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Plantation Shutters

03-31-2008 03:10 AM by Grumpy | 22 comments »

Plantation shutters are very popular down under at the moment, at least on the east coast of Australia.My wife and I recently renovated the bathroom, yes girls she did help with the wall cladding, plastering and tiling. We had a window that looked a bit out of place, a bit ordinary, and we say some plantation shutters in an apartment when we were on holidays in Queensland.You know what woodies are like, I can make them I said. Well that is what happened.After scouting around nobody seemed to ...

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King Size Shutter Headboard #2: Attaching the top, painting, distressing, and the outcome

09-02-2014 07:58 PM by iamcliff | 0 comments »

In this video, I attach the top of the headboard, then I show the painting technique we chose, which consists of two different colors, and then distressing the outer layer. I posted the final product on my projects page: view it here. Watch part 2 here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZjDxyTyYbJ8

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King Size Shutter Headboard #1: Making a Frame and Attaching the Shutters

08-30-2014 04:41 PM by iamcliff | 0 comments »

We were given a king size bed frame and mattresses. We previously had a queen, but with two kids hanging out in our bed before bedtime and sometimes even sleeping in the bed it was getting too crowded. My wife’s birthday was approaching, so I asked her what she wanted she said she wanted a king size headboard. Watch part one here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A2BpQSzr7Rg

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My First Shutters #3: Bathroom Shutters

03-01-2012 06:18 PM by Rha7 | 6 comments »

Presenting my bathroom shutters! It is getting easier every time, I learn from errors, and fix my previous issues, this one looks much better now, although they’re far from perfect… but here they are…

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My First Shutters #1: Here I am so far ...

01-23-2012 11:18 PM by Rha7 | 3 comments »

I read an article somewhere that said “if you’re a beginner you shouldn’t try to make your own shutters, it is a very difficult work that should be left to professionals” ... as stubborn as Iam, it looked like the right project to tackle on my learning travel … So, here I am so far, It is make of Pine ($$$ cost effective), and I’m using oil+wax as a finish, by request from my wife that saw me once trying it on a piece of scrap wood to see how it looked. ...

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Shutters w/ Keystone

02-12-2011 10:55 PM by emmwood | 0 comments »

Shutters w/ Keystone for Victorian HomeWood: Pine; Finish: White; Location: Bowers, PASee Progress @ www.EMMWOOD.com, click on Current Projects

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