Tree Stump Side Table

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A couple years ago, or maybe it was last year. A storm blew through the neighborhood and a friend of mine lost a few trees. I gained a couple side tables.Before they were ordinary, run of the mill stumps.Items used to transform these beauties.I used Minwax Colonial Walnut Wood-Sheen Rubbing Stain and Minwax Helmsman Spar Urethane.  I … [Read more...]

A Dock Story

The Stump Side Tables

What was I thinking?(Click here to see original post. and here) We didn't get finished, but we're feeling much better about our neglected space.Removed the splinter.Wood screen doors replaced with vinyl.Fallen tree stumps became side tables.Removable, washable slip covers.A roadside rescue table got a new home.Cleaned … [Read more...]

Imagine the Impossiblitlies

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Have you heard about this?  I was reluctant to say that I'd join this party, you can guess which project I chose.If you have a big project that you're putting off, I'd suggest joining this party!  We got started this weekend and I'm not saying that we'll be finished by *party* time.  But I am saying that we're giving it a … [Read more...]

Out – house Goal

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I mean out side the house goal,  I'm really exposing myself with this one.  This post is full of shame.I need you to imagine this building with just the roof, being held up with six 4x4's and the existing deck. Ok that's what it looked like when we moved in to our house.  One day while I was sitting out here I came up with the idea of what you … [Read more...]