Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:08:56 PDT BLOX v1.01 Electronics Components Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronics-Components-Storage-1/
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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 17:45:14 PDT
Desk with Built in PC http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-with-Built-in-PC/
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Fri, 3 Dec 2010 06:54:44 PST
Dead Edge End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Dead-Edge-End-Table/
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By: Grissini

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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 00:07:17 PDT
GeoShift Transforming Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/GeoShift-Transforming-Chair/
GeoShift Transforming Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F29/AT9I/IR9EIZSA/F29AT9IIR9EIZSA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F29/AT9I/IR9EIZSA/F29AT9IIR9EIZSA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F29/AT9I/IR9EIZSA/F29AT9IIR9EIZSA.SMALL.jpg dswaim *Warning: Shameless Self Promotion* If you like this Instructable, please give it a vote in the Cardboard Contest! Thank you!I designed this chair as an study into transformable children's furniture. The GeoShift chair is your own personal Agrocrag; climable, transformable and a surprisingly comfy s...
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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 01:43:27 PDT
Veneer Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Veneer-Lamp-1/
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 14:23:06 PDT
Iron Pipe Standing Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Iron-Pipe-Standing-Desk/
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Sat, 3 Oct 2015 11:15:46 PDT
How to Make a Strong Corner Shelf For Under $12 @ Techshop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Strong-Corner-Shelf-For-Under-12-Tec/
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Thu, 10 Oct 2013 09:40:10 PDT
Dresser to Entertainment Stand Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Dresser-to-Entertainment-Stand-Conversion/
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Sun, 5 Jan 2014 18:54:11 PST
Cheap Grill upgrade... No it will not catch fire!!! ;) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Grill-Upgrade/
Cheap Grill upgrade... No it will not catch fire!!! ;) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/B8BP/IT22LG5M/FU0B8BPIT22LG5M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/B8BP/IT22LG5M/FU0B8BPIT22LG5M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/B8BP/IT22LG5M/FU0B8BPIT22LG5M.SMALL.jpg ALEX_HOLAND A funn way to upgrade a cheap grill.Update for those who are concern about that may catch on fire.This is the third one that I make, the space is enough in the border, and if its true that may catch fire, the ones that already made only get a Little brownish in the internal border.Thanks for your co...
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Tue, 13 Sep 2016 18:24:56 PDT
DIY basic lapdesk http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-basic-lapdesk/
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Sun, 30 Nov 2008 16:16:50 PST
Caradonna Coffee table http://www.instructables.com/id/Caradonna-Coffee-Table/
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Thu, 1 Sep 2016 10:30:48 PDT
How to carve a rune stone to decorate your yard/garden http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-carve-a-runestone/
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Wed, 28 Apr 2010 23:42:34 PDT
DIY Game Table Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Game-Table-Conversion/
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 19:39:53 PST
Cómo hacer un organizador de armario hecho de PVC http://www.instructables.com/id/Cómo-hacer-un-organizador-del-armario-Fuera-de-PVC/
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Thu, 29 May 2014 10:18:28 PDT
Industrial Design Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Industrial-Design-Table/
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 21:30:00 PDT
Loft Bed/Theater Cave AKA "The Beast" http://www.instructables.com/id/Loft-BedTheater-Cave-AKA-The-Beast/
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Thu, 14 Feb 2008 10:44:24 PST
Guitar Shelf! http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Shelf/
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Sun, 12 Aug 2012 10:39:48 PDT
Contemporary Kitchen Stools http://www.instructables.com/id/Contemporary-Kitchen-Stools/
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 16:32:09 PDT
Simple step stool for a child http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-step-stool-for-a-child/
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Fri, 13 Jan 2012 05:23:39 PST
Floating Bed With LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Bed-With-LED-Lights/
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Sat, 30 Jul 2016 19:12:51 PDT
Assembly of Ikea Beddinge Futon http://www.instructables.com/id/Assembly-of-Ikea-Beddinge-Futon/
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Sat, 8 Sep 2012 15:55:48 PDT
Fish Aquarium Stand (40 breeder tank with hidden sump door) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fish-Aquarium-Stand-40-breeder-tank-with-hidden-s/
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Thu, 1 Mar 2012 19:32:36 PST
Pipe Leg DIY Table - Build From Any Wood Table Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Pipe-Leg-DIY-Table-Build-From-Any-Wood-Table-Top/
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Thu, 7 Jun 2012 12:35:33 PDT
Massive Timbered Platform Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Massive-Timbered-Platform-Bed/
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 18:04:24 PDT
Build a profesional style screen printing table http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-proffesional-style-screen-printing-table/
Build a profesional style screen printing table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/3FSS/G3TDVZR1/FMN3FSSG3TDVZR1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/3FSS/G3TDVZR1/FMN3FSSG3TDVZR1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/3FSS/G3TDVZR1/FMN3FSSG3TDVZR1.SMALL.jpg aintMichael Well now that's it's 2010 I figured I should make a new instructable, so here we go.... The following is the steps I used to build a production quality screen printing table with a built in developing station for the screens. A few of the major pieces are either things I had around, or things that ...
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Sun, 3 Jan 2010 17:16:24 PST
Arrow Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Arrow-Coffee-Table/
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Mon, 12 Oct 2015 08:05:55 PDT
Disco Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Disco-Coffee-Table/
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 15:02:37 PDT
Adjustable drafting table with basic tools and materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-drafting-table-with-basic-tools-and-mat/
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Sat, 3 Dec 2011 11:28:32 PST
Creaking box spring into bed slats http://www.instructables.com/id/Creaking-box-spring-into-bed-slats/
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Wed, 28 May 2014 06:39:43 PDT
DIY Dining Table http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dining-Table/
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Sat, 14 May 2016 06:05:01 PDT
2x4 Wave Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/2x4-Wave-Coffee-Table/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 06:03:18 PST
How to build a Medieval Dining Room Set http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Medieval-Dining-Room-Set/
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Fri, 3 Jun 2016 06:53:25 PDT
Oxidize Wood Stain http://www.instructables.com/id/Oxidize-Wood-Stain/
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Wed, 5 Jun 2013 13:25:59 PDT
Turn a Racing Seat Into An Office Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-Racing-Seat-Into-An-Office-Chair/
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Tue, 14 Aug 2012 20:01:12 PDT
DIY Platform Bed and Mattress Substitute - Out-Of-The-Box, Portable, Lightweight, Inexpensive http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Platform-Bed-and-Mattress-Substitute-Portabl/
DIY Platform Bed and Mattress Substitute - Out-Of-The-Box, Portable, Lightweight, Inexpensive - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/QA5G/G9NH8PKJ/F3LQA5GG9NH8PKJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/QA5G/G9NH8PKJ/F3LQA5GG9NH8PKJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/QA5G/G9NH8PKJ/F3LQA5GG9NH8PKJ.SMALL.jpg sbansban Ever needed to lug a mattress, a box spring or a heavy, clunky wooden or metal bed up or down a few flights of stairs or load it into a car or van? Or worried about having to throw away an otherwise perfectly usable and expensive mattress / box springs because of bedbugs? Your bed and mattress (plus...
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Wed, 26 May 2010 22:18:19 PDT
DIY Herring Bone Patterned Pallet Bench! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Herring-Bone-Patterned-Pallet-Bench/
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By: Into the Dirtshop

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Fri, 13 May 2016 05:49:16 PDT
The Napparatus http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Napparatus/
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Wed, 25 May 2016 08:11:44 PDT
Build a $40 headboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-40-headboard/
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Fri, 20 Jan 2012 14:23:11 PST
DIY Platform Bed Substitute - Out-Of-The-Box, Portable, Lightweight & Inexpensive http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Improvised-Lightweight-DIY-Substitute-f/
DIY Platform Bed Substitute - Out-Of-The-Box, Portable, Lightweight & Inexpensive - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/UJWW/G9NGTQCQ/FOUUJWWG9NGTQCQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/UJWW/G9NGTQCQ/FOUUJWWG9NGTQCQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/UJWW/G9NGTQCQ/FOUUJWWG9NGTQCQ.SMALL.jpg sbansban I wanted a portable, lightweight and inexpensive platform bed substitute that I could put together and take apart at will and whose individual pieces I could carry in my car when I move. I did find a few metal bed frames that seemed at least somewhat portable - http://www.walmart.com/ip/Smart-Base-B...
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Wed, 26 May 2010 17:27:52 PDT
DIY Farmhouse Table http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Farmhouse-Table/
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Mon, 9 May 2016 08:18:58 PDT
Make a Bahut, From Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Bahut-From-Scratch/
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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 17:37:11 PDT
Firepit Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Firepit-Table/
Firepit Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/5NXL/IGGYC34Z/FK35NXLIGGYC34Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/5NXL/IGGYC34Z/FK35NXLIGGYC34Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/5NXL/IGGYC34Z/FK35NXLIGGYC34Z.SMALL.jpg zyonchaos So imagine the scene it is March in England and you have decided to throw a BBQ with a few friends from work, it has been an unseasonably warm month so you feel pretty safe in doing this. Just in case you have some spiced apple juice ready to be seasoned with a hint of rum in case it gets nippy!Unsu...
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Sun, 1 Nov 2015 19:38:09 PST
Make Tapered Legs From A 2x4 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Tapered-Legs-From-From-a-2x4/
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 21:09:52 PST
Cheap Car Seat Office Chair!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Car-Seat-Office-Chair/
Cheap Car Seat Office Chair!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/0T8B/FJ4VI9OI/F990T8BFJ4VI9OI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/0T8B/FJ4VI9OI/F990T8BFJ4VI9OI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/0T8B/FJ4VI9OI/F990T8BFJ4VI9OI.SMALL.jpg fortneja 3/28/2012 UPDATE: Wow, thanks for the feature! As an update, the chair is still going strong 4 years later. I haven't had to do a thing to it, but my needs have changed, and I'm considering converting it to a lounge chair for my man cave. Thank you all again for the kind words. It was one of my more...
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Sun, 27 Jul 2008 15:32:48 PDT
Weave Chair Seats With Paracord http://www.instructables.com/id/Weave-Chair-Seats-With-Paracord/
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Mon, 28 Dec 2015 10:46:27 PST
Giant 555 Footstool http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-555-Footstool/
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 09:44:25 PDT
Foundation for Queen-size memory foam bed from basic frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Foundation-for-Queen-size-memory-foam-bed-from-bas/
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 09:05:09 PDT
Twin size loft bed made from PVC water pipe http://www.instructables.com/id/Twin-size-loft-bed-made-from-PVC-water-pipe/
Twin size loft bed made from PVC water pipe - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/GYZ6/FYTCL82S/FLVGYZ6FYTCL82S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/GYZ6/FYTCL82S/FLVGYZ6FYTCL82S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/GYZ6/FYTCL82S/FLVGYZ6FYTCL82S.SMALL.jpg Mark Rehorst I love PVC pipe.  You can do so much great stuff with it!  It's cheap, readily available, easy to work with simple tools, non-toxic as long as you don't burn it, and there are a lot of fittings that make accurate joining of pieces easy.  You don't have to be terribly accurate with your cuts and the ...
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Sat, 27 Nov 2010 00:14:25 PST
How-To-Make Comfy Couch Surfing Cushions: Foam to Springs http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Comfy-Couch-Surfing-Cushions-Foam-to-/
How-To-Make Comfy Couch Surfing Cushions: Foam to Springs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/9BIB/H337L4WT/FHQ9BIBH337L4WT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/9BIB/H337L4WT/FHQ9BIBH337L4WT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/9BIB/H337L4WT/FHQ9BIBH337L4WT.SMALL.jpg Haus Page                So you want to be the host of the party, but your furniture budget lends more to cheap foam cushions from Ikea than comfy springs? This instructable will show you how to take your foam couch and retrofit it on a budget. You will need: Cheap, but good looking foam couch Barrel Springs...
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Thu, 14 Jun 2012 21:02:57 PDT
Hammock Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammock-Bed/
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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 13:35:27 PDT