Re-Purposing an Armoire Top For Free!
bottom cabinet hutch had been damaged badly by a moving company during a move across a few states. It was a beautiful solid wood piece - and the top had no damage at all. So we loaded it up - took it home, and began the process of making a new life for it.
We had needed to add some cabinets or something in our kitchen to display and hold our stainless pots and pans - and this was perfect for it!
We flipped it over - and began by building a new top out of some left over birch plywood we had on hand. I added new trim to the plywood top to match the piece - and then stained the top black to add some contrast.
We then set about unscrewing the shelves and doors and reset them all upside down to be right side up :).
Next we unhooked the drawer slides - installed a center piece of wood to hold the slides and re-installed the drawers to now be right side up. ...»