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Repurposed Couch {from the Douangphila Blog}

Samantha of the Douangphila Blog flipped this couch into a bench. Click HERE to see how she did it.

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Curbside Connections is Here {almost}!

UPDATE: (November 30, 2012)

Flippin’ Factory is now called CURBSIDE CONNECTIONS!

Welcome!

Without boring you with all the details, I will say that a whole lot of sprucin’ is gwan an (my caribbean voice) around here and I want you to know that I appreciate your patience.
Thank you for stopping by!

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Bookshelves Made from…books!

Jim Rosenau, of Berkley, California, has been making bookshelves from books for quite some time. He says the idea came from (mis)reading Nicholson Baker’s Books As Furniture. My first thought was… Are these really books? His answer..Yes, they are really books. I remove some of the paper and replace it with a sturdy armature of salvaged lumber.”

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Shipping Container Homes {part 2}

Shipping container homes and Earthship biotectures are at the top of my I’m-going-to-build-a-home-with-that list as I calmly expressed HERE not so long ago.  While dipping the curious stick a little further down the rabbit hole, I found information that made me flip like Dominic Dawes did in the 1992 Olympics.

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