Repurposed headboard into Patio bench

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Project by Jerry posted 05-26-2013 02:18 PM 3480 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I was given an old headboard and some misc. other bed parts from a bed that was left in a friends house when the moved in. They gave it to me and said “be creative”. They have a nice concrete pad next to one of the back doors and had asked me to do a patio bench when time opened up. Two birds, one stone!!!
They picked it up yesterday and I was so glad they liked it. I’m always nervous when I have to be ‘creative’. They are going to paint it with an 1800’s version of the American flag. I’ll post pics again after they have done the painting.

thanks for looking!!!

-- Jerry - Rochester, MN *Whether you think you can or you can't, you are probably right* - Henry Ford

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#1 posted 05-26-2013 03:03 PM

That is indeed a creative idea. Great job and I look forward to seeing it painted.

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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#3 posted 05-26-2013 09:59 PM


-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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#4 posted 06-23-2013 08:11 PM

Transforming a bed to a bench, that’s a great and very creative idea

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions !!!

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