This Island Was Deserted…Then Rescued!

Laurie Jones Home kitchen island before

Laurie of Laurie Jones Home tells us, “I found this kitchen island sitting on the side of the road and quickly grabbed it.”  It was pretty grimy and the bottom was buckled with water damage, but she could see it’s potential.

Laurie Jones Home kitchen island before

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Desk Becomes Kitchen Island

DeeConstructed kitchen island before

At DeeConstructed, Deanna had been asked by a friend to keep an eye out for something he could use as an island in his kitchen.  She found this desk on the curb on trash day, and decided that with a little effort, she might be able to transform it into a kitchen island.

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Kitchen Work Table from the Barnyard

Beyond the Picket Fence work table before

Over at Beyond the Picket Fence, Becky says that she found this little work table in the burn pile at her local fairground.  Based on the chicken poop she scrubbed off of it, Becky thinks it must have been used in the one of the barns.

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Butcher Block Countertop

outdoor table with crack

Ahna from Easier Than I Thought was majorly bummed when a tree blew over the umbrella on her eucalyptus wood outdoor table and caused the tabletop to split in half. She had already enlisted the help of her hubs to carry it to the curb when she realized the base was still in perfect condition.

outdoor table with crack

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Distressed Black Kitchen Island

Brenda at The Bizzi B was fortunate to have a friend tip her off about some table pieces lingering on the side of the road. Pretty much it was just a top and the legs, as the base of the table was in shambles and beyond repair. Brenda’s handy husband lovingly built a new base, {…Read More…}