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Topics with Label: Recycling and Upcycling

LorenaDIYS
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    I transformed my dark brown tv unit . Now it’s light & bright . I used acorn cabots water base stain & black paint . Full video on YouTube Ej M ...

sallie24
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 This 90’s build wall cabinet was so much fun to turn into our Hamptons tv cabinet. We started by removing the back panel, and shelving through the ce ...

Wendyjoyhall
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Since Covid I have learned to makeover old pieces of furniture with my own twist based on my love of craft and colour and textures. Just a hobby init ...

Wendyjoyhall
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Found this in pretty poor condition, hence having to paint and decorate the doors. I like this one particularly.    

Wendyjoyhall
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Handpainted revamp of drawers found at am old Motel clearing sale.      

annie75
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I turned an old Kmart coffee table that was falling apart from the side of the road into a talking piece, all with scrap wood from Bunnings!      

Wendyjoyhall
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Another dressing table rebuild. Salvaged round ends, repaired carpentry and sanded thoroughly to prepare for application of a dusty pink quilted vinyl ...

Wendyjoyhall
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Again, this was on old piece picked up for not much. Lots of sanding, good sealer undercoat and then 3 topcoats. Drawers lined with a dramatic fabric ...

Wendyjoyhall
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  This was as old piece picked up for $30 and given a new look.  

LorenaDIYS
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        My first furniture flip, originally dark brown bedside tables , now light and new again. . Full video on YouTube channel name - EJ Make ...

Nellstar
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Bought a cheap red /black fold out ottoman bed & clearance linen fabric from Ikea. Removed all the fabric on the ottoman, cut the top in half & used t ...

LorenaDIYS
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I transformed a dark brown hall table to bright and new . I used cabots ACORN water base stain . Full video on YouTube EJ Makes Us 6 after   ...

LorenaDIYS
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   before After  I transformed a dark buffet and now it’s light and bright , I used cabots ACORN water base stain . full video on YouTube EJ Ma ...

LorenaDIYS
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DIY SUPPLIES AT BUNNINGS WAREHOUSE  AFTER  the before I transformed this dark brown dresser and now it’s light & new again full video on You ...

Missskybird
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       Showing results for I made the decision to strip the varnish and colour from our bedroom furniture ( two bedside tables and a dresser). I s ...

houseonhockhill
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I absolutely adore the whole rattan furniture vibe, but couldn't find *exactly* what I wanted in the shops to fit my measly budget. I bought a new, ba ...

Oddchair22
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Total makeover of an old family heirloom. Top was sanded back to raw wood and applied two coats of hemp oil followed by two coats of bees wax to give ...

DesKyrillidis
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Small bedside table found in hard rubbish that had a crack in the front drawer. Filled crack, sanded, primed with BIN Zinsser and mixed Dulux Vivid Wh ...

DesKyrillidis
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Hard rubbish pick up. Legs not attached securely and 2 large cracks on the table top. Secured legs and filled cracks. Glued large popsicle sticks to t ...

swallace
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We found these vintage chairs (set of two) on the side of the road during lockdown 2020. This was our first DIY project and involved MANY trips to bun ...

Oddchair22
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An old set of draws that was gifted and needed sooo much love. The mirror was over 100 years old and I thought would match well with the draws as I wa ...

Oddchair22
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This was an old and run down hard wood table and 8 chairs that needed a total makeover.The top of the table was sanded back to raw wood revealing the ...

lez
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Hi guys. I have mirror doors that were previously installed in my linen cupboard that I want to repurpose.I need to remove the old sliding door frame ...

kmwatts
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I wanted some new bedside tables, and when I saw this ratty old dressing table for sale online, I knew that it had the potential to become just wha ...