Develop your have farmhouse console table for just $50 with our Do it yourself newbie woodworking options. The double X leg style is simple to construct and the table size can be adjusted to match your space in the entry or dwelling place.
If you choose a shut storage console, construct this farmhouse Television console. Then, see our suggestions for decorating a console table and get far more farmhouse decorating suggestions.
My adjustable size console table is inspired by this wonderful Birch Lane Console Desk (no longer readily available). I enjoy the smooth style and X legs.
I modified a several points up from the initial inspiration.
- I designed the legs a tiny thicker for a chunkier appear
- The size is adjustable — just cut your boards to the size you want! I chose 66″ for my entry table.
- The depth is much less: I desired a slender table for the entry corridor, and this utilizes just a 2×12 for the cabinets to make it simple.
How to Develop a Do it yourself Double X Console Desk
by Amy of Hertoolbelt
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This plan is a excellent creating plan for a newbie as it utilizes simple cuts and simple pocket gap joinery. In addition to general protection regulations, exact measuring, and wooden finishing, woodworkers will need to know
- how to cut angled cuts on a miter observed (or miter box)
- how to drill pocket holes (and attach with pocket gap screws) employing a Kreg Jig pocket gap jig (or similar)
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What dimensions is the console table?
The solid wooden farmhouse console stands a normal 30″ high and is 12 3/4″ deep and 66″ prolonged — but the size is adjustable! (See underneath)
Is the console table size adjustable?
Certainly, which is one particular of the finest functions of this simple Do it yourself farmhouse entry table! The cabinets and top are simply adjusted to no matter what size you’d like, from about 48″ prolonged (least) up to a comprehensive 12-foot 2×12 board! (or even a 16′ board!)
For an additional prolonged 12′ console, or any console about about 8 ft, I’d suggest adding one more X leg area or two for assist.
If you just need an simple side table, one particular X leg base is really strong with a shorter tabletop, too! Just skip the center shelf (but you may perhaps however want to install the assist for added stability).
Is the table moveable?
Though this table isn’t built to be moveable, the cabinets can be still left unattached, so of course, it can be moved simply in numerous items. It would be a excellent present table for a get together or marriage reception — and our moveable wooden marriage arch would be a excellent addition, too!
If you’d like to use this Do it yourself wooden console table for situations and will be moving it frequently, you could attempt employing flush mount brackets like this on the X-leg cross items so it takes up much less space. I haven’t ever tried this but it is an thought — and which is the finest section of Do it yourself! 🙂
How to End a Double X Wood Farmhouse Console Desk
Soon after creating the console table, fill the pocket holes with filler and let to dry. Sand the legs and cabinets until sleek, finishing with one hundred twenty-a hundred and fifty grit sandpaper.
For a darker fashionable farmhouse console table like the inspiration image, spray paint the base black or oil-rubbed bronze (like the fake metallic base on this reclaimed wooden espresso table). Then stain the cabinets. For a seriously custom made-seeking table, attempt layering an aged grey stain with one more stain (like this Do it yourself fashionable farmhouse console table).
For a white and wooden two tone farmhouse appear, I 1st primed the X legs, then painted them white. I used pre-stain conditioner to the top and cabinets, then stained them with Rustoleum Carrington. You’ll want to shield the stained wooden with a top coat, like polyurethane.
At the time all of the end dried, I slid the top and cabinets into area and which is it! Done!
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1st released 07.23.16 // Final current 04.03.twenty