Combining the reclaimed flooring with pallet wood for the frame and joinery pieces and old fence posts to make legs he was able to make his new desk using recycled materials. You wont believe how easy it is as well as save you a fortunate.
He then rubbed the stain in using a shop towel.
Make a desktop from hardwood flooring. 2019 update click here to read an updated tutorial on how to make a wood flooring countertop. Create a plywood basecut a plywood base the shape of your countertop but subtract the thickness of your finish. With that out of the way ryan moved onto adding the final finish to the table top.
Things you will need 12 inch or 58 inch plywood patching compound paint scraper straightedge pencil construction adhesive table saw scrap wood drill 18 inch drill bit 8d finish nails hammer nail punch c clamps circular saw 1 inch lumber carpenters glue 6d finish nails wood filler palm sander. How to build a wood floor countertop 1. Wood flooring countertop 3.
Learn how to use laminate flooring for your desk top with just a few simple steps. To help visualize what his finished desk would look like and keep track of where to place the wood he cleverly placed tape on the floor of his workspace. It replaces the 3ft x5ft glass top i had before that was scratched and out dated.
Hello friends and happy monday believe it or not i went through a huge dilemma when it came to creating my studio desk. I used hardwood flooring to make a dining table top. Dresser makeover 2.
See more ideas about flooring wood wood floors. Its 4ft x 6ft. I used 3 14 red oak unfinished flooring for the center and outer row and 2 14 unfinished maple for the insert.
Oct 31 2014 explore jolane40s board uses for leftover hard wood flooring followed by 123 people on pinterest. Mar 21 2018 explore paneltowns board leftover wood ideas on pinterest. The stain also helped to clean up the rough spots made from cutting the flooring to size.
Wood flooring countertop part ii. To do this ryan used dark brown and black minwax stain pencils around the outer edges of the flooring. See more ideas about wood hardwood floors and flooring.