How to Make a Coffee Table

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How to Make a Coffee Table

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If you’re in need of a new coffee table, there are several ways to build one yourself.If you have time, you can build a sturdy and fashionable coffee table from scratch. Alternatively, you can even quickly make a coffee table by repurposing existing pieces. All of the projects only require a few tools and basic materials, all available at local hardware or second-hand stores.

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To make a coffee table, try screwing together 4 large crates, like wine, apple, or egg crates, to make a coffee table with built-in storage. Or, you can paint or stain a wooden pallet and attach it to 4 legs for an easy, simple coffee table design. If you have access to an old door or window, repurpose it as a table top for a rustic coffee table. You could also screw legs into a vintage suitcase or trunk to make a stylish coffee table with extra storage space. To learn how to build a simple coffee table using wooden boards, read on!

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