Instructables: exploring - workshop - storage - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 2 Jul 2015 20:01:28 PDT BLOX v1.01 Ah Ha! Take that single bed box spring no one wants, you're useful again. http://www.instructables.com/id/Ah-Ha-Take-that-single-bed-box-spring-no-one-wants/
Ah Ha! Take that single bed box spring no one wants, you're useful again. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/XTMZ/IAEJPQJ5/F1QXTMZIAEJPQJ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/XTMZ/IAEJPQJ5/F1QXTMZIAEJPQJ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/XTMZ/IAEJPQJ5/F1QXTMZIAEJPQJ5.SMALL.jpg al3may You know those pesky box springs that you normally inherit from folks when they have a kids twin mattress to get rid of. Well here's something you can do with them, turn them into a pallet wood organizer and even an overhead organizer for other random stuff.I was cleaning out the garage and about to...
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 19:28:58 PDT
Wasted Space: High Garage Storage Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Wasted-Space-High-Garage-Storage-Shelves/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 16:46:25 PDT
Grinder disc storage (20-30) easiest and simplest http://www.instructables.com/id/Grinder-disc-storage-20-30-easiest-and-simplest/
Grinder disc storage (20-30) easiest and simplest - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/QEOW/IA0WE1BR/FH3QEOWIA0WE1BR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/QEOW/IA0WE1BR/FH3QEOWIA0WE1BR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/QEOW/IA0WE1BR/FH3QEOWIA0WE1BR.SMALL.jpg dewanm I will show you how to store 20-30 4' grinder disc most simply and effortlessly MATERIALS Grab an old DVD box Sort out your grinder discs 4' sort out your grinding discs (4' size) in the pic i showed 1 rough sand paper disc , 1 smooth sand paper disc, 1 diamond cutting disc, 1 grinding disc,...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 07:42:22 PDT
Secret Storage Floating Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Storage-Floating-Desk/
Secret Storage Floating Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/0GUQ/I9YC42Y5/FY50GUQI9YC42Y5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/0GUQ/I9YC42Y5/FY50GUQI9YC42Y5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/0GUQ/I9YC42Y5/FY50GUQI9YC42Y5.SMALL.jpg EnJoneer So I got bored of my regular corner desk and decided to build a floating desk into the corner alcove of my room to replace it. Then, I thought 'If I'm going to build a desk anyway, why not make it some funky james bond style desk?'..... so I decided to give it hidden storage compartments, and lights...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 17:33:26 PDT
Watchmaker toolbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Watchmaker-toolbox/
Watchmaker toolbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/93ZG/I9WYNMTK/FK193ZGI9WYNMTK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/93ZG/I9WYNMTK/FK193ZGI9WYNMTK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/93ZG/I9WYNMTK/FK193ZGI9WYNMTK.SMALL.jpg JérémyF1 So I am a watchmaker and I have a lot of tools. But as it is not my full time occupation anymore, I only need a few of them and decided to make this box to carry them around.As I'm a swiss watchmaker, I'm not a native English speaker, so please excuse my mistakes :-) Tools and material You will n...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 09:26:13 PDT
Backyard Barn with Flair http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Barn-with-Flair/
Backyard Barn with Flair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/1C65/I9N3M115/FDO1C65I9N3M115.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/1C65/I9N3M115/FDO1C65I9N3M115.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/1C65/I9N3M115/FDO1C65I9N3M115.SMALL.jpg ceejwells We built a shed. We call it our Barn. Instead of just a flimsy metal storage building, we decided to build something long lasting and nice to look at in our back yard to store bikes and tools. The shed kit cost $1000 at Lowes. After shopping around for wood sheds, this 10x10 with a loft was clearly ...
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Wed, 13 May 2015 13:32:10 PDT
Shopsmith Mobile Storage Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Shopsmith-Mobile-Storage-Cabinet/
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Sun, 3 May 2015 23:53:55 PDT
DIY attic storage assistance http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-attic-storage-assistance/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 17:19:50 PDT
Drill Bit Cabinet w/ French Cleat http://www.instructables.com/id/Drill-Bit-Cabinet-w-French-Cleat/
Drill Bit Cabinet w/ French Cleat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/V1R4/I7MX3MPU/FAYV1R4I7MX3MPU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/V1R4/I7MX3MPU/FAYV1R4I7MX3MPU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/V1R4/I7MX3MPU/FAYV1R4I7MX3MPU.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar This project is all about organization. I never realized how many drill bits I really had around until I thought I should build something to organize them to be right near my drill press. That said this project is really about trying to fit things in as small a space as you can. It could be art supp...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 08:48:30 PDT
From Kids Bunk Bed to Tween Loft Hangout http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Kids-Bunk-Bed-to-Tween-Loft-Hangout/
From Kids Bunk Bed to Tween Loft Hangout - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/OFWS/I7CC6YIM/FHUOFWSI7CC6YIM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/OFWS/I7CC6YIM/FHUOFWSI7CC6YIM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/OFWS/I7CC6YIM/FHUOFWSI7CC6YIM.SMALL.jpg kokoleo My son's bunk bed takes up a lot of space in his small room. He loves sleeping up high but the the rest was just wasted space with junk and dust bunnies underneath. The bottom bed held all his stuffed animals when he was little but now that he's 12 he's given most of those away. Since he's almost a ...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 13:53:18 PDT
Chest Style Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Chest-Style-Bench/
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 11:58:50 PST
R Credenza http://www.instructables.com/id/R-Credenza/
R Credenza - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/17D9/I6HSHZOR/FPR17D9I6HSHZOR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/17D9/I6HSHZOR/FPR17D9I6HSHZOR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/17D9/I6HSHZOR/FPR17D9I6HSHZOR.SMALL.jpg wholman The R Credenza is a compact hutch that takes shape out of a single sheet of plywood, cut by a CNC router. Made of just seven pieces, it snaps together with precise mortise-and-tenon joints and fat yellow ratchet strap. Sliding doors conceal three linear feet of storage, neatly compartmentalized by t...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 19:28:13 PST
The Most Amazingly Versatile, Space Saving Hobby-Project Happy Place!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Most-Amazingly-Versatile-Space-Saving-Hobby-Pr/
The Most Amazingly Versatile, Space Saving Hobby-Project Happy Place!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/IUDD/I66CX1W7/F6HIUDDI66CX1W7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/IUDD/I66CX1W7/F6HIUDDI66CX1W7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/IUDD/I66CX1W7/F6HIUDDI66CX1W7.SMALL.jpg Denver Designer If you are anything like me you are probably short on space with no shortage of ideas for projects you would like to work on. Whether you are still in school (any school will do, middle school, high school, or university) or out in the working world there never seems to be enough space to fit all of...
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 23:17:27 PST
HomeMade Modern DIY Concrete Walnut Nightstand http://www.instructables.com/id/HomeMade-Modern-DIY-Concrete-Walnut-Nightstand/
HomeMade Modern DIY Concrete Walnut Nightstand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/X25I/I63EWEK9/F6WX25II63EWEK9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/X25I/I63EWEK9/F6WX25II63EWEK9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/X25I/I63EWEK9/F6WX25II63EWEK9.SMALL.jpg homemademodern This nightstand consists of an outer concrete shell formed with Legos and a wooden drawer that's faced with a piece of live edge walnut. I'm most proud of this project for its aesthetics. I don't use hardwoods often in my projects because it's expensive, but this piece of live edge walnut came from ...
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 10:17:24 PST
Storage bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Storage-bed-2/
Storage bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/OIVN/I5BS2KWX/FQFOIVNI5BS2KWX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/OIVN/I5BS2KWX/FQFOIVNI5BS2KWX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/OIVN/I5BS2KWX/FQFOIVNI5BS2KWX.SMALL.jpg lyraleperformer this is a bed I made recently to try to maximize the space in my tiny apartment bedroom. Instead of making a wardrobe or buying a similar storage bed at Ikea (that I know will fall apart relatively quickly and would cost me more) I decided to make one. Now most of these instructions aren't going to ...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 14:56:09 PST
$14 Secret Crawlspace Access Door http://www.instructables.com/id/14-Secret-Crawlspace-Access-Door/
$14 Secret Crawlspace Access Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/A1TC/I5GNDFBW/FNRA1TCI5GNDFBW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/A1TC/I5GNDFBW/FNRA1TCI5GNDFBW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/A1TC/I5GNDFBW/FNRA1TCI5GNDFBW.SMALL.jpg Ilovelamp This is a hidden crawlspace access door that I built into my bedroom closet floor. It allows my crawlspace to now serve as a storm shelter, a safe room(a place for my family to hide in case of an intruder), and a storage area. I built it 2-3 years ago and it has been opened and closed 100's of tim...
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 09:29:15 PST
Closet Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Closet-Shelf/
Closet Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/82KV/I4WYY7QM/FPX82KVI4WYY7QM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/82KV/I4WYY7QM/FPX82KVI4WYY7QM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/82KV/I4WYY7QM/FPX82KVI4WYY7QM.SMALL.jpg tlp801 This instructable is about how to put shelving into a closet.Before adding shelves here, everything was stacked on the ground which was a terrible waste of space and difficult to keep organized. I've intended on doing this project for some time now, and this weekend the stars aligned, so here you go...
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 11:48:08 PST
The Pallet Wine Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Pallet-Wine-Rack/
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 12:59:40 PST
The Ultimate Headboard (secret compartments & more!) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Headboard/
The Ultimate Headboard (secret compartments & more!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/QYS9/I48CQL7B/F9VQYS9I48CQL7B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/QYS9/I48CQL7B/F9VQYS9I48CQL7B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/QYS9/I48CQL7B/F9VQYS9I48CQL7B.SMALL.jpg seamster This headboard was made for my wife as a Christmas gift. We had wanted a nice headboard for years, and this design incorporates several ideas we thought would be really cool to have. The headboard is basically a narrow cabinet with wooden front panels, with the following features: The two side panel...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 13:13:19 PST
Small Parts Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Parts-Cabinet/
Small Parts Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/BT6Z/I48H8GSD/FVEBT6ZI48H8GSD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/BT6Z/I48H8GSD/FVEBT6ZI48H8GSD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/BT6Z/I48H8GSD/FVEBT6ZI48H8GSD.SMALL.jpg bdubu In this instructable I'll show you how to make a 28 drawer small parts cabinet for your workshop that you can use to hold small fasteners, electronic parts, etc. [1] The design features drawers that can be made from various weights of 8-1/2 x 11" paper stock (and potentially other materials). The to...
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 14:12:40 PST
HomeMade Modern DIY Pipe Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/HomeMade-Modern-DIY-Pipe-Shelves/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:11:01 PST
Wood Bike Rack for 5 Bikes, Fast and Low Cost Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Bike-Rack-for-5-Bikes-Fast-and-Low-Cost-Build/
Wood Bike Rack for 5 Bikes, Fast and Low Cost Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/Q851/I38SBBW6/FYLQ851I38SBBW6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/Q851/I38SBBW6/FYLQ851I38SBBW6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/Q851/I38SBBW6/FYLQ851I38SBBW6.SMALL.jpg ihart I was looking for a solution to store the bicycles that were building up in our garage. They were laying everywhere and due to my "garbage collecting" habit, we had a lot of them. I wanted something that could: Store 5 bikes. Be easily accessible for the kids without any lifting Be foldable ...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 09:20:10 PST
DIY Super Easy Steel Rod Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Super-Easy-Steel-Rod-Shelf/
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 20:46:26 PST
Pallet Coffee Table with Lifting Top and Landing Gear http://www.instructables.com/id/Lift-top-Pallet-Coffee-Table-with-Landing-Gear/
Pallet Coffee Table with Lifting Top and Landing Gear - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/TCWZ/I2KSIPSC/FGOTCWZI2KSIPSC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/TCWZ/I2KSIPSC/FGOTCWZI2KSIPSC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/TCWZ/I2KSIPSC/FGOTCWZI2KSIPSC.SMALL.jpg dialmformostyn A coffee table made from upcycled pallet wood and bed slats. The table top lifts to be used as a work surface when seated and also reveals a storage compartment beneath. A pedal-controlled retractable castor wheel system allows the table to be moved smoothly and easily, yet remain stable when in use...
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 08:27:45 PST
Storage Bed: Reclaiming the unused space! (Captains Bed) http://www.instructables.com/id/Storage-Bed-Reclaiming-the-unused-space-Captains-B/
Storage Bed: Reclaiming the unused space! (Captains Bed) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/7EQ2/I2KS905L/F6X7EQ2I2KS905L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/7EQ2/I2KS905L/F6X7EQ2I2KS905L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/7EQ2/I2KS905L/F6X7EQ2I2KS905L.SMALL.jpg adam16660 Have you ever thought of your bed as wasted space? Or been frustrated by the junk(or "stuff" as some call it) that always gets shoved under the bed and forgotten about. I realized the solution to both of these problems is to own a storage bed. It allows you to use the space more efficiently and ke...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 15:43:34 PST
Silhouette Style DIY Organization Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Silhouette-Style-DIY-Organization-Board/
Silhouette Style DIY Organization Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/QTOF/I2I4BON3/F5PQTOFI2I4BON3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/QTOF/I2I4BON3/F5PQTOFI2I4BON3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/QTOF/I2I4BON3/F5PQTOFI2I4BON3.SMALL.jpg laffinm I recently moved my shop into my basement and while moving all the stuff, I realized that I needed a kind of organization system to hold some of my hand tools. After a bit of thinking, I came up with this solution, which might not be the best, but works fine for me. The board consists mainly of a la...
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 15:58:04 PST
DIY IKEA Document Wall Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Art-Work-or-Document-Wall-Holder/
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 19:27:44 PST
Wooden DIY Tool Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-DIY-Tool-Organizer/
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 19:21:12 PST
Wood Shop Scrap Bins http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Shop-Scrap-Bins/
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 16:08:25 PST
Garage Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Garage-Storage/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 18:03:03 PDT
Hidden Sliding Vehicle Lock Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Sliding-Vehicle-Lock-Box/
Hidden Sliding Vehicle Lock Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/SNI5/I1MQ6YF8/F9GSNI5I1MQ6YF8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/SNI5/I1MQ6YF8/F9GSNI5I1MQ6YF8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/SNI5/I1MQ6YF8/F9GSNI5I1MQ6YF8.SMALL.jpg matta26 Do you ever find yourself needing to leave valuables in your vehicle and not trust your glove box? I face this issue on an almost daily basis. Whether it be a trip to the golf course and wanting to leave my wedding ring and watch locked safely in my vehicle or the semi infrequent trips to the gym. ...
By: matta26

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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:17:35 PDT
Under Stairs Pull Out Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-Stairs-Pull-Out-Storage/
Under Stairs Pull Out Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/X0DU/I169KG04/FFMX0DUI169KG04.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/X0DU/I169KG04/FFMX0DUI169KG04.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/X0DU/I169KG04/FFMX0DUI169KG04.SMALL.jpg shazni Once upon a time there was this space under the stairs, and most often then not, it's Always stuffed with things! Especially when we had sudden guests and needed to quickly clean up the clutter of toys and what not! Still if your eye happens to go near the stairs it's obvious what has been done :-P....
By: shazni

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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:19:57 PDT
Easy Garage Storage and Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Garage-Storage-and-Bench/
Easy Garage Storage and Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/2F6J/I0YGB4II/FJ32F6JI0YGB4II.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/2F6J/I0YGB4II/FJ32F6JI0YGB4II.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/2F6J/I0YGB4II/FJ32F6JI0YGB4II.SMALL.jpg marcjoli This instructable will show how to build a cheap and simple garage storage and workbench out of plywood that will allow you to store all of your tools or gear safely while doubling as a great work bench surface.This is my first instructable so please be nice but also leave comments to tell me what y...
By: marcjoli

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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 20:37:23 PDT
Milk Crate Chair for camping or Vinyl Storage Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Milk-Crate-Chair-for-camping-or-Vinyl-Storage-Upgr/
Milk Crate Chair for camping or Vinyl Storage Upgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/3TVS/I0R0Y0SQ/FM33TVSI0R0Y0SQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/3TVS/I0R0Y0SQ/FM33TVSI0R0Y0SQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/3TVS/I0R0Y0SQ/FM33TVSI0R0Y0SQ.SMALL.jpg Nor-tea-a Milk Crates are great form of modular storage! I came up with an easy upgrade that lets you use them as a chair to maximize small spaces. Perfect for camping, vinyl, dorms, and tiny houses!Materials Milk Crate: If you place on using this for storing vinyl I've found that 13.75'' on all sides work...
By: Nor-tea-a

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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 16:11:06 PDT
Trailer Trolley http://www.instructables.com/id/Trailer-Trolley/
Trailer Trolley - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/ESYG/HZ6T7P98/FQXESYGHZ6T7P98.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/ESYG/HZ6T7P98/FQXESYGHZ6T7P98.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/ESYG/HZ6T7P98/FQXESYGHZ6T7P98.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR The reason for this instructable is one which happens to us all - A little bit of age.We have a trailer which we use for camping, but having no way to get it into the garden for storage is kept in the front between the Bay Window and the front wall (see the initial pictures). When we want to use it ...
By: HUKBMBEAR

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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 12:16:17 PDT
Workbench with Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Workbench-with-Storage/
Workbench with Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/4YZ5/HZ2IXRMR/FW94YZ5HZ2IXRMR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/4YZ5/HZ2IXRMR/FW94YZ5HZ2IXRMR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/4YZ5/HZ2IXRMR/FW94YZ5HZ2IXRMR.SMALL.jpg bcb10 This instructable will show you how to build my workbench or one similar to it. I built this desk as a workbench for my college apartment so I can make while I learn. I spent $14 on it as I found all the wood to build it, however, you might spend more if you have to buy all the supplies. Good luck a...
By: bcb10

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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:47:57 PDT
The Drill Bit Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Drill-Bit-Rack/
The Drill Bit Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/DXN6/HYR3DX4F/F2ZDXN6HYR3DX4F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/DXN6/HYR3DX4F/F2ZDXN6HYR3DX4F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/DXN6/HYR3DX4F/F2ZDXN6HYR3DX4F.SMALL.jpg -BALES- Drill Bits ... you know I love them ... especially Forstner bits. What I don't love is sorting through a pile of bits to find the one I need/want/desire.Do you have one of these tray things on your drill press? If so, what is in it? Mine is pretty useless as a beer ... I mean cup holder. I'd say...
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:16:42 PDT
The Chisel Storage Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Chisel-Storage-Rack/
The Chisel Storage Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/GH4C/HYI65D27/F7IGH4CHYI65D27.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/GH4C/HYI65D27/F7IGH4CHYI65D27.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/GH4C/HYI65D27/F7IGH4CHYI65D27.SMALL.jpg -BALES- Nothing says "class" like hand tools ... unless we're talking about my sweet tuxedo T-shirt worn in the workshop, but that is reserved for special projects.I decided it was time to step it up a bit and get fancy with some wood chisels. They aren't top of the line ... they probably aren't even middl...
By: -BALES-

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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 10:46:57 PDT
Shoe Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Shoe-Shelf-1/
Shoe Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/8Y32/HXLMTERQ/F3E8Y32HXLMTERQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/8Y32/HXLMTERQ/F3E8Y32HXLMTERQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/8Y32/HXLMTERQ/F3E8Y32HXLMTERQ.SMALL.jpg eu4euh This is a short instructable about this shoe shelf I put together. First , let me say I got this idea from another Instructable. http://www.instructables.com/id/Shoe-Tower-a-free-...I admired the original idea and wanted to build one myself because my family has a large pile of shoes at the front ...
By: eu4euh

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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 23:56:38 PDT
Storage bin rack from recycled plastic coffee containers http://www.instructables.com/id/Storage-bin-rack-from-recycled-plastic-coffee-cont/
Storage bin rack from recycled plastic coffee containers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/59EE/HWRCBUFQ/FEF59EEHWRCBUFQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/59EE/HWRCBUFQ/FEF59EEHWRCBUFQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/59EE/HWRCBUFQ/FEF59EEHWRCBUFQ.SMALL.jpg therealchrislee I was inspired to build these storage bin racks for three reasons. First, my basement shop is filled with hundreds of small parts of various quantities and types. I build lots of different kinds of things, mostly from found or salvaged items.Second, I noticed that my office was throwing away at leas...
By: therealchrislee

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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 19:56:05 PDT
The P.A.L.L.E.T. (Pallet And Loose Lumber Enclosure Tower) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-PALLET-Pallet-And-Loose-Lumber-Enclosure-Tower/
The P.A.L.L.E.T. (Pallet And Loose Lumber Enclosure Tower) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/EQ1K/HVRYTHJO/F0AEQ1KHVRYTHJO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/EQ1K/HVRYTHJO/F0AEQ1KHVRYTHJO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/EQ1K/HVRYTHJO/F0AEQ1KHVRYTHJO.SMALL.jpg AmateurHour After taking apart many wooden pallets I found that I was running out of places to store all of the wood.  I decided to built a simple and fast container for pallet wood, made out of pallet wood. What I came up with was the P.A.L.L.E.T. or the Pallet And Loose Lumber Enclosure Tower. I didn't need ...
By: AmateurHour

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Thu, 29 May 2014 21:19:51 PDT
Canvas re-inforced cardboard storage box http://www.instructables.com/id/Canvas-re-inforced-cardboard-storage-box/
Canvas re-inforced cardboard storage box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/38TW/HVKUHKZG/FOH38TWHVKUHKZG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/38TW/HVKUHKZG/FOH38TWHVKUHKZG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/38TW/HVKUHKZG/FOH38TWHVKUHKZG.SMALL.jpg clampyclamp This is a cheap, easy to make and attractive solution to storing all the things that (like me) you cannot bring yourself to throw away.I chose a standard sized (33cm x 46cm) cardboard stock box for this project as it allowed me to use all the available space on an over the door shelf. I ended up mak...
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Sat, 24 May 2014 12:36:21 PDT
Wooden Crate with Lid http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Crate-with-Lid/
Wooden Crate with Lid - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/T3XE/HUY476MM/FJGT3XEHUY476MM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/T3XE/HUY476MM/FJGT3XEHUY476MM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/T3XE/HUY476MM/FJGT3XEHUY476MM.SMALL.jpg lighteningdrake Before I truly figured out Kickstarter, I didn't realize that "add-ons" were something you could get by just adding more money to the pledge. So when I kicked (? can we make that official?) a project for a Kubb set, I didn't get the carry tote bag. But that's ok! It gave me the chance to build ...
By: lighteningdrake

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Thu, 8 May 2014 07:14:47 PDT
Building up a flight case http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-up-a-flight-case/
Building up a flight case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/HQSP/HQHT0PIR/FJQHQSPHQHT0PIR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/HQSP/HQHT0PIR/FJQHQSPHQHT0PIR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/HQSP/HQHT0PIR/FJQHQSPHQHT0PIR.SMALL.jpg steveastrouk I am travelling from the UK to the USA for the Winter Star Party, down in the Florida Keys, and this time, I'm going armed with a decent scope, in this case a Cape Newise 9". The scope has a uniquely wide field in a small package, and isn't being made right now, so I don't want it to get damaged. Th...
By: steveastrouk

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Wed, 7 May 2014 07:33:07 PDT
The Triptych - A Portable Arduino Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Triptych-A-Portable-Arduino-Workshop/
The Triptych - A Portable Arduino Workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/V0TC/HTZUML19/FJQV0TCHTZUML19.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/V0TC/HTZUML19/FJQV0TCHTZUML19.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/V0TC/HTZUML19/FJQV0TCHTZUML19.SMALL.jpg NEIN trip·tych [trip-tik] noun Fine Arts. a set of three panels or compartments side by side, bearing pictures, carvings, or the like. a hinged, three-leaved tablet, written on, in ancient times, with a stylus. In this project, we'll be building the Triptych, a portable Arduino works...
By: NEIN

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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 08:39:44 PDT
Printrbot 3d Printer Classroom Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Printrbot-3d-Printer-Classroom-Car/
Printrbot 3d Printer Classroom Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/DFMS/HTRVCKKO/FIODFMSHTRVCKKO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/DFMS/HTRVCKKO/FIODFMSHTRVCKKO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/DFMS/HTRVCKKO/FIODFMSHTRVCKKO.SMALL.jpg Dave A Last year I bought a Printrbot LC on behalve of the school where I teach. After building the kit and a summer-vacation for figuring out, and getting used to, the machine it was time to let the beast out in to the wild. Because it can be quite risky to let my middle school students around something...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 14:01:35 PDT
1940s Radio Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/1940s-Radio-Bar/
1940s Radio Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/BERY/HTIWJ3QY/FXABERYHTIWJ3QY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/BERY/HTIWJ3QY/FXABERYHTIWJ3QY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/BERY/HTIWJ3QY/FXABERYHTIWJ3QY.SMALL.jpg vugenti I will show you how to take an antique 1940s radio and turn it into a personal mini bar. This project was a lot of fun. It did take up many weekends but it was well worth the time and effort.   Gutting & Cutting First things first, you need to completely gut out the radio. Luckily all of the ...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 16:03:18 PDT
Old Mattress Box Spring Repurposed for Out of the way Shop Ceiling Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Mattress-Box-Spring-Repurposed-for-Out-of-the-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/TI6E/HT17B99O/F34TI6EHT17B99O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/TI6E/HT17B99O/F34TI6EHT17B99O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/TI6E/HT17B99O/F34TI6EHT17B99O.SMALL.jpg tomaschurizoe Dumping a mattress or box spring in the landfill: -$30.00 each If you dont live near a facility that recycles them for free well then you dont have many options. I decided to tear the cover off my old box spring and see if there was enough metal inside worth recycling. I bolted my old box spring to ...
By: tomaschurizoe

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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 02:37:35 PDT
Maximize your workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Maximize-your-workbench/
Maximize your workbench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/D5GC/GELSME2N/FIMD5GCGELSME2N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/D5GC/GELSME2N/FIMD5GCGELSME2N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/D5GC/GELSME2N/FIMD5GCGELSME2N.SMALL.jpg pb4evr13 While my old workbench's used to be setup to my liking, as most garage enthusiast knows there is always room for improvement. My current setup was not efficient and wasted much needed space. Which is why I decided to remodel my workbench to maximize my space hopefully this can give some insight and ...
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Wed, 29 Sep 2010 17:17:25 PDT
ShopTent: collapsible dust-free storage for garage workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/ShopTent-collapsible-dust-free-storage-for-garage-/
ShopTent: collapsible dust-free storage for garage workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/MKC2/HSGRT6U1/FHTMKC2HSGRT6U1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/MKC2/HSGRT6U1/FHTMKC2HSGRT6U1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/MKC2/HSGRT6U1/FHTMKC2HSGRT6U1.SMALL.jpg seamster I do a lot of woodworking in my garage, where I also store all of our family bicycles.  Keeping our bikes clean has always been a headache for me, so I decided it was time to come up with a clean place within my garage to keep our bikes where they would be protected from all the saw dust, but still...
By: seamster

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Fri, 7 Mar 2014 10:28:27 PST