DIY Custom Bar

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Let me show you how to build a DIY Bar. In this video I show you step by step how to make a DIY Bar. This DIY bar is an easy build using only 2x4 and 2x8 material. I build my own table legs by laminating two 2x4's together with wood glue. Then I construct the frame using Kreg pocket hole construction. Once the frame is done, the X detail is added on the ends. We build the top using the same Kreg jig to join the top together. If you put casters on the feet, you could easily make this into a diy bar cart. This is basically a tall table. I paint the frame using a HomeRight paint sprayer with two coats of Sherwin Williams Primer followed by two coats of Sherwin Williams Pro Classic biscuit white paint. The table top is stained using Cabot Special Walnut with a Varathane water based polyurethane. After everything is dry, we attach the top and deliver our finished product. This painted base with a stained top gives this bar the farmhouse look that is so popular right now. Making your own DIY furniture is fun and rewarding. Use the links below to see the products we use in our builds.

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*Tools Used In This Build*

DeWalt Miter Saw: https://amzn.to/2NDhZhE

Delta Table Saw: https://www.lowes.com/pd/DELTA-10-in-Carbide-Tipped-Blade-13-Amp-Table-Saw/50081568

Ridgid Router: https://amzn.to/2Ls3ydQ

Kreg K5 Pocket Hole Jig: https://amzn.to/2JjI8wR

DeWalt Sander: https://amzn.to/2J77cZa

DeWalt Right Angle Attachment: https://amzn.to/30aehNV

Irwin 36" Clamp: https://amzn.to/2NsxwRo

Homeright Paint Sprayer: https://amzn.to/304rHes

Stanley 48" Level: https://amzn.to/2XhcuEX

Bench Dogs: https://amzn.to/2LvpHYJ

Bench Dog Paint Cones: https://amzn.to/329JUcD

*Supplies Used in This Build*

Varathane Polyurethane: https://amzn.to/30at6Aq

Kreg Screws 2 1/2": https://amzn.to/2J69K9B

Special Walnut Stain: https://amzn.to/2LEdi4y

Pre Stain Wood Conditioner: https://amzn.to/2Lzjvz1

1/8" Straight bit for table top fasteners: https://amzn.to/2J6ssOr

Titebond II Wood Glue: https://amzn.to/2LzyaKf

Wood putty: https://amzn.to/2XgIwBf

Rockler Table Top Fasteners: https://amzn.to/2FNW29w

120 grit sandpaper: https://amzn.to/308JiSm

Felt Pads for table feet: https://amzn.to/2XHepHq

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*Other Videos referenced in this build*

How to make table legs: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c9tgTL2Xo1M

Farmhouse Console Table: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_tAKtf0Ya8U&t=7s

Jointing with a table saw: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9HMMWGkI1ZI&t=1s

*Tool Review Videos*

DeWalt Miter Saw Review: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OQBCTEB_CaQ&t=30s

Delta Table Saw Review: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hgBDKAGzhaU

*My camera setup:*

Canon M50 with kit lens: https://amzn.to/2Ntc3YK

Yongnuo 50mm lens: https://amzn.to/2XoXhXq

Ommlite EF-EOSM Lens Adapter: https://amzn.to/2RPjEzg

Canon 22mm Lens: https://amzn.to/2XoejVu

Music in this video from epidemicsound.com

I Am Falling For You - Caliber

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This Is The Moment - Kadant

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