How to Build a Simple Kitchen Desk

Combine wall cabinets and a butcher-block countertop to create a desk with storage.

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Step 4

Cut a standard butcher-block counter top to the size of desktop, use a router to round over the edges. (Many home improvement store will precut the butcher block for you.)

Attach the butcher block to the cabinets by screwing up from inside the cabinet. The size of the screws will depend on the thickness of the butcher block.

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