Feb 02 , 2018

How to Build a Bookcase with Crates

Materials List

  • 2×10 8-ft. boards (5)
  • Large Crates (6)
  • 2-1/2 in. Brad Nails
  • 3 in. Wood Screws
  • Stain or Paint

Cutting List

  • 30-1/4 in. Horizontal Boards (7)
  • 12-1/2 in. Vertical Boards (18)

Follow the illustration below carefully to build this stunning Crate Bookcase designed by Crates & Pallet. Stain or paint the wood boards prior to assembly. Use brad nails to hold the pieces together for squaring before screwing them together. Be sure to drill pilot holes for the screws.

crates and pallet bookcase illustration
Illustration Courtesy of Crates & Pallet
crates and pallet vertical bookcase
Photo Courtesy of Crates & Pallet
crates and pallet bookcase horizontal console table
Photo Courtesy of Crates & Pallet

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