DIY: $100 Glass and Concrete Coffee Table
We’ve posted about concrete block coffee tables before (see 12 Tables Made with Cinder Blocks, Economy Edition), but we hadn’t seen one with a glass top until we spotted this one in the airy downtown showroom of LA fashion designer Shaina Mote.Above: Located in downtown LA, Shaina Mote’s loft is outfitted with simple furniture and is flooded with natural light.Above: A 15-by-28-inch Flat-Edge Tempered Radius Corner Rectangular Glass Tabletop is $91.99 (other sizes available) from Fab Glass & Mirror.To protect the glass from scratching, use either clear rubber Stick-It Glass Protective Pads ($4.97 for a pack of 20 from Amazon) or Self-Stick Furniture Felt Pads ($5.49 from Amazon).For another low-cost DIY project with components sourced from the hardware store, see Alexa’s Elevated $15 Hardware Store Clamp Light.
How to make a DIY Driftwood Coffee Table
Here’s a tutorial on how we built a driftwood and glass topped coffee table!One of our first truly DIY building projects way back when we first started blogging was an amazing DIY driftwood coffee table that we built from scratch using driftwood from Dreher Island right down the road.DIY Driftwood Coffee TableWe built this DIY driftwood coffee table four years ago when the only tools I had were a drill (which was a knockoff brand that had little to no power behind it) and a hacksaw.We still love this DIY driftwood coffee table and moved it with us to our new house.Yield: 1 table how to make a driftwood coffee table Active Time: 2 hours Total Time: 2 hours Difficulty: Medium Estimated Cost: $10-50 Here is how to build a DIY dirftwood coffee table.
5 table top inspiration ideas
Here are 5 table top ideas that you can create at home:First up - The Recycled Pallet TableImage from 101 PalletsThis 'How To' video by BeachBumLivin shows how to make a very stylish coffee table using nothing but old pallets.2 - The Glow TableImage from Bored PandaThis Instructable shows how to make your own glow in the dark table.All These Table Tops Go With:3 - The LED TableImage from Evil Mad ScientistThis amazing concept is the work of a UK based fabricator.You will be covering the entire surface of the table and then sealing it with epoxy; the table top itself can be fairly basic.Alternatively contacting a local tree surgeon such as Kent Logs is a great way to obtain beautiful table tops such as:
Pin 1K 1K SharesLearn how to transform a plain Glass Table Top with this Subtle yet Beautiful Etched Glass Techqniue which will give it a gorgeous design and character.So this has to be hands done one of the easiest least messy ways to update a piece of furniture specifically a Glass Tabletop.TUTORIAL FOR HOW TO ETCH A GLASS TABLE TOPSTEP 1Okay to start off the project I had a plain Glass Table Top with legs were from Ikea called Lerberg.I chose Rust-o-leum Gold Metallic Spray paint which is my favorite spray paint as it gives the best shine and coverage.STEP 3I used this particular Etch Cream but you could use any etching cream for that matter.
Coffee Table Makeover
Old glass top coffee table that desperately needs a makeoverMy living room has been desperately needing a coffee table for a very long time.DIY coffee table makeover materials and toolsCitristrip varnish striperWeathered Oak stainWhite waxWater based polyRub n Buff in Gold LeafOrbital sanderRyobi Multi-toolDIY coffee table makeover videoI recorded my DIY process of refinishing the coffee table into a video.DIY glass top coffee table makeover DIY instructionsClean and remove old varnishThe first step is to give it a good wipe to this coffee table.DIY old coffee table makeover summarySo that is the process for this DIY old coffee makeover!Hope you enjoy this coffee table makeover tutorial helpful and have gotten some great coffee table makeover ideas for your own DIY project.
4 DIY Easter Tabletop Ideas
You can come up with easy DIY ideas to have an amazing Easter.These DIY Easter Tabletop ideas will make your interior painting Toronto even more memorable than initially anticipated.Use TwigsThis is the easiest and most adorable way to decorate your Easter tabletop.You don’t need much to pull up this trick.You can decorate them with Easter eggs or with other paper ornaments.
Chic DIY Computer Desk Ideas
The need for an office space has steadily increased as more people begin working from home.A beautiful desk is the perfect way to turn your office into an enjoyable space.Here are some more DIY desk ideas to help give your office a special touch.Glass DesktopsSalvaged wood takes on a new level of chicness with this desk DIY from HGTV.This desk update from Thrifty and Chic turned a forgotten desk into the ideal office companion.
7 Reasons Why You Should Get A Glass Top For Your Tables
We’ll make things a bit easier for you by offering you 7 reasons why tables with glass tops are especially great.First of all, transparent glass is awesome at creating the illusion of space and making a room appear larger and more airy than it actually is.The transparent glass allows you to draw attention to the base and, instead of hiding it, it will make it stand out.Tables that have glass tops make maintenance really easy.Another nice thing about tables that have transparent glass tops is that they allow you to highlight a beautiful area rug.
DIY Coffee Table Makeover: How to Add a Shadowbox
Read the full disclosure hereThis Coffee Table Makeover Tutorial was written by Marie Webster of Chic and Shabulous (a member of our business directory).This little coffee table was one of those pieces – just ripe for a fun coffee table makeover!Materials Needed – Coffee Table ShadowboxOld Coffee Table (preferably with a glass top already but not necessary)3 lengths of 4″ x 1″ wood.There are lots of little glass topped tables out there that would be perfect for this type of coffee table makeover project.DIY Coffee Table Makeover: How to add a Shadowbox Prep Time: 1 hour Active Time: 2 hours Additional Time: 1 day Total Time: 1 day 3 hours Difficulty: Medium Estimated Cost: 20 How to upcycle an old coffee table and add a shadowbox with a glass top.
13 Creative DIY table designs for all styles and tastes
Wine crate coffee table.This is a chic, vintage coffee table and it’s not that difficult to make either.This is another wood table but this time with a more elaborate design.Pallet coffee table.It might sound weird but you can actually turn an old window into a lovely coffee table.
Coffee Table Refinished with Resin
I made this coffee table refinished with resin and can’t wait to tell you the process!Prepping Resin:After the entire table is painted and dried (possibly with a few coats) you’re ready for the resin part of the project.Pouring Resin:Now pour your dark gray resin onto the table top.If your table is flat you’ll likely just let the resin run off the sides, but that didn’t work for this project.A gorgeous white coffee table with a dark, patterned, shiny table top!
Top 7 Simple DIY Coffee Table Ideas with Glass Table Top
Decorate your living rooms by creating your own coffee glass tabletop by using a round glass tabletop or tempered glass tabletop.For such purposes, a glass tabletop or even tempered glass tabletop is an excellent option!You can have a circular glass table top, a rectangular glass table top or any other shape, as per your requirement!The tempered glass table tops are mostly preferred for your coffee table glass tops because they are much stronger than any other glass type.In order to build a unique coffee table, you can use the abandoned wooden windows to shape your coffee table!
Pallet Wood Coffee Table with Glass Top
Pallet wood can be used to mimic each shape and style of table, now it only depends on you that what kind of table you really want for your home!Coffee tables with glass tops are going through the trends and can mostly been seen in modern living rooms!Hopefully, you can also build such an table with pallets here is a practical idea for it, just copy this DIY pallet rustic coffee table inspiration and enjoy an industrial cozy design of table on a budget!Table has been finished with thicker glass top that have really great impacts on overall look and beauty of the table!Base of the table is from pallet wood medium and looks completely rustic!
Don't Trash It! How to Repurpose a Door into a Table
I’ve shopped at Habitat stores in the past, but this was my first visit to the main San Antonio store.I purchased reclaimed wood (at 25 cents per piece) to make legs for the table, but I later ended up spotting a table headed to the trash and claimed it.I liked the distressed look of the table legs so I left them as is.Obviously, to be functional for dining it will need a glass top or sturdy (possibly wood) place mats.Habitat for Humanity of San Antonio owns and operates the Habitat Home Centers located at 311 Probandt, 5482 Walzem and 8125 Meadow Leaf.
16 DIY Table Top Ideas
There are many DIY table top ideas that you can easily apply to the top of your existing structure.DIY Table Top IdeasThese Creative DIY table top ideas are the best way to breathe new life into your kitchen or dining room table.These 15 must-try DIY table top ideas prove that you don't have to throw out your old, beat-up furniture!If you are looking for DIY tabletop ideas, you must see these simple and easy-to-make table tops without special skills.Thick Table Top:With a DIY Thick Table, Top people can make their table that they know sturdy and strong.
100 DIY Coffee Table Plans To Craft Your Own Table
And these 100 free DIY coffee table plans are loaded with some ideal and insanely economical ways to customize your own coffee table!There are just so many magical transformations you can bring to your coffee table using basic and free coffee table ideas.Homemade Coffee Table and End TableGet inspired by this homemade coffee table and end table.Living Room Coffee Table DecorAdd an exquisite and luxurious coffee table to your living room to add up to your decor!Coffee Table with PlanterWe have been through some amazing DIY coffee table ideas which had a beverage cooling spot.
Shockingly Creative Tabletops That are Sure to Impress
Check out these creative DIY tabletop ideas that are sure to give any table a new lease on life and style.Live edge wooden tabletopVIEW IN GALLERYPerhaps it was actually your dining room table that gave you stress when you looked around your decor, rather than the coffee table?Palette coffee tableVIEW IN GALLERYPerhaps the top of your coffee table is beyond saving but the legs are still okay?Reclaimed window coffee tableVIEW IN GALLERYThis adorably reclaimed looking table idea is another great way to reuse existing table legs, this time from one of your side tables!Glowing wooden tableVIEW IN GALLERYHave you ever heard of photoluminescent powder?
Eleven Ways To Update and Makeover An Outdated Or Damaged Dining
Last Updated on December 24, 2015 by Kristi LinauerWhen I shared my cerused dining table makeover yesterday, I had several people comment and say that their own dining table needed a bit of an update as well.No need to live with an outdated dining table when there are so many options for updating and making over your table!Before:After:Click here to see more of this table makeover from Simple Details BlogIdea #9: Add some sparkle to the top with glass, nailhead trim, etc., like this table makeover from Dwellings By DeVore.Before:After:Click here to see more of this table makeover from Dwellings by DeVoreIdea #10: Replace an outdated or damaged top with a concrete table top, like this table makeover from Kara Paslay Designs.Before:After:Click here to see more of this makeover from 11 Magnolia LaneThose are some of the best ways I’ve found to makeover an outdated dining table.
18+ DIY Coffee Table Ideas
We have shared 4 DIY coffee table tutorials:How to decide on a DIY coffee table designIf you’re trying to decide what kind of coffee table to make, keep in mind:The tools and skills that you have available to youYour design styleThe size of your space including height of tableYour storage needsThe finish that will best coordinate with your spaceCoffee table shapesThere are a lot of choices for the shape of your coffee table.You want to allow for 18″ of clearance in between the coffee table and any wall or other furniture.Coffee table topper ideasWant to add a new top to an old coffee table?Some ideas for coffee table storage are:baskets or binshidden storage such as a lift up top coffee tableottoman style table with removable lidset baskets on top of the tableMaking over an old coffee tableWhile it’s great to build a coffee table from scratch, there is always the option to make over an old, thrifted or reclaimed coffee table.Coffee Table Refinishing IdeasSome of the best ways to refinish a coffee table are:Paint with chalk paint – no sanding required!
Mod Podge Table Ideas You'll Love
8.3K shares FacebookTwitterPinterestEmailIf you want to attempt a Mod Podge table project, check out this collection of 30 great ideas.Cathie and Steve show you an easy way to DIY a table – you’re going to love it.DIY Table IdeasTo get inspired, I put together this roundup of Mod Podge table projects.In the meantime, I think you should attempt a Mod Podge table as well.Ready to see one of these Mod Podge table top ideas in action?
How to Make a Perfect Glass Patio Table Makeover
If you are looking something to spiff up your porch, try this glass patio table makeover.I am excited to show you how I made this…well I don’t want to say ugly…but boring glass patio table into something much much cuter!Glass Patio Table MakeoverFirst take off the legs, these ones just pulled off after sliding them away from the corners.Glass Patio Table Makeover ContinuedTurn the legs upside downGet your favorite spray paint color and my favorite spray paint nozzlePaint in slow even strokes all of the legs and base of the table.Finally put it all back together and add a cute umbrella for the perfect glass patio table makeover!
DIY Sea Glass Bottles: Summer Decor
Sea Glass in SummerEver since I was a child back in California, I have always loved hunting for shells and sea glass.I don’t know which DIY glass bottle version I love more, the frosted glass or the sea glass.Supplies Needed to Make DIY Sea Glass BottlesFor this easy summer home decor project, all you need are a couple of things to make these gorgeous sea glass bottles.Sea Glass Spray Paint PointerIn the process of making these DIY sea glass bottles for the first time, I learned a little something about sea glass spray paint.Styling DIY Sea Glass BottlesThese sea glass bottles have made an appearance all over the farmhouse!
DIY Coffee Table Display Ideas For Gifts and Home
I took that a bit further and came up with something functional, but fun – a coffee table display box.DIY Coffee Table Display BoxFinding or creating the right topFor my top, I used a door frame already set with a glass door.You can buy hinges cheaply (and decorative if you wish) and attach those to the glass frame and the bottom part of the top.Finishing the woodIf you are lucky, the door frame you choose and legs you build will already be finished.Want a coffee table display box, but don’t want to make it yourself?
16 Delightful DIY Christmas Table Decor Projects To Do On A Budget
In this fresh compilation of holiday decorations, we are going to show you 16 Delightful DIY Christmas Table Decor Projects To Do On A Budget.We want to show you that beautiful Christmas decor doesn’t have to be expensive and bought from the store.You can make just as nice, or even better, DIY Christmas table decor on your own, or of course, with the help of your family.DIY Christmas Table Decor on a budget3.DIY Christmas Centerpiece16.
How To Make A Sea Glass Mosaic Table- The Boondocks Blog
Millie of 2 Crochet Hooks is going to show us how to make a stunning Sea Glass mosaic table.Today I want to share with you this lovely Sea Glass Mosaic Table I have created!How to Make A Sea Glass Mosaic TableThis table all started innocently enough – we decided to have our front porch redone as the wood was getting pretty ugly.We added the sea glass and then if you can tell (don’t worry I know you can’t) in between the sea glass are spirals of the marbles.He insisted it would work and proceeded to pour most of the can onto my beautiful sea glass mosaic!But in the meantime, I thought I would go ahead and share with you my sea glass mosaic table!
DIY Glass Top Makeup Vanity
The Need for a DIY VanityUp until recently, I have been using an antique desk in my makeup vanity closet.This is going to be used as the base of the vanity and where the legs will attach.Next, build another frame just like the previous frame, except this frame will be without one of the long sides of the rectangle.Well, for now, I have been using a stool that we just had lying around because I have yet to find the perfect chair for the DIY vanity closet, but I will update you on that later when I find one.What do you think of the DIY Glass Top Vanity Desk?
Custom Glass Table Top
The glass table tops are thermally hardened and therefore resistant to high temperatures.Tempered glass is 5 times stronger than ordinary glass.Our advice is to choose 3/8” safety glass when the table top is fully supported.If the table top is only resting on a frame or legs, it is advisable to choose safety glass of ½” or ¾” tempered glass.Available thicknesses: 1/4″, 3/8″, 1/2″ and 3/4″Available color: Clear, Bronze, Grey and Low Iron 2Available Shape: Oval shape , Circle shape , Rectangle shape , Square shapeCustom Glass Table Top
Cheap home decor: how to update an outdated outdoor furniture
Cheap home decor: how to update an outdated outdoor furniture to create a French rustic cafe setting in the backyard using old outdoor furniture.I decided to create a French rustic cafe setting in the backyard using the outdoor furniture I already have for a cheap home decor make-over.BEFOREWell, the process began when I decided to spray paint the entire outdoor furniture set including the table black, helping the table match better with the umbrella.I used Rust-oleum Flat Black Spray paint (6 cans to update the furniture.MATERIALS FOR SPRAY PAINTING OUTDOOR FURNITUREBefore you tackle spray painting your outdoor furniture, be sure to chip away any peeling paint and clean up the surface.
Bird Bath Makeovers into Glass Top Display Tables
See All Display Table Ideas
Stenciled Glass and Mirror Project Ideas that Shine
We show how to reverse stencil glass on the underside of a glass cocktail table, and why this requires painting your layers of color in reverse – or, stenciling backwards.For the full tutorial using our Marrakech Medallion Stencil, check out Learning to Stencil Backwards: How to Reverse Stencil Glass.Old White Chalk Paint® by Annie Sloan and our Queen Crown Wall Art Stencil combine to create custom mirror art that is fit for a princess.Stenciled glass wall art beautifully adds doses of metallic touches around a room without making it overwhelming.Are you now inspired to use stencils for your own painted decorative mirror, glass art, or glass table?
Recycling a glass table top into water wall
Recycling a glass table top into water wallSince we featured Elayne Lansford’s Bottle World and healing garden, many of you have asked how to make her unique water wall from a recycled table top.The original water wall birthed when Elayne snagged a glass table top at Goodwill for $25.Like the first design, the holes for the water flow will only be in the section that hugs the top of the glass.This time, he’s uniting two sections of copper tubing with couplers in order to attach the water tube at the top for more even distribution.To attach the copper tubing to the glass, John will simply crimp copper clamps to secure it.
11 Best Fish Tank Coffee Tables
11 Cool And Stunning Coffee Table AquariumsHere are 11 of the best fish tank coffee tables on the market.DIY Coffee Table AquariumIf you’re a crafty person you may prefer to build your own coffee table tank, and this design shows you how to do it step-by-step!Axolotl Coffee Table TankYou don’t need to use gravel or sand in the bottom of a coffee table tank; you don’t even have to use it as a fish tank!Modern Aquarium Coffee TableI love the look of this modern coffee table aquarium!Simple Fish Tank Coffee Table With LightsLike the aquatic salamander table above, here’s another table that skips the substrate and instead uses the bottom of the tank to enhance the lighting.
3 DIY Tabletop Greenhouse Ideas
These 3 DIY tabletop greenhouse ideas will have you digging through old possessions or seeking out garage sales in hopes of creating a unique tabletop greenhouse, which adds a fantastic appeal to your home.Fish Tank Terrarium GreenhouseIf you know anything about tabletop greenhouses, it’s that terrarium greenhouses are extremely popular in the tabletop greenhouse world.DIY Tabletop Greenhouse with Picture FramesFor the more creative and intense DIYers out there, this DIY tabletop greenhouse idea is perfect if you are looking for something a little bit old-fashioned and unique to add to the decor of your home.DIY Tabletop Greenhouse with a VaseThis ridiculously inexpensive DIY tabletop greenhouse works like a terrarium.Once you’ve finished your DIY tabletop greenhouse project, you might want to try a bigger project to satisfy your green fingers.
DIY Christmas Decorations Using Wine Glass and Candles
Sharing is caring!852 shares ShareTweetPinYummlyPrintOther Great Tips!DIY Christmas Decorations Using Wine Glass and CandlesAdd various Christmas items (pinecones, ball ornaments, candies, garland, etc.)into the glass and turn over on a tabletop.Put a candle on top to create a festive holiday centerpiece.
25 Unique DIY Pallet Table Ideas
Do you want to go for a funky DIY pallet table that catches the eye and gets you points as an interior decorator?Built a centre table, side table or corner table, pallets are easy and cheap and give a light touch to your furnishing.Design your own unique pallet dining table along with the pallet chairs that you can match with the chairs you have.Construct a desk for your study or your children or make an ironing table that has wheels and you can fold them also.Enjoy a meal with your family and loved ones around a do it yourself pallet table.