This week, Jill Washburn, our Jill of All Trades, shows us how she gave new life to an old desk that she found on Facebook Marketplace.
The issue at hand is that Jill needed new nightstands. The problem is there is not much room to accommodate a nightstand in Jill’s room, so any nightstand she finds has to be small. It was nearly impossible to find nightstands in the size that she needed that had enough storage, so… Jill decided to make some.
Fortunately, she was able to find a desk on Facebook Marketplace that had two narrow stacks of drawers with a top across them. It was the right style and the perfect size for Jill’s project.
Jill started by flipping the desk over on her work bench and removing the top. It was fairly easy, as…