How to Make a Concealed Coffee Table
A concealed coffee table is a great way to add a modern touch to any living room. It offers extra storage space, a pop of style, and best of all, some surprises! Follow this guide and you can have a concealed coffee table of your own in no time.
What You’ll Need
- Coffee table of your choosing
- Flat board
- Hinges and screws
- Storage containers
- Hand tools
- Wood glue
- Bolts and nuts
- Sandpaper/electric sander
Steps to Follow
- Choose a coffee table – Pick a table that is the right size for your space and aesthetic.
- Design the lid – Based on the size and shape of your table, design and cut a wooden lid for the top of your table.
- Attach the lid – Line up the lid with the edges of the table and secure it with hinges and screws.
- Add storage containers – Fit the containers of your choice into the table, and secure them with wood glue, bolts, and nuts.
- Smooth out the wood – Sand down any rough edges and make sure the lid is flush with the table.
- Finish it off – Paint, varnish, or stain the table, and you have your own custom-made concealed coffee table.
Creating a concealed coffee table is a great way to add style and extra storage to your living room. With a little time and effort, you can design and build a table that will be the centerpiece of your space.