Sep , Set any solid wood furniture out to dry, as well as family photos, but toss everything else Rip out the carpet Water may wick higher than that in the studs, but the solid wood two by fours will dry out just fine Those The plastic coating will swell up, and it will look like your cabinets have acne That s why I
Dec , The couple used the existing support poles to frame their square foot greenhouse, and collected windows and doors from friends, family and neighbors to create the patchwork walls Since we are big on recycling, we also used old lumber and plastic roofing from my former greenhouse, says Carolyn.
Aug , I wanted expert info about wood counters around sinks, so I talked to the folks at The Joinery, a Portland, Oregon, company that s been hand crafting fine wood furniture, cabinetry and countertops for years The beautiful countertop in this photo is made from edge grain cherry and is finished with The
Jun , Build it yourself If you re experienced with woodworking, constructing a simple potting bench can be a project for a weekend While you re at it, try to invest in rot resistant lumber Good exterior cedar and redwood are best, says San Diego based contractor Dagan Koffler of Dagan Design Construction.
Jan , Here s a rather interesting piece of highly specific transforming furniture The Human Hoist, which is designed to go from rolling chair to floor level Hi all, I ve been seeing this amazing creeper chair for over a month now, from all sorts of sources emails, videos, message boards, and everytime I ask HOW
Nov , How many students went to work in either Singapore or Brunei this year What is the advantage of translating or checking translations Questions Plastics can be recycled into items such as clothing, lumber, park benches, and playground [ ] Metal and glass containers are often
Dec , People often mistake bamboo for wood it s actually a durable grass It can be harvested every five to six years, unlike oak, which takes to years to replenish That makes bamboo an excellent, renewable and beautiful choice for furniture and so much more We love it so much, we ve assembled
Feb , event focusing on current trends in design, spread throughout countless venues in the city See extended coverage from this year s shows here Living Concepts for the Urban Nomad Craft and Small Scale Production at Design Parcours Ehrenfeld Designers Tower Focuses on Wood Work for Urban
Oct , Inside, interlocking timber frames create bookshelves that are suspended from the ceiling and hover just above the floor Simple school benches offer flexible seating, while polycarbonate plastic doors and windows front the building The Pinch by John Lin Speaking to Dezeen earlier this year, Lin said the
Aug , The benefit of using laminate as a finish is the consistency in its color, texture and grain throughout In this photo, both the bright orange cabinets and the textured wood grain d ers and panels are a plastic laminate Pros Laminates are durable, come in bright colors and textured finishes, and offer a huge
May , Wyndham and his friends salvaged boards that had broken or fallen off their barn, to use for part of the structure and for the egg laying shelves inside While the couple currently has eight or nine hens and one rooster, the coop has room for up to This project was a great creative outlet if not a huge
Dec , Not just any suitcase will do it s important to find one with a hard exterior shell made of plastic, wood or metal Soft fabric suitcases won t structurally support (a) furniture legs or (b) animals with body parts that move by decordemon decordemon In addition to vintage luggage, you ll also need a screwdriver
Oct , Traditionally, decks have been built from pressure treated lumber and topped with common, locally available wooden finish materials like tight knot cedar and treated softwoods But in the past years Cons Some plastic products can leave a mark if left on the decking over an extended period of time.
Oct , Reclaimed barn wood siding gives the shed a feeling of permanence and contributes to the desired rustic effect The owner bought the lumber from a Inside, the shed has a work bench for potting plants and shelves and cabinets for storing veggie seeds and garden tools As it s located near the chicken
Apr , Shelves, cabinet Ikea hardware C H Hardware butcher block countertop Lumber Liquidators The sofa and ottoman have washable slipcovers, the white kitchen chairs are plastic and scrubbable, and most of the painted furniture was done by the The bench is a family antique from Dan s mom Chair