Furniture
Easy to build DIY rolling garment rack

Easy to build DIY rolling garment rack

DIY is all the rage these days, and due to the countless online sources, it becomes difficult to find reliable sources. We have featured different DIY tutorials to explain how to create cute stuff from simple items. If you ever noticed that DIY crafts shared by Boston-based designer and lecturer Ben Uyeda are super easy to make, therefore anyone can try to make them at home.

Take a quick outlook of one of his DIY projects to create rolling garment rack to make your vision.

Materials and tools

You don’t require any professional assistance and tools. Plywood, gorilla glue, screws, copper pipe and some elbow fittings are basic materials that can be purchased from standard timber stores. Drill, orbital sander, tube cutter and circular saw are some other needed tools for the project.

Instructions to build rolling garment rack

  • First of all, cut two 16” x 42” boards for the base and the upper section out of the plywood sheet. You also need to cut twenty-four 4” x 16” strips to stack in between those pieces.
Easy to build DIY rolling garment rack

Cut plywood pieces

Easy to build DIY rolling garment rack

Supports to be added between upper and lower boards of the rack

Easy to build DIY rolling garment rack

The most efficient way to cut the plywood

  • Clamp all the pieces as one and sand completely with an orbital sander for finished look.
Easy to build DIY rolling garment rack

Complete sanding

  • Mark the center of a plywood piece and drill hole to affix the copper pipe. Use the first one to mark other pieces and then parallel drill holes on all of them.    
Easy to build DIY rolling garment rack

Mark center of one piece to drill holes for the pipe

Easy to build DIY rolling garment rack

Drill hole in the center 

Easy to build DIY rolling garment rack

Use it to mark others

Easy to build DIY rolling garment rack

Drill holes in all boards

  • Screw plywood pieces together but make sure to start from the top pieces so that screws won’t show up at the top of the rack. Also, keep the holes and screws aligned to fit the pipe perfectly.
Easy to build DIY rolling garment rack

Screw the top pieces first

Easy to build DIY rolling garment rack

And then upper and lower boards of the DIY rolling garment rack

  • Cut the pipes to size and glue up with the fittings.
Easy to build DIY rolling garment rack

Glue fittings to the pipe

  • Add castors to the base of the rack for easy movement.
Easy to build DIY rolling garment rack

Add castors in the base and you are ready to use it

  • The final step is to insert the pipe frame into the holes and you’re ready to use the DIY rolling garment rack.
Easy to build DIY rolling garment rack

Insert the pipe frame into holes in the plywood

Easy to build DIY rolling garment rack

The pipe frame can be used to hang clothes

Easy to build DIY rolling garment rack

The space inside the rack can be used to keep shoes

Easy to build DIY rolling garment rack

It is a nice and simple project to be tried at homes

Via: HomeDepot

Load More By Happy Jasta
Load More In Furniture

Check Also

Wicked Makers Build Jack-o’-Lantern Cat House for their Naughty Sphynx

As Halloween approaches, DIY enthusiasts start making the ...