Hardwood Hacks

After an installation, there are inevitably leftover pieces or "scraps" — here are 10 fun ways to put them to good use.

 10 Ways to Upcycle Leftovers

  1. Create an accent wall with wood tiles
  2. Build a butcher’s block or island for your kitchen
  3. Craft a mantle or fireplace surround
  4. Build a headboard for your bed
  5. Re-cover a window seat
  6. Build a coffee or accent table
  7. Craft multi-sized frames for DIY art projects
  8. Build a porch swing
  9. Create a potter’s bench
  10. Build wood shutters for front-facing windows