HOW TO BUILD NEW FURNITURE - using old furniture



I built this amazing cabinet with a lot of common items that can be found at Used building supply stores, thrifts stores, and some curb side treasure. Take a look through the following photos to see if these items might inspire you. 




Various wood trim left over or salvaged
 A solid oak desk


 An old TV cabinet


 Corbels from the Used building supply


Some old drawers


 

Let me show you how these things were used ...

The dental molding trim is salvaged from a dresser

The side panels and top are from the
 huge desk seen earlier.

The top edge profile is a drawer front.


The TV cabinet was used for the bottom portion.
All the shelves are made from drawer
fronts or backs.




I mounted a touch light system in the top
also taken from another piece of furniture



Another great cabinet I pieced together can be found here


You can always follow along on 
INSTAGRAM @4_the_love_of_wood
where you get sneak peaks of what I am up to.

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vintage switch plates to choose from

Firstfinds Hardware Store
  also has hundreds of vintage hardware
 pieces available for your next project.

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