How to Build a Stand

December 7, 2008 at 12:46 am

We use different kinds of stands in our daily life. Stands to stand up on, to showcase an artifact or simply to arrange goods. We have different kinds of stands like a telephone stand, kitchen stand and drawing stands. Today, we will see how to build a plant stand? A plant stand can give your plant an elevation, where you can tend to it easily. You can also put the plant stand in the verandah especially if it is a flowering plant. To begin with, you’ll need the following tools: measuring rule, pencil, carpenters’ square, handsaw, drill, straightedge, chisel, hammer, fine-toothed flat file, miter box and backsaw, nail set, sanding block, countersink, screwdriver and paintbrush. Materials needed: furniture-grade plywood, half-round molding, hide glue, 3-penny finishing nails, medium- and fine-grit sandpaper, rag, flathead wood screws and plastic wood paint. Once you have decided how long the stand is going to be, [...]