Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 22 Sep 2017 18:24:32 PDT BLOX v1.01 Folding Adirondack Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Adirondack-Chair/
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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/
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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
Big Sturdy Loft http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Sturdy-Loft/
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Mon, 17 Jul 2006 08:37:16 PDT
LACK SideTable mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Lack-SideTable-mod/
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Wed, 25 Jan 2012 14:30:19 PST
Basic Work Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Work-Table/
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Wed, 17 Feb 2010 16:53:19 PST
Turn your office chair into a simple motion simulator! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-your-officechair-into-a-simple-motion-simulat/
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Tue, 25 Sep 2007 10:23:19 PDT
DIY White Concrete Table W/ Live-Edge Maple Inlay http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-White-Concrete-Table-W-Live-Edge-Maple-Inlay/
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Tue, 22 Aug 2017 06:23:35 PDT
Metal and Wood Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-and-Wood-Table-made-at-Techshop-wwwtechs/
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Fri, 10 Aug 2012 00:04:42 PDT
a Better Baby Gate http://www.instructables.com/id/a-Better-Baby-Gate/
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Tue, 12 Dec 2006 12:59:58 PST
Bookcase Bed with Hidden Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Bookcase-Bed-with-Hidden-Storage/
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Mon, 14 May 2012 01:05:08 PDT
ADA-compliant Picnic Tables http://www.instructables.com/id/ADA-compliant-Picnic-Tables/
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Fri, 27 Apr 2012 03:23:40 PDT
Ikea Ivar Computer Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Ivar-Computer-Desk/
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Sun, 15 Jan 2012 12:01:31 PST
DIY 2-Tier Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-2-Tier-Coffee-Table/
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Fri, 2 Sep 2011 08:42:37 PDT
How to: Convert a dresser into a bathroom vanity http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Convert-a-dresser-into-a-bathroom-vanity/
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Thu, 24 Sep 2015 12:29:55 PDT
Outdoor table with ice box cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-table-with-ice-box-cooler/
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Sun, 20 Sep 2015 08:28:57 PDT
Comic Book Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Comic-Book-Coffee-Table/
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Mon, 28 Jan 2013 23:50:48 PST
Barreras anticaida para la cama usando PVC http://www.instructables.com/id/Barreras-anticaida-para-la-cama-usando-PVC/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 12:12:29 PDT
DIY Plywood Coffee Table Made With One Sheet of Plywood - Woodworking http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Plywood-Coffee-Table-Made-With-One-Sheet-of-Pl/
DIY Plywood Coffee Table Made With One Sheet of Plywood - Woodworking - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/OUKC/J4IPZ8RF/FDOOUKCJ4IPZ8RF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/OUKC/J4IPZ8RF/FDOOUKCJ4IPZ8RF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/OUKC/J4IPZ8RF/FDOOUKCJ4IPZ8RF.SMALL.jpg craftedworkshop In this Instructable, I'll walk you through how to build a DIY plywood coffee table using a single sheet of plywood. This project was built with my two co-hosts from the Crafted Podcast while attending the Skiatook Adventure Video Woodworkers 2017 event in Skiatook, Oklahoma this past weekend. Let's...
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Fri, 30 Jun 2017 13:55:35 PDT
Simple Door Hinges http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Door-Hinges/
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Wed, 17 Nov 2010 02:46:23 PST
Indoor Pet Barrier - Make It Yourself http://www.instructables.com/id/Indoor-Pet-Barrier-Make-It-Yourself/
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Wed, 31 Jul 2013 08:44:26 PDT
THE BED http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-BED/
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Sun, 15 May 2016 18:15:26 PDT
MORE NOMAD FURNITURE: A Folding Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/MORE-NOMAD-FURNITURE-A-Folding-Desk/
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Thu, 18 Oct 2007 14:20:02 PDT
The impossible sofa bed http://www.instructables.com/id/The-impossible-sofa-bed/
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Sat, 26 Feb 2011 11:12:21 PST
State Glow Table http://www.instructables.com/id/State-Glow-Table/
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 11:57:31 PST
Adirondack Rocking Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Adirondack-Rocking-Chair/
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Tue, 8 Mar 2016 10:44:15 PST
How to Build a Farmhouse Table and Benches for $250 | Woodworking DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Farmhouse-Table-and-Benches-for-250/
How to Build a Farmhouse Table and Benches for $250 | Woodworking DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/C78U/J3YPNDQT/FNMC78UJ3YPNDQT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/C78U/J3YPNDQT/FNMC78UJ3YPNDQT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/C78U/J3YPNDQT/FNMC78UJ3YPNDQT.SMALL.jpg craftedworkshop In this Instructable, I'll show you how to build a farmhouse dining table and matching benches using construction lumber. The total cost of materials is less than $250 for the table and two benches! Let's get started.Don't miss the build video above for a lot more detail! Gather Materials & Tools ...
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Thu, 15 Jun 2017 10:48:45 PDT
Patio Chair Re-build http://www.instructables.com/id/Patio-Chair-Re-build/
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Fri, 29 May 2015 10:14:03 PDT
Cardboard coffee table http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-coffee-table/
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Wed, 16 Jul 2008 17:47:56 PDT
IKEA Lack Infinity Table http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Lack-Infinity-Table/
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By: MrCheatak

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Fri, 11 Nov 2016 11:21:03 PST
Dining Table Made from a Reclaimed Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Dining-Table-Made-from-a-Reclaimed-Door/
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Sat, 7 Apr 2012 05:37:59 PDT
Reclaimed Wood L-Shaped Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-L-Shaped-Desk/
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By: FlorianBecker

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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 20:15:34 PDT
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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By: wsgspeed

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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/
Perfect size DIY polish shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/3GQV/IFLEC4N2/FJ23GQVIFLEC4N2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/3GQV/IFLEC4N2/FJ23GQVIFLEC4N2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/3GQV/IFLEC4N2/FJ23GQVIFLEC4N2.SMALL.jpg varilaszlo The making of this polish shelf is easy and cheap.Needed:wood sawtape measurecaliperdrill20x40mm lath20x50 L shape lathwood gluesteel platebolts Side laths 1. do some measure marking then cut the size of the side laths.2. mark a radius, then cut it and rasping it. Mark the grooves for the L lat...
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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/
Heavy Duty Porch Swing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/SGGB/FKX1DAPB/FMRSGGBFKX1DAPB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/SGGB/FKX1DAPB/FMRSGGBFKX1DAPB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/SGGB/FKX1DAPB/FMRSGGBFKX1DAPB.SMALL.jpg dragonvpm When I first saw my house, I fell in love with the front porch that runs along the entire front side. It's huge (about 8' x 35') and the perfect spot for a porch swing. However, I'm a hair under 6'2 and I used to play rugby so I am most assuredly not petite or dainty. When I tried to find a nice sw...
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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/
Fire Pit Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/4KCB/J2UPJWV0/FFB4KCBJ2UPJWV0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/4KCB/J2UPJWV0/FFB4KCBJ2UPJWV0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/4KCB/J2UPJWV0/FFB4KCBJ2UPJWV0.SMALL.gif dalegribble I fell in love with the concept of having a little gas space heater on my screened in porch. I looked around and noticed a lot of different styles and shapes. But none quite fit my level of DIYness. So, I do the only logical thing. See how they built theirs, copy and paste. I hope that you can ...
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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/
Dresser to Bench Thingy - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F05/OCZU/IHZ8ZJE3/F05OCZUIHZ8ZJE3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F05/OCZU/IHZ8ZJE3/F05OCZUIHZ8ZJE3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F05/OCZU/IHZ8ZJE3/F05OCZUIHZ8ZJE3.SMALL.jpg kooler my neighbor saw a Pinterest post and I had to get to work.. Old dresser this is what I begin with. it is a youth dresser that my neighbor gave me. his mother wanted me to make it in to one of those bench thingys she saw on Pinterest.. so here goes.. Reinforcements here is were I torn it a...
By: kooler

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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/
Star Wars Dining Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/N4HU/IIGEBD9U/FA3N4HUIIGEBD9U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/N4HU/IIGEBD9U/FA3N4HUIIGEBD9U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/N4HU/IIGEBD9U/FA3N4HUIIGEBD9U.SMALL.jpg -blockfuneral- This project stemmed from my sister's dire need for a dining room table, my desire to push my creative boundaries, and mine and my sister's love for Star Wars. As a college student living in an apartment, my sister had little money for furniture, and it just so happened that I needed a new project f...
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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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By: doodlecraft

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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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By: 1o_o7

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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 06:32:15 PDT
Gear Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Gear-Table/
Gear Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F38/AREF/IJHHJ4U5/F38AREFIJHHJ4U5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F38/AREF/IJHHJ4U5/F38AREFIJHHJ4U5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F38/AREF/IJHHJ4U5/F38AREFIJHHJ4U5.SMALL.jpg TylerSpeirBradford This was a project i did for an event called Dining by design back in 2014. I wanted to create an interactive piece that people could have fun with. It was quite a hit and I would love to keep exploring this theme.
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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/
Make a table out of those old wheels in your garage - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/DZE3/G1ZGTTDT/FKADZE3G1ZGTTDT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/DZE3/G1ZGTTDT/FKADZE3G1ZGTTDT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/DZE3/G1ZGTTDT/FKADZE3G1ZGTTDT.SMALL.jpg fillg I could tell you a really long sob story but suffice it to say I had 4 really nice looking wheels (with tires) on a shelf in my garage. They were all bent just enough that they vibrated really bad when they were on the car but not so bad that they looked bent. So rather than leave them taking up spa...
By: fillg

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Fri, 13 Nov 2009 16:44:01 PST
Door Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Door-Table/
Door Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/4V4A/GF07059V/FRI4V4AGF07059V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/4V4A/GF07059V/FRI4V4AGF07059V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/4V4A/GF07059V/FRI4V4AGF07059V.SMALL.jpg wholman Old doors make great tables -- they're the right size and shape, and usually made of good solid wood instead of that hollow-core nonsense you find in houses today.  The only problem is finding a way to flush out the panels so the surface is continuous and flat.  I have seen tables that fill the pane...
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Sat, 9 Oct 2010 20:22:02 PDT
Desk / Worktable http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-Worktable/
Desk / Worktable - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/IN2Q/IOOXL58F/FLWIN2QIOOXL58F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/IN2Q/IOOXL58F/FLWIN2QIOOXL58F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/IN2Q/IOOXL58F/FLWIN2QIOOXL58F.SMALL.jpg conglomeration For this project, I used six 2 x 4's1 1/4" screws ( 2 at each joint if you use good glue. 16 total)2" screws ( About 8 should do nicely)3" screws ( I used 2 on each rail end. 12 total)gluescrap laminate topThis desk project was built for Pam. She asked me to make a simple work table/desk for herart ...
By: conglomeration

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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/
Vintage Chair to Vintage Flair (Upholstering a Wooden Chair) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F65/YH7L/HH11QNPE/F65YH7LHH11QNPE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F65/YH7L/HH11QNPE/F65YH7LHH11QNPE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F65/YH7L/HH11QNPE/F65YH7LHH11QNPE.SMALL.jpg v_barnett2002 My daughter came back from college for the summer and wanted an upholstered arm chair for her bedroom.  Since, as I mentioned, I have a kid in college, buying a new arm chair wasn't in the budget.  Nor was I crazy about buying used fabric covered furniture because of bedbugs, smoke, pet odors, etc. ...
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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/
A Table from Discarded Wood Flooring - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/M8CM/IYYTA7HL/F1YM8CMIYYTA7HL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/M8CM/IYYTA7HL/F1YM8CMIYYTA7HL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/M8CM/IYYTA7HL/F1YM8CMIYYTA7HL.SMALL.jpg chadmikell A friend of mine grabbed some old wood floor planks that were being thrown out. They were from a local historic building that was being remodeled. He asked me to make a table top from them. He gave me the dimensions he wanted and said he wanted it framed in something black and to keep the original f...
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Sat, 11 Feb 2017 18:03:18 PST