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« on: September 15, 2004 09:29:35 AM »

This is my first post...can I ask how I put my picture on? or quotes at the bottom? i am rather webtechically challenged, but i am learning....

my question is this: what should I do with this old door that I found? Its a full size, inside door, with a handle and everything....i was thinking of turning it into a table but if anyone else has a good idea, i am open!
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« Reply #1 on: September 15, 2004 10:16:19 AM »

How handy are you?  Or do you know any toolish types?  Last year at a craft show I old doors cut in half vertically (i.e., top to bottom), the two halves joined at a right angle, and shelves attached.  (You have to use a solid core door, of course, not the hollow core kind.)
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« Reply #2 on: September 15, 2004 12:40:53 PM »

i really like the table idea.

and to answer your other questions, check out the help guide here:
http://www.craftster.org/craftsterguide.html
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« Reply #3 on: September 15, 2004 01:07:06 PM »

I was originally going to use a door for my desk, but instead I'm going to use a three-inch thick sheet of clear plastic-glass type stuff. But yeah. To do this.... if it's raised panel, you need a sheet of plastic or glass over it, though. But I really like the table/desk idea.
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« Reply #4 on: September 15, 2004 08:54:34 PM »

a table or desk are great ideas!!  or if the door is hollow/lightweight you could suspend it from a ceiling with wire rope to create a mini-loft storage unit.  (is my lack of floor space obvious?!)
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« Reply #5 on: September 17, 2004 11:44:10 AM »

You could use it as a head board for yur bed if you were to nail it up horizontally.
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