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Re-purpose footboard bench

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Project by justholler posted 456 days ago 775 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a fairly simple project with a good, eye catching result. Not all headboards/foot boards are created equal though…you have to pick a good style that doesn’t require a lot of changes. I did raise this one about 3 inches. Kept it simple…hardest part was painting. These seem to be a popular item right now. Paid $5 for the bed part and had the rest on hand.

-- Of all the things I've lost, I miss my mind the most..... Twain





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ChrisK

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#1 posted 456 days ago

Looks good, I need to keep my open for these kinds of finds.

-- Chris K

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#2 posted 456 days ago

Good thinking well done.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#3 posted 455 days ago

Nice re-use. Looks great.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#4 posted 455 days ago

great bench,i’ve done a couple for a customer and there pretty fun projects…

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#5 posted 455 days ago

Great re-purpose. I like!

-- Jim, Tinley Park, IL http://jbuda.net

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#6 posted 451 days ago

Love the idea and design, came out really beautiful and unique. It looks comfy too. Superb work!

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