Step 1: Seal the Wood

Seal the Wood to Build a Spigot-Handle Tool Rack
Photo: Laura Moss
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Guard against lead-paint dust and chips by spraying the surface with clear polyurethane in a satin sheen. The finish will also weatherize the wood so that it'll hold up outdoors.
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    Tools List

    • 30-foot tape measure
      Measuring tape
    • combination square
      Combination square (optional)
    • drill
      Drill/driver
    • socket wrench
      Socket wrench
    • multi-bit screwdriver
      Screwdriver

    Shopping List

    Reclaimed molding

    Clear polyurethane spray (satin sheen)

    Spigot handles

    Spring clips and screws¼-inch galvanized lag screws and corresponding nylon spacers

    Hanging hardware