Walk-in Closet Island | DIY Furniture

In this DIY video, I’ll show you how to build a 4-sided walk-in closet island. This closet island has 2 shoe racks with adjustable height shelves and plenty of shoe storage (32+ pairs). The other 2 sides have hidden storage behind sliding barn doors (homemade barn door hardware!). Build plans available → link below.


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· 3/4 inch maple plywood – 4×8 sheets
· 1/4 inch birch plywood – 2×2 sheet
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Tom P says:

Very ingenious design and well built. Love the small barn doors and the way you built the hardware for them.

Tim Murphy says:

The island is great. What do you mean by “walk in” in your video title and description?

archie M says:

It’s always a pleasure seeing you on my computer screen, Great job you do.
Thanks for uploading!!

barbara kvistad says:

Very nice island, Marie. It’s sooo great to see your channel coming along so nicely. You are doing a tremendous job. As always your explanations are clear and thorough. Thanks for all that you do and share with your viewers.

landlash says:

That’s some pro DIY’ing, looks awsome. Great video !!!

Barry Roberts says:

That is one Excellent build you have done there.
It looks great, and i love how you did the Barn Door hardware as well.
Well Done.
Barry (ENG)

CReeves Makes says:

That turned out great Marie! Good explanation and advise on the steps.

Bruce A. Ulrich says:

I really like the way this looks, Marie! The split shelving is a great use of tons of space!

Robert J. Keller says:

Nicely done, shop looks bigger with the new lighting!

barbara kvistad says:

Where’d you get your big spray tent?

Curtis McLaughlin says:

You should put casters on the bottom!!!

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