How to Build Small Sawhorses

Baby saw horses for the shop

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Miter saw
  • Cordless drill
  • Circular saw
  • Safety glasses
  • Table saw

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Plywood scraps
  • 1x4 x 8’
  • 2x4 x 3’
  • 5/4 x 6 x 3’ (or 2 x 6 x 3’)
  • 1-5/8-in. screws
  • 2-1/2-in. screws