DIY Scrap Wood (a.k.a. free!) Porch Side Table

I know I’ve said before how much I love making little scrap wood projects. I think I like them most because they are typically quick and cheap to make! Our excess pile of 1x4s and 1x8s were calling my name. I have been wanting to build a little side table to go by our twoContinue reading “DIY Scrap Wood (a.k.a. free!) Porch Side Table”

An Easy Way to Distress Chalk-Painted Furniture

Hammertime is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our blog, we may earn commissions Do you like the look of rustic, distressed furniture? I’ve seen a wide-range of distressed furniture out there… some have subtle distress while others have more drastic spots of distress. I’m more of a “subtle distress” girl myself. It’s superContinue reading “An Easy Way to Distress Chalk-Painted Furniture”

Coffee Table + 2 End Tables = Complete!

We recently had an order for a set of end tables and a matching coffee table from a family (one we didn’t know, they found us on Facebook). They wanted the tops of the tables stained dark brown, the bottoms painted white, and they had specific dimensions they wanted for the tables. Stephen worked toContinue reading “Coffee Table + 2 End Tables = Complete!”

Side Table: How-To

Hammertime is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our blog, we may earn commissions. Stephen recently built us two side tables for our newly-covered back deck. We ordered a couch and some chairs, but held off on buying side tables (he knew he wanted to try to make them!). They were super easy! WeContinue reading “Side Table: How-To”

Farmhouse “X” Side Table

Stephen and I had our basement finished a couple of months ago. Once it was done, we had the fun task of furnishing it. In the TV room, we ordered couches and a recliner chair (Stephen’s fave), but we needed side tables to go between them. Instead of purchasing them, Stephen googled “Farmhouse side table”Continue reading “Farmhouse “X” Side Table”