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There's no need to hide your sawhorse when it looks this good. Get the step-by-step on how to build this beauty in your backyard.

Check out this story from our friends at Charles & Hudson. Their project was a finalist in the ReadyMade 100!

sawhorse plans

We wanted this project to have a bit of a Hi/Low feel to it and nothing says classy better than gold! This how-to project will take you through the steps to building a utilitarian workshop item (the sawhorse) and give it some bling.

* Drill/Driver with Phillips bit or screwdriver
* Circular Saw or hacksaw
* Auto-hammer or regular hammer
* Measuring Tape
* Pencil

* 8 30" 2x4s
* 6 32.5" 2x4s
* 32 16D galvanized nails
* 12 3" wood screws
* 2 cans of paint (we went with RustOleum Gold but substitute for your favorite)

Sawhorse Plans(click thumbnails to view gallery)

Measure and Cut2. Go Gold3. Build I-Beam4. Complete I-Beam5. Hammer Time

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