There comes a point where you have enough parties and your friends leave enough drinks at your place that you must build a bar. Oh, this is easy, well, maybe not. Step 1. Decide if you want a fridge in your bar or not. There are two types of fridges, expensive vent out the front […]
Now the face frame is next. You can use pocket screws everywhere you see a Domino instead. I cut the eight holes for the four Dominos. The Dominos have a specific glue requirements, mainly because they are not like normal biscuits. First, dump some glue in the hole. The domino cutter cuts a little extra […]
All pegged up and the bench tops have been set on base. Unlike my thin saw horses, it didn’t budge at the extra weight. I have some quick sanding to do for another project. So the tops might stay like this a while. The height is great.
We have this awkward closet in the basement that was serving no purpose. We took plywood, put it at counter top level, then nailed down some red oak flooring. It look great, and soon we will pull the tv off, stain it with walnut, polyurethane it and it will match the stairs. We have to […]
For the Christmas season I decided to be ambitious and build not one, but two, Six Board Blanket Chests. One for my mother and the other for my mother in law, they both have a lot of blankets. Traditionally, a six board chest is made with six boards jointed for each panel and planned down. Along […]