My wife’s mother and father had an antique table for over 15 years; it become time for a brand new DIY eating desk.
This desk became out wonderful. Also, it really works properly with the “ Corner Storage Bench”, due to its centered leg design. This way you received’t bump your legs each time you try to sit down in the similarly corner. Also mother didn’t want sharp corners so grandkids wouldn’t hurt themselves. I came up with this layout and I clearly like the way it all labored out. Check out the plans and I wish you’ll revel in constructing it for your property.
Take 1×10 forums and cut them to forty eight" lengthy (x5). Two of the forums can have 45° cut on every aspect. Follow cut listing dimensions. Then drill pocket holes as shown on the cut listing. Assemble the pinnacle forums together the use of 1 1/four" Pocket hollow screws.
To construct the legs, take 4×4 and cut it to forty three/four" lengthy at 45° on both sides (x2). Cut 1 3/four" deep and three 1/2" extensive notch inside the center using a Miter Saw or a talent noticed.
Apply Wood Glue inside the notch cutout and slide one notch into the opposite to make an X. Use 2 1/2" Wood Screws to hold the X together.
Draw a horizontal line inside the middle of the X. Find a flat surface to collect legs in order that legs will take a seat flat at the floor. Place the lower 4×4 legs at the horizontal line and connect it the usage of 2 half of" Pocket Hole Screws. Once the decrease legs are attached, do the identical element with the higher 4×4 legs.
GAMBAR4 Take 2×4 and cut it 46" long (x3). Attach one 2×4 the use of 2" wooden screws within the center and the opposite spaced out in order that upper legs would land on those 2×4.
Using a sander, sand across the dowel region to make it clean. Paint and stain. You’re carried out with the dining desk.