Double Barn Desk

Submitted by markyro on Tue, 07/18/2017 - 08:14

Built this from a picture my wife showed me so I do not have plans just customized it to the room.

The desk top was made from wood planks, put together with Kreg Jig and glue.

The cabinet was made with 2x4’s and pine boards.

The legs were made from 2x4’s with a 30 degree angle.

The desk and cabinet were wrapped in 2x4’s

The hinges and door handle were bought at home depot.


Desk Top is 12 Feet by 26 inches.

Desk Top Planks (4) 8X10

Cabinet  (3) 2x4  (1) 3x1  (5) 5x1

Trim (5) 2x4

Tools used

Kreg Jig


Tape Measure




Table Saw

Miter Saw

Kreg Screws 1 1/4 – 2 ½.

Project Cost approx. $200

Used weathered Milk Paint for the finish.

Estimated Cost
Approx 200.00
Estimated Time Investment
Week Long Project (20 Hours or More)
Finish Used
Weathered Milk Paint
Recommended Skill Level