15 DIY Desks You Can Build

At Wayfair, we try to make sure you always have many options for your home. I then sanded a lot, and I mean a lot, using the belt sander to remove any really high spots and finishing with the random orbital sander to get the top smooth. Since I got my netbook a couple of years ago – I’ve rarely touched my desk/top computer and am about to throw out my ergonomic desk chair to free the unused space. If you don’t have an entire room as your office, but just a small space available for work, this DIY corner desk would be perfect for you. With the help of my dad-well, I actually just helped him-we built the table top out of MDF.

On top of that, the fulfilment that you get when you finish your project is extremely rewarding. Bought this computer desk for my wife and she loves it. It was very easy to put together, looks very sleek and modern and fits all of our computer components with lots of room left over. I got this desk on boxing day for a great sale price, it took about 20 minutes to assemble. Whether for doing homework or using a computer, a school desk can be a truly useful addition to a child’s room.

If your home doesn’t allow for a permanent desk installation, consider getting a desk you can move around the house. This interpretation of the classic secretary desk offers a generous amount of desk space, while looking like a regular cabinet when closed. Thank you for reading our project about how to build a corner desk and we recommend you to check out the rest of the projects. Nail the two 3/4-by-1 1/2-by-28-inch pieces of poplar to the wall with the line flush with the top of the 28-inch line.

The backs of each side of the L have a finished edge, so that if the desk needs to be moved so that one of the back edges faces the room, you will still have options as to exactly how you’d like to set the desk up. Our corner desks look attractive at any angle that works in your space. In the end, you come out with a desk that rivals many found at any commercial furniture store, without compromising quality, yet is custom to your exact specifications. If a home office desk isn’t a major priority and if you don’t happen to have a broom closet, room in the basement, or an unused nook in the kitchen , you might want to look at some of the options below.

He wanted his new creation to be as large as possible as to not only allow for the perfect height to stand at but also to allow for extra table top space. My office is also the ABM brainstorm room, so my desk backs into the beginnings of our inspiration wall that we all add to. Yeah, it’s not the manliest scenery, but I work for A Beautiful Mess. Occasionally, delivery of your order may be delayed or postponed but we will make every effort to let you know and to rearrange a delivery date.

I had a small problem with the corner piece as you cannot tell from the instructions on the polarity of the frame; the holes have to face up for the plastic grommets for the corner glass. Fixed Payment Plan.Representative example: Spend £450, make 36 monthly payments of £18.25, total repayable £656.91, 29.9% APR fixed.Interest Free Credit available if shown. I have so much more room now, and since the desk is lighter, the room seems lighter. I figured any extra light will help and make it more likely that she will consistently use her cute corner area.

We want to make sure when you buy one of our Corner Desks online from Wayfair, you’re getting the one that’s exactly right for you, whether that’s the Beginnings Corner Computer Desk, the Karbach Corner Desk with Keyboard Tray, or something entirely different and unique to your home. Review the plans before beginning, having a clear understanding of how the plan will be put together.

In the image below, the desk has both an attractive matching hutch as well as a filing cabinet. Is a great idea if you can’t put holes in your wall or, like this picture, want the desk in front of a window. Corner desks come in a wide variety of different styles, perfect for fitting the décor or any office, home, or dorm room. If you have been following the makeover going in my daughter’s room, then you probably saw my last post where I showed you the small awkward corner in her room.