Salvage Dawgs: 13 Upcycling Projects to Spark Your Creativity

Let these upcycled creations from Salvage Dawgs be your inspiration. 

Photo By: Keith Wright / Wright Creative I

License Plate Coffee Table

With the help of a few license plates, some old barn wood and a Mustang grille emblem, this unique piece is definitely a win. 

Ladder Console

The crew repurposed a worn ladder to help create this one-of-a-kind console. 

Suitcase Chair

One man’s old suitcase is another man’s comfy chair. 

Convertible Coffee Table

This convertible coffee table rolls and extends. So, when you don’t need the extra space, you can simply tuck part of it away. 

Shutter TV Console

Toss out old window shutters? No way! The Black Dog team proves there can be a new purpose for just about anything. 

Collapsible Bookcase

This collapsible bookcase finds yet another (impressive) way to utilize tired window shutters. 

Media Console

By using repurposed worn out windows, this media console will be the talk of any living room.  

Locker Bench

You may not be in high school anymore, but that doesn’t mean you can’t find a good—and comfortable—use for a locker. 

Shopping Cart Chair

Talk about a transformation! The Black Dog team took this ordinary shopping cart and gave it a new purpose as an armchair with not one, but two cup holders. 

Custom Island

There’s plenty of storage in this dresser-turned-island. And how adorable are those baskets?

Wine Rack

This wine rack takes wine storage to the next level. 

Beam Coffee Table

These old beams reach new heights as part of a classic, glass-topped coffee table. 

Retro Pantry

This vintage General Electric refrigerator is getting a second life as a cool, retro pantry.