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Tiled side table

lifestylebymari
Junior Contributor
lifestylebymari
lifestylebymari
Junior Contributor

An impressive side table design built using MDF panels and white tiles.

 

 

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The project

 

I created this tiled side table with a cool shape. I've been eyeing similar tables for a long time but due to the price I could never justify buying one. Once I saw Geneva Vanderzeil's inspirational tiled desk I knew I could make something similar, so the project began.

 

Using a circular saw, I cut the MDF panels into individual pieces and screwed all the pieces together.

 

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I applied the tiles with Dunlop 2kg Wall And Floor Tile Adhesive and then used Davco 1.5kg #67 Cashmere Sanitized® Colourgrout to finish it off.

 

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Applying tiles all over the MDF panels means that the side table can stand in different positions. I was able to save $575 by creating this myself instead of buying a new one for around $725.

 

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More inspiration for your home

 

Mari also created this European-style mosaic tile table by upcycling a weathered piece of furniture.

 

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It can be surprisingly easy to create an attractive and functional piece of furniture for your home or outdoor areas. Find ideas for your next D.I.Y. piece in our top 10 most popular indoor and outdoor furniture projects.

 

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