Step 4: Mark Shelf Placement

Steady the board, with its opposite, unmarked edge flush against the door where the stool used to sit. Mark where to notch the corners so that the board will fit snugly in the frame.
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    Tools List

    • flat prybar
      Pry Bar
    • Pencil
    • jigsaw
    • hand plane
    • random orbit sander
      Palm Sander
    • drill
    • caulk gun
      Caulk Gun

    Shopping List

    1. Windowed cottage door: about $350-$600, The Bank Architectural Antiques

    2. Mirror glass

    3. Antiqued-bronze hooks, Pottery Barn

    4. Sandpaper

    5. Wood glue6. 3-inch trim-head screws

    7. 4-inch screws

    8. Finish nails

    9. Silicone adhesive for mirror glass

    10. Plywood for mirror back