Diy butcher block table. When i say buy one i mean my mom. As promised today im going to show you how i built the butcher block table top for it. Butcher block hardwood table.
In fact a well made butcher block tabletop can become a piece of furniture that is passed down for generations. I went back and forth fretting over whether to build a butcher block table top or to buy one. From claude the attached is a butcher block table i made for the wife.
I used 2 x 4 and 1 x 2 stock whiteboard. 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. Butcher block tables have been a popular choice for homeowners for years because of their beauty practicality and long lifespans.
My dad realized the most of it was quality hardwood that should be repurposed for something more than. 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.