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So ever since i finished remodeling my basement, I've wanted to build myself a new desk to fit in the corner of my newly remodeled office. Well after ...
This will cost the same to build as some of the cheaper desks out there and if you need a corner wrapping Desk, this will give you exactly what you wa...
Tools I used. 1. Jigg saw 2. Circular saw 3. Power drill 4. Paint brushes 5. Saw horses 6. Level 7. Common sense 8. Clothes I...
Trace out a pattern on some heavy duty paper, cut it out.
Lay over your plywood and Cut out your legs. I cut 6, I only needed 2. So lesson learned. My total footage was 5 foot on the left side, 6 foot on the ...
Start painting. I primered two coats. Cut your holes, I used a 3" whole saw but i should have used a smaller one. This will allow you to pass you wir...
Paint to match your walls, I painted two coats.
I only needed 5 feet of my 6 foot left side. So i needed to cut a foot from it. I then cut the left miter countertop down one foot to 5' using a jig ...
Next I cut 3" holes in the top of the countertop both for monitor wires,hdtv, and for two of these belkin 4 port, 3" diameter USB hubs. Belkin carrie...
Next move all your things into your area. Put down a few trash bags to protect the carpet from the glue. Now, Run a large bead of Gorilla Glue (or e...
Get some things setup that will support your desk top an inch over the height of the legs you cut for support. You will need two people for this becau...
Make sure it's level. Then, find your studs and the best location for support for your legs. Then get to the screwing......
Add your two brackets near the 90 degree joint for support. Use the metal shims to join once and for all the two joints.
Follow the directions on the end cap kit to put the laminate on the ends to bring it all together.
If you want to, you can add some shelves under, and on the legs. I needed some for my UPS and power strips, it was also a great place to hide some wir...
I ordered (after the fact) some 1U server wire rails to keep all my wires secure and semi hidden under my desk. This option is optional, another way t...
No more propping up a pre cut countertop on two file cabinets. This is more sturdy and it gives you exactly what you want. If this is what you want of...
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Posted:Jul 28, 2007
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