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How to Build a Dining Table From Salvaged Lumber (page 1 of 2)

Reusing instead of throwing away used materials like lumber can help reduce the need for harvesting new trees and diverts materials from landfills -- plus salvaged lumber makes for unique, one-of-a-kind furniture.

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Materials

  • 2x6 boards
  • 2x4 boards
  • boards
  • nails
  • carriage bolts
  • screws
  • sealer
  • stain
  • wood block
  • tape
  • iron bands

Tools

  • planer
  • pocket hole jig
  • clamp
  • nail gun
  • ruler
  • hammer
  • torch
  • distressing items
  • table saw
  • circular saw
  • handsaw
  • router
  • rabbeting bit
  • vise grips
  • paintbrush
  • orbital sander

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