Pine Floating Built-in Desk

Table 002: Dark Dining Room Table

Table 001: Dark Maple 2-Seater w/ Arrows 

Table 003: Kitchen Island with Arrows

Table 004: Maple with dots

Table 005: Dining Table w/ Dots

Table 006: Coffee Table w/ Arrows

Walnut Live Edge Floating Desk

Table 007: Mahogany Table w/M&T Legs

Table 008: Matte 10' Conference Table

Walnut Live Edge Floating Shelves

Built-In 12-light Bipass Door Bookshelf

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New Life Woodworking
New Life Woodworking

Giving New Life to Old Wood by repurposing bowling alleys, boxcar floors, bleacher wood, gym floors and more, into furniture and tables with a story.

Repurposed Bowling Alley Table
Repurposed Bowling Alley Table

A completed repurposed recycled bowling alley table with dots and steel legs.

Upcycled Bowling Alley Table
Upcycled Bowling Alley Table

A section of bowling alley turned into a functional, beautify and conversation-starting piece of furniture.

Recycled Bowling Alley Furniture
Recycled Bowling Alley Furniture

A table made from a repurposed bowling alley. These legs make the table 34" tall, perfect for a dining room or conference table.

Finished Bowling Alley Table
Finished Bowling Alley Table

Here's a look at a finished repurposed bowling alley table made by New Life Woodworking out of Rochester, NY. Keep scrolling to learn more about the making of this table.

Bowling alley section with dots
Bowling alley section with dots

Dots, arrows, finger sections and pin decks in salvaged bowling alley sections are highly sought after because they are more rare than regular sections.

Finishing a repurposed bowling alley
Finishing a repurposed bowling alley

To remove the varnish from a repurposed bowling alley section, you could use a belt sander, paint stripper or even a beat up hand plane.

Dots and Arrows on a Bowling Alley
Dots and Arrows on a Bowling Alley

A look from above at the dots in a repurposed and salvaged bowling alley section that was taken from a polish center in Rochester, New York.

Long Table from Bowling Alley
Long Table from Bowling Alley

This table measured 95 inches long, by 44 inches wide after all was said and done. This table would be perfect for a dining room table, a table in a bar, restaurant, eatery, podcasting studio or business.

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How to build a bowling alley table?

Glue and screws were used to keep the maple trim on the sides of this bowling alley section, along with 52" pipe clamps

Bowling Alley Table Moulding
Bowling Alley Table Moulding

Maple trim was used to trim out this reclaimed bowling alley section along with walnut plugs to accent the fastners used.

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Custom made bowling alley table

A perfect Mitre Joint that is trimming out the edges of a custom made bowling alley table. What kind of trim would you like on your table?

Bowling Alley Table Trim
Bowling Alley Table Trim

This was 92 inches and 1/16". Craftsmanship matters.

How to strengthen a bowling alley
How to strengthen a bowling alley

We add aluminum angle stock to our bowling alley tables make the tops more rigid.

Bowling Alley Wood Projects
Bowling Alley Wood Projects

Routing an edge in the Maple mounding surrounding a repurposed Bowling Alley Table. The trim material and routed edge is 100% customizable for your table.

Repurposed Bowling Alley Desk
Repurposed Bowling Alley Desk

This project took a complete bowling alley section and cut it to make a bowling alley desk and a floating bowling alley shelf above the desk.