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RevBead Menu Board

Friday, March 24th, 2017

A really fun and useful craft for display in your kitchen is a menu board constructed of RevBead® Reversible Plywood Beadboard. The supply list for this project consists of: – a piece of RevBead® Reversible Plywood Beadboard – jigsaw or table saw – nail or staple gun – small nails/staples – wood glue – trim […]

RevolutionPly® Plywood Cork Board

Friday, March 10th, 2017

Another great idea using RevolutionPly® plywood is to construct a framed cork board.  Not only is this a handy message center, but it can also be a stylish addition to a home’s décor.  It’s up to each individual’s taste how the cork board is finished with unique framing styles and colors. All you need is […]

Birch Plywood and RevolutionPly® Wine Rack – Part IV

Monday, February 20th, 2017

To complete our wine rack, we put two coats of a rich mahogany stain on all of the components before the final assembly.  We discovered that a paint brush worked better than a cloth or foam brush for applying the stain, and it was painted on in smooth strokes going along the grain. Once the […]

Birch Plywood and RevolutionPly® Wine Rack – Part III

Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

Now that the outer box frame is complete, the next step in our birch plywood and RevolutionPly® wine rack project is to construct the inside shelving that will hold wine bottles. Each of the inside pieces are measured and notched halfway through the panels, so that they will fit together forming an “x” shape.  Then […]

Birch Plywood and RevolutionPly® Wine Rack – Part II

Thursday, February 2nd, 2017

We have the pieces cut for the framing of our wine rack.  After lightly sanding the edges, we used screws, a hammer and a steel bar to achieve our desired distressed look.  This can be done by placing screws on a hard surface, in this case a cement floor, and set the cut pieces of […]

Birch Plywood and RevolutionPly® Wine Rack – Part I

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

An easy, but beautiful way to store your wine is to construct a wine rack using birch plywood and RevolutionPly® plywood.  To begin this project you will need the following supplies: 3/4″ birch plywood – approximately 4’ x 4’ piece 1/2″ birch plywood – approximately 2’ x 2’ piece 1/4″ RevolutionPly® plywood – approximately 2’ […]

The International Surface Event 2017

Thursday, January 12th, 2017

Patriot Timber Products will be exhibiting again this year at The International Surface Event (TISE) 2017.  The show will be in Las Vegas, Nevada this year from January 18th – 20th at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center.  The International Surface Event (https://tisewest.com) consists of three world-class tradeshows – SURFACES / StonExpo/Marmomac / and Tile Expo.  […]

Star Place Holders

Thursday, December 29th, 2016

A crafty idea for making place holders for your holiday party is to cut and paint star shapes out of RevBead® plywood beadboard.  You will need a piece of RevBead® plywood beadboard, jigsaw, drill, star shape template, sand paper or block sander, craft paint, paint pen, and twine. Trace and cut the star shapes and […]

Birch Plywood Table Box – Part III

Tuesday, December 20th, 2016

To complete the birch plywood table box, wood glue was applied to the edge of each piece and then finishing nails were used to assemble them into the shape of our finished box.  We then filled our box with fresh fir tree trimmings, white lights and red balls and stars in celebration of a holiday […]

Birch Plywood Table Box – Part II

Thursday, December 8th, 2016

Our birch plywood table box is coming along nicely, as we have been working on our pieces to give them a distressed look.  An easy way to do this is to use a hammer to tap the edges of the pieces and then place the pieces on top of some nails or screws on the […]

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