Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture - coffee table - featured Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:36:32 PDT BLOX v1.01 Concrete Coffee Table from Recycled Materials
Concrete Coffee Table from Recycled Materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> goyo81 My kids and I had long wanted to play around with concrete and when we moved into our new house, I thought it was time for a concrete coffee table. I have to admit, when I made the table I didn’t have making an Instructable in mind, so my photos of making the base leave a little to the imagination....
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:12:26 PDT
Coffee Table with Reclaimed Wood
Coffee Table with Reclaimed Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> ccampbell35 I had always thought welding metal was so cool, so when I found TechShop in San Francisco, I decided to take some welding classes! In order to practice my welding skills, I decided to take on a project and build a small wooden coffee table with an aluminium frame. Step 1: Design + Prep + Assembly ...
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 16:20:30 PDT
Stop Sign Coffee Table
Stop Sign Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> seamster Here's a simple coffee table I made out of an old, ratty stop sign and some birch plywood.I was given a pile of old road signs a few years ago, which I have really enjoyed using for projects such as this one. If you're interested in getting some old, used road signs (ahem, legally) for a project li...
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 16:43:58 PDT
CAF - the coffee table that moves with you
CAF - the coffee table that moves with you - More DIY How To Projects]]> xbremer CAF is the coffee table that moves with you, converting quickly from a coffee table to a three-drawer box 4.5" tall to store and move all the little books, papers, and pencils that don't have a box of their own. The table can be made entirely out of one 4ft x 8ft piece of plywood 1/2" thick, with c...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 18:36:07 PDT
Coffee Coin Table
Coffee Coin Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> 83. In this day and age, saving change is a must & this table makes saving simple and supportive (because its a table). . After sketching it out in my head, I made my cuts then sanded, stained, and polyurethaned  all the wood which was reclaimed or leftover. While waiting on the wood to dry, I took ...
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Fri, 24 May 2013 14:54:43 PDT
HANG .10 coffee table - version II
HANG .10 coffee table - version II - More DIY How To Projects]]> CraigRJess Well, here is version II of my original HANG .10 surfboard coffee table.  This time around I used pennies, with copper/chrome maple leafs on a white background. Which one do you like better? 1st thing to do is make a jig... *Take your paper template and trace its shape onto the wood that you ...
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Thu, 27 Jun 2013 17:22:18 PDT
Upcycle your own stenciled coffee table on the cheap!
Upcycle your own stenciled coffee table on the cheap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> Triplezee Ever see an image on the internet and think,"Hey, that would look cool on a coffee table, or end table, or even a wall"?  Well after paying $50 for a high quality laser cut stencil, I figured there must be a way to make one for a lot cheaper.  And this is what I did: Materials Pencil Screw driver...
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Sat, 25 May 2013 18:31:07 PDT
Coffee Table/Storage Box From Reclaimed Wood
Coffee Table/Storage Box From Reclaimed Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> Silent Ninja Bunny This project was made of 100% reclaimed materials (except the finishing nails) A brief back story.   My sister and brother-in-law moved to a new home recently and had removed the pine wainscoting from their old house before putting it on the market.   I gathered as much of the wood as my little sta...
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Mon, 1 Apr 2013 09:24:35 PDT
Design coffee table
Design coffee table - More DIY How To Projects]]> RuudvandeLooij I'm a DIY-er with too many ideas. Some of these ideas I do make, most of them I don't. It depends mostly on time and money whether or not I bring certain ideas to life. This was an idea started with the fact me and my girlfriend want to life together after our internship abroad. We already made a li...
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Thu, 3 Jan 2013 05:47:14 PST
Upcycle aquarium stand or coffee table
Upcycle aquarium stand or coffee table - More DIY How To Projects]]> kristy0070 This is a unique aquarium stand made using old wood from my neighbors deck. Can be tweeked to make coffee table or nightstand with plenty of kitty storage. In a few weeks I am planning for a much bigger fishtank and my old stand is worn out and to small so when my neighbor started puting in a new ...
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Sun, 4 Nov 2012 07:30:37 PST
Beach coffee table appletx My wife wanted beach themed something and I wanted to build something for a winter project. What I came up with is ... uh... interesting. Different, anyhow... A coffee table that is a sofa-length surfboard riding on a wave. The tabletop itself was made from doweling together alternating strips of ...
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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 19:54:37 PDT
Handmade Mission Style Furniture joshmt2012 This is all the furniture i made in my senior year of woodshop. The chair was made from a set of plans, and has an adjustable back The couch end table i modified to from a set of plans to be longer and changed the slats to match the chair The coffee table i designed from scratch with plans i drew in...
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Wed, 23 May 2012 15:48:42 PDT
DIY Coffee Table
DIY Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> rfalcon12 I had seen an amazing coffee table made out of railroad ties at Anthropology a few or so ago. The price was way out of my range- so I made my own! I drew up the plans which you can find here and HERE. You can also find more info and the full step by step on my blog- Adventures In Creating! Cutting...
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Tue, 15 May 2012 13:15:50 PDT
Outdoor coffee table lofgren We had been wanting to replace our glass outdoor table with something smaller, more relaxed and possibly more intimate. So we figured a coffee table would be nice to sit around the chiminea with. Visiting a recycling center, we came across some rusty, old, steel trolleys for $10 and thought they'd ...
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Mon, 23 Apr 2012 06:07:18 PDT
Make A cheap yet luxurious Modern looking Coffee Table w/ tons of storage
Make A cheap yet luxurious Modern looking Coffee Table w/ tons of storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> mstyle183 My wife really hated our old coffee table and really hates my mess.. i have a lot of small containers and hoses that i use when i tabacco pipe aka Hookah.. So i decided to clean up my mess by making a coffee table.. with tons of storage and a great design.. My wife loved her new coffee table and the...
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Mon, 16 Jan 2012 19:51:39 PST
Glowing Recycled Drum Coffee Table timpaslay This project really is one of my favorites. It didn't take a lot of time or money and looks great. The table looks like it was custom made by a professional, but really only requires some simple electrical work. It is the perfect size for a coffee table.  We had an extra, cheap drum laying around a...
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Sun, 15 Jan 2012 17:39:58 PST
Floor Table
Floor Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> wholman My current apartment, a pre-war building in Chicago, has hardwood floors.  I don't know how old they are, but they have certainly borne many years of use.  Recently confronted with a stack of salvaged oak flooring, I put two and two together: a coffee table that lifted the floor up, transposing the ...
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Sun, 27 Nov 2011 10:23:28 PST
Skateboard Table
Skateboard Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> wilgubeast For those of you who were told not to skate in the house as a child, here's a lazy susan coffee table that rotates on skateboard wheels. Think of the possibilities: Play board games where nobody has to look at the board upside-down. Bring the remote within reach without getting up from the couch. E...
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Tue, 25 Oct 2011 17:19:05 PDT
DIY 2-Tier Coffee Table
DIY 2-Tier Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> rfalcon12 I had seen a coffee table at a high end furniture store and loved it, but the price was way out of my range. So I drew up a set of plans to create the table on my own. Get the plans for the table here: Buying the St...
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Fri, 2 Sep 2011 08:42:37 PDT
Amazing Disappearing Coffee Table!
Amazing Disappearing Coffee Table! - More DIY How To Projects]]> mcraghead OK, I admit: it's not all that amazing, and it doesn't really disappear (it just folds up), and it's not much of a "coffee table;" more of a teeny little end-table/foot stool. But it does give me a place to put my feet/netbook/coffee/breakfast/etc while I'm preventing the couch from levitating, and ...
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Sun, 15 May 2011 22:02:16 PDT
Folding Low Table
Folding Low Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> wholman I've been a bit of a nomad for a couple of years now, drifting from state to state in search of opportunities to make my work and meet great people.  Given my frequent moving and tight budget, my apartments have been small, filled with a lot of roommates, or both.  Whenever a social occasion present...
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Mon, 7 Feb 2011 20:12:11 PST
Solid wood bench/coffee table
Solid wood bench/coffee table - More DIY How To Projects]]> NutandBolt In this instructable I will show you how to make a solid bench / coffee table, you can adjust this idea to any size you desire. I used planed soft wood but this idea could be applied by using recycled materials such as thick planks of timber and having them planed is not a must just a choice. The fi...
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Sat, 18 Sep 2010 06:20:57 PDT
GORM Ikea coffee table
GORM Ikea coffee table - More DIY How To Projects]]> matt.t.mcgowan After seeing randofo's GORM bench / bookshelf project I thought a coffee table would be quite possible and look pretty good with a few slight modifications. I had recently assembled a GORM bookshelf so I thought a GORM coffee table would watch nicely and at a very reasonable price. Bill of Materi...
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Wed, 11 Aug 2010 17:48:22 PDT
Ten Green Coffee Table - from reclaimed timber and glass bottles
Ten Green Coffee Table - from reclaimed timber and glass bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> royshearer Ten Green is a shelving and table system, constructed simply from local recyclates. This range started with shelving/table modules and continued into small shelving units, big shelving units and now coffee tables. This document will tell you how to construct a Ten Green coffee table. You can use an...
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Sun, 1 Aug 2010 16:54:59 PDT
Coffee Table - Mackintosh Inspired
Coffee Table - Mackintosh Inspired - More DIY How To Projects]]> ezcheese So, my first proper instructable.....This is one of the very few designs that I have actually built, and the one I am most satisfied with both design wise and construction wise. To say I was surprised that I could build it (and do it well) would be a bit of an understatement. What surprised me most ...
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Sun, 8 Nov 2009 09:12:25 PST
Birch and Aluminum Desk
Birch and Aluminum Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> zwild1 This desk was designed to meet specific needs- it had to be: 1) Large enough to spread out a textbook, notebook computer, and writing notebook. 2) Durable, with legs that do not wobble or a span that bends under weight. 3) Without nooks and crannies that would fill up with knick knacks. 4) Modern, c...
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Sat, 13 Mar 2010 20:44:43 PST
The Tubble
The Tubble - More DIY How To Projects]]> seamusiv Every December, we, as an agency, throw money into a hat to give our founding partners a gift to thank them for a great year. Over the years, these gifts have included a neon sign shaped like our logo, a phone booth, an entry rug (featuring our logo), a table set (again, logo), a fishtank, an old ex...
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Thu, 19 Feb 2009 13:24:22 PST
Aquarium Coffee Table
Aquarium Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> x86Daddy Build an aquarium coffee table for a fraction of the cost of ready-made models, from supplies found mostly at your local superstore. 10 Gallon and 20 Gallon models are easily possible. Gather Supplies Parts Needed:20 Gallon Long Tank24" Fluorescent Fixture (2)Black Foam BoardPower StripLight Tim...
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