Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - workshop - storage http://www.instructables.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:21:11 PDT BLOX v1.01 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....
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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...
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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 20:37:23 PDT
Tweezers holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Tweezers-holder/
Tweezers holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/K871/I0XOHXCA/F5FK871I0XOHXCA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/K871/I0XOHXCA/F5FK871I0XOHXCA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/K871/I0XOHXCA/F5FK871I0XOHXCA.SMALL.jpg FabLab Breda Finally we have a place where we can safely store our tweezers for the vinyl cutter :) A magnet is attached at the bottom, so is stucks to the machine. Made during the Sugru afternoon at FabLabBreda.
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 06:33:22 PDT
Restoring a damaged table edge http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-a-damaged-table-edge/
Restoring a damaged table edge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/84EH/I0HZ0XO9/FEA84EHI0HZ0XO9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/84EH/I0HZ0XO9/FEA84EHI0HZ0XO9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/84EH/I0HZ0XO9/FEA84EHI0HZ0XO9.SMALL.jpg gregorio626 The top is subject to more general wear and tear than other areas of a table, especially if they are used for meals or children draw at them. Scratches, dents, and stains are commonplace, and other problems can frequently occur with table tops warping, , splitting, and damaged decorative edges. Fret...
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 14:19:48 PDT
Free, strong drawer dividers http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-drawer-dividers/
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:24:54 PDT
Cedar Platform Bed. Rebuilt http://www.instructables.com/id/Platform-Bed-TakeTwo/
Cedar Platform Bed. Rebuilt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/WX1A/HZTT8NME/FLOWX1AHZTT8NME.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/WX1A/HZTT8NME/FLOWX1AHZTT8NME.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/WX1A/HZTT8NME/FLOWX1AHZTT8NME.SMALL.jpg jprussack Looking to maximize the space of your apartment?A platform bed is an ideal way to gain storage and create a comfortable space. Create a custom platform bed following the building basics show here for any room! This project can be completed over the weekend using tools and materials that costs less t...
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 14:16:11 PDT
Improved Easy Build Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Improved-Easy-Build-Workbench/
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 11:11:38 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 ...
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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...
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:47:57 PDT
Mobile Classroom Cubbies http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Classroom-Cubbies/
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 17:15:05 PDT
Rack for Small Storage/Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Rack-for-Small-StorageDisplay/
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 19:36:22 PDT
The Drill Bit Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Drill-Bit-Rack/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:16:42 PDT
Truck Bed Rail Sides For Hauling http://www.instructables.com/id/Truck-Bed-Rail-Sides-For-Hauling/
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 16:15:11 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...
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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 ...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 23:56:38 PDT
simple Vinyl roll Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-Vinyl-roll-Holder/
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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 03:04:27 PDT
Storage bin rack from recycled plastic coffee containers http://www.instructables.com/id/Storage-bin-rack-from-recycled-plastic-coffee-cont/
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 19:56:05 PDT
Hoarding made easy or Organizing with Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Hoarding-made-easy-or-Organizing-with-Shelves/
Hoarding made easy or Organizing with Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/XW4J/HVY5JTFA/FBLXW4JHVY5JTFA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/XW4J/HVY5JTFA/FBLXW4JHVY5JTFA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/XW4J/HVY5JTFA/FBLXW4JHVY5JTFA.SMALL.jpg thepocketmerlin What to do about too much clutter? My office was a shared workspace with more stuff in it than could have been held. So what to do, through it out? NO of course not, Hoarding 101 tells us just find a better way to stack your cr@p. I looked at a bunch of shelving options to get my technical books...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 21:34:43 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 ...
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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
Magic: The Gathering storage box with laser-cut card tray & dividers. http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-The-Gathering-storage-box-with-laser-cut-car/
Magic: The Gathering storage box with laser-cut card tray & dividers. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/YN8B/HV3Q48MT/FFYYN8BHV3Q48MT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/YN8B/HV3Q48MT/FFYYN8BHV3Q48MT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/YN8B/HV3Q48MT/FFYYN8BHV3Q48MT.SMALL.jpg Bunglebongo My Magic: The Gathering collection has grown exponentially recently so I thought it was time to sort out some nice storage for my cards. I wanted to move them away from the old Fat Pack boxes in the cupboard to something more presentable. The Box I toyed with the idea of making my own box but as ...
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Mon, 12 May 2014 14:34:14 PDT
Wooden Crate with Lid http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Crate-with-Lid/
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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...
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Wed, 7 May 2014 07:33:07 PDT
Updated Closet Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Updated-Closet-Storage/
Updated Closet Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/LR4N/HUIWL4QN/FHHLR4NHUIWL4QN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/LR4N/HUIWL4QN/FHHLR4NHUIWL4QN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/LR4N/HUIWL4QN/FHHLR4NHUIWL4QN.SMALL.jpg sebastian22 Wife and i had decided we really needed some extra storage space in our closet, more specifically a lot more space for hanging clothes. We decided to go with a double rack instead of the single we had. I drew up a few designs and we decided to also add a shelving tower along one of the walls and a s...
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 18:57:18 PDT
Tool Box Tote http://www.instructables.com/id/Tool-Box-Tote/
Tool Box Tote - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/MVU9/HUBWNSOU/F83MVU9HUBWNSOU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/MVU9/HUBWNSOU/F83MVU9HUBWNSOU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/MVU9/HUBWNSOU/F83MVU9HUBWNSOU.SMALL.jpg macarina In this tutorial I will be making a tool box or tote out of scrap wood I have found in the bins at the local Chandler TechShop over a period of time. Other than the nails it is 100 % recycled wood. It did not take me more than a couple of days to amass enough wood for about 4 of these. Constructio...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:57:41 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...
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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
Rolling plywood / sheet storage - Made at Techshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Rolling-plywood-sheet-storage/
Rolling plywood / sheet storage - Made at Techshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/80DU/HTPUOE7W/F5480DUHTPUOE7W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/80DU/HTPUOE7W/F5480DUHTPUOE7W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/80DU/HTPUOE7W/F5480DUHTPUOE7W.SMALL.jpg workislove Rollers that move individually make it easy to pull heavy sheets of plywood and MDF in and out without disturbing the other sheets.  I was inspired to make this by a tip from from American Woodworker magazine, and made it for my small storage space at Techshop San Francisco. ** Vote for me in the W...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 18:58:27 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
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...
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Fri, 7 Mar 2014 10:28:27 PST
Making a fitted, fabric lined book safe from a hardback book dust cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-fitted-fabric-lined-book-safe-from-a-hard/
Making a fitted, fabric lined book safe from a hardback book dust cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/BY41/HSBWPQPZ/F3XBY41HSBWPQPZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/BY41/HSBWPQPZ/F3XBY41HSBWPQPZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/BY41/HSBWPQPZ/F3XBY41HSBWPQPZ.SMALL.jpg fluzwup This tutorial demonstrates how to make a book safe that is custom fitted to the contents, and is lined with fabric to provide a soft, attractive interior.  The exterior, or course, is intended to look like a book when sitting on the shelf, to provide some degree of security through obscurity.  This ...
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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 11:47:32 PST
Low Waste, Simple, Rock Solid Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Waste-Simple-Rock-Solid-Workbench/
Low Waste, Simple, Rock Solid Workbench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/1PID/HSBSMKCX/FS31PIDHSBSMKCX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/1PID/HSBSMKCX/FS31PIDHSBSMKCX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/1PID/HSBSMKCX/FS31PIDHSBSMKCX.SMALL.jpg skitz First order of business when I moved into my house was to build a work bench.  Okay the wife made me paint first, but the bench was pretty high up there. After I built mine, my family came out to see the house, and my dad was so taken by it he wanted to recreate it in his garage.  I drew up some pl...
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 18:57:07 PST
Garage Ceiling Storage For Free http://www.instructables.com/id/Garage-Ceiling-Storage-For-Free/
Garage Ceiling Storage For Free - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/FTOG/HSBSLEW6/FXRFTOGHSBSLEW6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/FTOG/HSBSLEW6/FXRFTOGHSBSLEW6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/FTOG/HSBSLEW6/FXRFTOGHSBSLEW6.SMALL.jpg sebastian22 Make a nice storage shelf for your garage reusing your old junk Have Fun I had a bed frame for a twin bed that the previous tenants left me as a gift. Chopped it with an angle grinder, drilled some holes and painted it. Installed that up in the rafters with some wood screws Then i grabbed some...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 18:40:26 PST
Building an Armoire (aka Wardrobe) http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-an-Armoire-aka-Wardrobe/
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 01:29:04 PST
Easy Store Flipboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Store-Flipboard/
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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 13:06:56 PST
Jewelry Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Jewelry-Box-4/
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Sat, 22 Feb 2014 08:38:01 PST
Magazine Rack (with Hidden Compartment) http://www.instructables.com/id/Magazine-Rack-with-Hidden-Compartment/
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 18:19:13 PST
Sugru'd Rotary Tool Burr Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugrud-Rotary-Tool-Burr-Case/
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By: Chimera Dragonfang

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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 13:34:42 PST
Portable Workshop/ HomeMade Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Workshop-HomeMade-Workshop-1/
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 06:40:19 PST
Tough sack from jeans http://www.instructables.com/id/Tough-sack-from-jeans/
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 22:17:51 PST
How to Build a Plate Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Plate-Rack/
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 07:32:40 PST
Simple hardware storage bins http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-hardware-storage-bins/
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 20:31:45 PST
Secret Trash Can Compartment (Mechanical) http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Trash-Can-Compartment-Mechanical/
Secret Trash Can Compartment (Mechanical) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/7AY8/HR0ARNAG/FDX7AY8HR0ARNAG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/7AY8/HR0ARNAG/FDX7AY8HR0ARNAG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/7AY8/HR0ARNAG/FDX7AY8HR0ARNAG.SMALL.jpg raghav_anand98 The one place that nobody looks when they are searching for your stuff is your trash can. But how do you make sure they don't find anything even if they look there? A secret compartment of course! The Parts ScrewsScrap pieces of woodHingesA trash can - (Choose a trash can with straight sides a...
By: raghav_anand98

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Thu, 30 Jan 2014 09:01:55 PST
Free Storage Bins Complements of your Cat http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Storage-Bins-Complements-of-your-Cat/
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Wed, 29 Jan 2014 11:44:34 PST
Wooden Storage Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Storage-Box/
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Tue, 28 Jan 2014 19:16:25 PST
Hidden Secret Compartment ( In Plain Sight ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Secret-Compartment-In-Plain-Sight-/
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Sat, 25 Jan 2014 10:10:53 PST
How to Build a Storage Shed http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Storage-Shed/
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Tue, 21 Jan 2014 11:59:48 PST
Coat rack with shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Coat-rack-with-shelf/
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Mon, 20 Jan 2014 18:18:21 PST
Shoe Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Shoe-Rack/
Shoe Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/UDRZ/HQINBR8V/FE1UDRZHQINBR8V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/UDRZ/HQINBR8V/FE1UDRZHQINBR8V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/UDRZ/HQINBR8V/FE1UDRZHQINBR8V.SMALL.jpg jdibala Well my wife wanted something to get the shoes off the floor and organized but also not bulky. I had looked at doing the 'coat rack' shoe hanger but I wanted 20 hooks so that was going to be expensive so I created this. Material And Tools Material: 1"x3"x8' and 1"x3"x4' pine board (I made two)2 e...
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Thu, 16 Jan 2014 16:26:40 PST
Apple Crate Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Apple-Crate-Coffee-Table/
Apple Crate Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/YRYG/HLOBY7D6/FI2YRYGHLOBY7D6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/YRYG/HLOBY7D6/FI2YRYGHLOBY7D6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/YRYG/HLOBY7D6/FI2YRYGHLOBY7D6.SMALL.jpg bwrussell An apple crate coffee table is a quick and easy, you can finish in a day or two tops, project that can add a lot of character to any room as well as being a good way to up-cycle unused crates. Don't worry though, you can buy crates at a lot of different stores if you don't have any laying around. It...
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Tue, 14 Jan 2014 06:58:22 PST