Old door desk. To turn an old door into a desk or bookcase:
•Remove the hinges, lockset, and other hardware from the door.
•Fill any large holes with solid wood and smaller holes using auto body filler.
•Plane or sand the filler flush with the surface of the door, and sand the door smooth.
•Cut the desktop and shelves to size.
•Rout a molding pattern on three sides of the desktop and shelves.
•Attach wooden shelf brackets (corbels) to the bottom of the desktop and shelves.
•Mount the…

Old door desk. To turn an old door into a desk or bookcase: •Remove the hinges, lockset, and other hardware from the door. •Fill any large holes with solid wood and smaller holes using auto body filler. •Plane or sand the filler flush with the surface of the door, and sand the door smooth. •Cut the desktop and shelves to size. •Rout a molding pattern on three sides of the desktop and shelves. •Attach wooden shelf brackets (corbels) to the bottom of the desktop and shelves. •Mount the…

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