Clever and creative ways to repurpose a dining table.
a dining table can serve as much more than a place for a meal.
“Dining tables are underrated,” says a metro Atlanta homeowner. “Using a dining table for a desk, a console table, a foyer table, conference room table or craft table are ‘out of the box’ ideas.”
Here are four ways, from a quick move to a major makeover, to reuse and upcycle a dining table in your home.
An extended leaf table may be great for a holiday party, but then you’re left with the challenge of storing the leaves in a closet or elsewhere throughout the year.
you can use table that was in good shape even though with several scratches. first try to paint it solid white, but decided it would look better with a whitewash appearance.
Sporadically with different brushes, add in layers of dark gray and a taupy mid-tone gray. Then mixe two parts paint and one part water for a whitewash on top. The final step in that process was mixing chalk paint into wax for a white wax that she brushed onto the table to mute the colors.
The painting project took a couple of hours and she just cleaned the legs and coated them with furniture oil.
attach the corkboards and chalkboards with velcro strips and used sticky putty for a ruler with clips that holds notes. That part of the project took less than 10 minutes.
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