Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - furniture - wood http://www.instructables.com Sun, 2 Aug 2015 11:32:57 PDT BLOX v1.01 Updating End Tables http://www.instructables.com/id/Updating-End-Tables/
Updating End Tables - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/SZHK/ICGW6XBW/FXKSZHKICGW6XBW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/SZHK/ICGW6XBW/FXKSZHKICGW6XBW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/SZHK/ICGW6XBW/FXKSZHKICGW6XBW.SMALL.jpg Artimus_Maximus I found these old looking End Tables at a garage sale and decided to give them some love by updating them to match our other furniture. Here's how I did it.Total Item/Tool List: 60-80 Grit Sandpaper 120-220 Grit Sandpaper Powered Sheet Sander Palm Sander Allen Wrench Pliers Wood Fille...
By: Artimus_Maximus

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 23 Jul 2015 19:11:26 PDT
Reclaimed Wood L-Shaped Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-L-Shaped-Desk/
Reclaimed Wood L-Shaped Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/2967/ICACMXDR/FKY2967ICACMXDR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/2967/ICACMXDR/FKY2967ICACMXDR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/2967/ICACMXDR/FKY2967ICACMXDR.SMALL.jpg FlorianBecker Let me start by giving a huge shout out to Jordan Porritt, who inspired me on these pages to build this desk. His work can be seen here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-Des...Now - a few introductory notes that I think should inspire you to try and venture out to build something. I am...
By: FlorianBecker

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 19 Jul 2015 20:15:34 PDT
Awesome Pallet Wood TV Console - $35 http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-Pallet-Wood-TV-Console-35/
Awesome Pallet Wood TV Console - $35 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/594K/IC37I07G/FLJ594KIC37I07G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/594K/IC37I07G/FLJ594KIC37I07G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/594K/IC37I07G/FLJ594KIC37I07G.SMALL.jpg justinhyp I've been on the look out for a TV console that was a little off beat. Something modern, low, and long for my livingroom area. I saw a few pieces at high end furniture stores that were bomb-diggity, but when I checked the price I cried. So I set on a mission to make something myself, or get tetanus ...
By: justinhyp

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 14 Jul 2015 19:57:52 PDT
Minimalist Hammock-Style Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimalist-Hammock-Style-Bed/
Minimalist Hammock-Style Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/B15V/IC2A50MZ/FPBB15VIC2A50MZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/B15V/IC2A50MZ/FPBB15VIC2A50MZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/B15V/IC2A50MZ/FPBB15VIC2A50MZ.SMALL.jpg jrharari I graduated from college with twin XL sheets, an engineering degree, and a car too small to fit a mattress. After a week of sleeping on the floor (and a bit of back pain) I decided I needed an upgrade. My goal was to make the bed comfortable without a mattress, minimalist in the amount of material ...
By: jrharari

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 13 Jul 2015 18:24:26 PDT
Palletwood Nursery Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Palletwood-Nursery-Bed/
Palletwood Nursery Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/L7TF/IBYWY3ZW/F5TL7TFIBYWY3ZW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/L7TF/IBYWY3ZW/F5TL7TFIBYWY3ZW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/L7TF/IBYWY3ZW/F5TL7TFIBYWY3ZW.SMALL.jpg medalhead I would like to show you guys, how my wife and I build this nursery bed out of beech palletwood and parts of an old afzelia (some kind of african hardwood) windowframe. Preparing the rough Palletboards We had a big amount of different types of palletwood to choose from. So we decidedto take a bun...
By: medalhead

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 12 Jul 2015 09:43:09 PDT
Breathe Life into an Old Drop Leaf Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Breathe-Life-into-an-Old-Drop-Leaf-Table/
Breathe Life into an Old Drop Leaf Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/AQZJ/IBC241OD/FCMAQZJIBC241OD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/AQZJ/IBC241OD/FCMAQZJIBC241OD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/AQZJ/IBC241OD/FCMAQZJIBC241OD.SMALL.jpg Boddeeen Thanks for reading my Instructable! So I recently moved into a new apartment and was in need of some furniture. While I had the table already, I wanted to give it a fresh start for the new location. In order to do that, I wanted to take the table down to the bare wood, give the table a fresh finish ...
By: Boddeeen

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 25 Jun 2015 10:39:49 PDT
Popsicle Stick Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Popsicle-Stick-Bench/
Popsicle Stick Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/LP38/IATHQB8J/FS8LP38IATHQB8J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/LP38/IATHQB8J/FS8LP38IATHQB8J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/LP38/IATHQB8J/FS8LP38IATHQB8J.SMALL.jpg frasera My wife was out of town for a few days, and she's always wanted a replica of the popsicle-stick bench they have at Disneyworld/Disneyland's 'A Bug's Life' area, so I decided to build it.Disclaimer: I'm a computer guy, not a wood guy. This is my first real attempt at building something that wasn't ju...
By: frasera

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 13 Jun 2015 20:20:45 PDT
Collapsible Picknic / Side-table http://www.instructables.com/id/Collapsible-Picknic-Side-table/
Collapsible Picknic / Side-table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/ZQY1/IA81TYTE/FQJZQY1IA81TYTE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/ZQY1/IA81TYTE/FQJZQY1IA81TYTE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/ZQY1/IA81TYTE/FQJZQY1IA81TYTE.SMALL.jpg hboom I made these Collapsible Picknic / Side-tables ...You can use them for any occasion. For the garden or Picknic and even for the beach..... What do you need..... This is what you need to make one:1. a 2x4 or wood that compair this size.2. 18 mm and 8 mm dowel3. 2 washers4. Screws5. Wood Glue6...
By: hboom

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 28 May 2015 13:26:01 PDT
Artsy resin wood top for freebie end table http://www.instructables.com/id/Artsy-resin-wood-top-for-freebie-end-table/
Artsy resin wood top for freebie end table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/J4Y0/I9Q9OQ8H/F3PJ4Y0I9Q9OQ8H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/J4Y0/I9Q9OQ8H/F3PJ4Y0I9Q9OQ8H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/J4Y0/I9Q9OQ8H/F3PJ4Y0I9Q9OQ8H.SMALL.jpg bzurn improved a freebie table by adding an artsy reclaimed wood top, covered with polymer resin coating. Slices of an old 4"x4" post, and a large tree branch, add interesting shapes and texture. get a free table, and some wood scraps Found a small table by the side of the road. Structurally it was i...
By: bzurn

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 16 May 2015 15:01:50 PDT
Grill and Smoker Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Grill-and-Smoker-Table/
Grill and Smoker Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/UN4B/I9FGSGSH/FKSUN4BI9FGSGSH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/UN4B/I9FGSGSH/FKSUN4BI9FGSGSH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/UN4B/I9FGSGSH/FKSUN4BI9FGSGSH.SMALL.jpg Lt72884 This idea came about whilst i was grilling for a dinner party. I had the tongs in one hand, a hot pad in between my teeth and a glass baking dish holding the marinated chicken just waiting to be cooked. Why was it waiting?? Because I do not have enough table space on my grill to set said baking dish...
By: Lt72884

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 8 May 2015 12:26:26 PDT
Adirondack chair cup holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Adirondack-chair-cup-holder/
Adirondack chair cup holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/I2JQ/I99R0HSD/FOQI2JQI99R0HSD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/I2JQ/I99R0HSD/FOQI2JQI99R0HSD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/I2JQ/I99R0HSD/FOQI2JQI99R0HSD.SMALL.jpg petachock Having made an Adirondack camping chair (see this instructable Adirondack Deck Chair) and planning to camping in a couple of weeks I needed to make myself somewhere to put my drinks without them falling over on uneven ground!My friend had brought me some hardwood offcuts round a week or two ago and ...
By: petachock

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 4 May 2015 08:58:45 PDT
Folding Project Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Project-Table/
Folding Project Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/RKLM/I916DIZ0/FV5RKLMI916DIZ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/RKLM/I916DIZ0/FV5RKLMI916DIZ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/RKLM/I916DIZ0/FV5RKLMI916DIZ0.SMALL.jpg kkingsbury This is an instructable for a simple folding project table. It kinda works like a giant TV tray, it gives stability and room to work but when not in use, it can be folded up and placed out of the way. The materials and build are all very simple and costs around $50. I also added a painted logo on to...
By: kkingsbury

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 28 Apr 2015 10:26:12 PDT
Perpetua Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Perpetua-Stool/
Perpetua Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/V5X4/I8VGNN3Q/FA9V5X4I8VGNN3Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/V5X4/I8VGNN3Q/FA9V5X4I8VGNN3Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/V5X4/I8VGNN3Q/FA9V5X4I8VGNN3Q.SMALL.jpg xbremer The Perpetua Stool combines traditional woodworking tools with 3D modeling software and 5-axis CNC machining to create forms through a digital workflow that are as repeatable as they are sensual. This project matches the sensitivity to detail hand-carving techniques with the efficiency and geometric...
By: xbremer

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:12:59 PDT
Simple Wood Dowel Plant Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wood-Dowel-Plant-Stand/
Simple Wood Dowel Plant Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/RMHM/I8FR8DPN/FIARMHMI8FR8DPN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/RMHM/I8FR8DPN/FIARMHMI8FR8DPN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/RMHM/I8FR8DPN/FIARMHMI8FR8DPN.SMALL.jpg kkingsbury This is a simple wood dowel plant stand I made for my wife. The idea was something light and simple and she wanted something "clean" and minimal for the house.The whole project is very quick and very cheap for materials, it's only a few simple cuts and a few holes to drill. Staining and sealing take...
By: kkingsbury

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:55:14 PDT
Hairpinned Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Hairpinned-Table/
Hairpinned Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/ZC70/I84BA82A/FX6ZC70I84BA82A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/ZC70/I84BA82A/FX6ZC70I84BA82A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/ZC70/I84BA82A/FX6ZC70I84BA82A.SMALL.jpg wholman The hairpin leg was designed by Henry Glass in 1941 for American Way furniture. A simple "V" of steel rod was connected to a flat "L" bracket, cocked at a slight angle. Hairpin legs produced maximal strength out of minimal material and were easy to make, both ideal qualities during wartime shortages...
By: wholman

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 5 Apr 2015 19:00:17 PDT
One Hour Pallet Wood Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/One-Hour-Pallet-Wood-Bench/
One Hour Pallet Wood Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/WO1D/I800WULS/F8NWO1DI800WULS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/WO1D/I800WULS/F8NWO1DI800WULS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/WO1D/I800WULS/F8NWO1DI800WULS.SMALL.jpg emilescharneck This is an instructable for a simple pallet wood bench that can be completed within an hour. It also serves as a good foundation to build upon if you are looking for something a little more complex. Add some lumbar support, arm rests or a nice paint job to refine this simple design! Please enjoy! ...
By: emilescharneck

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 2 Apr 2015 08:27:03 PDT
Floorbed with a Bookcase (and a secret compartment) http://www.instructables.com/id/Floorbed-with-a-Bookcase-and-a-secret-compartment/
Floorbed with a Bookcase (and a secret compartment) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/2LSJ/I7MXKDSW/FOF2LSJI7MXKDSW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/2LSJ/I7MXKDSW/FOF2LSJI7MXKDSW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/2LSJ/I7MXKDSW/FOF2LSJI7MXKDSW.SMALL.jpg flim After I finished the instructable for a dollhouse I made for my daughter, I wanted to make something new. Practically enough, her birthday was coming up and she also was going to need a bigger bed. Combine those two things, with the fact that my wife and I are interested in montessori education ...
By: flim

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:23:14 PDT
Reclaimed Wood Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-Desk/
Reclaimed Wood Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/VJG2/I7L6NDWN/FZ3VJG2I7L6NDWN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/VJG2/I7L6NDWN/FZ3VJG2I7L6NDWN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/VJG2/I7L6NDWN/FZ3VJG2I7L6NDWN.SMALL.jpg Jordan Porritt Here is a list of what I used to construct this custom reclaimed wood desk. The desk I built was 8 ft. by 2.5 ft so the materials listed are what I needed for that size. This same concept can apply to whatever size desk or table you would like to build, you will just have to adjust the amounts neede...
By: Jordan Porritt

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 22 Mar 2015 21:25:52 PDT
Europallett - living room table http://www.instructables.com/id/europallette-living-room-table/
Europallett - living room table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/OL4N/I7KB2K46/FXROL4NI7KB2K46.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/OL4N/I7KB2K46/FXROL4NI7KB2K46.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/OL4N/I7KB2K46/FXROL4NI7KB2K46.SMALL.jpg kubante Super easy, fast and beautiful!I dunno where she had seen it, but it was my mom that gave me the idea of doing it. I guess it's a pretty standard instructable, but I thought it's still worth uploading coz I haven't seen it built this way. Basically, what I think is very important: choose a quality p...
By: kubante

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 22 Mar 2015 09:36:50 PDT
Coffee Table Made From Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Table-Made-From-Pallets-1/
Coffee Table Made From Pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/9G23/I7D5VSI7/FJM9G23I7D5VSI7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/9G23/I7D5VSI7/FJM9G23I7D5VSI7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/9G23/I7D5VSI7/FJM9G23I7D5VSI7.SMALL.jpg Lordii How to make a coffee table from pallets. This has probably been done 1000 times but I was impressed with the outcome and it was fun, and proves how easy it is. The pallet size I used was smaller than the normal size you usually see, approx 780mm x 600mmYou can normally get pallets for free if you lo...
By: Lordii

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 17 Mar 2015 07:39:57 PDT
Heirloom Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/Heirloom-Chest/
Heirloom Chest - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/S7WR/I7CCATYG/F5NS7WRI7CCATYG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/S7WR/I7CCATYG/F5NS7WRI7CCATYG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/S7WR/I7CCATYG/F5NS7WRI7CCATYG.SMALL.jpg jessemckee This project is going to be fairly detailed on a number of fronts. The Design The Build Engraving Letters The FinishHope you are able to get something out of this and I'd love to see what you build.Let's begin. The Design For this project, the client wanted a chest that can hold memories and be p...
By: jessemckee

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 17 Mar 2015 06:59:02 PDT
Create space and get rid of wires with this shelfie http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-space-and-get-rid-of-wires-with-this-shelfi/
Create space and get rid of wires with this shelfie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/2WM3/I6WOTI4E/FYS2WM3I6WOTI4E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/2WM3/I6WOTI4E/FYS2WM3I6WOTI4E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/2WM3/I6WOTI4E/FYS2WM3I6WOTI4E.SMALL.jpg inventy This is how you can create space with a design look and get rid of those horrible wires, modem and sockets. This inscrutable involves woodwork. Some experience with laser cut parts or CNC milling of wood and drilling holes is advised.You need:1x lasercut plywood shelf. (Size 70 x 70 cm. You can use...
By: inventy

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 7 Mar 2015 17:08:34 PST
Lap Desk DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Lap-Desk-DIY/
Lap Desk DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/TS3H/I6QD2WZC/F56TS3HI6QD2WZC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/TS3H/I6QD2WZC/F56TS3HI6QD2WZC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/TS3H/I6QD2WZC/F56TS3HI6QD2WZC.SMALL.jpg marabeediy
By: marabeediy

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 28 Feb 2015 08:46:05 PST
Pipe Window Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Pipe-Window-Table/
Pipe Window Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/XK8D/I6NI3G2K/FMXXK8DI6NI3G2K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/XK8D/I6NI3G2K/FMXXK8DI6NI3G2K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/XK8D/I6NI3G2K/FMXXK8DI6NI3G2K.SMALL.jpg nlewkowitz So, a lot of people have posted very similar 'ibles about using plumbing pipe and wood to create tables, benches, etc. Well, here is mine. I had a large piece of wood from a previous project just sitting in my shed, and wanting to make some space, I decided to make a narrow table to go along a large...
By: nlewkowitz

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:23:03 PST
Condom Curio Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Condom-Curio-Cabinet/
Condom Curio Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/12JF/I6GCVRZE/FYM12JFI6GCVRZE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/12JF/I6GCVRZE/FYM12JFI6GCVRZE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/12JF/I6GCVRZE/FYM12JFI6GCVRZE.SMALL.jpg mwolpe Any amount of time looking for a condom when you want to use one is a desperate, frenzied moment. Born out of conversation with my sweetheart, I thought it would be nice to have a handy and handsome condom dispenser mounted in a convenient location for love making. To solve this problem, and to avo...
By: mwolpe

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 20 Feb 2015 10:27:54 PST
hidden bookshelf door http://www.instructables.com/id/bookshelf-door/
hidden bookshelf door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/KK0S/I63EY939/F4JKK0SI63EY939.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/KK0S/I63EY939/F4JKK0SI63EY939.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/KK0S/I63EY939/F4JKK0SI63EY939.SMALL.jpg drosenkranz I started with 3/4 in pine for the sides and cut them to 80 1/2 long x 10 1/2 wide and I notched them at the bottom to fit over the first step getting the angle right the shelves were 3/4 pine board and the back of the shelf was 3/4 inch plywood. everything was nailed and glued....since the door ...
By: drosenkranz

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 13 Feb 2015 14:38:29 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 ...
By: homemademodern

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 13 Feb 2015 10:17:24 PST
HomeMade Modern DIY Outdoor Concrete Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/HomeMade-Modern-DIY-Outdoor-Concrete-Bench/
HomeMade Modern DIY Outdoor Concrete Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/F4GJ/I5Z7L4O1/FQ6F4GJI5Z7L4O1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/F4GJ/I5Z7L4O1/FQ6F4GJI5Z7L4O1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/F4GJ/I5Z7L4O1/FQ6F4GJI5Z7L4O1.SMALL.jpg homemademodern My parents wanted a bench to go with the concrete fire pit that I made for them. I decided to reuse the wooden forms from that project to make the bench. The bench consists of two blocks of concrete made of Quikrete 5000 and three 8-foot long 4x6s that I got from the Home Depot. Four 4x4s would have...
By: homemademodern

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 10 Feb 2015 09:46:44 PST
IKEA Table with under-shelf storage http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Table-with-under-shelf-storage/
IKEA Table with under-shelf storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/ELQ8/I5THV2X8/FRAELQ8I5THV2X8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/ELQ8/I5THV2X8/FRAELQ8I5THV2X8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/ELQ8/I5THV2X8/FRAELQ8I5THV2X8.SMALL.jpg dtska WhatThis is an IKEA table hack that replaces two legs with a shelf on one end of the table. Several customization options are possible: number of shelves, height and depth of shelves, how many shelf levels, size of table top, configuration (L configuration shown in picture) is up to you. Also, it ca...
By: dtska

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 6 Feb 2015 18:05:50 PST
Inexpensive, Strong Green Egg Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-Strong-Green-Egg-Table/
Inexpensive, Strong Green Egg Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/G8V0/I5S2E4DZ/FP0G8V0I5S2E4DZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/G8V0/I5S2E4DZ/FP0G8V0I5S2E4DZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/G8V0/I5S2E4DZ/FP0G8V0I5S2E4DZ.SMALL.jpg jessemckee Technically, the main image shows that we didn't actually use a Green Egg, but another brand like it. But all ceramic grills like this will probably be called a Green Egg no matter what, just like we'll always call all tissue paper Kleenex.The main structure of this piece can also be used for so muc...
By: jessemckee

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 5 Feb 2015 08:39:20 PST
UPCYCLED HEADBOARD MADE WITH WOOD PANELING http://www.instructables.com/id/UPCYCLED-HEADBOARD-MADE-WITH-WOOD-PANELING/
UPCYCLED HEADBOARD MADE WITH WOOD PANELING - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/UP7N/I5THUGP8/FTKUP7NI5THUGP8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/UP7N/I5THUGP8/FTKUP7NI5THUGP8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/UP7N/I5THUGP8/FTKUP7NI5THUGP8.SMALL.jpg ToolboxDivas This year my goal is to tackle at least one concept or “pin” each month, centered around one room. Every month will be a different room or space. This is the Pinterest Room Challenge. The "Room of the Month" for January is the Bedroom. So when a friend of mine approached me about helping her find a...
By: ToolboxDivas

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 2 Feb 2015 08:14:29 PST
Media Cabinet with Shutters http://www.instructables.com/id/Media-Cabinet-with-Shutters/
Media Cabinet with Shutters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/4APZ/I5JHRHHG/FTV4APZI5JHRHHG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/4APZ/I5JHRHHG/FTV4APZI5JHRHHG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/4APZ/I5JHRHHG/FTV4APZI5JHRHHG.SMALL.jpg jessemckee I made this media cabinet for a client a while back and really enjoyed the process. I think the timeless, traditional design can fit in to most homes. This was a fairly complex project in some areas, but it was well worth it and if you're on this site, I think you could do it, too.Similar designs ca...
By: jessemckee

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 07:58:46 PST
Stained Wood Top with Pipe Dream Legs Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Stained-Wood-Top-with-Pipe-Dream-Legs-Desk/
Stained Wood Top with Pipe Dream Legs Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/6BHC/I5BRYSD8/FN96BHCI5BRYSD8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/6BHC/I5BRYSD8/FN96BHCI5BRYSD8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/6BHC/I5BRYSD8/FN96BHCI5BRYSD8.SMALL.jpg ASwacker This is a relatively simple and quick project to do. It took me less than a day (minus drying time of the top coat, but more on that soon) and I couldn't be more thrilled with it. All in all, expect to pay some good money for the pipes – mine cost around $150 total. I added a couple of extra steps t...
By: ASwacker

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 25 Jan 2015 22:13:02 PST
Mid Century Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Mid-Century-Coffee-Table/
Mid Century Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/JVXI/I55N1QJ9/FGAJVXII55N1QJ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/JVXI/I55N1QJ9/FGAJVXII55N1QJ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/JVXI/I55N1QJ9/FGAJVXII55N1QJ9.SMALL.jpg jessemckee First, this design isn't necessarily my own. It's a common mid century design that I added some of my favorite details to. Mainly the box joinery. Sorry about the images being smaller, I only took these with my iPhone and updated my progress on Instagram a while back. My Instagram is @jessemckee if ...
By: jessemckee

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 22 Jan 2015 07:17:04 PST
Shoe organizer bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Shoe-organizer-bench/
Shoe organizer bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/P8KV/I50XMWE7/FPUP8KVI50XMWE7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/P8KV/I50XMWE7/FPUP8KVI50XMWE7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/P8KV/I50XMWE7/FPUP8KVI50XMWE7.SMALL.jpg workislove I live in tight quarters with my family, and lately we've been practically tripping over each other's stuff. I've been tasked with organizing the apartment by any means necessary, and in this instructable I'll show how I got things started with an entryway bench that doubles as a shoe organizer.I've...
By: workislove

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 19 Jan 2015 22:13:38 PST
Wall mounted valet http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-mounted-valet/
Wall mounted valet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/Q2G0/I50X7DG0/FM0Q2G0I50X7DG0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/Q2G0/I50X7DG0/FM0Q2G0I50X7DG0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/Q2G0/I50X7DG0/FM0Q2G0I50X7DG0.SMALL.jpg swarnermeister This is my first project on here so bare with me.....I began thinking of a way to hang my work clothes for the week after ironing them at the weekend. I was using a normal clothes hanger off the frame work around my room but it was scratching all the paintwork off. Remembering in years gone by that ...
By: swarnermeister

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 18 Jan 2015 12:19:30 PST
Wood Pallet End Table, from a single pallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Pallet-End-Table-from-a-single-pallet/
Wood Pallet End Table, from a single pallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/0RRB/I52CITPE/FZY0RRBI52CITPE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/0RRB/I52CITPE/FZY0RRBI52CITPE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/0RRB/I52CITPE/FZY0RRBI52CITPE.SMALL.jpg RbotJ A tripod is the most stable structure I know of and I had questioned why most tables I see are made with four legs instead of 3. building this table showed me the difficulties in free-handing a three legged table and why most people build then with 4 (though building a jig of some form would make it...
By: RbotJ

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 18 Jan 2015 11:26:53 PST
d2k loft bed http://www.instructables.com/id/d2k-loft-bed/
d2k loft bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/1UI1/I50X3APE/FGE1UI1I50X3APE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/1UI1/I50X3APE/FGE1UI1I50X3APE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/1UI1/I50X3APE/FGE1UI1I50X3APE.SMALL.jpg ddkto Our family recently grew from 4 people to 5, and that meant the kids had to play musical beds. The new baby got the crib, her big brother moved up to his big sister's bed, and therefore big sister needed a brand new bed! We decided on a loft bed, since the older two now share a room, but we weren't ...
By: ddkto

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 17 Jan 2015 19:40:49 PST
Art Deco Inspired Wood Refinishing Treatment http://www.instructables.com/id/Art-Deco-Inspired-Wood-Refinishing-Treatment/
Art Deco Inspired Wood Refinishing Treatment - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/7FQ9/I4VK4T40/F6H7FQ9I4VK4T40.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/7FQ9/I4VK4T40/F6H7FQ9I4VK4T40.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/7FQ9/I4VK4T40/F6H7FQ9I4VK4T40.SMALL.jpg Brooklyntonia I bought this table used ages ago and it wasn't in great shape then. However, with all the drippy cups and messy dishes that have been set on it over the years, the varnish has been peeling more and more. Pretty much every time I'd clean it would get worse. I decided it was time to fix it up. This p...
By: Brooklyntonia

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 14 Jan 2015 18:33:42 PST
Lumberjack Bar Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Lumberjack-Bar-Table/
Lumberjack Bar Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/18LO/I4VQ5K7F/F4Q18LOI4VQ5K7F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/18LO/I4VQ5K7F/F4Q18LOI4VQ5K7F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/18LO/I4VQ5K7F/F4Q18LOI4VQ5K7F.SMALL.jpg blogsdo I wanted a bar table that could be wheeled wherever a place to congregate was needed. This is how I solved my problem. Collect the pieces For this table, I used 1 36" dia oak round 5" thick1 12" dia ash trunk 35" long3 lengths of 6" x 20" x 1.25" oak rough sawn planks to be cut into the base to...
By: blogsdo

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 13 Jan 2015 19:15:13 PST
Tension Series - Floating Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Tension-Series-Floating-Bed/
Tension Series - Floating Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/NGZB/I4SCWX98/F4MNGZBI4SCWX98.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/NGZB/I4SCWX98/F4MNGZBI4SCWX98.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/NGZB/I4SCWX98/F4MNGZBI4SCWX98.SMALL.jpg barclay5426 Not being a fan of mass produced Ikea furniture boringness, I decided I was going to make myself a bed frame. And if I'm going to design and make something myself, I'll do my best to make it something unique and interesting!I set out to design a bed frame that gave the illusion it was floating, to ...
By: barclay5426

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 13 Jan 2015 13:18:35 PST
DIY Butcher Block Kitchen Island http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Butcher-Block-Kitchen-Island/
DIY Butcher Block Kitchen Island - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/GA0F/I4SCS1YQ/FRAGA0FI4SCS1YQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/GA0F/I4SCS1YQ/FRAGA0FI4SCS1YQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/GA0F/I4SCS1YQ/FRAGA0FI4SCS1YQ.SMALL.jpg nwashuta Some friends of mine just moved into a new apartment and I wanted to make something for them as a housewarming present. Their new kitchen is small and they don't have much counter space for food prep, so I decided to make them a kitchen island. I looked around online for plans, but it quickly became...
By: nwashuta

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 12 Jan 2015 20:56:05 PST
mesa para las cosas diarias, small table for daily things http://www.instructables.com/id/mesa-para-las-cosas-diarias-small-table-for-daily-/
mesa para las cosas diarias, small table for daily things - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/NQIS/I4SCEN1T/FCGNQISI4SCEN1T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/NQIS/I4SCEN1T/FCGNQISI4SCEN1T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/NQIS/I4SCEN1T/FCGNQISI4SCEN1T.SMALL.jpg daniel UIO Esta mini mesa unicamente esta diseñada para sostener objetos pequeños y de uso diario (llaves, gafas, celular, billetera, etc), objetos de bolsillo que necesitan un lugar especial y unico facil de localizar. La resistencia del mismo esta dada por los "palos" o vigas que lo sostienen, en este caso u...
By: daniel UIO

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 11 Jan 2015 11:21:37 PST
10 Drawer Dresser with Hidden Drawers and Crown Molding Hidden Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Drawer-Dresser-with-Hidden-Drawers-and-Crown-Mo/
10 Drawer Dresser with Hidden Drawers and Crown Molding Hidden Storage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/1S7U/I4PHJ4M1/FLW1S7UI4PHJ4M1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/1S7U/I4PHJ4M1/FLW1S7UI4PHJ4M1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/1S7U/I4PHJ4M1/FLW1S7UI4PHJ4M1.SMALL.jpg kckace I decided to build this dresser as a Christmas present for my step-daughter. She is almost 15, and at this age, when Christmas comes around, we like to give our kids something more useful that they can use for quite sometime, and take with them when they move out of the house. When I did this proje...
By: kckace

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 9 Jan 2015 19:48:33 PST
matrimonial bed upholstered chocolate http://www.instructables.com/id/matrimonial-bed-upholstered-chocolate/
matrimonial bed upholstered chocolate - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/Y6UQ/I4MMUDLZ/F7CY6UQI4MMUDLZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/Y6UQ/I4MMUDLZ/F7CY6UQI4MMUDLZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/Y6UQ/I4MMUDLZ/F7CY6UQI4MMUDLZ.SMALL.jpg redboxdesign hello to everyone.today i show this instructable of how to do a matrimonial bed out sctrach wood.this bed i make i do it cuz in mexico there is a tradition on cristmas about exchange gifts. and for me i got to give a present for a cousin. so i decide to make a bed because he has an ugly and old bed....
By: redboxdesign

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 8 Jan 2015 16:50:30 PST
small cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/small-cabinet/
small cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/22KR/I4MMPNF8/FRD22KRI4MMPNF8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/22KR/I4MMPNF8/FRD22KRI4MMPNF8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/22KR/I4MMPNF8/FRD22KRI4MMPNF8.SMALL.jpg kooler cabinet built from free wood..legs.. are from a 2x6 palletshelves and sides.. from reclaimed poplardoor.. left over tongue and groove pinetop.. just some really old pinethe dimensions are in the picturesdon't forget to watch the video..
By: kooler

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 6 Jan 2015 14:54:10 PST
Wood Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Desk-1/
Wood Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/OGOV/I4E64RR1/FWBOGOVI4E64RR1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/OGOV/I4E64RR1/FWBOGOVI4E64RR1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/OGOV/I4E64RR1/FWBOGOVI4E64RR1.SMALL.jpg ryanmorrison Here is a simple wood desk that you can make for around $200. Sand & Stain Wood I purchased a glued pine 6ft by 2ft board from a local hardware store for around $30. I sanded it down, stained it a driftwood color (about 3 coats), and then applied a Polycrylic finish. I did this because I wanted a...
By: ryanmorrison

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 1 Jan 2015 14:39:27 PST
Lap Tray http://www.instructables.com/id/Couch-Lap-Tray/
Lap Tray - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/WSAT/I49RT6TJ/F27WSATI49RT6TJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/WSAT/I49RT6TJ/F27WSATI49RT6TJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/WSAT/I49RT6TJ/F27WSATI49RT6TJ.SMALL.jpg GK Industries Kirkey CarpentryProject: Lap Tray Date: December 30, 2014Description: I wanted a work surface to use while sat on the couch. This meant that I needed a surface that would be just above my lap and be able to hold my laptop, papers and a wireless mouse. Steps to building the Lap Tray: 1: Tools & Safet...
By: GK Industries

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 29 Dec 2014 23:57:14 PST
Dynamite Crate Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Dynamite-Crate-Bar/
Dynamite Crate Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/TLHK/I3VI0TZ0/FC8TLHKI3VI0TZ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/TLHK/I3VI0TZ0/FC8TLHKI3VI0TZ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/TLHK/I3VI0TZ0/FC8TLHKI3VI0TZ0.SMALL.jpg louis perichon Easy And Cool Bar From A Wooden Dynamite Crate Got a few dynamite crates the other day, so I planed this little project.....A jar containing a bulb is screwed inside for a cool effect.....Inside is fastened a clip with napkins, a bottle opener and toothpicks....Cheers!
By: louis perichon

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 22 Dec 2014 09:34:06 PST
Loft-bed foldable wood stair http://www.instructables.com/id/Bunk-bed-foldable-wood-stair/
Loft-bed foldable wood stair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/7LSN/I3R75N65/F187LSNI3R75N65.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/7LSN/I3R75N65/F187LSNI3R75N65.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/7LSN/I3R75N65/F187LSNI3R75N65.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi After the foldable stool-step and the stair-table, I had a request to design... believe or not, a foldable wood stair for a loft-bed!For a project like this a 3D printed scale model is very useful, so I suggest you to make one if you have a 3D printer. You will find attached 3D drawing files in last...
By: andrea biffi

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:04:05 PST