BEFORE
       
     
2009_0302_215.jpg
       
     
  AFTER  The new layout functions much better now. We now have over 20 square feet of desk surface! And on the rare occasion we have a guest stay overnight, the side chair folds out into a comfortable bed for one.
       
     
2013_0410_030.jpg
       
     
 How do you get a desk to span 8 feet without a wall cleat or center support?
       
     
 Plywood! Lots of glue and plywood. My wife calls it the tornado shelter!
       
     
_DSC5905.jpg
       
     
  I planned out the space in Sketchup to make sure all the components were appropriately sized.
       
     
  BEFORE
       
     

BEFORE

2009_0302_215.jpg
       
     
  AFTER  The new layout functions much better now. We now have over 20 square feet of desk surface! And on the rare occasion we have a guest stay overnight, the side chair folds out into a comfortable bed for one.
       
     

AFTER
The new layout functions much better now. We now have over 20 square feet of desk surface! And on the rare occasion we have a guest stay overnight, the side chair folds out into a comfortable bed for one.

2013_0410_030.jpg
       
     
 How do you get a desk to span 8 feet without a wall cleat or center support?
       
     

How do you get a desk to span 8 feet without a wall cleat or center support?

 Plywood! Lots of glue and plywood. My wife calls it the tornado shelter!
       
     

Plywood! Lots of glue and plywood. My wife calls it the tornado shelter!

_DSC5905.jpg
       
     
  I planned out the space in Sketchup to make sure all the components were appropriately sized.
       
     

I planned out the space in Sketchup to make sure all the components were appropriately sized.