DIY Console Table with Reclaimed Wood Drawers

When Jamison from Rogue Engineer’s wife showed him a picture of a console she loved on Pinterest with no name, dimensions, or idea at all where is came from, he wasn’t deterred. He went to work designing the project plans from the pic and then building this beeeeautiful console that has a painted frame, drawers […Read More]

Reclaimed Wood Planked Wall Art

Pauline of My Altered State is a girl after my own heart when it comes to hoarding every little wood scrap. She just can’t throw any of them away, and I sure don’t blame her! By themselves, the pieces may not look like much, but together… they can become a beautiful piece of artwork that […Read More]

Reclaimed Wood Barn Door

Julie of DO or DIY needed a creative solution for her laundry room after installing new appliances that blocked the door from opening all the way. Julie and her husband realized a barn door was the perfect solution and would make quite the statement in their boring hallway. The only problem was the price. Instead […Read More]

Weathered Wall Letter for a Monogram Gallery Wall

Tasha from Designer Trapped in a Lawyer’s Body has a thing for a typography. She even has a monogram gallery wall in her foyer dedicated to her ever-growing collection of “A”s. Tasha recently added to that collection with a reclaimed wood letter “A” modeled after one from Anthropologie. The weathered look made for an easy […Read More]

Reclaimed Wood Wall Shelves with Metal Brackets

Kristy of Kristy Dickerson had been on the hunt for the perfect shelves to hang above the file cabinets in her office. She finally found some at Restoration Hardware she liked, but just adding two shelves and the brackets to her cart drove the total to $800! Yikes! With a trip to Home Depot, Kristy had all the materials she needed to recreate the reclaimed wood and metal shelves. She did an amazing job distressing the boards to give them that old, worn look.

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Factory Cart Table

Jennifer from Blissfully Ever After couldn’t have been more elated to receive this amazing factory cart table for her eight year wedding anniversary. Her sweet husband built the entire thing from scratch using reclaimed wood, antique rail cart wheels, and other supplies from the local hardware store. Jennifer says, “I am in LOVE with the way this table turned out and it is the perfect additional to our cottage industrial style family room.”

Restoration Hardware Factory Cart Table Knockoff

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Reclaimed Wood Shelf

Gretchen of Boxy Colonial needed display shelves for her boys’ bedroom and liked the look of some reclaimed wood shelves from West Elm. However, at $58 for the smallest shelf, it simply wasn’t happening. Instead, Gretchen enlisted her husband and two sons to make these look-a-likes with wood “reclaimed” from the scrap pile. I have a feeling it didn’t take too much persuading to get them to bang up the boards with hammers and screwdrivers {wink}!

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Tree Stump Table

Lovers of all things Restoration Hardware, Lidy from Hello Lidy and her husband are always on the lookout for less costly ways to bring the look home. They scored a salvaged tree stump that was headed for the chopping block (literally!) and transformed it into a trendy side table. The total cost for their table came in at $20, which is an amazing price compared to a whopping $695 for their RH inspiration!

diy stump table

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