Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 21 Apr 2018 20:19:41 PDT BLOX v1.01 Circular Wood Resin End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Circular-Wood-Resin-End-Table/
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Thu, 14 Dec 2017 12:17:37 PST
Cheap and easy desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-easy-desk/
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Thu, 27 Jul 2006 15:06:08 PDT
How to Make a Kitchen Island http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Kitchen-Island/
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Tue, 3 Oct 2017 14:31:50 PDT
X Leg Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/X-Leg-Coffee-Table/
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Fri, 13 Apr 2018 10:29:26 PDT
Turn a broken gate into a rustic outdoor table http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-broken-gate-into-a-rustic-outdoor-table/
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Wed, 28 Oct 2009 12:12:29 PDT
Recycled Wine Bottle Half-Hour Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Wine-Bottle-Half-Hour-Glass/
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Sat, 5 Dec 2015 20:32:43 PST
Modern Platform Bed // Hand Tools + Framing Lumber http://www.instructables.com/id/Framing-Lumber-Platform-Bed/
Modern Platform Bed // Hand Tools + Framing Lumber - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/6IVV/JBE150M1/F3O6IVVJBE150M1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/6IVV/JBE150M1/F3O6IVVJBE150M1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/6IVV/JBE150M1/F3O6IVVJBE150M1.SMALL.jpg BLDesigns I used to work for a commercial interior designer as a shop hand. Before I got fired for literally laying down on the job (more on that later), I learned some helpful tips/tricks and how to apply the ethos of doing more with less, to interior design and structural builds. Since then, I’ve been usin...
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Mon, 18 Dec 2017 20:58:23 PST
a folding wood coat rack http://www.instructables.com/id/a-folding-wood-coat-rack/
a folding wood coat rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/95OZ/IHP6TIM9/FJC95OZIHP6TIM9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/95OZ/IHP6TIM9/FJC95OZIHP6TIM9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/95OZ/IHP6TIM9/FJC95OZIHP6TIM9.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi This is a project inspired to a similar object seen in a furniture fair. Despite the old-style of this coat rack, the folding gear is in my opinion quite cool.When the rack is closed its dimensions are very compact, you can keep it in the umbrella stand, and you can open it when your guests arrive. ...
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Thu, 3 Dec 2015 01:57:38 PST
Get white water marks out of polished furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-white-water-marks-out-of-polished-furniture/
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Thu, 22 Nov 2007 08:23:32 PST
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
How to Make a Plywood Desk With Minimal Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Plywood-Desk-With-Minimal-Tools/
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Sun, 11 Mar 2018 11:05:49 PDT
LED Lit Walnut and Resin-River Coffee Table That Charges Your Phone! http://www.instructables.com/id/Walnutand-LED-Lit-Resin-River-Coffee-Table-With-Re/
LED Lit Walnut and Resin-River Coffee Table That Charges Your Phone! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/DQH4/JDYUXWX3/FRHDQH4JDYUXWX3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/DQH4/JDYUXWX3/FRHDQH4JDYUXWX3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/DQH4/JDYUXWX3/FRHDQH4JDYUXWX3.SMALL.jpg PartCraft I couldn't count the amount of times I've sat on my couch playing on my phone with an ever decreasing battery life and wished I could just plug it in to the coffee table. Yeah, sure, we have outlets all over the walls where I could plug my phone in, but they are always a little too far to plug the ...
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Sun, 25 Feb 2018 22:55:31 PST
CNC Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Furniture/
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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 03:46:55 PST
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/
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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/
Sculpted Oak Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/KI1R/JCGK9Z12/FCJKI1RJCGK9Z12.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/KI1R/JCGK9Z12/FCJKI1RJCGK9Z12.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/KI1R/JCGK9Z12/FCJKI1RJCGK9Z12.SMALL.jpg barclay5426 Having not done a big project in far too long, I decided to use some work holiday to get back in the garage... Time to make myself a desk! The designing started with hand sketching various ideas/forms. My requirements were to have a cabinet with a couple of drawers, one of which would be deep enou...
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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/
Reclaimed wood bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/IGM7/I8CW1QCM/FTQIGM7I8CW1QCM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/IGM7/I8CW1QCM/FTQIGM7I8CW1QCM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/IGM7/I8CW1QCM/FTQIGM7I8CW1QCM.SMALL.jpg smuengr08 This is an instructable for making a wood bench out of, in my case reclaimed, 6x2's. The main thing that you'll get out of this are the dimensions for the different pieces. The construction itself is pretty easy and mainly a matter of cutting the 6x2's down to length and then screwing them together....
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 18:15:02 PDT
Permanent Hammock Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Perminant-Hammock-Stand/
Permanent Hammock Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/IQRK/H350ENDB/FJVIQRKH350ENDB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/IQRK/H350ENDB/FJVIQRKH350ENDB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/IQRK/H350ENDB/FJVIQRKH350ENDB.SMALL.jpg tim_n Nothing finer than spending an afternoon relaxing in a hammock!I own several hammocks, a Hennessy Asym Delux Explorer, DD Camping hammock and a custom clone of a Warbonnet as they weren't until recently available in the UK and I'm tempted to get the real thing soon anyway.It'd be nice to use the gar...
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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/
make table legs out of books - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/257Q/F7PCMYO2/F7D257QF7PCMYO2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/257Q/F7PCMYO2/F7D257QF7PCMYO2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/257Q/F7PCMYO2/F7D257QF7PCMYO2.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Yet another weird use for old books you might have lying around. :D These legs are quite easy to make and very stable if done correctly - but they possess a bit of wobble as well. That wobble came in handy when a car crashed through the art section of the bookstore I work at, however. The shelves ...
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Sat, 29 Mar 2008 20:12:43 PDT
Tennis Ball Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Tennis-Ball-Chair/
Tennis Ball Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/FVEV/FJPL6CJM/FYZFVEVFJPL6CJM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/FVEV/FJPL6CJM/FYZFVEVFJPL6CJM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/FVEV/FJPL6CJM/FYZFVEVFJPL6CJM.SMALL.jpg wholman I made a pair of these chairs a few years ago while I was in school, and had access to a nicely-equipped shop and, most importantly, a laser-cutter. The tennis balls you see are not glued in place; they are held only by different-sized holes in the top and bottom sheets of plywood. The holes on th...
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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/
Turn an Old Bath Tub Into a Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/08PY/J9EH7FZB/F4Z08PYJ9EH7FZB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/08PY/J9EH7FZB/F4Z08PYJ9EH7FZB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/08PY/J9EH7FZB/F4Z08PYJ9EH7FZB.SMALL.jpg eamonwalshdiy The steel bath I used in this Instructable had been used as a trough to hold water so farm animals could drink for many years before becoming obsolete and left to one side to probably end up rotting away. I have no idea where it came from before that. This is a kind of recycling and up cycling proj...
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Wed, 1 Nov 2017 08:04:27 PDT
Hanging Guitar Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-Guitar-Stand/
Hanging Guitar Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/ZC61/GXTKPCQK/F0JZC61GXTKPCQK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/ZC61/GXTKPCQK/F0JZC61GXTKPCQK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/ZC61/GXTKPCQK/F0JZC61GXTKPCQK.SMALL.jpg cgapay I created this guitar stand as a "under $10" secret santa gift using some leftover plywood and stain.  Most of the actual cost went into the hardware. Trace and cut upright arm I used 3/4" leftover plywood for the stand.  Trace out template for upright arm & cut with jigsaw.  The front to back di...
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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/
Benches and Tables Built As Stressed Skin Panels - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/JA6X/JBWJY2V3/FCZJA6XJBWJY2V3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/JA6X/JBWJY2V3/FCZJA6XJBWJY2V3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/JA6X/JBWJY2V3/FCZJA6XJBWJY2V3.SMALL.jpg LanceBuilt The 5-foot bench panel pictured above, with over a thousand pounds of gravel on it, uses 1/4 as much tree to create, yet has the comparable strength of a 2 inch thick solid wood slab. The panel itself weighs less than12lb and is a structural beast!The stressed skin panel is an incredibly efficien...
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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/
Round Top "Timothy" Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/7VCV/IZYGMHHM/FIS7VCVIZYGMHHM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/7VCV/IZYGMHHM/FIS7VCVIZYGMHHM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/7VCV/IZYGMHHM/FIS7VCVIZYGMHHM.SMALL.jpg LazyGuyDIY Round kitchen tables are common, patchwork plank round kitchen tables? Now that's something a little different. Check out the full tutorial for this build from assembling the planks, antiquing the finish and cutting out the big ol' circle on the top. For more tips, tricks & tutorials head on over...
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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/
A 6-poster poly bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/LH09/H6MF3YHT/FVILH09H6MF3YHT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/LH09/H6MF3YHT/FVILH09H6MF3YHT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/LH09/H6MF3YHT/FVILH09H6MF3YHT.SMALL.jpg Natasz I have to say that people in polyamorous relationships don't have it easy when it comes to buying things. There are no tables for three in restaurants, or holiday deals for a family of four adults. And one problem always comes up - all beds that are on the market are for either one or two people. Th...
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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/
How to Make a Reclaimed Tongue & Groove Table Top - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/T3C8/HVQQUFP3/FFMT3C8HVQQUFP3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/T3C8/HVQQUFP3/FFMT3C8HVQQUFP3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/T3C8/HVQQUFP3/FFMT3C8HVQQUFP3.SMALL.jpg denimwoodworks Tools/Supplies:-Rubber Mallet, Chisel, Wood glue, Large metal bar clamps, Shop rags, Panel or skill saw, Compound miter saw (optional), Orbital or belt Sander/ Sand paper 80, 120, 220, Wood filler and metal spatula (I MADE MINE AT TECHSHOP SAN FRANCISCO --- techshop.ws)Step 1 - Find or buy some tong...
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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/
Ikea Bed Hack (RYKENE) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/XSP2/H2TJ4LC5/F9TXSP2H2TJ4LC5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/XSP2/H2TJ4LC5/F9TXSP2H2TJ4LC5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/XSP2/H2TJ4LC5/F9TXSP2H2TJ4LC5.SMALL.jpg luch I bought this bed frame a few years ago. Since then, I have always wanted to alter the bed to make it stronger and a little more sophisticated.  The revisions that I have made:     - Increased the height to approximately 20" from the top of the mattress to the floor    - Upholstered the headboard...
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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