entryway hutch woodworking plans
50 3/4″ tall x 30 1/2″ wide x 12 1/4″ wide
Materials and Tools
3 – 1×12 @ 8 feet long
2 – 1×2 @ 8 feet long
1 – 1×4 @ 30″ long
120 grit sandpaper
A) 1 – 1×12 @ 30″ (Top, Shown in Green)
B) 3 – 1×12 @ 50″ (Sides, Middle, shown in Turquoise)
C) 1 – 1/4″ to 1/2″ plywood @ 30″ x 50 3/4″ (Back, shown in purple)
D) 2 – 1×12 @ 13 7/8″ (Bottom of Top Cubbies, shown in red)
E) 1 – 1×2 @ 30 1/2″ (Top Trim, Orange)
F) 2 – 1×2 @ 49 1/4″ (Side Trim, Yellow)
G – 1 – 1×2 @ 27 1/2″ (Shelf Trim, Green)
H) 2 – 1×4 @ 13 7/8″ (Bottom Supports, Blue)
Begin by using nails and glue to nail through the top, shown in green, into the top edges of the sides and middle, shown in Turquoise. Use the above measurements to guide you. Use 2″ nails.
Square up the locker. Then glue and nail the plywood to the back of the locker. Make sure you nail into all the Sides, Middle, and Top boards. Use 1 1/4″ nails.
Use the measurements above to guide you as you fasten D, shown in red above, in place. Nail at an angle (toenail) through the face of D into the the middle board. Then nail at an angle from the middle board into the side edges of D. Use 2″ nails and glue. Also nail through the back into the back edge of D.
Use 2″ nails and glue to fasten the top trim in place. Follow the instructions in the diagram to center the top trim on the locker, end edges overhanging 1/4″ on each side.
Add the side trim, shown in Yellow. Keep the overhang on the outsides 1/4″. Use 2″ nails and glue.
Add the shelf trim, shown in green above, using 2″ nails and glue. The above diagram shows the measurements. Keep the top edges flush. Make sure you nail through the face of the green board into both the edges of the turquoise and red boards.
Fasten the blue boards, the bottoms supports, in place, using glue and 2″ nails. Nail through the sides into the end edges. Also nail from the supports in to the center board, shown in turquoise, at an angle. Then use 1″ nails to fasten the plywood to the supports (shown in blue).