Diy concrete dining table. A few days after casting the top youll spend a couple of hours removing the form chipping the edges and applying a sealer. This concrete table diy project is inspired by the classic saarinen table. I watched a diy tutorial on youtube on how to make one but your awesome idea looks much easier with similar desired results.
I really want a concrete dining table but as you mention i would have to pay over 1000. This diy dining table project is a fun way to make your own concrete furniture. Let dry appropriate time.
Attach a few 2x4 the top of the thrifted table base to act as support for the new table. Pete is great and he makes his steps so easy to follow. This is the cost for the concrete wood wood finish concrete sealer and other basic supplies.
In depth 10 page downloadable pdf plans for making the concrete dining table like the one pictured above. A concrete dining table is perfect for both indoors and outdoors. The concrete dining table can be made for under 195 dollars in materials cost.
Place the concrete table on top of the supports and screw into place from the bottom. So i started looking around for how i could build a concrete dining table myself. During my research i found this tutorial by diy pete and it was fantastic.
These detailed plans include the shopping list cut list measurements blueprints and instructions to build your project. This estimate considers youre using quikrete 5000 as a more affordable option. Designer andrea crawford of couture house interiors decided to create this concrete table top because she needed a table top that was durable and the fact that its a bit chic makes it all the better.
Give yourself half a day to build the form and pour the concrete and an hour to build the table base.