Materials: Lilleby trestle, 2×6, drill Description: My wife and I added an Utby bar underframe and put a slate slab on top to make an island in our kitchen. I decided to build some benches so we can also use the island as a breakfast table.
1) Sand the paint off the Lilleby pieces 2) Assemble the Lilleby 3) Cut 2×6 lumber to the width of the Lilleby 4) Screw the 2×6 to the Lilleby with deck screws 4) Paint to whatever colour you want
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