Instructables: exploring - furniture - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 28 Jun 2016 15:35:40 PDT BLOX v1.01 Creaking box spring into bed slats http://www.instructables.com/id/Creaking-box-spring-into-bed-slats/
Creaking box spring into bed slats - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/PXDO/HVQNX1DD/FOOPXDOHVQNX1DD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/PXDO/HVQNX1DD/FOOPXDOHVQNX1DD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/PXDO/HVQNX1DD/FOOPXDOHVQNX1DD.SMALL.jpg andyhoffman17 I hope you find this instructable usefull as it was a life saver for me. I had a creaking box spring that was driving me crazy. It was about 15 years old and rather than shell out the cash for a new one, I decided to break it up and use the wooden slats directly on the bed frame.Not all box springs ...
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Wed, 28 May 2014 06:39:43 PDT
DIY Dining Table http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dining-Table/
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Sat, 14 May 2016 06:05:01 PDT
2x4 Wave Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/2x4-Wave-Coffee-Table/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 06:03:18 PST
How to build a Medieval Dining Room Set http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Medieval-Dining-Room-Set/
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Fri, 3 Jun 2016 06:53:25 PDT
Oxidize Wood Stain http://www.instructables.com/id/Oxidize-Wood-Stain/
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Wed, 5 Jun 2013 13:25:59 PDT
Turn a Racing Seat Into An Office Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-Racing-Seat-Into-An-Office-Chair/
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Tue, 14 Aug 2012 20:01:12 PDT
DIY Platform Bed and Mattress Substitute - Out-Of-The-Box, Portable, Lightweight, Inexpensive http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Platform-Bed-and-Mattress-Substitute-Portabl/
DIY Platform Bed and Mattress Substitute - Out-Of-The-Box, Portable, Lightweight, Inexpensive - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/QA5G/G9NH8PKJ/F3LQA5GG9NH8PKJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/QA5G/G9NH8PKJ/F3LQA5GG9NH8PKJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/QA5G/G9NH8PKJ/F3LQA5GG9NH8PKJ.SMALL.jpg sbansban Ever needed to lug a mattress, a box spring or a heavy, clunky wooden or metal bed up or down a few flights of stairs or load it into a car or van? Or worried about having to throw away an otherwise perfectly usable and expensive mattress / box springs because of bedbugs? Your bed and mattress (plus...
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Wed, 26 May 2010 22:18:19 PDT
DIY Herring Bone Patterned Pallet Bench! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Herring-Bone-Patterned-Pallet-Bench/
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Fri, 13 May 2016 05:49:16 PDT
The Napparatus http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Napparatus/
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Wed, 25 May 2016 08:11:44 PDT
Build a $40 headboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-40-headboard/
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Fri, 20 Jan 2012 14:23:11 PST
DIY Platform Bed Substitute - Out-Of-The-Box, Portable, Lightweight & Inexpensive http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Improvised-Lightweight-DIY-Substitute-f/
DIY Platform Bed Substitute - Out-Of-The-Box, Portable, Lightweight & Inexpensive - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/UJWW/G9NGTQCQ/FOUUJWWG9NGTQCQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/UJWW/G9NGTQCQ/FOUUJWWG9NGTQCQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/UJWW/G9NGTQCQ/FOUUJWWG9NGTQCQ.SMALL.jpg sbansban I wanted a portable, lightweight and inexpensive platform bed substitute that I could put together and take apart at will and whose individual pieces I could carry in my car when I move. I did find a few metal bed frames that seemed at least somewhat portable - http://www.walmart.com/ip/Smart-Base-B...
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Wed, 26 May 2010 17:27:52 PDT
DIY Farmhouse Table http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Farmhouse-Table/
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Mon, 9 May 2016 08:18:58 PDT
Make a Bahut, From Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Bahut-From-Scratch/
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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 17:37:11 PDT
Firepit Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Firepit-Table/
Firepit Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/5NXL/IGGYC34Z/FK35NXLIGGYC34Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/5NXL/IGGYC34Z/FK35NXLIGGYC34Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/5NXL/IGGYC34Z/FK35NXLIGGYC34Z.SMALL.jpg zyonchaos So imagine the scene it is March in England and you have decided to throw a BBQ with a few friends from work, it has been an unseasonably warm month so you feel pretty safe in doing this. Just in case you have some spiced apple juice ready to be seasoned with a hint of rum in case it gets nippy!Unsu...
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Sun, 1 Nov 2015 19:38:09 PST
Make Tapered Legs From A 2x4 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Tapered-Legs-From-From-a-2x4/
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 21:09:52 PST
Cheap Car Seat Office Chair!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Car-Seat-Office-Chair/
Cheap Car Seat Office Chair!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/0T8B/FJ4VI9OI/F990T8BFJ4VI9OI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/0T8B/FJ4VI9OI/F990T8BFJ4VI9OI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/0T8B/FJ4VI9OI/F990T8BFJ4VI9OI.SMALL.jpg fortneja 3/28/2012 UPDATE: Wow, thanks for the feature! As an update, the chair is still going strong 4 years later. I haven't had to do a thing to it, but my needs have changed, and I'm considering converting it to a lounge chair for my man cave. Thank you all again for the kind words. It was one of my more...
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Sun, 27 Jul 2008 15:32:48 PDT
Weave Chair Seats With Paracord http://www.instructables.com/id/Weave-Chair-Seats-With-Paracord/
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Mon, 28 Dec 2015 10:46:27 PST
Giant 555 Footstool http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-555-Footstool/
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 09:44:25 PDT
Foundation for Queen-size memory foam bed from basic frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Foundation-for-Queen-size-memory-foam-bed-from-bas/
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 09:05:09 PDT
Twin size loft bed made from PVC water pipe http://www.instructables.com/id/Twin-size-loft-bed-made-from-PVC-water-pipe/
Twin size loft bed made from PVC water pipe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/GYZ6/FYTCL82S/FLVGYZ6FYTCL82S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/GYZ6/FYTCL82S/FLVGYZ6FYTCL82S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/GYZ6/FYTCL82S/FLVGYZ6FYTCL82S.SMALL.jpg Mark Rehorst I love PVC pipe.  You can do so much great stuff with it!  It's cheap, readily available, easy to work with simple tools, non-toxic as long as you don't burn it, and there are a lot of fittings that make accurate joining of pieces easy.  You don't have to be terribly accurate with your cuts and the ...
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Sat, 27 Nov 2010 00:14:25 PST
How-To-Make Comfy Couch Surfing Cushions: Foam to Springs http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Comfy-Couch-Surfing-Cushions-Foam-to-/
How-To-Make Comfy Couch Surfing Cushions: Foam to Springs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/9BIB/H337L4WT/FHQ9BIBH337L4WT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/9BIB/H337L4WT/FHQ9BIBH337L4WT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/9BIB/H337L4WT/FHQ9BIBH337L4WT.SMALL.jpg Haus Page                So you want to be the host of the party, but your furniture budget lends more to cheap foam cushions from Ikea than comfy springs? This instructable will show you how to take your foam couch and retrofit it on a budget. You will need: Cheap, but good looking foam couch Barrel Springs...
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Thu, 14 Jun 2012 21:02:57 PDT
Hammock Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammock-Bed/
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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 13:35:27 PDT
Chevy Tailgate Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Chevy-Tailgate-Bench/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:48:30 PST
Economic one-board desk for CNC or jigsaw http://www.instructables.com/id/Economic-One-board-Desk-for-CNC/
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Wed, 6 Apr 2016 10:00:43 PDT
Mount Baby Monitor Camera in the Crib http://www.instructables.com/id/Mount-Baby-Monitor-Camera-in-the-Crib/
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Fri, 18 May 2012 16:22:25 PDT
Optimizing an IKEA Wardrobe http://www.instructables.com/id/Optimizing-an-IKEA-Wardrobe/
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Sun, 5 Sep 2010 08:48:01 PDT
Turntable Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Turntable-Cabinet/
Turntable Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/NQED/IFMRNW9M/FJ9NQEDIFMRNW9M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/NQED/IFMRNW9M/FJ9NQEDIFMRNW9M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/NQED/IFMRNW9M/FJ9NQEDIFMRNW9M.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON This Turntable Cabinet is a way to have a record collection, a turntable, and a good speaker system in the limited space of my small apartment.Why vinyl in the age of Spotify, you ask? Here are a few reasons. To a sensitive ear, digital music has a sterile, tinny quality. Vinyl, on the other hand, i...
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Mon, 12 Oct 2015 07:26:21 PDT
Live edge river coffee table http://www.instructables.com/id/Live-Edge-River-Coffee-Table/
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Sun, 27 Mar 2016 13:13:54 PDT
Tessellated Optical Illusion Coffee Table!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tessellated-Optical-Illusion-Coffee-Table/
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 15:04:49 PDT
Rebuilding a Fireplace Surround http://www.instructables.com/id/Rebuilding-a-Fireplace-Surround/
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By: jwilliamsen

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Fri, 8 Apr 2011 14:43:18 PDT
Raised Bed with Expedit Bookshelves for Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Raised-Bed-with-Expedit-Bookshelves-for-Storage/
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By: ripflash

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Sun, 2 Nov 2008 09:04:37 PST
Adirondack Beach Chair w/ 2 Positions http://www.instructables.com/id/Adirondack-Beach-Chair-W-2-Positions/
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By: Midnight-Maker

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Sat, 5 Mar 2016 20:33:54 PST
plumbing pipe coffee table http://www.instructables.com/id/plumbing-pipe-coffee-table/
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Mon, 30 Nov 2015 07:09:32 PST
Southwestern Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Southwestern-Table/
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Sat, 20 Feb 2016 09:23:15 PST
Coffee Table w/ Raising Top/compartment http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-W-Raising-Topcompartment/
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 13:27:17 PST
DIY Diamond Tufted Ottoman http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Diamond-Tufted-Ottoman/
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Mon, 5 Mar 2012 11:16:48 PST
A Tardis Bookcase http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Tardis-Bookcase/
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 14:26:43 PST
How to Paint a Side Table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Paint-a-Side-Table/
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Thu, 4 Apr 2013 17:56:53 PDT
Propane Tank Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Propane-Tank-Bench/
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By: colinselig

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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 00:00:39 PST
Put a copper top on a table http://www.instructables.com/id/Put-a-copper-top-on-a-table/
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Sat, 26 Dec 2009 21:19:05 PST
Ikea DJ Console http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-DJ-Console/
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Sat, 10 Feb 2007 19:28:25 PST
CC Chair - how to bend plywood http://www.instructables.com/id/CC-Chair-How-to-Bend-Plywood/
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By: kniegmann

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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 15:16:02 PST
How to Create Your Own Frosted Glass Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-Your-Own-Frosted-Glass-Sign/
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 15:50:23 PST
Tile a Table Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Tile-a-Table-Top/
Tile a Table Top - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/XAE5/GZ8T310N/FUYXAE5GZ8T310N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/XAE5/GZ8T310N/FUYXAE5GZ8T310N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/XAE5/GZ8T310N/FUYXAE5GZ8T310N.SMALL.jpg knoxmj19 I tiled my patio in 2011, and I absolutely hated the entire experience.  I will probably never do a project like that again.  In the end it came out pretty good, but bent over in the Georgia sun mixing mortar and cutting tile wasn't very fun.  At some point I bought a tile saw for about $84 and it w...
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Thu, 1 Mar 2012 09:40:10 PST
Campaign Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Campaign-Desk/
Campaign Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/RQL3/IJEOT08B/FOBRQL3IJEOT08B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/RQL3/IJEOT08B/FOBRQL3IJEOT08B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/RQL3/IJEOT08B/FOBRQL3IJEOT08B.SMALL.jpg wholman A campaign desk is a nomadic writing table, popularized by officers of the British Empire in the colonial-minded 1800s. Wealthy officers, who often bought their commissions from the Crown (as opposed to actually training as soldiers), furnished their field tents with teak or mahogany chests, cots, a...
By: wholman

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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 18:05:21 PST
Bed in a Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Bed-in-a-Box/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 20:04:23 PST
DIY: Mock Tufting http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mock-Tufting/
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Thu, 11 Sep 2008 06:04:06 PDT
IKEA Expedit Filing Cabinet Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Expedit-Filing-Cabinet-Hack/
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Tue, 5 Jan 2016 06:49:30 PST
Reupholster a Very Old Footstool http://www.instructables.com/id/Reupholster-a-Very-Old-Footstool/
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Tue, 27 Apr 2010 19:51:43 PDT
Hanging headboard neatly very close to the wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-headboard-neatly-very-close-to-the-wall/
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Mon, 21 May 2012 19:16:18 PDT