In-laws projects (part 2)

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Project by TVT posted 01-30-2014 05:03 AM 1000 views 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was probably the simple part of the project. They asked for a small and simple corner desk. It is also oak and tile to match the fireplace in the part 1 post. as an added feature I put in a small floating shelf as well. Over all they were very happy with the project.

-- Measure once, cut twice - you think I would learn!

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#1 posted 02-03-2014 01:57 AM

Happy? I would say they would be tickled pink with the desk. My complements on a fine job. How did you attach the floating shelf?

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#2 posted 02-03-2014 07:46 PM

Thanks Knothead. The shelf was two pieces of oak plywood that had a 3/4” gap on both sides. I attached a cleat to the wall and slid the shelf over before nailing it to the cleat.

-- Measure once, cut twice - you think I would learn!

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#3 posted 02-04-2014 02:42 PM

Very nice build, great corner desk and shelf. Beautiful oak and the tiles are great accents which match the house. Great job!

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