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Sometimes simple can be perfectly stated. Not only is this coat rack affordable to create, but it is the perfect project for beginners!

Difficulty easy


Kreg Tools

Other Tools

  • Miter Saw
    Miter Saw
  • Drill (cordless)
    Drill (cordless)
  • Sander


Wood Products

  • 1 Board , 1x4 , 72"

Hardware & Supplies

  • 4 Coat Hangers
  • 2 Wall Hangers
  • 8 1 1/4" Pocket Hole Screws
  • 1 Wood Stain

Cut List & Parts

  • 3 Boards , 3/4" x 3 1/2" x 23 1/2"


  • Check Dimensions

    Check the dimensions before starting to make sure that the piece will fit in your space. For a video tutorial showing the steps to this project, visit the "Extras" tab for the link to the YouTube video.

  • Cut Your Boards

    Cut three 23 1/2" slats from your 72" common board.

  • Join The Boards

    Join the three boards using pocket holes, wood glue, and 1 1/4" screws.

  • Sand & Stain

    Sand & stain your piece.

  • Add Hardware

    Add hooks to the front of the boards for hanging coats, and hooks on the back for attaching the coat rack to the wall.