Reclaimed coffee table – So you want to reclaim yourself a nice coffee table. A good wooden coffee table is an essential and beautiful element in any room, and you can add character as per its functionality. Coffee tables, tend to be somewhat expensive; from a couple of hundred to a thousand dollars. set how large a coffee table you want; height, depth and width. Record your measurements. Your coffee table will have the following pieces. A table, which will be where things are set. One under the shelf that is the same size, which will be added additional storage, as well as additional stability and also determine the length of the table. Four legs which determine the height of the table. Four pieces of support which will determine the width of the table. And two additional support pieces (which add support along the table).
Go to the home depot and pick a nice hard wood. Have someone in the store cut the necessary pieces of the wood you need with an electric saw. This will ensure more accurate cuts as well as less wood waste. The sand of all the roughness of the wood reclaimed coffee table. Then stain the wood with any color of the wood stain you want. You will need to make at least three layers of dye. After each coat, allow the wood to dry for at least 48 hours.
Build the frame of your reclaimed coffee table, laying the four legs on the floor. Take two legs and connect them with one of the shorter support pieces on the top of the wood, using wood screws. And repeat on the other ends of the legs, but a few inches off the floor. Repeat with the other pair of legs. And then use the two pairs of legs, and connect them with their longer support pieces. And also place on your table top and bottom-shelf. Then screw in the use of wood screws. The better the wood, the better your coffee table. Finish your coffee table with stain or prime and paint to match the decor of your room.