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Required Tools for this Project

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

    • Hammer
    • Pipe clamps work best for this project.
    • Miter saw
    • Air compressor
    • Air hose
    • Brad nail gun
    • Cordless drill
    • Tape measure
    • Level
    • Drill bit set
    • Extension cord
    • Hearing protection
    • Safety glasses
    • Sawhorses
    • Speed square

You'll also need an iron to attach the edge-banding veneer as well as a veneer trimmer and roller.

Required Materials for this Project

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

A complete Cutting List and Shopping List are available in the Additional Information section. You can print out the lists to take shopping with you.

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