Upcycled Truck Beds, Tractor Kitchens & Dr Pepper Cooler Bars

old truck upcycled into a car bed - Perry Hudson Attachments 3:32 AM (4 hours ago) to me Ever since I started building these truck beds I wanted them to look like what I remembered going down the road as a kid. I build a cabinet that goes in rear window with a gun rack , later on I started putting a mirror in it as well to give it depth and put off more light reflection from the dome reading light I put in. The tailgates are functional and there’s faux dual exhaust . Bed rails bolt right up to head and footboard for queen or king. Last but not least the LED lights can be operated by either a manual dimmer switch or a wireless key fob on a novelty key chain which is a detail customers love.

  Perry Hudson from Custom WoodworX Designs, has a talent for truckin’ – not driving trucks, but taking an old beaten up truck and appreciating its merits. With a keen upcycling eye, he turns rusty old trucks into beds. Along with this, he can pretty much reinvent any object, and chooses beautiful and timeless pieces,…

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Understanding Energy Assessments For Your Home

the importance of passive design and energy efficiency in building your home

Building a home and running it in an envrionmentally and efficient way takes careful planning. There are multiple benefits including comfort levels, impact on the planet, and cost savings. Planning this before or during a build is a must, but you can also determine where you can make improvements in your existing home, with an…

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Three of a Kind Furniture

upcycled and rustic furniture

Karl Bergersen is the founder and Creative Director at Three of a Kind Furniture  Based in Leichhardt, for the last 26 years, Three of a Kind Furniture has been busy supplying Sydney, interstate and overseas buyers with handmade furniture in historic timbers with eco friendly finishes. During this time their small, cottage style business has…

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Kelsey Petherick, founder of Hey Kels, is a young woman on a mission. Living in beautiful Port Macquarie, her business mostly focuses on making sustainable fashion and beauty products. The fashion products are made out of organic and recycled materials and ther beauty products have no preservatives or harmful chemicals, being made from two main ingredients –…

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