DIY Farmhouse Coffee Table Plans

DIY Farmhouse Coffee Table Plans

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Build a beautiful Farmhouse Coffee Table for under $200!

The DIY Modern Farmhouse Bench I built last year has been one of my most popular projects. I have had quite a few requests for printable plans for that build this year. And, some questions from people that want to turn that bench into a coffee table. So, I finally decided it was time to draw up these DIY Farmhouse Coffee Table Plans.

Of course, the original photo tutorial for the bench build is still available. Printable plans just make life easier when you’re working in the garage. And, plan drawings can be easier to understand. Since they are able to show details in a way that a photo can’t. 🙂

Let’s get to these DIY Farmhouse Coffee Table Plans!

The printable build plans for my popular Modern Farmhouse Bench are now available. Includes 5 beautiful wood top options to turn it into a pretty Farmhouse coffee table instead. The Chevron Top Design is my favorite! Get the DIY Farmhouse Coffee Table Plans today. #AbbottsAtHome #Bench #CoffeeTable #DIYFurniture #FurniturePlans
Before I put the upholstered top on my bench, you can see how great it would look as a Coffee Table!

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The printable build plans for my popular Modern Farmhouse Bench are now available. Includes 5 beautiful wood top options to turn it into a pretty Farmhouse coffee table instead. The Chevron Top Design is my favorite! Get the DIY Farmhouse Coffee Table Plans today. #AbbottsAtHome #Bench #CoffeeTable #DIYFurniture #FurniturePlans
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DIY Farmhouse Coffee Table Plans with 5 New Top Designs

Let’s start with a look at the new coffee table top designs! I used dark and light wood colors on the diagrams to make the different pieces easier to seen. You can go with all one color, mix and match stains, or even use your favorite paint.

The printable build plans for my popular Modern Farmhouse Bench are now available. Includes 5 beautiful wood top options to turn it into a pretty Farmhouse coffee table instead. The Chevron Top Design is my favorite! Get the DIY Farmhouse Coffee Table Plans today. #AbbottsAtHome #Bench #CoffeeTable #DIYFurniture #FurniturePlans
This Chevron Top is my favorite! In fact, I decided to use this plan to make some new wall art. The chunky 1×2 frame around the chevron’s looks so nice on that Farmhouse Coffee Table.
1" Thick Farmhouse Plank Top. The printable build plans for my popular Modern Farmhouse Bench are now available. Includes 5 beautiful wood top options to turn it into a pretty Farmhouse coffee table instead. Get the DIY Farmhouse Coffee Table Plans today. #AbbottsAtHome #Bench #CoffeeTable #DIYFurniture #FurniturePlans
This 1″ top is made from 6 pieces of dimensional lumber that can be easily found at Home Depot or Lowes. In the printable DIY Farmhouse Coffee Table Plans, I’ve shared how to join the boards for a smooth top. Or, go for a more rustic look with a routed chamfer.
2" Thick Farmhouse Plank Top. The printable build plans for my popular Modern Farmhouse Bench are now available. Includes 5 beautiful wood top options to turn it into a pretty Farmhouse coffee table instead. Get the DIY Farmhouse Coffee Table Plans today. #AbbottsAtHome #Bench #CoffeeTable #DIYFurniture #FurniturePlans
A 2″ thick top, also made of 6 pieces of dimensional lumber, would look beautiful on this chunky leg coffee table. But you’ll probably need to resaw any 2″ thick lumber from your big box, to square the edges. This isn’t too hard for anyone comfortable with a table saw.
1" Thick Plywood or Edge-Glued Top. The printable build plans for my popular Modern Farmhouse Bench are now available. Includes 5 beautiful wood top options to turn it into a pretty Farmhouse coffee table instead. Get the DIY Farmhouse Coffee Table Plans today. #AbbottsAtHome #Bench #CoffeeTable #DIYFurniture #FurniturePlans
You can go for a quick and easy, but still beautiful top by using Cabinet-Grade Plywood with Edge Banding or Pre-made Edge Glued Planks.
1" Thick Plywood or Edge-Glued Top. The printable build plans for my popular Modern Farmhouse Bench are now available. Includes 5 beautiful wood top options to turn it into a pretty Farmhouse coffee table instead. Get the DIY Farmhouse Coffee Table Plans today. #AbbottsAtHome #Bench #CoffeeTable #DIYFurniture #FurniturePlans
Then add your favorite molding to customize your table.
Glass and Wood Top. The printable build plans for my popular Modern Farmhouse Bench are now available. Includes 5 beautiful wood top options to turn it into a pretty Farmhouse coffee table instead. Get the DIY Farmhouse Coffee Table Plans today. #AbbottsAtHome #Bench #CoffeeTable #DIYFurniture #FurniturePlans
Finally, I love the open, classic look of a wood and glass top. Plus, you can put some cute boxes or storage underneath that you’d like to show off. Custom cut tempered glass can be bought at your local Glass Shops.
Original Bench Seat Frame. The printable build plans for my popular Modern Farmhouse Bench are now available. Includes 5 beautiful wood top options to turn it into a pretty Farmhouse coffee table instead. Get the DIY Farmhouse Coffee Table Plans today. #AbbottsAtHome #Bench #CoffeeTable #DIYFurniture #FurniturePlans
Don’t forget, the plans also include the full build plans for the original Upholstered Modern Farmhouse Bench Seat. The frame on top of the bench just adds a little extra detail beneath that deep upholstered seat. The full upholstery tutorial and video can be found here.
The printable build plans for my popular Modern Farmhouse Bench are now available. Includes 5 beautiful wood top options to turn it into a pretty Farmhouse coffee table instead. The Chevron Top Design is my favorite! Get the DIY Farmhouse Coffee Table Plans today. #AbbottsAtHome #Bench #CoffeeTable #DIYFurniture #FurniturePlans
Here’s the 1st of 26 pages in the DIY Farmhouse Coffee Table Build Plans. The plans include a Material List, Tool List, Cut List, and steps to build the Bench Frame and 5 Coffee Table Tops.
The printable build plans for my popular Modern Farmhouse Bench are now available. Includes 5 beautiful wood top options to turn it into a pretty Farmhouse coffee table instead. The Chevron Top Design is my favorite! Get the DIY Farmhouse Coffee Table Plans today. #AbbottsAtHome #Bench #CoffeeTable #DIYFurniture #FurniturePlans
Build diagrams are great for understanding dimensions and assembly better.

Want a 26-page, easy to follow printable plan?

Buy the Easy to Follow PDF on Spruc’d Market Now.


The printable build plans for my popular Modern Farmhouse Bench are now available. Includes 5 beautiful wood top options to turn it into a pretty Farmhouse coffee table instead. The Chevron Top Design is my favorite! Get the DIY Farmhouse Coffee Table Plans today. #AbbottsAtHome #Bench #CoffeeTable #DIYFurniture #FurniturePlans
One last look, this DIY Modern Farmhouse Bench has lived at the end of my bed for over a year now. It’s my favorite project in the room. Just ahead of the DIY Tray Ceiling Molding I added last Christmas. 😉

Looking for a big bench for your backyard? Check out my L-Shaped Backyard Bench tutorial.

How I built my L-shaped DIY Outdoor Bench for $130, awarded 2nd place in the IG Builders Challenge, season 3

Or this beautiful DIY Over Washer and Dryer Laundry Table.

Free Plans for this DIY Laundry Table Over Washer and Dryer. This simple build hides those ugly machines, adds extra style and organization. And works as a Laundry Folding table too! #LaundryTable #LaundryFoldingTable #DIYFurniture #LaundryRoomIdeas #AbbottsAtHome


Feeling inspired? Get out there and build your own DIY Farmhouse Coffee Table Plans. Have fun and let me know if you have questions. Don’t forget to sign up for the Abbotts At Home email newsletter to get DIY, Remodeling, and Crafty ideas in your inbox.

6 thoughts on “DIY Farmhouse Coffee Table Plans

  1. This is such a beautiful table, luv it! I’d luv to invite you to share it with us at Wall to Wall DIY Wednesday, which runs thru Mondays! Best, Ann

  2. This turned out GREAT! Love it…(and your photos are awesome). Thank you for joining us at Reader Tip Tuesday….we hope to see you at the next party. xo

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