If you spend as much time investing your time into researching and reviewing home décor concepts as we do, then chances are you’ve come across a few incredibly clever re-purposing ideas. In the age of Pinterest and DIY everything, people tend to really love making something into something else – usually because it’s inexpensive and provides you with great bragging rights. Re-purposing items in your home is also great for reducing your carbon footprint.
With that being said, ere are four great furniture re-purposing ideas:
The Old-Door Headboard
When people remodel old homes, they throw away all sorts of weathered wood. To some, it’s nothing but trash – but to others, these items can be a real treasure. From old shutters to reclaimed wood cupboards, there are plenty of uses for this formerly cast off “junk.”
by Incorporated NY / Photography by Annie Schlechter
One such popular idea is the door headboard. Simply strip away the hardware and you have a perfectly good piece which you can paint, distress and customize in any way you see fit.
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