I was pretty sure my husband would not be as excited about my new chair...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 10:14:07 PDT
Headboard from an Old Wooden Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Headboard-from-an-Old-Wooden-Door/
Headboard from an Old Wooden Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/40HF/IBNHIF2H/FTY40HFIBNHIF2H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/40HF/IBNHIF2H/FTY40HFIBNHIF2H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/40HF/IBNHIF2H/FTY40HFIBNHIF2H.SMALL.jpg FPSXGames In this simple instructable I'll show you how I made a shabby chic style headboard from an old unwanted cupboard door.Things needed; Old unwanted wooden door, paint/varnish stripper, the legs from an old headboard and some screws. Optional, duck egg paint and Danish oil.Tools needed; paint brush, s...
By: FPSXGames

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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 05:35:17 PDT