Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 1 Apr 2015 18:47:41 PDT BLOX v1.01 Edison Lamp in 3 Hours http://www.instructables.com/id/Edison-Lamp-in-3-Hours/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:14:51 PDT
Zelda Pixel Art Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Zelda-Pixel-Art-Coffee-Table/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 16:54:21 PDT
How To Make CNC Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-CNC-Furniture/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:44:57 PDT
Reclaimed Wood Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-Desk/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 21:25:52 PDT
Plywood mailboxes for apartment building http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-mailboxes-for-apartment-building/
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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 14:31:30 PDT
Concrete Light Bulb Coat Rack W/ Reclaimed Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Light-Bulb-Coat-Rack-W-Reclaimed-Wood/
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 08:15:56 PDT
Galvanized Pipe Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Galvanized-Pipe-Bed/
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 08:08:29 PDT
upcycling furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/upcycling-furniture/
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 12:45:18 PDT
Coffee Table Made From Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-Made-From-Pallets-1/
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 07:39:57 PDT
Butcher block countertop table (IKEA hack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Butcher-block-countertop-table-IKEA-hack/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 21:56:23 PDT
Heirloom Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/Heirloom-Chest/
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 06:59:02 PDT
DIY small furniture!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-small-furniture/
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 17:24:39 PDT
Space saving loft bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Space-saving-loft-bed/
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 16:27:25 PDT
Double Desker http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-Desker/
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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 15:05:19 PDT
Computer Desk ( That Thinks Its A Piano) http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Desk-That-Thinks-Its-A-Piano/
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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 08:53:32 PDT
Nearly free Kitchen Island http://www.instructables.com/id/Nearly-Free-Kitchen-Island/
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 12:52:57 PDT
Tire To Round Sofa Chair! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tire-To-Round-Sofa-Chair/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 13:21:17 PST
Salvage carboard pipe shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Salvage-carboard-pipe-shelf/
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 13:00:15 PST
Wine Barrel Fire Pit http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Barrel-Fire-Pit/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 17:50:27 PST
Cup cake chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Cup-cake-chair/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 01:39:53 PST
Dining table http://www.instructables.com/id/Dining-table-1/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 01:07:55 PST
Kitchen Storage Cabinet Makeover!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Kitchen-Storage-Cabinet-Makeover/
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 11:13:08 PST
Making the O Bench/table http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-the-O-Benchtable/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 14:31:44 PST
One Board Minimalist Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/One-Board-Minimalist-Chair/
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 17:04:09 PST
The Most Amazingly Versatile, Space Saving Hobby-Project Happy Place!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Most-Amazingly-Versatile-Space-Saving-Hobby-Pr/
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 23:17:27 PST
Add on PC stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-on-PC-stand/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 23:30:50 PST
Accent Table (Built Entirely From Balusters) http://www.instructables.com/id/Accent-Table-Made-From-For-Balusters/
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 21:13:53 PST
DIY Outdoor Storage Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Outdoor-Storage-Bench/
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 12:30:12 PST
Lean Pipe Computer Desks http://www.instructables.com/id/Lean-Pipe-Computer-Desks/
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 20:31:39 PST
Portable Welding Table / Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Welding-Table-Kit/
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 11:40:12 PST
Minimalist Bunk Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimalist-Bunk-Bed/
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 09:12:18 PST
DIY balance board http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-balance-board-2/
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 18:39:36 PST
Inexpensive, Strong Green Egg Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-Strong-Green-Egg-Table/
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 08:39:20 PST
Simple pallet coffee/TV table http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-pallet-coffeeTV-table/
Simple pallet coffee/TV table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/1DB0/I5J59DUR/F651DB0I5J59DUR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/1DB0/I5J59DUR/F651DB0I5J59DUR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/1DB0/I5J59DUR/F651DB0I5J59DUR.SMALL.jpg apalfrey This guide will take you through how to make a simple coffee/TV table.To do this, you will need the following:x1 decent wooden pallet with an even number of planksA circular saw or jigsawA vibration sander or sandpaper and a sanding blockA hammerA chiselA crowbarA screwdriver (cross or flat head dep...
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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 16:03:43 PST
Media Cabinet with Shutters http://www.instructables.com/id/Media-Cabinet-with-Shutters/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 07:58:46 PST
3-in1 table http://www.instructables.com/id/3-in1-table/
3-in1 table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/RX0M/I5BS95YL/F7URX0MI5BS95YL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/RX0M/I5BS95YL/F7URX0MI5BS95YL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/RX0M/I5BS95YL/F7URX0MI5BS95YL.SMALL.jpg dezine 3-in-1 table that is a TV tray, a laptop stand, or a coffee table Made from 16mm marine plywood this 3-in-1 table is quick and easy to make if you have all your boards cut to size and assemble using a biscuit joiner. You have the option to set the stand upright for tea indoors or outdoors, ...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 07:22:20 PST
Stained Wood Top with Pipe Dream Legs Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Stained-Wood-Top-with-Pipe-Dream-Legs-Desk/
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 22:13:02 PST
Mid Century Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Mid-Century-Coffee-Table/
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 07:17:04 PST
Beautiful Inexpensive Rustic Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-Inexpensive-Rustic-Coffee-Table/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 23:46:41 PST
d2k loft bed http://www.instructables.com/id/d2k-loft-bed/
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 19:40:49 PST
Aspen Log Toddler Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Aspen-Log-Toddler-Bed/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 22:38:39 PST
6 legged console table http://www.instructables.com/id/6-legged-console-table/
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 00:21:42 PST
ARK Rocker http://www.instructables.com/id/ARK-Rocker-a-rocking-chair-by-Xander-Bremer/
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 08:24:05 PST
Art Deco Inspired Wood Refinishing Treatment http://www.instructables.com/id/Art-Deco-Inspired-Wood-Refinishing-Treatment/
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 18:33:42 PST
How to build a kid's loft bed http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-kids-loft-bed/
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 06:31:07 PST
DIY kitchen shelving unit under $150 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-kitchen-shelving-unit-under-150/
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 20:52:42 PST
Simple office desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-office-desk/
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 13:21:24 PST
Lumberjack Bar Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Lumberjack-Bar-Table/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 19:15:13 PST
Scaffold Storage System http://www.instructables.com/id/Scaffold-Storage-System/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 14:14:14 PST
Tension Series - Floating Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Tension-Series-Floating-Bed/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 13:18:35 PST