salvaged bench

Salvaged Bench

There are many examples on Hometalk of benches made from headboards and footboards. I want to add...

a funky table, Good view of the top

A Funky Table

I bought some metal tables from a local on-line auction with no particular use in mind. They were...

an assortment of coffee tables

An Assortment of Coffee Tables

This posting is a collection of coffee tables I have done over a number of years. For most of them,...

repurposed deck table, Completed table on Linda and Tim s deck

Repurposed Deck Table

My wife is very supportive of my woodworking and repurposing. But she often reminds me that just...

repurpose foundry pattern, Poor photo but you get the idea

Repurposed Foundry Patterns

This was a fun project, because it was quick and of a much smaller scale than some others I have...

one shipping crate equals two home bars

One Shipping Crate Equals Two Home Bars.

About two years ago I purchased a plywood crate from a local on-line auction house. I bought it...

cabin table with folding legs

Cabin Table With Folding Legs

My tax accountant learned I was a woodworker and asked me if I could make a table for their cabin in...

headboards i have made, Headboard footboard and rails

Headboards I Have Made

I have been a hobbyist woodworker for most of my adult life and started repurposing almost 30 years...

stripping paint from door hardware

Stripping Paint From Door Hardware.

This is a tutorial for a technique to which I can't claim ownership to. The Heritage Company...

using and tinting auto body filler for wood repair

Using and Tinting Auto Body Filler for Wood Repair.

I have posted some rustic tables that had defects (knotholes, voids, and hole) that required...

John Biermacher
John Biermacher
About meI am a retired chemist, but have been into DIY for for + Read More