Recycling oil barrels into a braai has been a South African tradition for many years, and there's no reason why you can use oil drums in new ways for an inexpensive and sustainable option for decor, furniture and accessories.
Outdoor bench made from upcycled oil drum (from student competition at London Architecture Festival I'd love to try this! How about making the slats removable, then it could double as a barbeque grill?
This would be a great idea for those times i need the large cutting table for those incredibly big projects aka backdrops and wedding formals. Floyd Leg - clamp-on legs (available in 5 colors) works with material up to thick.