Monthly Archives: May 2016

An Organizational Board

How can an ordinary board, perhaps leftover from one of your previous projects, help you stay organized?

After applying a coat of stain to the front, I simply wrapped the board with heavy twine, securing each end on the back with a tack, then attaching a picture hanger for mounting
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Bring the Outdoors in with Hanging Herb Shelves

As every cook knows, fresh herbs can make any meal a memorable one, so I took an idea for a hanging shelf made from a pallet board and suspended with twine from a pair of brass cup hooks and adapted it for an herb shelf designed to hang in a kitchen window.

I worried, however, that
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Add Color to Any Room with These Hanging Vases

Flowers are a great way to add color and brighten any room. There are many ways to display these beautiful petals. Here are two ways you can make creative hanging vases using scrap pieces of wood and other things you may have around in your workshop.

I never want to waste wood, including
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