Those who are just starting out in their DIY journey should look for projects with simple joints and cuts. This one fits the bill. You can use plywood for the top and 2x2s for the legs. Join everything with glue and screws. Sand the surfaces for a smooth finish and use your preferred stain.

Check out the tutorial on how to make a #DIY 2x4 coffee table. Looks easy enough! #HomeDecorIdeas @istandarddesign

Tutorial: www.buildeazy.com

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