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Project by TheeWoodShed posted 247 days ago 664 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Those of you who know me, know that I love to recycle! This bench/hall tree was made from 50 year old oak doors and couple bi-fold doors that I found at a demolition place in our local town. Only thing I bough for it were the coat hooks and the piano hing. The bench also stores our grandchildren’s toys.

The doors had the door knobs still in them, so instead of trying to coble something to cover the holes, I made a heart shape from the knobs…. not sure I like it but the boss loved it.

-- "Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."





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#1 posted 247 days ago

The heart hole was inspired and it works great.

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#2 posted 247 days ago

Very creative recycle buddy. I really like the heart solution as well.

-- ***Pat*** Rookie woodworker looking for an education!!!

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#3 posted 243 days ago

That’s one fine looking furniture. Beautiful wood and great finish.

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#4 posted 243 days ago

Thanks everyone! I love looking at old pieces and thinking “What can I make with that”. Of course my boss throws out her ideas too! LOL But so enjoy making nice pieces out of good finds!!!

-- "Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."

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