Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 25 Feb 2018 04:18:57 PST BLOX v1.01 wood picnic bench, $30 lumber, $15 finish. http://www.instructables.com/id/wood-picnic-bench-30-lumber-15-finish/
wood picnic bench, $30 lumber, $15 finish. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/L7WL/IGPIW6NQ/FQRL7WLIGPIW6NQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/L7WL/IGPIW6NQ/FQRL7WLIGPIW6NQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/L7WL/IGPIW6NQ/FQRL7WLIGPIW6NQ.SMALL.jpg jleslie48 This is a very sturdy yet very light picnic bench that I designed and built. Its made from 1" lumber, which means it can be built pretty much with just hand tools. Its a very easy and satisfying build for the experienced through beginner wood shop enthusiast. I don't think I even used a ruler/meas...
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Sat, 7 Nov 2015 21:11:24 PST
Make a Cardboard and Duct Tape Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Cardboard-and-Duct-Tape-Table/
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Mon, 11 Mar 2013 20:37:30 PDT
Extreme Table top Makeover Pour in Place Concrete Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Extreme-Table-Makeover-Pour-in-Place-Concrete-Tabl/
Extreme Table top Makeover Pour in Place Concrete Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/2N7R/IJOS9U59/FVY2N7RIJOS9U59.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/2N7R/IJOS9U59/FVY2N7RIJOS9U59.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/2N7R/IJOS9U59/FVY2N7RIJOS9U59.SMALL.jpg mcousineau1 concrete table top after and before remove old wood plating that was coming off after 2 years. use vibrating tool remove old rail underneath, solidify the table support with 2x4 to support concrete weight. calculate the amount of concrete you will add based on table size http://www.calculator...
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 08:15:38 PST
Super Table - covered with comic books http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Table-covered-with-comic-books/
Super Table - covered with comic books - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F13/4UVP/GLOX6NSU/F134UVPGLOX6NSU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F13/4UVP/GLOX6NSU/F134UVPGLOX6NSU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F13/4UVP/GLOX6NSU/F134UVPGLOX6NSU.SMALL.jpg mary candy Hi Friends ! This table I made for a film set. It was a work for the college. Actually I study at a film college ;) It is very easy to make. You need just a few of comic books, scissors, and glue. For finish it , brush a coat of varnish for waterproofing. ;) This day was very funny, I wor...
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Fri, 25 Mar 2011 07:33:39 PDT
Galvanized Pipe Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Galvanized-Pipe-Bed/
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 08:08:29 PDT
£50 Craft Table / Computer Desk + Cheap Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/50-Craft-Table-Computer-Desk-Cheap-Shelves/
£50 Craft Table / Computer Desk + Cheap Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/I0F6/IJ1TY3IP/FLHI0F6IJ1TY3IP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/I0F6/IJ1TY3IP/FLHI0F6IJ1TY3IP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/I0F6/IJ1TY3IP/FLHI0F6IJ1TY3IP.SMALL.jpg Gadgeman87 So here goes, my first instructable! (Go easy on me)Over Xmas I decided to make use of a room at home that previously just stored junk.As the title states, the materials for the table/desk came in at less than £50! I used 9x lengths of 2.4m cls stud work timber @£3 a length and one large sheet (cut ...
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 13:38:45 PST
Simple Extendable Table Set With Hand-held Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Pallet-Expandable-Outdoor-Table-Set/
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Sat, 28 Oct 2017 12:12:28 PDT
Shock Absorber Stools http://www.instructables.com/id/Shock-Absorber-Stools/
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Thu, 14 Dec 2017 08:02:02 PST
Restoring a garden bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-a-garden-bench/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 18:58:59 PDT
DIY Platform Bed for Under $200 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Platform-Bed-for-Under-200/
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Thu, 14 Sep 2017 03:59:32 PDT
Reclaimed Bowling Alley Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Bowling-Alley-Desk/
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Thu, 12 May 2016 19:44:31 PDT
S H E L F Ter http://www.instructables.com/id/S-H-E-L-F-Ter/
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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 05:44:46 PST
The Hammock Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Hammock-Desk/
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 18:24:58 PDT
Sculpted Oak Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Sculpted-Oak-Desk/
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Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:50:57 PST
Octagonal Infinity Mirror Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Octagonal-Infinity-Mirror-Table/
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Sun, 14 Jan 2018 18:12:09 PST
Live Edge Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Live-Edge-Desk/
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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 22:26:40 PST
King Size Storage Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/King-Size-Storage-Bed/
King Size Storage Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/1I3Q/G410AWS8/F271I3QG410AWS8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/1I3Q/G410AWS8/F271I3QG410AWS8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/1I3Q/G410AWS8/F271I3QG410AWS8.SMALL.jpg barrycade Hi. This is my first attempt at woodworking and im glad that it worked great. Going low on budget I thought of making my own furniture instead of hiring a carpenter or buying a ready bed. I always loved to have things of my own specs and designs. Instructables helped understanding the basics of a be...
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Mon, 4 Jan 2010 08:38:32 PST
Reclaimed wood bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-wood-bench/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 18:15:02 PDT
Permanent Hammock Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Perminant-Hammock-Stand/
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Mon, 11 Jun 2012 05:45:40 PDT
make table legs out of books http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-table-legs-out-of-books/
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Sat, 29 Mar 2008 20:12:43 PDT
Tennis Ball Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Tennis-Ball-Chair/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2008 12:56:14 PDT
Turn an Old Bath Tub Into a Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-Old-Bath-Tub-Into-a-Chair/
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Wed, 1 Nov 2017 08:04:27 PDT
Hanging Guitar Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Guitar-Stand/
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Wed, 25 Jan 2012 11:07:53 PST
DIY Rustic Bathroom Vanities | How to Build - Woodworking http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Rustic-Bathroom-Vanities-How-to-Build-Woodwork/
DIY Rustic Bathroom Vanities | How to Build - Woodworking - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/A8TE/J3KFDLG8/FIYA8TEJ3KFDLG8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/A8TE/J3KFDLG8/FIYA8TEJ3KFDLG8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/A8TE/J3KFDLG8/FIYA8TEJ3KFDLG8.SMALL.jpg craftedworkshop In this Instructable, I'll show you how to build a DIY rustic bathroom vanity using 1x3s and 1x4s. This is a simple project that can be completed using basic tools, just a miter saw and drill, but I used more tools since I started with rough lumber. Enjoy!DON'T MISS THE BUILD VIDEO ABOVE FOR MORE DE...
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Wed, 7 Jun 2017 05:06:31 PDT
Benches and Tables Built As Stressed Skin Panels http://www.instructables.com/id/Benches-and-Tables-Built-As-Stressed-Skin-Panels/
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Tue, 19 Dec 2017 05:55:25 PST
Round Top "Timothy" Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Round-Top-Timothy-Table/
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Wed, 8 Mar 2017 05:57:37 PST
A 6-poster poly bed http://www.instructables.com/id/A-6-poster-poly-bed/
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Tue, 11 Sep 2012 14:18:33 PDT
How to Make a Reclaimed Tongue & Groove Table Top http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Reclaimed-Tongue-Groove-Table-Top/
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Thu, 22 May 2014 14:30:54 PDT
Make a "Marble" Table from Concrete w/ Torched Wood Base http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Marble-Tabletop-From-Concrete-and-a-Torched/
Make a "Marble" Table from Concrete w/ Torched Wood Base - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/W5Y0/JBCJOKGX/FIIW5Y0JBCJOKGX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/W5Y0/JBCJOKGX/FIIW5Y0JBCJOKGX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/W5Y0/JBCJOKGX/FIIW5Y0JBCJOKGX.SMALL.jpg Modustrial Maker I entered this in the Furniture Contest - if you like this Instructable, I would greatly appreciate your vote! I made a coffee table top from concrete, that looks like marble (at least to me). The top is made using a glass fiber reinforced concrete (GFRC) ready-made concrete mix, which is pre-cast ...
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Mon, 18 Dec 2017 18:27:40 PST
Sofa Reupholstery With Biscuit or Square Tufting http://www.instructables.com/id/Sofa-Reupholstery-With-Biscuit-or-Square-Tufting/
Sofa Reupholstery With Biscuit or Square Tufting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/WE5T/JAYJ91X5/FTOWE5TJAYJ91X5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/WE5T/JAYJ91X5/FTOWE5TJAYJ91X5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/WE5T/JAYJ91X5/FTOWE5TJAYJ91X5.SMALL.jpg MartinB229 I had to part ways with my old leather sectional, something with sentimental value as a hand-me-down from my mom. I didn't need a new sofa really, just some additional seating in the cave. As a result, it seemed silly to drop a few thousand dollars on a sofa that fits my long-term home design goal...
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Sun, 10 Dec 2017 14:09:42 PST
Pallet Wall Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wall-Shelf/
Pallet Wall Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/KVE6/IHTJ85T2/FOUKVE6IHTJ85T2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/KVE6/IHTJ85T2/FOUKVE6IHTJ85T2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/KVE6/IHTJ85T2/FOUKVE6IHTJ85T2.SMALL.jpg HiramF1 I wanted to make a wall shelf. Prep pallet Find a good, clean pallet to form the back of your shelf. I used a random orbit sander with 60 grit paper. I took some wide planks from another pallet for the shelves. I sanded to remove any superficial blemishes. When I removed the boards for shelves, t...
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Sat, 5 Dec 2015 21:17:29 PST
Cheap, Easy and Portable Bed Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-and-Portable-Bed-Platform/
Cheap, Easy and Portable Bed Platform - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/YMG2/IIM1UU0E/FNUYMG2IIM1UU0E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/YMG2/IIM1UU0E/FNUYMG2IIM1UU0E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/YMG2/IIM1UU0E/FNUYMG2IIM1UU0E.SMALL.jpg grp19 When my daughter went to grad school, she wanted to travel light, so she decided that her bed would consist of a futon and a set of Ikea roll-up slats. Though, as her principal mover, I appreciated the idea of travelling light, I also thought her bed was bit too minimal - I wanted it at least to be...
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Fri, 25 Dec 2015 19:27:06 PST
Custom Live Edge Walnut Slab Dining Set With LEDs, Glass Inlay, and Custom Steel Legs http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Live-Edge-Walnut-Slab-Dining-Set-With-LEDs-/
Custom Live Edge Walnut Slab Dining Set With LEDs, Glass Inlay, and Custom Steel Legs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/8Q39/JB2S1Y93/F9L8Q39JB2S1Y93.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/8Q39/JB2S1Y93/F9L8Q39JB2S1Y93.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/8Q39/JB2S1Y93/F9L8Q39JB2S1Y93.SMALL.jpg PartCraft This table was a blast to build. My client had a specific (and challenging) vision in mind, and the budget to back it up. Her asks included:-Live edges on both sides comprised of two separate Walnut slabs-Lots of figure and contrast-Cavities in the middle to hold her tumbled agate collection-Cavit...
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Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:36:36 PST
Couch Console & Charging Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Couch-Console-Charging-Table/
Couch Console & Charging Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/NOWD/IVO3H6IU/FT1NOWDIVO3H6IU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/NOWD/IVO3H6IU/FT1NOWDIVO3H6IU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/NOWD/IVO3H6IU/FT1NOWDIVO3H6IU.SMALL.jpg sampaulling A couple of months ago, my wife and I bought a new couch for our upstairs entertaining area. We wanted it to be big enough to fit everyone, and this thing can. 12 people at once so far. The only problem is it covers up ALL of the outlets around 2 of the walls and I used to use those outlets for all ...
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Fri, 18 Nov 2016 15:11:25 PST
Ikea Bed Hack (RYKENE) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Bed-Hack-RYKENE/
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Wed, 30 May 2012 06:56:46 PDT
Concrete Side Table and Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Side-Table-and-Stool/
Concrete Side Table and Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/ZULP/IEKJ2BGY/FJMZULPIEKJ2BGY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/ZULP/IEKJ2BGY/FJMZULPIEKJ2BGY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/ZULP/IEKJ2BGY/FJMZULPIEKJ2BGY.SMALL.jpg ShapeCrete Mix A concrete form tube is almost all you need to make this side stool. The finished piece is hollow and weighs about 20-25 lbs. depending on the thickness. Materials and Supplies: Rubber Gloves, Safety Glasses, Dust Mask 10" Concrete Form Tube Shelf Liner Spray Adhesive 11"x11"...
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Tue, 15 Sep 2015 14:55:15 PDT
Mesa·Cama XX http://www.instructables.com/id/MesaCama-XX/
Mesa·Cama XX - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F08/IO9B/IOA9KSEJ/F08IO9BIOA9KSEJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F08/IO9B/IOA9KSEJ/F08IO9BIOA9KSEJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F08/IO9B/IOA9KSEJ/F08IO9BIOA9KSEJ.SMALL.jpg Paula Cabezon Mesa·Cama XXA partir de dos necesidades: comer y dormir, dentro de un espacio reducido en el interior de una casa rodante en remodelación, se diseña un mueble dinámico, que se adapta a ambas situaciones. Inspirado en muebles plegables que usan eficientemente el espacio, nace la Mesa-Cama XX, un di...
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Tue, 17 May 2016 07:02:30 PDT
Classroom Bookcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Classroom-Bookcase/
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Tue, 31 Aug 2010 12:48:23 PDT
Surface mount touchscreen for under £60! http://www.instructables.com/id/Surface-Mount-Touchscreen-for-Under-60/
Surface mount touchscreen for under £60! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/K7N5/IJEKMS2P/F6BK7N5IJEKMS2P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/K7N5/IJEKMS2P/F6BK7N5IJEKMS2P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/K7N5/IJEKMS2P/F6BK7N5IJEKMS2P.SMALL.jpg Gadgeman87 So after using my new table/desk for a couple of weeks I decided what I needed next was a touchscreen of a decent size to make certain tasks on the computer a bit easier (and because it would look cool!).I managed to find a 19" elo touchscreen for £50 on eBay! Absolute bargain considering they're ab...
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 10:02:40 PST
Concrete Dining Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Dining-Table/
Concrete Dining Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/CTK3/IFZOQ93B/FLSCTK3IFZOQ93B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/CTK3/IFZOQ93B/FLSCTK3IFZOQ93B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/CTK3/IFZOQ93B/FLSCTK3IFZOQ93B.SMALL.jpg LanceBuilt I built this table in 2007, I built just one each, of the dining table, a computer table, and several coffee tables. My intention at the time was to make and sell these, I never succeeded in selling any, but I later decided to make and sell the legs, which can be seen at SpiralConeLegs.comThe tabl...
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Wed, 21 Oct 2015 10:15:02 PDT
Built-in Console Cabinet With a Secret Hidden Compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Built-in-Console-Cabinet-With-Sliding-Doors-and-Se/
Built-in Console Cabinet With a Secret Hidden Compartment - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/5X7X/J9JFVQWL/FSE5X7XJ9JFVQWL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/5X7X/J9JFVQWL/FSE5X7XJ9JFVQWL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/5X7X/J9JFVQWL/FSE5X7XJ9JFVQWL.SMALL.jpg hattrick2199 No matter how simple the project is, I will find a way to make it overly complicated.My niece and her husband recently purchased their first house. They commented that they would like some low, built-in cabinets to span the back wall of their living room and asked if I would be interested in buildi...
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Fri, 3 Nov 2017 19:54:56 PDT
Coffee Table (Industrial Cart) http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-Industrial-Cart/
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Sun, 27 Sep 2015 21:20:35 PDT
Sleek Simple Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Sleek-Simple-Chair/
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Tue, 30 May 2017 05:22:42 PDT
DIY Mirrored Dresser http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mirrored-Dresser/
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 17:08:02 PST
Rustic Farmhouse style dining table http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Farmhouse-style-dining-table/
Rustic Farmhouse style dining table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/RBRR/I3THADQR/FZORBRRI3THADQR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/RBRR/I3THADQR/FZORBRRI3THADQR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/RBRR/I3THADQR/FZORBRRI3THADQR.SMALL.jpg LuckyGoose We just moved into our new house and we decided that the dining room would have a rustic theme. The lady wanted a farmhouse style table. I got the plans from Ana White website (http://ana-white.com/2013/09/plans/4x4-truss-beam-... There are detailed instructions on the site, so I'll just list out th...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 11:23:56 PST
Natural Wood Tables http://www.instructables.com/id/Natural-Wood-Tables/
Natural Wood Tables - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/RL3Z/GX5XKEH8/FRCRL3ZGX5XKEH8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/RL3Z/GX5XKEH8/FRCRL3ZGX5XKEH8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/RL3Z/GX5XKEH8/FRCRL3ZGX5XKEH8.SMALL.jpg RetiredFinn I love woodworking, and I have been making these tables for many years. They are not hard to make, but they look gorgeous when they are done. My instructable will show you how to make your own a one of a kind table like this, without a lot of fancy tools. You only need access to either drift wood o...
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Mon, 9 Jan 2012 20:34:54 PST
Cardboard Couch http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Couch/
Cardboard Couch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/XWXV/IVO46C36/FXHXWXVIVO46C36.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/XWXV/IVO46C36/FXHXWXVIVO46C36.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/XWXV/IVO46C36/FXHXWXVIVO46C36.SMALL.jpg Justin Tyler Tate Cardboard is an amazing material: light, strong, durable, biodegradable, and cheap (or free). This Instructable looks to construct a couch made of cardboard which retains the original properties of the material while being able to hold the weight of a person or people as well as being comfortable to...
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Tue, 22 Nov 2016 11:36:57 PST
Folding Adirondack Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Adirondack-Chair/
Folding Adirondack Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/840T/ILJWJVMZ/F6X840TILJWJVMZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/840T/ILJWJVMZ/F6X840TILJWJVMZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/840T/ILJWJVMZ/F6X840TILJWJVMZ.SMALL.jpg plansinwood Unlike a regular Adirondack chair, where there are many different styles, most folding chairs seems to be fairly similar in the way they fold.Unfortunately, most chairs that I have seen, utilize the "flipper" behind the back support. Most of these chairs are bolted using one washer, or none, in betw...
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Wed, 9 Mar 2016 19:08:03 PST
Cheap & Chic Platform Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Chic-Platform-Bed/
Cheap & Chic Platform Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/RFS9/GTB9PLHA/FR5RFS9GTB9PLHA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/RFS9/GTB9PLHA/FR5RFS9GTB9PLHA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/RFS9/GTB9PLHA/FR5RFS9GTB9PLHA.SMALL.jpg jessandstavro This is a quick and easy project with a gratifying and professional looking result.  With minimal carpentry skills, you can create this 'boutique hotel' bed, turning your bedroom into a chic oasis of zen.  Then, divide your mortgage payment by the number of days in the month and say to yourself, 'Wo...
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Mon, 3 Oct 2011 20:53:06 PDT
Viking Chair from 4, 2x4s http://www.instructables.com/id/Viking-Chair-From-4-2x4s/
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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 17:19:02 PDT