Diy butcher block table. This step by step diy woodworking project is about butcher block table plansi have designed this project with the help of our diy friend claudeafter he showed me his awesome butcher block table i knew that i have to make some plans so that you can build one as well. I went back and forth fretting over whether to build a butcher block table top or to buy one. I used 2 x 4 and 1 x 2 stock whiteboard.
When i say buy one i mean my mom. The idea for the table came only after i had gotten the wood which was given to my father by a friend as scrap wood he thought should be burnt. Create a mounting surface for the butcher block by screwing three 31 inch 1x3 crosspieces on the flat between the long sides of the apron flush with the top using 2 inch trim head screws.
Butcher block tables have been a popular choice for homeowners for years because of their beauty practicality and long lifespans. Diy butcher block table. The table is 16 x 24 x 34 high.
My dad realized the most of it was quality hardwood that should be repurposed for something more than. As promised today im going to show you how i built the butcher block table top for it.