How to Make a Fold-Down Table
Finding room for a dinner table in a crowded apartment can be a challenge, but we have the perfect solution. We'll show you how to make this cute DIY drop-down table that folds up against the wall when not in use.
If your small kitchen lacks dining space, get creative and turn a wall display into functional furniture. This DIY wall-mounted folding table is a smart, space-saving solution. When open, the table provides comfortable and stylish seating for two, as well as display space for linens, cookbooks, extra dishes, and collectibles. When folded, the table disappears to leave the floor clear for foot traffic. Clever use of chalkboard paint allows the underside of the unit to serve as an area for grocery or other to-do lists.
To make the table, you'll need a handful of materials and basic carpentry skills. We'll walk you through the entire process, plus offer tips to customize the table and make it your own.