Check out J Wiz’s step-by-step video of how he created the perfect wooden desktop with the help of solid wood butcher block for his computer desk. He’s a self-proclaimed beginner in woodworking… so, if he can do it, you can too! This is the perfect project for the weekend hobbyist or a passionate DIYer.
In this awesome video, J Wiz walks us through the specific materials he used to stain his Birch Butcher Block. We really appreciate how he clearly described each step — from conditioning the wood, applying an even coat of stain, and, finally, protecting the surface with a few layers of polyurethane.
Before jumping into your own DIY Butcher Block project, watch the video above and read this quick guide, so you know exactly what tools and supplies you will need to create your own wooden desktop. We hope you learn from J Wiz’s experience, so you don’t make the same mistakes — saving you valuable time and money!
Most importantly, once you complete your project, we hope you take a moment to bask in the moment that you created this beautiful new piece of furniture… before moving onto your next DIY Butcher Block project!
To inspire your next project, check out this easy tutorial using Hevea Chevron for DIY Desks and Benches. Once you get started, you’ll notice the possible Butcher Block DIY projects are endless!