Always wanted an island in your kitchen?
Anyone who loves do-it-yourself projects and is handy with simple tools can make this Ikea-inspired kitchen island in just five easy steps. Here’s how to make one!
5 STEP DIY KITCHEN ISLAND
THINGS YOU’LL NEED:
3 Billy Bookcases (two 31×40 inch, one 15×40 inch)
1 Numerar butcher block countertop
1-inch particleboard screws
HOW IT’S DONE
Step 1: Assemble the bookcases.
Step 2: Attach the bookcases to each other by countersinking 1-inch particle board screws three inches from the top and bottom.
Step 3: Make cleats from 2x4s and attach the shelves to the floor.
Step 4: Attach the butcher’s block to the top of the shelves to make it look like one solid piece of furniture. Use Liquid Nails and finishing nails to make it sturdy.
Step 5: Finish the island by cutting and attaching molding and beadboard. Stain or paint the island to match your kitchen décor.
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