Rustic farmhouse table - 30"

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 01/09/2019 - 07:57

Great project for my first attempt at building a farmhouse table.  I adjusted the base to allow a chair to slide in at both ends.  Braced breadboards on each end with (3) 2x4.  Very strong and sturdy.  Decided not to use the lower base support to see how it held up and has been extremely stable.  My wife liked the open look so that's all I needed to hear.  Excellent plans, had fun and came out better than I anticipated!

Estimated Cost
$250 ish
Estimated Time Investment
Weekend Project (10-20 Hours)
Type of Wood
Douglas fur
Finish Used
Stained, 3 layers of oil based semigloss polyurethane (sanded between coats, then 2 layers of water based matte finish. (Looked too shiny with semigloss for our taste)
Recommended Skill Level

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