Use what you have: build a bed side cubby and 7 other DIY projects for a tween room
Fair warning: long post alert. Remember when we Installed the new hand rail on the deck off the master? And we got the wrong width at first? Then we bought some more wood and finished that project leaving us with a bunch of 2x6 cedar all planed and nice. Since I love to use or repurpose what I already have, I had the thought (the propeller was spinning the whole time) to build a wall cubby for B's room using some of this nice wood we have on hand. Here is how I built it. First I asked our…
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