DIY Zig Zag Sofa
See the dimension drawings of this project on my website.
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Set the circular saw blade at an angle and cut the plywood.
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Use a circular saw to cut the 2x10s.
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Use a circular saw to cut the 2x10s.
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Assemble the frames using construction adhesive before screwing frames together.
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Use a level to be sure the top part of the frame is parallel to the floor before driving the screws.
Use the first frame you made as a template to make your second frame.
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Make your final angled cuts.
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Use a straight edge and some clamps to make sure your cuts are straight.
Cover screw heads with wood putty.
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Once putty is dried, sand it flush.
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Paint the frames.
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Screw plywood to frame one at a time using 2” long finish screws.
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Start with the seat and test fit the back for the counter. You may need to sand for it to fit flush.
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Make sure to get your cuts accurate and do extra field measurements while building.
Cut 2x4s to add back supports.
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Use wood putty to cover all screw holes.
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Use a sander to round your edges a bit.
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Seal plywood with coat of Minwax Polycrylic.
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Create a cover for your foam cushions.
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What you'll need
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Cushion, Lux Foam
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Punch holes along leather.
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Pound brass grommets to reinforce the holes.
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Use string to lace up cover over foam.
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It’s strong enough for leaning on the counter as well!
Super comfy and dual functions for this design!
Use scraps to make a side table!
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