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John Malecki

Wood
HUGE 26 Foot Long EPOXY River Table Bar Build!

Boys, we’re building RIVERS! This project isn’t just any river table build — it’s going to be a 26-foot long table.

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Jun 18, 2021

John Malecki

Wood
We Finish The Kitchen — Renovating My Kitchen Part 7

This kitchen has been one BIG uphill battle, but we finally could put a cap on it. This renovation has been a hell of a ride, and Thank God I had Sam and Jordan to help me out.

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May 25, 2021

John Malecki

Wood
DIY Concrete Counters — Renovating My Kitchen Part 6

This episode is a little bit of an old-school style as we just take you through the whole process of our DIY counters! It really wouldn’t be a John Malecki kitchen renovation without a few wrong turns, so don’t worry, we didn’t leave those out for you. If you take one tip out of this entire video, it should be that if you ever put blind trust in Jordan, be ready to pay with your wallet and your time.

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May 18, 2021

John Malecki

Wood
We Made HUGE Mistakes Installing the Cabinets — Renovating My Kitchen Pt. 5

Welcome back to “Idiots with Power Tools” who try to build things but don’t know how to read! This episode is the definition of getting Squirrelly

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May 17, 2021

John Malecki

Wood
Renovating My Kitchen Part 4—Flooring and Drywall

On the 4th episode of ‘Idiots Build a Kitchen,’ we take on the flooring and drywall! We are taking my 25-year-old kitchen and making it look brand spanking new.

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May 17, 2021

John Malecki

Wood
1 Sheet + 1 Board 48 Hour Chair Build Challenge!

The boys and I battle it out for 48 hours in another 1 Sheet + 1 Board Chair Build Challenge! Both teams get limited materials and we spin a wheel to pick the project, then it’s off to the races.

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Apr 7, 2021

John Malecki

Wood
EPIC Fire & Concrete Table Build 🔥 🔥

As you know, my wife just had a baby. While fatherhood is the best, maybe even better than a beautiful chamfered edge on a cabinet, it’s definitely taking some time to get used to.

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Apr 2, 2021

John Malecki

Wood
Back to Basics: Beginner Dovetail Challenge

I challenged the team to a build-off with a brand new skill in Part 1 of our ‘Back to Basics’ Series, where I’ll be teaching the guys some basic skills they haven't learned yet.

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Apr 1, 2021

John Malecki

Wood
10 Tips for Building Cabinets

When it comes to building cabinets, I like to get them done as fast as possible. I’ve pulled together 10 of my best tips for you to build cabinets almost as good as mine —

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Mar 31, 2021

John Malecki

Wood
3 Levels of Cabinets—DIY to PRO Build

We're back with another 3 Levels of Cabinets, where we build DIY to PRO Level cabinets. We show off a ton of different techniques and tips that help us put together three awesome projects. Just because you’re a beginner doesn’t mean you need to be hiring anyone else to build your cabinets. This video is packed with awesome goodness for the cabinet maker! Watch the full video and get a few ideas for your next project.

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Mar 15, 2021

John Malecki

Wood
We Have Some Problems—Renovating My Kitchen Part 2

So it turns out that my sweet bundle of joy is arriving earlier than planned, which means my dad duties are starting early. The boys took over most of the second part of my kitchen renovation while I was away

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Mar 10, 2021

John Malecki

Wood
Building the Cabinets — Renovating My Kitchen Part 1

My wife is 37.5 weeks pregnant, and I decided that NOW is the right time to renovate our entire kitchen. As you can guess, my wife is… not thrilled by the timing.

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Mar 8, 2021

John Malecki

Wood
CRAZY Difficult Rocking Chair Build for My New BABY!

With the baby due any day now, I wanted to design something EPIC and maybe a tad absurd. Most things for babies are cribs and changing tables

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Mar 4, 2021

John Malecki

Metal
I Make a Guitar From BULLETS & EPOXY for Mat Best

Now this project is EPIC. Two years ago, we built Black Rifle Coffee Company their conference table, and I told them that I would have a surprise for Mat Best.

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Mar 2, 2021