How To Make Modern Dail Coffee Table

Modern Dail Coffee Table

Dail coffee table is good for showing newspapers or having a place to put your cup down. Some coffee tables have drawers underneath for storage, and some have glass tops and no legs. Because there are so many different styles of coffee table, you are sure to find one that looks perfect in your living room. If you are thinking of saving a few dollars and you have some building skills, read through some steps to discover how to make your own modern coffee table.


Make a modern coffee table with Cut four 2-by-2 timber, 16 inches long, for your coffee table legs. Place the best rails on the table top are connected in the corners and centered. Put the fillets inside the best rails, centered as well. Screw the fillets into the table top and then sideways into the best rails. Place one screw one at each end and one at the center. Place four screws through the corner supporting the best rails in each corner. Attach a table leg to each corner. The legs are located between corner connections for the upper bars. Drill a hole for a large coach bolt all the way through the legs in the corner posts. Insert the screws and tighten the wing nuts.

Tips and warnings

Before choosing which type of wood you will make your coffee table, determine whether you will use color or stain and varnish. The finished product will determine the type of wood you choose. Make the table top from a 3/4 inch piece of plywood, or medium onboard density fiber. Use plenty of wood screws and tighten the carriage bolts. The table is just as robust as the brackets that hold it together.