Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 28 May 2017 08:12:12 PDT BLOX v1.01 Make a shadow box http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-shadow-box/
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Thu, 10 Sep 2015 08:03:09 PDT
Flexy Rack (with MDF staining tips) http://www.instructables.com/id/Flexy-Rack-with-MDF-staining-tips/
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Tue, 9 Nov 2010 10:31:24 PST
Perfect size DIY polish shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Perfect-size-DIY-polish-shelf/
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Sun, 11 Oct 2015 13:45:33 PDT
Heavy Duty Porch Swing http://www.instructables.com/id/Heavy-Duty-Porch-Swing/
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Sun, 14 Sep 2008 16:29:41 PDT
Fire Pit Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Pit-Coffee-Table/
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Sat, 20 May 2017 13:39:24 PDT
Dresser to Bench Thingy http://www.instructables.com/id/Dresser-to-Bench-Thingy/
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Wed, 9 Dec 2015 20:55:04 PST
Star Wars Dining Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Dining-Table/
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 07:32:44 PST
DIY Custom Stencil and Stain Furniture! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Custom-Stencil-and-Stain-Furniture/
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Thu, 20 Sep 2012 07:46:12 PDT
Restoring an old park bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-an-old-park-bench/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 06:32:15 PDT
Gear Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Gear-Table/
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 19:03:05 PST
Make a table out of those old wheels in your garage http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-table-out-of-those-old-wheels-in-your-garag/
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Fri, 13 Nov 2009 16:44:01 PST
Door Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Door-Table/
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Sat, 9 Oct 2010 20:22:02 PDT
Desk / Worktable http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-Worktable/
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Fri, 27 May 2016 07:48:48 PDT
Vintage Chair to Vintage Flair (Upholstering a Wooden Chair) http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Chair-to-Vintage-Flair-Upholstering-a-Woo/
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Thu, 23 May 2013 09:26:25 PDT
Extensible Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Extensible-Stool/
Extensible Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/KB9T/IFK0YN0H/F6RKB9TIFK0YN0H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/KB9T/IFK0YN0H/F6RKB9TIFK0YN0H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/KB9T/IFK0YN0H/F6RKB9TIFK0YN0H.SMALL.jpg YAMASHIATKEN This stool is for TenkaizuBudokai 4th (Stool contest at Hidakuma Akimatsuri 2015). This extends to left and right by pulling. How to make1.3D print.2.Cut MDF using a laser cutting machine.3.Assemble all parts.Material : PLA, MDF2.5mm 1820×910mm 2sheets.Size : W85-500,H300,D300[Data]http://www.thingi...
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Fri, 9 Oct 2015 23:58:20 PDT
Kivik one seat section with one arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Kivik-one-seat-section-with-one-arm/
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Sun, 22 Aug 2010 23:53:36 PDT
Broad Pallet Patio Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/Broad-Pallet-Patio-Furniture-1/
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Mon, 3 Sep 2012 12:34:34 PDT
A Table from Discarded Wood Flooring http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Table-From-Discarded-Wood-Flooring/
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Sat, 11 Feb 2017 18:03:18 PST
Big oak desk from kitchen worktops http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-oak-desk-from-kitchen-worktops/
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Mon, 8 Sep 2008 01:57:32 PDT
DIY digital piano stand http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-digital-piano-stand/
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Mon, 20 Feb 2012 19:55:36 PST
Easy Parsons Table / Console / Entryway Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Parsons-Table/
Easy Parsons Table / Console / Entryway Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/6THX/HJKC0RWH/FX46THXHJKC0RWH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/6THX/HJKC0RWH/FX46THXHJKC0RWH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/6THX/HJKC0RWH/FX46THXHJKC0RWH.SMALL.jpg ashley nicole catherine My husband and I have been looking for a compact, sleek console for our entryway on and off for months. We live in a small apartment (900 sq ft) and needed something that would add interest, not bulk, but we couldn't find anything that would fit our space and price point. And then it hit me: we can...
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Fri, 26 Jul 2013 18:40:36 PDT
Pallet Wood Nightstand (with Minimal Tools) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wood-Nightstand-with-Minimal-Tools/
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 08:52:25 PST
Laminated 2X4 Work Tables http://www.instructables.com/id/Laminated-2X4-Work-Tables/
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Sun, 2 Apr 2017 06:30:29 PDT
DIY Bed with storage for under $100 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bed-with-storage-for-under-100/
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Fri, 21 Aug 2009 10:43:38 PDT
GroundFX Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/GroundFX-Bed/
GroundFX Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/VCK0/J0MOQXB2/FZ3VCK0J0MOQXB2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/VCK0/J0MOQXB2/FZ3VCK0J0MOQXB2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/VCK0/J0MOQXB2/FZ3VCK0J0MOQXB2.SMALL.jpg jeff-o Throw away your clumsy old steel frame bed. You deserve a bed that looks like it’s floating! And glows! And is impossible to stub your toe on! And most importantly - that you built with your own hands. You may have seen something like this online before, but I’ve made some improvements that make it ...
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Sat, 25 Mar 2017 21:40:47 PDT
Foam Mattress Bed Frame for under $100 http://www.instructables.com/id/Foam-Mattress-Bed-Frame-for-Under-100/
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Wed, 17 Aug 2016 19:17:07 PDT
D.I.Y Aquarium Wooden Pine Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Aquarium-Stand/
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Sat, 5 Mar 2016 12:59:57 PST
DIY Storage Benches http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Storage-Benches/
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 19:22:13 PST
How to make a PVC chair http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-PVC-chair/
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Mon, 20 Jan 2014 19:33:48 PST
Modern Farm Table With Hairpin Legs for Under $200 http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Farm-Table-With-Hairpin-Legs-for-Under-200/
Modern Farm Table With Hairpin Legs for Under $200 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/P7GX/IWMQT5MR/FA0P7GXIWMQT5MR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/P7GX/IWMQT5MR/FA0P7GXIWMQT5MR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/P7GX/IWMQT5MR/FA0P7GXIWMQT5MR.SMALL.jpg stevereiser Farm tables seem to be pretty popular this year, so I figured I'd go ahead an build one for our house. After trying to find good deals on reclaimed wood to use, I decided to go the opposite direction and save money by using the cheapest wood, pine.Building the table was also one of the easiest and ...
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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 17:07:33 PST
2x4 Bar Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/2x4-Bar-Stool/
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By: adamf135

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Tue, 7 Mar 2017 16:37:49 PST
How to Glitter Your Furniture : The Easy Way http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Glitter-Your-Furiture-The-Easy-Way/
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By: Crystal_Torres

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Sun, 10 May 2015 15:45:19 PDT
Quick and easy resurface for folding tables (and other tables too!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-easy-resurface-for-folding-tables-and-o/
Quick and easy resurface for folding tables (and other tables too!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/TLS6/F7OAIF8D/FGMTLS6F7OAIF8D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/TLS6/F7OAIF8D/FGMTLS6F7OAIF8D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/TLS6/F7OAIF8D/FGMTLS6F7OAIF8D.SMALL.jpg TheRealAnubis My wife did this project from start to finish. I took the pictures, picked out the tiles, and put together this instructable. *** I wouldn't do this to any valuable table, or to a quality wood table. Once these tiles are stuck down, they could damage the table if you try to remove them. This t...
By: TheRealAnubis

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Fri, 12 Oct 2007 06:50:57 PDT
Mid-Century Modern Style Coffee Table made with Plyboo (Bamboo Plywood) http://www.instructables.com/id/Mid-Century-Style-Coffee-Table-made-with-Plyboo-Ba/
Mid-Century Modern Style Coffee Table made with Plyboo (Bamboo Plywood) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/YYEJ/IERC75W8/FCSYYEJIERC75W8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/YYEJ/IERC75W8/FCSYYEJIERC75W8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/YYEJ/IERC75W8/FCSYYEJIERC75W8.SMALL.jpg Ypink I came upon some Plyboo, a new material made from laminated bamboo. Its a very attractive surface, with geometric end-grain. The laminate is dense, stable and quite expensive, so I didn't want to waste it.I had just enough for a coffee table, designing a open faced, split shelf 17" H table with roun...
By: Ypink

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Sat, 19 Sep 2015 18:34:54 PDT
Bottle Cap Tray Table With Grout and Resin http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottle-Cap-Tray-Table-With-Grout-and-Resin/
Bottle Cap Tray Table With Grout and Resin - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/T6FC/IZQA5X9T/F8DT6FCIZQA5X9T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/T6FC/IZQA5X9T/F8DT6FCIZQA5X9T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/T6FC/IZQA5X9T/F8DT6FCIZQA5X9T.SMALL.jpg Aerynna I first saw a bottle cap table on Pinterest a number of years ago and knew I had to make one because they're just so cool!I've been collecting bottle caps for a while now with this project in mind. I've even been known to inform people how to 'correctly' remove them so that they don't bend...I knew ...
By: Aerynna

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Thu, 2 Mar 2017 05:46:50 PST
The Amazing Bucket Stool! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Amazing-Bucket-Stool/
The Amazing Bucket Stool! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/L319/IZQA3DGT/F8VL319IZQA3DGT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/L319/IZQA3DGT/F8VL319IZQA3DGT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/L319/IZQA3DGT/F8VL319IZQA3DGT.SMALL.jpg wonderfulidea We love to create pop-up workshops for playful explorations of art, science and technology, and setting up a good workshop space is a tricky business. You need to quickly create a space that is inviting, functional, and comfortable, where people can spend a long time getting deeply engaged with an i...
By: wonderfulidea

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Tue, 28 Feb 2017 17:30:18 PST
Fixing the edge of a chipped marble tabletop with sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-the-edge-of-a-chipped-marble-tabletop-with-/
Fixing the edge of a chipped marble tabletop with sugru - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/T6D9/HJ605MAD/F7UT6D9HJ605MAD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/T6D9/HJ605MAD/F7UT6D9HJ605MAD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/T6D9/HJ605MAD/F7UT6D9HJ605MAD.SMALL.jpg s.jensen The edges of our marble composite tabletop were chipping and cracking; the uneven jagged edges were scraping up against those sitting at the table.  We decided to use sugru to smooth out the edges.   clean the area First make sure the edge of the chipped composite marble is clean.  decide on yo...
By: s.jensen

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Wed, 17 Jul 2013 18:37:15 PDT
Conceal pistol on Headboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Conceal-pistol-on-Headboard/
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By: pipelinerpoke

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Tue, 16 Oct 2012 17:07:44 PDT
Make It: Mid-Century Modern Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-It-Mid-Century-Modern-Bench/
Make It: Mid-Century Modern Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/5WAU/IZ6CTBRY/FS05WAUIZ6CTBRY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/5WAU/IZ6CTBRY/FS05WAUIZ6CTBRY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/5WAU/IZ6CTBRY/FS05WAUIZ6CTBRY.SMALL.jpg makerandco I saw a picture of this bench in a couple of interior design magazines, fell in love with it, and before I knew it, I'd embarked upon making my own. The internet is full of both very pricey versions of this bench (retailing for stupid prices - $1,000 USD upwards) and cheaper knock offs ($300 or so)...
By: makerandco

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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:53:54 PST
12 Storage Tote Shelving System $50.00 http://www.instructables.com/id/12-Storage-Tote-Shelving-System-5000/
12 Storage Tote Shelving System $50.00 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/HGKL/GHFK80QX/FLFHGKLGHFK80QX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/HGKL/GHFK80QX/FLFHGKLGHFK80QX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/HGKL/GHFK80QX/FLFHGKLGHFK80QX.SMALL.jpg TabbyDeAnne Hello all! Today I wanted to share with you how I made my storage bin shelving system for my garage. It holds 12 totes! Here is a short story why I made this instead of purchasing one. I have over 40 totes in my garage. I needed a sturdy shelving system to organize them so I could still get to one ...
By: TabbyDeAnne

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Tue, 14 Dec 2010 12:57:59 PST
The Scrap Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Scrap-Stool/
The Scrap Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/Y567/IYYTFL7H/FG4Y567IYYTFL7H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/Y567/IYYTFL7H/FG4Y567IYYTFL7H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/Y567/IYYTFL7H/FG4Y567IYYTFL7H.SMALL.jpg nikbentel A little bit about the stoolThe goal of the scrap stool is to reconsider the manufacturing process and labor costs in making a stool. I began this project by asking local paper businesses to put their paper waste into trashcans that I pre-filled with a slow drying glue.By discarding their paper was...
By: nikbentel

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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 19:03:33 PST
Pvc toddler chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Pvc-toddler-chair/
Pvc toddler chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/IOGL/HURHTXJ0/FSHIOGLHURHTXJ0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/IOGL/HURHTXJ0/FSHIOGLHURHTXJ0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/IOGL/HURHTXJ0/FSHIOGLHURHTXJ0.SMALL.jpg nramirez10 First off, This is my first instructable. This isnt my original idea but i haven't ever came across an instructable for how to make this so i decided to make one to share with every one. the original instructions that i found was on one of the first links on google after searching "pvc toddler chair...
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Sun, 4 May 2014 15:10:50 PDT
Wall Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Bed-1/
Wall Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/WPA3/HPRIE1J4/FNKWPA3HPRIE1J4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/WPA3/HPRIE1J4/FNKWPA3HPRIE1J4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/WPA3/HPRIE1J4/FNKWPA3HPRIE1J4.SMALL.jpg mass37 I decided to make a wall bed (Murphy bed) to save space and double as an office. This is for a full size bed.Materials:2x8 - 12 ft (If I did it again I would have gotten 2x10)2x4 - 10 ft8in gate hinges - 2Size 14 screws for gate - 8Size 14 bolts and nuts - 23" screwsA full size bunk bed frame DrillS...
By: mass37

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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 16:19:56 PST
Floating Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Bench/
Floating Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/QJSU/HXG6QD68/F4KQJSUHXG6QD68.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/QJSU/HXG6QD68/F4KQJSUHXG6QD68.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/QJSU/HXG6QD68/F4KQJSUHXG6QD68.SMALL.jpg maynardmade DIY = make your own floating bench and sew your own cushions! Step 1: Brackets Start with placing brackets into the wall. We did 6 just to be safe and to be able to hold a lot of weight Step 2: Lay the wood Measure out your wood to place on the brackets and secure Step 3: Paint Paint your d...
By: maynardmade

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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:49:25 PDT
TV Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/TV-Stand-3/
TV Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/F6P6/IEOP6DN8/FBSF6P6IEOP6DN8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/F6P6/IEOP6DN8/FBSF6P6IEOP6DN8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/F6P6/IEOP6DN8/FBSF6P6IEOP6DN8.SMALL.jpg BeConi Hi,This is my first attemp to make an instructables (or more of a way to show what i made). I'm sorry about my writing/grammar/spelling mistakes (i'm from finland), google translate is not so good.We needed a new tvstand for our livingroom, so i went and build a new one. Sorry about that i don't hav...
By: BeConi

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Sat, 19 Sep 2015 06:19:03 PDT
nap tub http://www.instructables.com/id/Nap-Tub/
nap tub - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/P2JY/IYOQPYBU/F9QP2JYIYOQPYBU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/P2JY/IYOQPYBU/F9QP2JYIYOQPYBU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/P2JY/IYOQPYBU/F9QP2JYIYOQPYBU.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Take your napping to the next level by transforming a claw foot tub into a relaxing day lounger, combining two favorites into one: style, and napping.The classic aesthetic of the claw foot tub shouldn't just be relegated to the bathroom, but celebrated out in the open for all to admire. This real ca...
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Mon, 6 Feb 2017 09:36:01 PST
DIY Faux Fireplace with Hidden Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Faux-Fireplace-With-Hidden-Storage/
DIY Faux Fireplace with Hidden Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/SBM5/IY4QG59Y/FRBSBM5IY4QG59Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/SBM5/IY4QG59Y/FRBSBM5IY4QG59Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/SBM5/IY4QG59Y/FRBSBM5IY4QG59Y.SMALL.jpg DIYgiveaways So we moved into our new house last summer and, naturally, because of the season, we didn't really think much about the house not having a fireplace. It wasn't until Christmas started to creep up on us that we realized we didn't have a place to hang our stockings!Our convo went a little like this:Wi...
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Sat, 21 Jan 2017 22:50:10 PST
Easy way to make a drop-leaf dining table http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-way-to-make-a-drop-leaf-dining-table/
Easy way to make a drop-leaf dining table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/S7BV/IAG0LNUN/F0GS7BVIAG0LNUN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/S7BV/IAG0LNUN/F0GS7BVIAG0LNUN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/S7BV/IAG0LNUN/F0GS7BVIAG0LNUN.SMALL.jpg dezine I have received plenty of requests on how to make a drop-leaf table and most of the instructions you find are extremely complex. This DIY round drop-leaf table is easy enough for anyone to make. The tables shown here are designs that quite easily be done as a DIY project using table legs that are av...
By: dezine

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Wed, 3 Jun 2015 12:25:09 PDT
Reclaimed Corner Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Corner-Desk/
Reclaimed Corner Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/GZA8/IXLA6Y5H/FX3GZA8IXLA6Y5H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/GZA8/IXLA6Y5H/FX3GZA8IXLA6Y5H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/GZA8/IXLA6Y5H/FX3GZA8IXLA6Y5H.SMALL.jpg eLVirus88 The desk in my home office is an absolute wreck! It is amazing that anything gets done in there, and an upgrade is way overdue.Presented with a large supply of reclaimed wood, I set out to solve my workspace woes. The result is this simple to build and super functional corner desk. Follow along to s...
By: eLVirus88

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Thu, 5 Jan 2017 22:09:35 PST
Wraparound Desk Made From One Sheet of Plywood, 2 Filing Cabinets http://www.instructables.com/id/Wraparound-Desk-Made-From-One-Sheet-of-Plywood%2c-2-/
Wraparound Desk Made From One Sheet of Plywood, 2 Filing Cabinets - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/K3RY/F0ZSTGMX/F7PK3RYF0ZSTGMX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/K3RY/F0ZSTGMX/F7PK3RYF0ZSTGMX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/K3RY/F0ZSTGMX/F7PK3RYF0ZSTGMX.SMALL.jpg themostbob Five years ago I wanted a desk. When I was a kid my mother made a desk out of an interior door and two filing cabinets. I already had one filing cabinet about 29 inches tall, so I bought another the same height and tried the desk out.It blew. It was ugly, tended to slide by itself, I hit my hip o...
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Sun, 29 Apr 2007 23:41:04 PDT