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Thursday, January 24, 2019
Since we dropped the bed down a foot or two, our Ikea Hemnes nightstands from the previous setup were a bit too tall. They've been patiently sitting in the corner of our bedroom since the room re-paint, so this...
I drove 45 minutes to the Seattle Ikea for a modern Swedish cinnamon bun. But before I could make it to the Bistro I blacked out! The next thing I know I'm stuffing my car's trunk full of the following:...
I searched high and low for a little DIY on how to build picture ledges for children's books. Unfortunately, most of the search results had huge holes missing from their processes. For example, they would show the wood...and then the...
It's been almost three years exactly since I originally built my DIY platform bed, and it's become VERY popular. Almost as popular as you! No, you're right. It's not that popular. Anyway, I figured I would update the build...
This week I set out to ditch our box-springs and get low! Read more to find out how to build your own king sized platform bed. Difficulty: Beginner Time Required: Weekend Cost: Under $100 King Size Mattress (76″ x 80″) Purchase List: Lumber: 4 - 2 x 6 x...
It's been about a year since I've built anything so I guess the time has finally come to break out the old Kreg Jig. I've been looking forward to building another bed frame for a while now. You would...
In this step-by-step guide I'm going to remove and re-frame a cheap full length mirror for under $40 bucks! Here's a breakdown of what you would need to do this yourself... Tools: Tape Measure Square Flathead Screwdriver Masking Tape Clamps Wood Glue Wood Filler Orbital Sander/Sanding Block Miter Saw Gloves/Rag Hearing Protection Safety...
It's been three years since I built my original platform bed frame and like...seven years since I've had a new mattress. And I think we may be due for one soon. Yeah. So I decided to design plans for what I'm...