How to Build a Rustic Wood Coffee Table
Building a rustic wood coffee table is a great way to add a unique touch to any room. This simple project can be completed in just a few hours, and the great thing about rustic wood furniture is that it will be one of a kind! Here is how to build a rustic wood coffee table.
Step One: Collect Supplies
You will need the following supplies to successfully make a rustic wood coffee table:
- wood glue
- wood finish of choice
- measuring tape
Step Two: Cut the Wood
Using the measuring tape, measure out the wood for the coffee table top and sides. Make sure to leave an extra 1/4-inch around the outside edge of the wood for wiggle room. Once you have the measurements, use a saw to cut out the wood pieces.
Step Three: Sand Smooth
Using sandpaper, sand the edges and surfaces of the wood pieces. This will help make sure that the wood pieces fit together and are nice and smooth.
Step Four: Assemble the Table
Once you have all of the pieces sanded, it’s time to assemble the table. Start by gluing the pieces together with wood glue. Then use the screws to secure the pieces together.
Step Five: Attach the Fleece
Using a staple gun, attach the fleece to the bottom of the table. Make sure to pull the fleeces tight so that it won’t be loose.
Step Six: Apply Wood Finish
Once the table is completely assembled, it’s time to apply a wood finish. Choose a wood finish of your choice and apply it according to the instructions on the can.
Step Seven: Enjoy!
Once the wood finish has been applied, your rustic wood coffee table is complete and ready to enjoy!
Building a rustic wood piece of furniture can be a great way to add a unique and special touch to any room. It’s a fairly easy project that can be completed quickly, and the end result is a one-of-a-kind piece of furniture. Follow the steps outlined above and you’ll be able to make your very own rustic wood coffee table in no time!