Don’t like calling it scrap as no wood should be scrap. I make things from the leftovers and then still have smaller leftovers. Inbetween building and waiting for paint to dry, I used some of the smaller leftovers to make this – not so much Tic Tac Toe or Noughts and Crosses. But more Circles… Read More Scrap Wood Tic Tac Toe
I think this is the smallest thing ever made but going to be one of most treasured hopefully. Internal faces and each divider piece stained before assembly. Can’t reveal what it is for at moment other than will be home for something very special that is approaching 100 years old. Will post picture when can… Read More Special Project
Some scrap pieces of oak stained special Walnut. Well I need somewhere to keep my sandpaper to stop it blowing off the work bench and you can’t waste oak!
White cabinet made mainly from wood left over from other projects. Doors were from the built in book case project as switched from inset to overlay doors for that project. Only wood purchased was for the legs and the top. Inside left natural as a contrast. Top made of 2 by 8 and 2 by… Read More White Cabinet
Step stool made from leftover 2 by 4, 2 by 8 and 2 by 6. What do you think paint or stain?
Built in closet to replace builder grade wire racking. Closet measures approximately 11 feet by 5 feet. I made the following individual elements, installed them and then added trim and crown molding. On the long wall. Two shoe racks with 7 adjustable shelves each. Drawer unit with 6 large drawers and 4 smaller drawers. Two… Read More Built in Closet
Cedar planter made from one 1 by 2, one 1 by 3 and two 1 by 6 boards.
Floor Standing Mirror. 58 inches tall and 27 inches wide. $10 IKEA mirror trimmed out with some 1 by 6 for the inner trim and 1 by 4 for the outside trim
Bench with A frame ends. 5 feet long, 17 inches high and 14.5 inches wide.
Bench made from 3.5 by 3.5 posts for legs, 2 by 4 for side rails and 2 by 8 for the seat. Finished in Varathane Kona.