DIY Pallet Popcorn Cart

Hey Guys, finally back in the NC from a busy trip home to Michigan. My little sister graduated this year, and we got lucky enough to be home for it. While we were home, my mother scheduled her open house a few days later before we headed back down south. My mom, like always, went over the top for my sisters open house, and decorated it to the "T". As soon as we showed up to Michigan she put LMB and myself to work. She wanted us to make a DIY pallet popcorn cart, so with the help of my stepfather, this is how it turned out. The Materials. (2) Wood Pallets (1) 1/2 inch pipe (6) Square Deck Spindles (2) Wooden Wheels (1) 3/4 x 12 x 38 Wood Board (7) 8in Letters (1) Can of Spray Pain (Cherry by Krylon) (2) Barbell Collars (1) 2 x4 Hot Glue Stick Wood Screws Nails Burlap The Tools. Drill Level 1/2 inch Spade Bit Hammer Chalk Reel Circular Saw Miter Saw Builders Square Tape Measure Hacksaw Metal File The Build. Along the outside of the third support board … [Read more...]

DIY Wood Pallet Wall Art

LMB and myself have been busy getting our house ready to put on the market, with a recent change in September, as seen on Liz Marie Blog, our front bedroom has been getting a little more attention over the past week. Buck, our faux deer head,  has found a new home, and a void needed to be filled in his absence. We came up with a great idea for a DIY wood pallet wall art. Here is how we built it. First, according to my interior designer (LMB), we needed to make sure our "scaling" was cohesive. With whatever that means, we determined our artworks'  dimensions to 30 wide X 28 1/4 tall. The wood we used was 1 X 4 SPF, with actual dimensions of 3/4 X 3 1/2. If your confused by the math, the boards are not tongue and groove, with nearly invisible gaps between the pieces, stretch's those 3 1/2 stacked boards to a total length of 28 1/2. In order to meet these dimensions, I laid out the pieces of wood down on the ground to see what fit best together. Once I got the pieces in their … [Read more...]

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