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How To Build A Bed With Drawers Do you need more storage in your bedroom, but lack the floor space for cabinets? The space under the bed is great for extra storage, but the dust bunnies can get annoying. This system will give you heaps of organised storage without the dust.
Create a work space almost anywhere with this drop-front desk. Mounted to a wall, it doesn’t take up floor space, and it can be installed at a height that’s convenient to work standing or sitting. The desk is made from a half-sheet of plywood, and uses unique hinges and supports for the desktop. Get the free printable plans at buildsomething.com
Folding Wall-Mounted Workbench by Bench Solution saves valuable floor space, provides a heavy-duty work surface with a 400-pound load rating, folds down to take up less than 4 inches of garage space, and can be customized for your height. (Vehicle might still have to be parked outside while the project is in process). Posted by Chad Gookin 2012-10-23).
Science of making your floor space sell more dollars per square foot. Underhill's original book on why we buy and the science of retail anthropology is still the best source to begin learning why visual merchandising is so important. http://www.facebook.com/displayitcreatively