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:

Delta Table Saw:

Ridgid Router:

Kreg K5 Pocket Hole Jig:

DeWalt Sander:

DeWalt Right Angle Attachment:

Irwin 36" Clamp:

Homeright Paint Sprayer:

Stanley 48" Level:

Bench Dogs:

Bench Dog Paint Cones:

*Supplies Used in This Build*

Varathane Polyurethane:

Kreg Screws 2 1/2":

Special Walnut Stain:

Pre Stain Wood Conditioner:

1/8" Straight bit for table top fasteners:

Titebond II Wood Glue:

Wood putty:

Rockler Table Top Fasteners:

120 grit sandpaper:

Felt Pads for table feet:

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*Other Videos referenced in this build*

How to make table legs:

Farmhouse Console Table:

Jointing with a table saw:

*Tool Review Videos*

DeWalt Miter Saw Review:

Delta Table Saw Review:

*My camera setup:*

Canon M50 with kit lens:

Yongnuo 50mm lens:

Ommlite EF-EOSM Lens Adapter:

Canon 22mm Lens:

Music in this video from

I Am Falling For You - Caliber

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This Is The Moment - Kadant

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