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Cherry Slab Coffee Table

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Do you want a coffee table that is both a rich natural piece of furniture as well as a very functional table?  The Cherry Slab Coffee Table is the perfect build to bring life to any space!  The natural grain and colors and character of the Cherry or any other slab that you choose make […]

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10 Makers you have to Follow on Youtube

It seems like we are in a Golden Era of making on Youtube right now.  So many people are sharing their creativity with the world and inspiring others to make!  At DIY Pete we’ve collected a few of our favorites to share with you ranging in topic from woodworking to welding to machining. We hope […]

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DIY Polished Concrete Coffee Table with Crushed Glass

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This week, we wanted to dive more in to polishing concrete, coloring concrete, and embedding crushed, recycled glass into a concrete table top. This Concrete Coffee Table is an awesome project for all different skills levels, it is simple to make, and has a nice, modern touch to it. Be sure to check out the […]

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Why You Should get Started with DIY Projects in 2016

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This New Year is all about you: become the best that you can be, work towards your goals and achieve them, and cross things off the list that you’ve been wanting to finish for some time now. This blog post will dive into why you need to get started with DIY Projects in 2016. Do […]

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Modern Concrete Log Holder

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Ryobi was a fan of the Concrete Log Holder that we recently made, so we teamed up and decided to make a more modern, circular version of the concrete log holder. The step-by-step tutorial is on Ryobi Nation website, here. Below are a few photos of the build and some basic tools and supplies needed […]

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Last Minute DIY Gift Ideas

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Are you not done with your Holiday shopping yet? Welcome to the Last Minute DIY Gift Ideas! These gifts are ones that you can make, very affordably, in a short amount of time. We’re sharing the DIY projects and ideas from some of the top DIY Bloggers out there. Learn how to make quick woodworking […]

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DIY Simple Workbench

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For this week’s tutorial, I help my good friend George build a DIY simple workbench for his new home. He has been wanting to get into DIY projects and needed a workbench to get started on projects, in his garage. We made this simple, yet very functional and sturdy workbench to put in his garage. This […]

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DIY Holiday Gift Guide

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Find the perfect gifts for those doers and makers in your life! In this holiday gift guide you’ll find the most practical, reasonably priced gifts for DIYers – from tools to books to accessories and more! Make their life easier around the shop and make your holiday shopping simpler this year. The links are affiliate links—and […]

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DIY Concrete Dining Table

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How to make a Concrete Dining Table! This is an excellent DIY concrete project for beginners and the more experienced alike! This clean, modern, minimalist design approach will look great in your dining room. This project doesn’t take that long to make and is attainable by anyone if you follow this step-by-step tutorial. Best of […]

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How to Make a Wine Cork Board

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This wine cork board is a blast to make, is easy on the budget, and makes a great gift! All you’ll need for this DIY project are some wine corks, a small amount of wood, a saw, hot glue gun, and an afternoon. I teamed up with my friend, Laura, for this project. Be sure […]

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