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Found this 18 pane door at the dump...so I pulled it out and made it into a king size headboard

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Project by Cody Lee Rockafeller posted 04-20-2011 11:20 PM 1473 views 2 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just framed up some post around an old door and painted it haha

-- Cody Lee Rockafeller-BlueGooseCustomFurniture





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#1 posted 04-20-2011 11:29 PM

Very nice, it’s always nice to salvage materials.

-- Grant...."GO BUCKEYES"

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#2 posted 04-20-2011 11:49 PM

Thanks! Yeah, the door looked brand new. No clue why he was throwing it away!

-- Cody Lee Rockafeller-BlueGooseCustomFurniture

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#3 posted 04-21-2011 12:02 AM

This is the best thing I’ve read all day. You did a good thing here. And, it looks beautiful.

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#4 posted 04-21-2011 12:41 AM

Nice save; reduce, reuse, recycle as they say.

-- A thing of beauty is a joy forever...

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#5 posted 04-21-2011 01:11 AM

Very creative well done

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#6 posted 04-21-2011 02:28 AM

Cool man!

-- GX

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#7 posted 04-21-2011 02:49 AM

very cool and I love the trim work on the post!

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#8 posted 04-21-2011 04:15 AM

really nice job , ive often thought about doing the same with an old 5 panel door . looks great !

-- rick

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#9 posted 04-21-2011 04:30 AM

very nice.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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#10 posted 04-21-2011 06:25 AM

Great job saving something and making it useful again

-- Scott "Some days you are the big dog, some days you are the fire hydrant"

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#11 posted 04-21-2011 06:52 AM

-gotta love the treasures at the dump -we probably have a lot of nice wood there lately -3 storms in a row! -hope you got some nice pickings too if they made it that far!
I don’t see how you get things so square!!

-- christine

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#12 posted 04-21-2011 06:55 AM

Brilliant idea! Did you build it in your kitchen? ;)

-- Ian, Tennessee

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#13 posted 04-21-2011 08:02 AM

I like it!

-- Rory // Milwaukee, WI

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#14 posted 04-21-2011 08:55 AM

love it

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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#15 posted 04-21-2011 03:14 PM

I wish I had a stove in my bedroom, or a bed in my kitchen;)

-- Dominic P.- Duxbury MA

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