Diy butcher block table. As promised today im going to show you how i built the butcher block table top for it. The table is 16 x 24 x 34 high. From claude the attached is a butcher block table i made for the wife.
Butcher block hardwood table. My dad realized the most of it was quality hardwood that should be repurposed for something more than. Create a mounting surface for the butcher block by screwing three 31 inch 1x3 crosspieces on the flat between the long sides of the apron flush with the top using 2 inch trim head screws.
When i say buy one i mean my mom. I used 2 x 4 and 1 x 2 stock whiteboard. I went back and forth fretting over whether to build a butcher block table top or to buy one.
Butcher block tables have been a popular choice for homeowners for years because of their beauty practicality and long lifespans. The idea for the table came only after i had gotten the wood which was given to my father by a friend as scrap wood he thought should be burnt.