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What Can I Do With an Old Table?

You realise that it’s a waste to throw out the old table or just let it lie in a dark corner. You also realise that it can still be useful and even enhance how your space looks. Here in this short article, let’s explore a few ideas on what to do with your old furniture.

What can I do with an old table

First, your old table may just need a repaint and minor repairs. Then, it can be placed in your new home office or porch. A fresh layer of paint (whether original or a new colour) can do wonders for your existing furniture. Instantly it can be made to complement the look and feel of the space where the furniture will be placed.

Second, your old table can be repurposed into something new and useful. You can turn it into a small bookcase, shelf or another surface for placing your plants indoors or outdoors. This is possible because the huge surface area of the table top is still valuable. That core part and material can be easily transformed for other purposes.

This repurposing and recycling has become a widespread trend especially among individuals who value sustainability and environmental protection. This has also caught on with savvy consumers who want to get the most value out of their new and old purchases and assets. After all, it makes perfect sense to use what we already have instead of looking for something new again (which could be expensive and worse, our old items will just end up in the landfill).

In addition, the act of recycling and repurposing old items including furniture pieces helps extend our creativity and imagination. Perhaps most of us have become used to looking for something new every now and then, without making the effort to imagine the possibilities with what we already have. There will always be ideas wherever we look. It just takes a bit of creativity and imagination to come up with those refreshing ideas.

Here at Glen Sheldon, we bring our customers’ ideas into life when it comes to repurposing old furniture. We work closely with customers to know what they have in mind when it comes to their old tables, chairs, desks, cabinets and other furniture pieces. Our customers benefit from our excellent craftsmanship and attention to detail, which bring about fresh results that make old furniture valuable again.