Mud Room Locker cabinet

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Project by SCBryan posted 04-09-2019 06:54 PM 485 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My wife found a similar picture on Pinterest and asked me to build one to help organize our backpacks, school lunch boxes, and gym bags. Pretty simple to make, using cabinet grade plywood with pine face frame. Then finishing it with cabinet paint (gray & white).

My one big mess up is the size. Looking at a picture on Pinterest I did not have the overall dimensions so I sized it according to our house. Next time I’ll do a little more research on the height before starting a project. But the great thing is my wife is happy, now I can go back to making things I want to make.

-- Bryan, South Carolina

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#1 posted 04-09-2019 07:46 PM

mud room,whats that? lol-hey im in socal so we dont have many mud rooms in homes here.i gotta ask whats wrong with the size,looks pretty good to did a great job on it,looks go have fun.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#2 posted 04-09-2019 09:28 PM

Love it! I agree, what’s wrong with the size?

-- Extra screws left over are just evidence I found a better way to put it together.

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#3 posted 04-09-2019 09:53 PM

Nice job! It looks great for just having a picture to go by and no dimensions.

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#4 posted 04-10-2019 10:40 AM

Nice job!

-- Petey

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#5 posted 04-10-2019 04:20 PM

What brand of paint?

Cabinet looks great

-- -Paul, South Carolina Structural Engineer by trade, Crappy Woodworker by choice

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#6 posted 04-16-2019 05:22 PM

Nice! Seconding Travis’s question of what’s wrong? My wife has been asking me to build some cubbies similar to this in our garage for a few years, so I’d love to know what you would have done differently a second time around.

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