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Savvy Sawhorse Table Tips. The Kurtz Corner: DIY Rustic Wine Rack. Atomic Shrimp - General Finishes Wood Care and Finishing Products Online Store. Hello Guest - Login/Register Info & Techniques > Preparation Begin with the end in mind Basic sanding preparation Sanding tutorial (only for those that want to know more) Colour selection Other preparation The tools you need Work area tips Begin with the end in mind Wood finishing is fun and easy.

General Finishes Wood Care and Finishing Products Online Store

Woodsmith Tips — Tips, Techniques, and Videos from Woodsmith and ShopNotes. Swing-Out Tool Bar. Swing-Out Tool Bar Space is almost always at a premium in a woodworking shop.

Swing-Out Tool Bar

Especially when it comes to wall space. So I’m always looking for ways to "increase" the usable space I have. That’s the idea behind this wall-mounted tool bar shown in the drawing at right. Besides holding a number of hand tools, the bar swings out from the wall. Bosch DIY - Hints & Tips. DIY Moss Bath Mat. Moss Bath Mat How awesomely fun is this!

DIY Moss Bath Mat

You can create you own Moss Bath Mat that gets water from the steam in your bathroom as well as from you when you dry off! Make sure to place the mat directly outside of your tub or shower like you would any other mat. I think this is a great use of greens in the home especially if you are someone who isn’t good at keeping plants alive.

Pantry Ideas – DIY Canned Food Storage. Happy Monday!

Pantry Ideas – DIY Canned Food Storage

I hope you all had a great weekend! I am back today to share our next ‘Shanty Storage Solution’ with you! As I mentioned in my DIY Spice Rack post, Ash and I are on a mission to use our love of wood and DIY to create solutions for our kitchens and our homes that help things run more smoothly and efficiently. My next project was to tackle my canned food collection! Under Bed Storage Box - Article. Assemble an under-bed rollout Some of the most useful and underutilized storage space in the bedroom is right under the bed, but you can take advantage of it with this durable rollout chest, made from a single sheet of plywood for $60.

Under Bed Storage Box - Article

Plastic versions are also available for as little as $20, but wood looks better, lasts longer and lets you custom-size your rollout. Measure the distance between the floor and the bottom of the bed. Subtract 1/2 in. for clearance under the bed and 1/2 in. (on bare wood) to 1 in. Mark all the pieces on a sheet of plywood and cut them with a table saw or a circular saw.

Kitchen Storage Projects That Create More Space. These simple racks will help transform those chaotic gangs of spice bottles and pan lids into orderly regiments.

Kitchen Storage Projects That Create More Space

We show you how to build only the spice rack; the lid rack uses the same steps but without the shelves Each spice rack can hold 20 to 30 bottles, and each lid rack two to six lids, depending on the height and width of your cabinet doors. Build Organized Lower Cabinet Rollouts for Increased Kitchen Storage. Overview 1 of 1 Get more storage space—without remodeling Lower cabinets offer the biggest storage spaces in most kitchens.

Build Organized Lower Cabinet Rollouts for Increased Kitchen Storage

But according to kitchen designers, the back half of this space is usually wasted—it's packed with long-forgotten junk or left unused because stored items are out of view and hard to reach. How to Build Kitchen Sink Storage Trays - Step by Step. Getting the right stuff 1 of 1 Figure A: Sink cabinet tray detail Sink cabinet tray detail See the Materials & Cutting Lists in the Additional Information section below for measurements.

How to Build Kitchen Sink Storage Trays - Step by Step

DIY Home Improvement Projects – Do It Yourself Home Repair Guides - Family Handyman. The ugly side of creativity...and an Anthro knockoff. Turn A Bar of Soap Into Liquid Hand Soap. I have a confession to make: I hate bar soap.

Turn A Bar of Soap Into Liquid Hand Soap

It gets dirty, is annoying to handle, and takes too long to use up. The Anthro bookcase. Have you ever seen something in a catalog, gawked at the price tag, and thought ‘I could totally make that?

the Anthro bookcase

‘ That was my reaction to this bookcase in the Anthro catalog. Cool vintage books, beautiful bookcase, but why the heck does it cost $1400? So I set off to make my own. The case is custom made to fit certain books. Herringbone Pattern Paint Stick Table. Eclipse Chrome Wire Shelving Accessories: Richardsons Shelving - Racking, Storage, Lockers, Steps and Platforms, Workbenches, Part Bins, Trucks, Trolleys and more. Build a 4 Cubby Bookshelf or Nightstand. 15+ DIY Backsplash Ideas & Tutorials: {For The Kitchen} Here’s a bunch of different ideas for updating the kitchen backsplash wall, nearly all come with detailed instructions for how to complete the job yourself. There’s a little bit of everything in this collection (ceramic tile, painted glass, pebbles, brick, etc.) with some pretty nifty (and thrifty) ideas.

Glass Act: How To Back Paint Glass: Annoyed by the high cost of back-painting and installing the glass behind her gas range, this adventurous renovator took on the task herself. DIY | When Terri Brand- mueller renovated her Vancouver kitchen awhile ago, she thought a lot about how the surface materials and finishes would look when viewed together. She had dark wood and white laminate cabinets; butcher-block countertops and a solid beech island; and stainless steel appliances—everything set against a backdrop of white beadboard wallpaper. What was missing, she figured, was a serious splash of colour, and the surface behind the range seemed like the perfect place to put it. This is how she hit upon the idea of installing the light-reflecting sheet of glass pictured here, back-painted ocean blue. Kitchen Cutlery Chandelier. Kitchen Cutlery Chandelier Create a shabby chic kitchen chandelier… The shabby chic trend is all the rage. Its combination of vintage chic with modern utilitarianism is up-to-the-minute and easy to achieve.

So have some fun with some cheap or old cutlery, some aluminium and create a fashionable talking point for your kitchen. This is a fun project for anyone in your household who likes spending time working with their hands. Project Process in steps Step 1 Buy three x 1 metre strips of aluminium flat bar 2 mm thick by 25 mm wide to make the three rings of the chandelier. How-To: Moss Shower Mat. Forgotten Space Concept Doors. Creative Building Resources is the home of Hidden Passage Doorways & Forgotten Space Concepts.

We build hidden doors, bookcase doors, secret doors bookshelf in doors, passages and passageway hidden behind doors with book shelves built in seamlessly. All hidden doors fit into standard door openings, or can replace an existing doors. Forgotten Space Concept Doors. Untitled. Oak Street Remodel.