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French door upcycled to wall picture frame coat hanger

Any time we run across an old french door we pick it up immediately…  These things are awesome!

But, since we don’t have any doorways which need new doors… in typical East Coast Upcyclers fashion we are going to give them a new purpose…..PICTURE FRAME COAT HANGERS!   114 more words

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The Cent-Sational Salvage Challenge


If you are cheap and mildly creative you can totally turn $15 into a 

Join upcyclers nationwide in the monthly challenge to upcycle a common item or building material on a budget.  1,013 more words


DIY Workshops

East Coast Upcyclers Workshops

April 18th Habitat for Humanity of the Chesapeake’s Earth Day Celebration.  East Coast Upcyclers is hosting a DIY Pallet to Planters Workshop at the Halethorpe, Maryland location. 35 more words

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Must Try DIY: Specialty Paints

There is no quicker, easier and cheaper way to upcycle than with paint. But forget everyday wall paint. Here are 4 specialty paints that every DIY’er must try! 266 more words

Do-It-Yourself Ideas

Waco Habitat For Humanity: Goals, Objectives and Tactics

Understanding your specific goals, as well as your objectives and tactics for how to accomplish those goals, is pertinent to the overall success of your final project. 296 more words

Habitat for Humanity Gives South Florida Residents a Way to Donate with a Phone Call

Imagine an entire family confined to a garage. Working hard, they still cannot put together the money to move into a real home. Instead, they are living in a relative’s garage: adults and children, all sharing the same small living space. 362 more words

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Pickin' Tales And Upcycling Resources

“Tony’s Maiden Voyage to the Habitat For Humanity Restore”

super man

I legitimately turn into a kid in a candy store at the thought of a trip to the Restore.  679 more words

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