Build a Custom and Stylish Cable-Hiding Desk on the Cheap

By Jason Fitzpatrick on May 17th, 2011

If you’re looking to upgrade your desk without spending a lot of money but gaining cool features like hidden cable channels, this guide can help you craft a custom desk on the cheap.

At The Cheap Geek they share a detailed guide to building your own custom desk without spending a lot of money. You’ll need to be handy with some basic shop tools and willing to get dirty but the end result is worth it. Their finished desk is light, includes hidden under-desk and in-leg cable hiding channels, and cost them around $130. Watch the video below to take a tour of the hidden spaces in the desk:

For additional pictures and instructions hit up the link below.

Designing and Building a New Desk [Unplgged via Lifehacker]

Jason Fitzpatrick is a warranty-voiding DIYer who spends his days cracking opening cases and wrestling with code so you don't have to. If it can be modded, optimized, repurposed, or torn apart for fun he's interested (and probably already at the workbench taking it apart). You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 05/17/11
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