Tuesday, 22 July 2014

DIY Pallet to Coffee Table

1 Reclaimed Wood Shipping pallet furniture
200 grit Sandpaper
Measuring Tape
Paint or Stain
Hand Clamp
Finding a shipping pallet is not very difficult. Building your solid oak coffee table:
If you want to stain your pallet be mindful of unwanted logos or scratches.

Lay the pallet topside up.

Using the removed slats, fill each gap between the attached slats. Using the 2" nails and hammer, nail the slats to the outer frame of the pallet.

Cut the cross beams in half.

Lay the pallet topside down.

Repeat Step 9 for each corner of the pallet.

Nail each of these slats to the back side of you coffee table legs for added support.
Sand the surfaces of the coffee table using the 200 grit sand paper. Let the coffee table dry over night.