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How to Make a Concrete Coffee Table

Concrete Coffee Table Plans

Concrete tables will transform your home and add a high end look to any room. In this article I will show you the process of creating a concrete table with an old world look. To get this effect, I use a trowel finish technique and acid stains to color the concrete. In this tutorial I […]

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JackClamp Contest Giveaway

Hey everyone, I’ve got some exciting news. The great folks from Lowell Thomas Tool, Inc are sponsoring a JackClamp giveaway through the DIY Pete blog! The contest is easy to enter and you can even earn multiple entries, making your chances of winning even better! All you have to do is “like” the DIY Pete […]

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5 DIY Projects That Will Inspire You to Create

Inspiration is everywhere! It’s so easy to share your DIY projects online nowadays that the internet can be an endless source of creative inspiration. I’ve rounded up five cool projects from around the web that may provide you with the spark for a new creative undertaking. 1. Mudroom Drip Tray by Sawdust & Embyros I […]

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How To Sell Your DIY Projects Online

I’ve received a few questions lately about how to go about selling your DIY projects online. While it may seem like a daunting task, creating an ecommerce store to sell what you’ve made can open up lots of doors. Obviously the opportunity to make a bit of money is a huge incentive, but you also […]

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How to Make a Wooden Towel Rack

Add a touch of simplicity and elegance to your bathroom with this easy to assemble wooden towel rack! We were inspired to make this by Whitney over at Shanty-2-Chic. However, we decided to modify it by using tongue and groove and adjusting it to fit our space more efficiently. Tools Drill Kreg Jig Miter Saw […]

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How to Make a Wooden Floor Mat

The other day we decided it was a good Saturday to work on a project. I needed a new floor mat for the entrance and so we decided it would be a lot of fun to build a wood floor mat. We searched Pinterest for ideas and found a wooden floor mat that we wanted […]

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How to Make a Barnwood Picture Frame

Learn how to make a simple barnwood picture frame in a few easy steps. Perfect for displaying family photos, wedding invitations, or your children’s artwork! Tools Drill Miter Saw Kreg Jig Scissors Wood to Buy Qty: 1  Type: 1×4 by 8 feet long (barnwood optional) Other Supplies 1 1/4 inch Kreg Jig Screws Twine Clothespins […]

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Top 5 DIY websites that will inspire you to create!

1. Ana-White.com Ana White is a mother and self-taught DIY’er from Alaska. Her website provides hundreds of comprehensive project plans drawn up by Ana herself, advice on how to get started, and an active community of followers. I think what is most appealing about her site is her personal, down-to-earth tone and “You can do […]

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Top 5 DIY Projects for 2014

1. How to Build a Farmhouse Dining Table This 4×4 farm table can be built for under a couple hundred dollars and will look amazing in your home. This table is made out of 2×4’s, 2×10’s, and 4×4’s. 2. How to Build a Rustic Desk The rustic desk is a simple project that can be […]

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How to Make a Pallet Wine Rack

If you are looking for a fun and easy project to tackle I’d highly recommend building a pallet wine rack. We got an inkling for a project this weekend and thought about how cool a wine rack made out of an old pallet would be. So…. we drove behind a couple stores looking for pallets […]

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