Build a Bedside Table

This bedside-table project gives you three design options all based on the same basic construction plan. Just decide on a budget and choose a design to fit it.

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Cost: $63

Materials and Tools:

4 furniture glides
dark stain
electric sander or sandpaper
basket
drawer handle
water-based polyurethane

Steps:

1. Before assembling the table, stain each piece.

2. Apply three coats of polyurethane, with a light sanding between coats.

3. Once dry, attach all the pieces according to the basic-table instructions.

4. Attach the floor glides to the bottom.

5. Measure the bottom shelf space and buy a basket to fit inside.

6. Attach a drawer handle to the front of the basket.

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