Don't give up on chairs with torn seats or tables with missing legs -- we have plenty of ideas for giving new life to worn furniture in unexpected ways.

half table

Repurposed end tables as shelves

DIY Console. Just get 2 corbels and a board - this would be a great idea for the deck. Pefect "buffet" area for dining outside. Keeps patio table just for eating!

Antique Chair Back Repurposed Into Towel by RockingTheChair

4 the love of wood: PART I A LEG UP - adding legs to furniture

Something like this for night stand in small bedroom Super easy DIY Console Table!

How to spray and glaze furniture... this is a great, straight forward way to spray paint furniture. This site is full of amazing tutorials and ideas.

old box tv turned into table

love the coffee table made into bench idea.

Good tip about recovering a chair seat.

kitchen table!

Stenciled table

Don’t throw that old stool out! Make it into a table instead! :) Great for yard sale finds...

Do-able ... Turn an end table into shelves.

old dresser into seat

Great repurpose ideas. I love the idea of using this for a pet-bed and still having storage for all their odds and ends! (Toys, food, etc.)

Tables from Wooden Doors

Could use our old side tables and make removable cushion tops for when we want them to be tables again. Bungee cords would work to secure them to the table.

Decoupaged side table ~~ Whimsical

salvaged wood + wrought iron fence = console table