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Posted on: 12/13/06 2:12 PM
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After moving into a smaller home, I no longer had room for my big cutting table. I dreaded cutting because it was uncomfortable to lean over the kitchen table. I bought a set of the risers that so many little catalogs advertise to raise beds for storage. I put these under the legs of my table and had a nice big cutting surface without the aching back. If I want to sit down, all I have to do is pull up a bar stool which is the perfect height.

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Susan M said...
Nice idea.
12/13/06 6:47 PM
solosmocker said...
Great idea!
12/13/06 6:57 PM
chip1980 said...
Great Idea...and a cup of coffee and chocolate snack aren't far away either !!!
12/14/06 12:00 PM
OP Gal said...
I did that before I bought my cutting table with casters, and you're right, it really works great. It was actually easier on my back than my current table.
12/14/06 7:47 PM
Melinda In Tulsa said...
I use empty coffee cans to raise my cutting table! worked like a charm.
12/15/06 5:36 PM
Talleymom said...
I did the same thing here. There are a couple of sizes available. I bought the 7" risers. I also purchased a set for the "older" ladies who sew mission quilts at my church.
2/3/07 7:17 PM
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