Craftsman-style details make this otherwise ordinary kitchen
island into a beautiful piece of furniture. Step-by-step plans feature frame and
panel construction with mortise and tenon joinery. Attractive dovetailed drawers
add the final touch of quality.
We carefully selected quartersawn red oak for the solid-wood pieces and looked
for the straightest grain we could find. For the countertop, we used plastic laminate over an MDF substrate. Mounting the gas grill can be a challenge, but we'll take you through each step with plenty of tips and shop techniques for making this home improvement project a success. This woodworking plan appeared in Workbench
magazine No. 291.