Storage Project I Needed An Inexpensive Way To Store Rough Lumber And Strips Of Cut Material
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Lumber Rack Piling lumber on or near the floor took up too much space, and it always seemed that whenever I needed lumber, the piece I needed was always at the bottom.There were ready-made wall systems available, but they seemed a bit too expensive.
I worked out the expenses for me to make something myself, and decided to build my own lumber storage rack.I used 2 x 4s as the main vertical supports and steel pipe for the doweling that holds the materials.
Wooden dowels need to be at least ¾" thick and are hard to match to a common drill or Forstner bit.That's why I used steel poles.MATERIALS LIST7 pcs 8' 2 x 4s5 pcs 10' fence top rail 1 1/4" thick each cut into 12" lengths14 pcs 4" long 4 hole metal strapsScrews to secure straps to back of 2 x 4sWall anchors or screws for block or frame wallsA 1 1/4" Forstner bit Building The Rack Use 10' lengths of 1 ¼" fence top rail.
Cut these into pieces, and insert them into pre-drilled holes, spaced one foot apart along the 8' long 2 x 4s.Gang up the seven 2 x 4s, side by side, with the 1 ½" edges facing up.Mark on...