bread board tressle table

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Project by texaswoodlover posted 04-08-2011 04:27 AM 2385 views 6 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this cedar tressle table was made from the decking of my inlaws back portch. they renovated and i collected the trash. i made this table for some close friends whom had just purchased their first house. it was made 3/4 size to serve as an outdoor bbq-prep/serving table for their patio. they loved it so much im still trying to talk them into putting it outside, maybe this summer.

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#1 posted 04-08-2011 07:00 AM

Wow! I’ll take one for my BBQ. It’s great.

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#2 posted 04-08-2011 01:53 PM

Nice job, looks great!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#3 posted 04-08-2011 04:03 PM

looks good. What coating?

-- Gintaras,

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#4 posted 04-08-2011 04:25 PM

Nice use of reclaimed wood. I agree. Too nice to put outside.

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#5 posted 04-08-2011 05:17 PM

Beautiful job. I can see why they hesitate to put it outside.

-- Vicki on the Eastern Shore of MD

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#6 posted 04-08-2011 05:52 PM

Nice looking tablle.

-- Galootish log blog,

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#7 posted 04-08-2011 05:55 PM

Nice looking table.

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#8 posted 04-09-2011 12:31 AM

the finish is an outdoor urethane.

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#9 posted 04-09-2011 09:36 PM

Very nice. Next time I redo one of my neighbor’s cedar deck, I’ll have to save the lumber and re-use it. Great idea.

-- Bobthebuilderinmichigan

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#10 posted 04-10-2011 04:35 PM

great table i love the look cedar looks great with pecan finish nice size table not to big not to small take a look at my most recent project but using sawmill cut offs and river reclaimed grey elm lumber please feel free to look at all my projects and share your thoughts

-- eric underwood

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#11 posted 01-25-2013 06:20 PM

I love the fact that you rescued that gorgeous wood and built a real heirloom!

-- Paul, St Louis, MO,

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