Build an Outdoor Bar with Concrete Blocks

Pool Renovation in Burlington, on by the Pool Shoppe
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Learn how to build an backyard bar with these simple instructions

Concrete or cement blocks can be repurposed in numerous ways to create a lot of interesting things such as benches, media units, planters and even beds. We already explored some of those options and today we’re going to focus only on projects for the outdoors, since it’s spring and beautiful outside.

Great Falls Alteration – VA by Steven Paul Whitsitt Photography
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I also knew I wasn’t handy enough with concrete or cinder block to create a custom sink cabinet, which meant I needed to buy a freestanding sink instead of a traditional one. When I started researching freestanding kitchen sinks, it became clear that most of them were made for commercial kitchens, and the ones in my price range weren’t what I was looking for.

Ibiza by Godrich Interiors
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