Making An End Grain Chopping Board / Butchers Block From Salvaged Oak

In this video I make a chopping board from some salvaged oak hat and coat stands

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Making Hardwood Drinks Coasters

A friend of mine donated me some lengths of hardwood - oak, mahogany and teak (I think).  I used them to create these drinks coasters to give as Christmas gifts.  I got about 36 coasters in total out of the laminated block of wood - 8 sets of 4 coasters.  I had a few issues - the glue up was tricky and it took a while to find a finish I liked, but they looked good in the end!

Making A Radiator Shelf

Here's a little shelf I made in an alcove next to my bedroom.  The shelf sits on top of some brackets that sit on top of the radiator so there are no fixings in to the wall.

Boarding The Loft - the inexpensive way

Here's how I boarded out my loft floor on a tight budget using pallets and salvaged tongue and groove loft boards for under £100

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