How to Build a Home Office

Stock cabinets, a cord organizer, and custom-built tops and shelves keep everything in order

Required Tools for this Project

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

  • Clamps
  • Miter saw
  • Cordless drill
  • Circular saw
  • Level
  • Jigsaw

Required Materials for this Project

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

  • Two 16” wide x 26” high drawer file bases 24” deep
  • Two 16” wide finished laminate bases 24” deep
  • One 32” wide x 26” high cabinet 24” deep
  • One 32” wide finished laminate base 24” deep
  • One 30” end support panel
  • Two 24” wide x 26” high storage cabinets 14” deep
  • 75mm twin casters
  • 2-1/4” maple cord grommets,
  • 24” x 48” x 5/32” cork sheeting
  • Screw-on t-nut
  • Cherry veneer screw caps (Also available in white, oak and walnut)