I've been dying to build this console ever since Ana White posted the plans. I used all reclaimed wood for this piece, it's composed entirely of stud-grade 2x4's and 2x6's. Even though
reclaimed wood is tough to work with (warped & splits easily) it was totally worth it! I sanded, stained (1 coat of Minwax's Golden Oak) then stenciled the top with grey paint in a paisley pattern. I topped it with wax and cannot be more pleased!
Commented on Oct 25, 2012
I want to do this type of thing for an indoor bathroom shutter that will remain closed. Does
I have added granite counters, am restaining the cabinets in the same color and will add some type of backsplash when I finish the rest. I would also like to have a pendant light hanging from the window.
Commented on Nov 29, 2011
I do have a soffit. Will take pictures and send them as we progress. We are just experimenting
The house is about 34 years old and has a large crack in the front that starts about 5 feet up from the ground. The cracks are also showing up on the inside near the front windows on the first and second floor.