So, what do you do with a giant piece of leftover, rough cut fir timber? Turn it into a modern floating bathroom vanity, of course!
There's something about fire towers that I find romantic. Their isolation, their locales, the hunky rangers that might be housed in them....I dunno. What I DO know is that this fire tower home in western
Check out Matteo’s impressive Timber Bed. With a little woodworking experience, this design is totally DIY-able. Constructed out of what looks like 4" x 4" (the canopy), 2" x 6" (the bed rails), and 1" x 4" (the slats). Matteo doesn’t give the price for the bed. Of course, we know what that means: if we have to ask, we can’t afford, which gives us another reason to make one ourselves.
My friend Brian tipped me off to Inhabitat, a cool green-design blog where I found this:
Turns out there are thousands of underwater forests in the world just sitting there, doin' nuttin'. According to the Triton Logging Company, maker of the Sawfish (that cute guy pictured above), there are more than 300 submerged million trees worldwide (many due to flooding by hydro-dams).