A Desk to Remember

My client connected with me about converting a piano into a desk. He had tried to donate the piano but it had a cracked soundboard so they couldn’t take it. He came up with the idea of converting it to a desk to honor his wife who had passed away the previous summer.  We talked […]

Finding Furniture to Repurpose

It’s a thrill to turn something destined for the dump into a thing of beauty. Maybe you already repurpose pieces or you want to start doing it. You could be repurposing for your own home or trying to sell repurposed pieces to add some income for your family. I’m going to share some thoughts about […]

Things to Consider When Repurposing

You have an interest in repurposing furniture. Maybe you already have an idea or you’re just exploring. I’d love to help you along the way. I’ve had a blast with the things I’ve created. I’m going to share some things I’ve learned so you can avoid my mistakes. And you can end up with things […]

Repurposing a Piano

I’ve been wanting to do a repurposed piano for a couple years. I’d seen some really cool repurposed pianos on Pinterest and other places. I kept my eye out for a piano on Craigslist. There are plenty of used pianos being given away on Craigslist. The problem was whether or not I could get the piano to my house.

Things I Learned from my Piano Bar Project

I had always wanted to repurpose a piano into a bar or a desk. I finally found one that I could experiment on and finished up a piano bar a few weeks ago. Here are some of the things I learned along the way that will help me in future projects: