Modern console table is located behind a sofa. The long and narrow table is relatively simple to build, especially if you do a simple design with legs stretched and without much adornment. Smear the table to match the rest of your furniture. If you are using the table between the sofa and the wall, you can leave it without blemishes, since no one will see it. You will use power tools to build the table, so be careful and wear protective eye wear. Cut the 2 by 4-inch boards into four 30-inch long pieces using the circular saw or hand saw. Protective goggles during cutting. These are the legs of the table.
Modern console table, cut the boards 2 by 1 inch into two long pieces of 9 inches long and two 36 inch pieces. Sand the edges of the boards so that they are soft. Drill four deep 1/2-inch holes through time, each narrow side 36 inches long, 2 by 1 inch board. Space the holes evenly spaced, starting at 3 inches on each side. Also drill three 1/2-inch deep holes throughout the long, narrow side of the 9-inch long, 2 by 1-inch board. Make two 1/2-inch deep holes on each short side of the long 36-inch and 9-inch boards. Space the holes 1 inch apart, 1/2 inch at the top and bottom edges.
Modern console table, drill two 1/2-inch deep holes on each side of each 2-by-4-inch plate, spaced 1 inch apart, 1/2 inch from the top of the board. To mount the table, you want the holes in the table legs to align with the holes in the sides of the table. Drill a 1/2-inch deep hole in the top center of each table leg. Make sure the top hole is on the side of the leg that also has the four holes. Measure 2 inches away from the short ends of the board by 15 by 2 inches, which is the surface of the table. Make a mark on these points, as that is where the 9-inch boards will adhere to the top. Also measure 1 inch away from the long ends of the table surface and make a mark.