Simple Blue Desk

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Submitted by hawaiitara on Mon, 03/04/2013 - 09:51

My daughter needed a simple desk for her room. I had leftover purebond plywood from another project and a bunch of 2x4 scraps from the Reuse Hawaii store. This made for an inexpensive desk. I based my desk off the simple trestle desk but made changes as needed to accommodate my materials. I used the plywood as the desk top and added some 3/4 flat trim around the edge. I used a 2x4 instead of a 2x6 to attach the legs to the table.

This was a quick project and my daughter loves the fun color!

Built from Plan(s)
Estimated Cost
$10 - leftover project wood and wood from a reuse store.
Estimated Time Investment
An Hour or Two (0-2 Hours)
Type of Wood
Leftover Purebond 3/4" plywood and 2x4's
Finish Used
Valspar signature paint in Splish Splash. Finishing wax on top.
Recommended Skill Level



Sat, 12/31/2016 - 16:23

Did you use just 2X4s for everything except the top which is plywood?

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