If you need some extra work space and storage area for your kitchen check out this amazing tutorial on building your own kitchen island. This is an easy to build island and Mom In Music City shows you how to build yours. I love the rustic look of it and it looks like it would be nice and sturdy so it would be a great work space. She built it out of 2x4s and even made fake drawers to give it a finished look.
You can save a bundle by building this kitchen island yourself instead of buying one an it looks pretty good to me. I would need to buy a sheet of something solid to be able to roll out dough on but there are tons of choices. The top could be finished off with a solid top or the topper could be one you only put on when you need it to roll dough. A large board of some type would work for rolling.
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