2 – 8ft. 1 x 4′s
1 – 8ft. 1 x 2′s
drywall screws with anchors
white primer (I used what I already had)
white Spray Paint – Satin Finish
paintable wood filler putty
And of course your drill, a hammer (or nail gun), and brad nails or finishing nails
I don’t have a saw at home (what!? What kinda DIY girl doesn’t have a saw? shame on me.) so let’s have one of the helpful worker’s at Lowe’s cut these down to size for us. You’ll want to be sure to measure you space for the size you need. For the reading nook wall, I had each piece cut into 22″. That gave me enough to make the four wooden bookshelves.
What is up with that dirty garage floor?
Now, let’s take one of the 1x 4′s and nail it to another 1 x 4 like this: