Cabinet made from old floorboards

December 1, 2013

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Dirty old floorboards with rusty nails; which I have to take out first before planing one side of the boards, the side that will become the inside of the cabinet.

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First I build a frame also from reclaimed wood put it together with mortice and tenon joints.

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Dress up the frame with the boards, by simply glue and nail them to the frame.

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Made the drawer with proper dovetails and the doors with mortice and tenon joints. I will get the glass for the doors as soon as I have another order for glass.

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These pulls where left over from kitchen cabinets I made earlier.

 

 

2 Responses to “Cabinet made from old floorboards”

  1. roos Says:

    Brilliant, so good to see old wood still be used instead of burned or even worse let it rot away. In this way the tree lasts forever.

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  2. modegro Says:

    Wat een mooie lay-out heb je nu! Ik baal er echt van dat we zo ver van elkaar af wonen, if you know what I mean 😉 Succes, liefs Mo

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