How to Make a Set of Weighty Bookends

Here's an idea for a plain old pair of bookends.

How to Make a Set of Weighty Book Ends. Homeroad.net


You can turn them into a rust lover's dream!

Just give them a quick little spritz of Rustoleum metallic spray paint to heighten the color. 

Turn a set of book ends into a rusty set of weight bookends. Homeroad.net


Next, we're going to junk them up with 2 old rusty 3 lb. barbells and some twine.

How to Turn a set of book ends into a rusty set of weight bookends. Homeroad.net


I tied the barbells right onto the book ends with the twine.

Use barbell weights to make book ends. Homeroad.net


They made a set of first class junky bookends perfect for a man cave or your craft room!

How to Use barbell weights to make book ends. Homeroad.net


They're strong enough to hold up even your 
heaviest reading!

How to Use barbell weights to make DIY book ends. Homeroad.net




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I am Susan, the author and creator at Homeroad. I am a wife, mother of 4 daughters, and a grandmother of 5 and counting. I am a retired teacher, a DIY blogger and an artist at heart. .