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Shutter hall tree « Do It Yourself Just Like That: Trash to treasure....2 old win. Repurpose Old Shutters Archives - A Cultivated Nest. Repurposing Shutters Around Your Home Fashionably. As of late, decorating has not been a focal part of my life.

Repurposing Shutters Around Your Home Fashionably

This is a shame, because it used to be. In fact, before committing to an architecture major, I considered becoming an interior designer. I subscribed to several design magazines and would pore over them with every free moment I found. I would earmark the pages of all of the styles I planned to explore once I was released from my stark white apartment and set free into a house of my very own. However, when my husband and I did move into our own home, I was too preoccupied with our 7-month-old son to launch into my ambitious desires. It looks pleasant, but lacks that certain niche appearance that I was so fond of in my magazines. Message Center @ Shelf @ @ @ Headboard @ Paneling @ @ Ella Dining Room Divider @

Ideas For Repurposing Shutters Around Your Home - 6 Unique Ways To Repurpose Old Shutters. When you wish to decorate your home within budget then reuse of old household stuff is a preferred and workable idea.

6 Unique Ways To Repurpose Old Shutters

Old furniture can be remodelled in plenty of ways. Old shutters are one of them. These weathered shutters when used in creating new decoration items makes wonderful, fresh and new creations as if you have brought them just now. Repurpose of old shutters requires little time and creative skills but is worth it as it gives you appreciation and perfect look to your house. So just as we renovate our homes we can also give a new look to our old shutters in a cost effective way. Make An Organizer Organizer is one of the cool, simple and easiest ways to make best use of your old shutter. Display Case from Old Windows – Do It And How. Top 38 Best Ways To Repurpose and Reuse Old Windows. Huckleberry Lane: One of a Kind Porch Swing. Dad finished Mom's Mother's Day present!!!

Huckleberry Lane: One of a Kind Porch Swing

She's long desired a porch swing and Dad has finally finished her dream! It's needless to say that she isn't the only one who is going to enjoy it. :-)(see end of post for a News Flash!) Ta da!!! 10 Ideas on How to Recycle Doors - Oreeko Eco Green Fair Trade Business Directory. Vintage and antique doors have become an addiction for me.

10 Ideas on How to Recycle Doors - Oreeko Eco Green Fair Trade Business Directory

Every time I visit an old medieval town in Italy, I inexplicably end taking a million photos and admiring the colors, textures and shapes of these vintage doors. Usually many of the doors I find are in abandoned buildings which makes the temptation even more appetizing (wink wink). Yet to my surprise many doors have been preserved, maintained and kept into their original feel and look like the pictures below. Lately, I’ve found great DIYs ideas on how to refurbish, repurpose and recycle doors through Pinterest.

Make This DIY Industrial Bar Cart for Less Than $40. Stash your booze in style with this cheap, easy, and classy bar cart.

Make This DIY Industrial Bar Cart for Less Than $40

“Nice-to-have” furniture isn’t very high on the list of things the paycheck has to cover. Especially for something like a bar cart – a place to organize your libation ingredients and prepare cocktails – when the cabinet above the stove holds the bottles equally well. That’s why it’s ludicrous that even the Wal-Mart / Target options for carts are $60-$100 plus. I knew there had to be a more affordable way to have a sharp looking cocktail station. Home and Garden DIY Ideas, Photos and Answers.

Home and Garden DIY Ideas, Photos and Answers. Home and Garden DIY Ideas, Photos and Answers. Diynetwork. Home and Garden DIY Ideas, Photos and Answers. I used Modular Closets to design a pallet wall walk in closet with slanted ceilings My latest DIY project tackles two things I'm passionate about: pallet walls & slanted ceilings.

Home and Garden DIY Ideas, Photos and Answers

Since our office is a converted house, my CEO's office (read: master bedroom) has a nice empty walk-in closet = perfect project location. After removing the old wire shelving and window moldings, I marked off my studs to assure the securest possible anchor. As chance would have it, I secured myself a bunch of free pallets- Here they are in my backyard. I started by using a Sawzill, or reciprocating saw, to saw into the nails holding the cross boards to the main frame.

After sanding down my pallet boards & setting up my 2.5" Nail Compressor, I began nailing the boards onto my closet wall at staggered intervals. After finishing the lower half, it was time to tackle the slanted angles of the roof. Oddly satisfying, fitting in the last few angular pieces:) DIY Dresser Bench.

When Brooke from Start at Home picked up this secondhand chest of drawers, she quickly realized she had her work cut out for her.

DIY Dresser Bench

Not only was it missing drawers, caster wheels, and broken in places, the entire veneer looked a little, well, shabby. But “good bones” (and oak furniture) are worth saving—and we’re so glad she took the effort because this incredible bench is worth replicating. Read on to see how she did it. - Old dresser - Wood filler - 150-grit sandpaper - Molding - Graco airless paint sprayer - Primer - Paint - Oil-based glaze First I pulled off the top. Jill's Abode. Repurposed chairs double chair bench. Wonderful DIY Upcycled Chair Bench. Turn your old chairs into this fantastic bench, what a great idea !

Wonderful DIY Upcycled Chair Bench

What you do, basically, is evident from the pictures above. You keep ornate chair backs and the legs but join the chairs together by a unifying seating, it can be styled to go with any style preferences .This is a very versatile piece, and can be used in a lot of different ways. Just be creative ! Click HERE for the Tutorial from My Repurposed Life and Makandjill This is another nice bench idea — Repurposed Crib into Toy Box Bench.

Home and Garden DIY Ideas, Photos and Answers. Home and Garden DIY Ideas, Photos and Answers. Wonderful DIY Upcycled Chair Bench. Pallet Playhouse Is Easy To Make And Looks Great. Pallets have to be one of our favourite materials and if you have access to some, or some left overs at your home, here’s a great way that you can put them to great use.

Pallet Playhouse Is Easy To Make And Looks Great

This Pallet Playhouse is perfect for the kids and it will look super cute in the garden. You can Paint it up in any colour you like and there will be hours of fun to come in your backyard. If you don’t have pallets, it’s a simple structure. Bed Turned Into Bench — Jill's Abode. This beautiful bench, made by my talented husband Simon, was a somewhat useless twin head/footboard in a former life!

Bed Turned Into Bench — Jill's Abode

Jill's Abode. DIY-Bench-from-a-Bed - 5 Ways to Fake a Kitchen Island. 12 Amazing Repurposed DIY Kitchen Island Ideas. Kitchen islands are so handy and versatile! They give most kitchens much needed extra counter space and also usually extra storage space. Many kitchen islands can also add a nice little personal touch and really add to the decor, whether you’re going for a rustic or modern look. Kitchen islands can be quite expensive, however, even if you choose a less expensive freestanding unit. If your little kitchen is in serious need of extra counter space and storage, however, not all options are out of your budget. There are some amazing repurposed DIY kitchen island ideas out there! 1. Transformed: Vintage Dresser to Kitchen Island — Nesting Gypsy. How-To - Ken’s DIY Kitchen Island. Ken gives an old dresser new life by turning it into a kitchen island! Old Dresser Primer Paint Solid Door Wheel Casters Screws Wood Glue “T” & “L” Brackets Solid Core Door Base Paint Paint Glaze Brown Paint Drill Paintbrush Screwdrivers Directions: First you need to figure out the size of the island you want to create.

You can make it any size, big or small. You can use a dresser you already have in your home or buy one second hand. Headboard bench ideas 25+ projects - My Repurposed Life™ Home and Garden DIY Ideas, Photos and Answers. Home and Garden DIY Ideas, Photos and Answers. Home and Garden DIY Ideas, Photos and Answers. Home and Garden DIY Ideas, Photos and Answers. Home and Garden DIY Ideas, Photos and Answers. I purchased this vintage Domestic sewing machine for $40 on Craigslist. I have several vintage sewing machine tables so this one is going to be for multiple projects. Here is the first. First thing I did was remove the sewing machine! Very heavy! I plan to make a table lamp from this at a later time.

I then disassembled the entire sewing machine. Home and Garden DIY Ideas, Photos and Answers. Concrete is the new terra cotta. Whether you use Rapid Set, which creates a smooth, light finish, or QuikCrete, which creates a rougher look, you can't go wrong. It's super simple and so satisfying. Clip off a few new growth succulents and you have a gift or decoration that only you could have made. Below is an example of QuikCrete (rougher look, harder to mix with water) Here's what you need: Each pot you are making needs a top and bottom form. Home and Garden DIY Ideas, Photos and Answers. We had a solid wood door and even though the door lacked the chippy paint, I figured I could embellish it in other ways. We measured the door so that we would cut the door almost in half. Using a skill saw we cut the door.

Hgtv. Bedrooms & Bedroom Decorating Ideas. 1x2 furring strips (see table for quantity) 1x2 furring strips (see table for quantity) 1x4 whitewood boards (see table for quantity) 1x6 whitewood boards (see table for quantity) 1-1/4" finish nails (50 nails for twin, 100 nails for kings) 2" finish nails (50 nails for twin, 100 nails for kings) carpenter's glue, small tube 1 small tube of wood filler sandpaper in 80, 120 and 150 grits 1 can of water-based spray paint primer 1 quart of paint in desired color 1 small bottle of faux finish glaze (optional) 1 can of clear spray paint (optional if you are glazing) hammer wood chisel or other distressing objects 3" paint brush Download: Rustic Chic Headboard Diagrams.

Create Your Own Solar Powered Mason Jar Nightlight from Junk. Bargain solar lights are either: - larger than the 2.25" opening of the Mason jar - smaller than the opening in the Mason Jar Larger: The first style I tried was (on clearance from 4th of July) just a touch larger than the opening. Flashback: Woven Map Basket. Maps can be amazing design elements, with all their intricately drawn lines and minute details. How to make gift bags from newspaper. Brilliant Ways to Use Drawer Pulls & Handles You've Never Thought Of. Furniture and cabinets are just the tip of the iceberg.

The3Rsblog Main Project Log. The 3 R's blog 30 Projects x 30 Weeks x 3 Principles Skip to content the3Rsblog Main Project Log This is an ongoing log of the projects that I have completed and featured on my blog. Click on the title of each project to be taken to the original blog post. Flashback: Woven Map Basket. Paper Starburst Pendant Light. So I had a different project that I was going to post today, an update version of my Book Pages Pendant Lantern from Project 19, but then I started working on this light idea, and I am so excited by the results I just couldn’t wait to show you guys! God Save The Pallet! Reclaimed Pallets Revamped. Used in the shipping industry, wood pallets are typically a low end commodity.

Usually, pallets will get reused a few times and then they will either be scrapped as trash or used as firewood. Most often made from inexpensive junk species of lumber (whatever is most widely available), wood pallets are the perfect candidate for upcycling. Check out these creative examples of upcycled pallets and I think you'll agree! Pallet to Chicken Coop.

Pallet chicken coop. Pallet house for firewood. One-Pallet Chair. 25 Ways Of How To Use Pallets In Your Garden. Benches, flower pots, tables, small vertical gardens and even canopies covered with plants. All of them can decorate your garden immediately if you know how to make a simple pallet work. Pinterest. Repurposed Pallet & Wood Ideas. DIY Furniture Makeovers. Make Old Furniture New Again With These 18 Tips » Do It Yourself Elite. Wooden Belt Chair. Chair to Revamp and Architectural Salvage.

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