Instructables: exploring - workshop - home-renovation - wood - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 30 Aug 2016 19:45:10 PDT BLOX v1.01 Paint Realistic Faux Wood Grain http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-Realistic-Faux-Wood-Grain/
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Tue, 27 Dec 2011 07:32:23 PST
How to strip paint from an old door. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-strip-paint-from-an-old-door/
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Thu, 8 Mar 2012 17:34:58 PST
How to remove a wood stove? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-remove-a-wood-stove/
How to remove a wood stove? - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/4LNH/G9NGTRR1/FU54LNHG9NGTRR1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/4LNH/G9NGTRR1/FU54LNHG9NGTRR1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/4LNH/G9NGTRR1/FU54LNHG9NGTRR1.SMALL.jpg ahsenjaffer So you are debating whether to pay someone or DIY remove your wood stove.  You should give this a go only if: 1) There are at least 2 people available 2) All involved are healthy enough to do heavy lifting Otherwise pay someone to avoid any possible injury.   You will need the following: * Screw...
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Sun, 25 Jul 2010 15:42:57 PDT
Repairing a rotted wall or floor joist http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-a-rotted-wall-or-floor-joist/
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Sun, 26 Jun 2011 12:25:22 PDT
Wood Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Wall/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 17:13:01 PST
Make a Hidden Gate http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Hidden-Gate/
Make a Hidden Gate - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/3TAK/I1698AIA/FMG3TAKI1698AIA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/3TAK/I1698AIA/FMG3TAKI1698AIA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/3TAK/I1698AIA/FMG3TAKI1698AIA.SMALL.jpg r_anderson_c In this instructable we will make a gate, that from the outside, looks like a normal section of a fence. This is a remix of masoon's secret door.http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-door-that-looks-like-an-8-fence/Materials used include:-two 4"x4"x96" treated posts set about 24" in the ground wit...
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 19:14:39 PDT
Upgrade an OLD Metal Shed Exterior http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrade-an-OLD-Metal-Shed-Exterior/
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 16:50:25 PDT
Homemade Kitchen cabinet door organizers http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Kitchen-cabinet-door-organizers/
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 05:18:55 PDT
Pac Man / Pacman Mosaic Table Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Pac-Man-Pacman-Mosaic-Table-Cover/
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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 12:47:16 PST
Carpenter themed fathers day coat rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Carpenter-themed-fathers-day-coat-rack/
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Fri, 7 Jun 2013 06:41:50 PDT
Architectural Gingerbread http://www.instructables.com/id/Architectural-Gingerbread/
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Mon, 18 Feb 2013 15:26:16 PST
Build a Curved Wooden Fence http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Curved-Wooden-Fence/
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Thu, 2 Feb 2012 14:56:03 PST