Instructables: exploring - workshop - loft http://www.instructables.com Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:51:19 PDT BLOX v1.01 Compact, Modular Living Loft http://www.instructables.com/id/Compact-Modular-Living-Loft/
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Wed, 21 May 2014 01:35:23 PDT
Kid's Monster Truck Loft Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-Truck-Loft-Bed/
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 22:16:38 PDT
Raised cabin bed frame with hidden space http://www.instructables.com/id/Raised-cabin-bed-frame-with-hidden-space/
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Fri, 7 Jun 2013 09:28:40 PDT
How to Build a Lofted College Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Lofted-College-Bed/
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Wed, 13 Feb 2013 23:30:36 PST
Ikea Hack - Pivot TV Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Stolmen-180-Pivot-TV-Mount/
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Mon, 5 Mar 2012 12:22:09 PST
Extreme Loft Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Extreme-Loft-Conversion/
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Sun, 4 Mar 2012 14:20:06 PST
Loft beds with bookshelf ladders http://www.instructables.com/id/Loft-beds-with-bookshelf-ladders/
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Fri, 9 Dec 2011 08:38:25 PST
Loft Bed from reclaimed lumber http://www.instructables.com/id/Loft-Bed-from-reclaimed-lumber/
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Sun, 14 Aug 2011 17:02:10 PDT
Double size Bed Loft! http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-size-Bed-Loft/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/JF0H/GL3JOQV2/FB2JF0HGL3JOQV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/JF0H/GL3JOQV2/FB2JF0HGL3JOQV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/JF0H/GL3JOQV2/FB2JF0HGL3JOQV2.SMALL.jpg larslovespeace DIY Bed Loft for Double Size bed
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Thu, 10 Mar 2011 18:33:40 PST
Platform bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Platform-bed/
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Sat, 18 Sep 2010 08:20:05 PDT
Loft Beds http://www.instructables.com/id/Loft-Beds-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/0DIC/GD2JK54P/FWH0DICGD2JK54P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/0DIC/GD2JK54P/FWH0DICGD2JK54P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/0DIC/GD2JK54P/FWH0DICGD2JK54P.SMALL.jpg frenzy When space is tight a loft bed could mean the difference between efficiency and disorganization. Take a look at these loft bed instructables from around the site to find something to spruce up that college dorm or apartment. Big Sturdy Loft For my weekend project, I built a big 8'x8'x7' loft fro...
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Thu, 26 Aug 2010 12:28:16 PDT
College Bed Loft (Twin XL) http://www.instructables.com/id/College-Bed-Loft-Twin-XL/
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Sun, 19 Jul 2009 16:43:32 PDT
Loft Beds http://www.instructables.com/id/Loft-Beds/
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Thu, 1 Jan 2009 11:14:43 PST
My Loft Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Loft-Workshop/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/TF7N/FOWZOGTJ/F0OTF7NFOWZOGTJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/TF7N/FOWZOGTJ/F0OTF7NFOWZOGTJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/TF7N/FOWZOGTJ/F0OTF7NFOWZOGTJ.SMALL.jpg jinventive Here are a few picture of my loft workspace where I spend most of my spare time, tinkering with electronic things and making things. I took the pictures after I had cleaned it out so don't think that I can keep it that tidy all of the time with the amount of things I do. The workshop is in my loft w...
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Mon, 22 Dec 2008 23:50:27 PST
Pipe Loft Bed - Galvanized Steel http://www.instructables.com/id/Pipe-Loft-Bed-Galvanized-Steel/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/MKDN/FM2CT4LP/FXNMKDNFM2CT4LP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/MKDN/FM2CT4LP/FXNMKDNFM2CT4LP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/MKDN/FM2CT4LP/FXNMKDNFM2CT4LP.SMALL.jpg Dorkfish92 Here is the pipe loft bed that I made. The original bed was created by Nerdologist, except mine is made out of galvanized steel pipe instead of black iron. Also, my bed is twin while Nerdologist's is full. The original Instructable can be found here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Pipe-Loft-Bed/ ...
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Sun, 12 Oct 2008 07:59:45 PDT
Loft Bed/Theater Cave AKA "The Beast" http://www.instructables.com/id/Loft-BedTheater-Cave-AKA-The-Beast/
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Thu, 14 Feb 2008 10:44:24 PST
Pipe Loft Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Pipe-Loft-Bed/
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Fri, 4 Jan 2008 23:58:55 PST
Turn an Empty Stairwell into a Storage Loft http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-Empty-Stairwell-into-a-Storage-Loft/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/KUWB/F9N2DYSB/FW5KUWBF9N2DYSB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/KUWB/F9N2DYSB/FW5KUWBF9N2DYSB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/KUWB/F9N2DYSB/FW5KUWBF9N2DYSB.SMALL.jpg noahw If you are in need of some more storage space and you've got an empty stairwell you can build yourself a loft and store all of your junk up there. My apartment is big - it's one of those live/work johnnys that is just a big empty space. The down side is that we have very few closets, and as such, n...
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Fri, 30 Nov 2007 15:16:06 PST
Big Sturdy Loft http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Sturdy-Loft/
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Mon, 17 Jul 2006 08:37:16 PDT
loft bed http://www.instructables.com/id/loft-bed/
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Wed, 21 Sep 2005 12:33:22 PDT