DIY storage ottoman are the multiple tasks of the world of furniture, which serves not only as footrest and hidden storage, but also as coffee tables, final improvised tables or even emergency seats. Making your own DIY ottoman with storage allows you to customize your ottoman in size, shape and color, creating a custom piece that seamlessly integrates into your room’s existing design scheme. In addition, ottoman storage construction is often much less expensive than buying an ottoman off the shelf.
Ideas for make storage ottoman measure and cut four pieces of pine from 1 foot by 1 foot. Measure and cut two pieces more than 13 inches by 13 inches; put aside these two pieces. Run a small amount of glue along one of the 1 inch wide edges of the smaller joints. Place another piece of new pine by gluing and clamping; now you have a U shape. Add the final piece, this time glued and fastening in two places. Your box now looks square.
Along each edge that has a wooden side under it, mark a point every 2 inches, about ½ inches from the edge. Nailing nails in each mark tapping lightly with the hammer. Wipe off any glue that oozes with a damp towel. Leave your clamps and allow the glue to dry for at least 24 hours.