13 Free Dining Room Table Plans

Build Your Own Dining Room Table With These Free DIY Plans

A DIY dining room table
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Use one of these free dining room table plans to build a place for your family to gather, eat, and create memories. You'll find a table to fit small to large dining rooms in the list below.

Building a dining room table may seem like a big project but building one is pretty ​straightforward. It's a hugely satisfying project that won't take you more than a few days to complete. These dining room table plans have everything you need to build one, step-by-step building instructions,...MORE diagrams, photos, tips, and even videos.​

There are all different styles of dining room table plans here but if you're looking for a more rustic table, be sure to look at this set of free farmhouse table plans. They're easy to build and will give you a great classic but stylish look.

If you like these free dining room table plans, be sure to check out these other free woodworking plans that help you build a kitchen island, wine rack, coffee tableshelf, desk, dresser, entertainment center, bookcase, Little Library, potting bench, tiny house, cabin, birdhouse, router table, deer stand, swing set, playhouse, porch swing, home bar, tree house, jewelry box, loft bed, deck, and Adirondack chair.

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    A dining room table with a vase of flowers
    Shanty 2 Chic

    This free dining room table plan was inspired by a table that cost over $2,000, but you should be able to make this one for around $100.

    I like this plan because the cutting diagrams and illustrations are color-coded to make assembly really easy if you follow along with the written instructions.

    If to decide to build this table, here are some DIY matching benches to complete the look.

    Shanty 2 Chic has some other free dining tables that I think are worth checking out, like this round table and this...MORE Pottery Barn inspired table.

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    A wood pallet table
    A Beautiful Mess

    There're lots of things you can build out of pallet wood, including this dining room table. Due to how simple the table is, there aren't many steps to completing it.

    As you can see in this picture, the table uses hairpin legs instead of wooden legs like what most other tables from this list use.

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    A wooden table on top of a rug
    Smile And Wave

    There isn't much to this dining room table either, so it should be relatively easy to construct.

    Like the pallet wood dining room table plan above, this table also uses uses hairpin legs.

    A supplies list is given for you before all the assembly pictures and and instructions/tips.

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    A wooden table in a backyard
    The Handmade Home

    If you have an old door lying around, then this dining room table plan from The Handmade Home may be just for your.

    Since not all doors are the exact same measurements, it's important to read through the steps carefully to adapt the directions to fit your door size.

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    A wooden dining room table
    The Design Confidential

    This table could definitely have some originality coursing through it with a custom table top pattern. Like the image here, some of the panels could face one direction and the others another.

    The table stands 30" off the floor, is just over 40" deep, and stretches around 71" from left to right.

    All the tools, lumber, cuts, and materials that are required to build the entire table are included before the instructions, which are super easy to understand and follow.

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    Illustration of a round dining table
    Designs by Studio C

    This free dining room table plan from Designs by Studio C is for building a half-moon table that can extend out to a full circular table top.

    This might sound confusing to build but all the instructions and color-coded pictures are present in the plan so that you can fully understand how it works and how to assemble the parts.

    There's a full materials list and cut list as well as a description of the type of lumber you'll need to build the dining room table.

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    An unstained wooden table
    Woodgears.ca

    This is just your regular standard table with four legs and a nice even rectangular table top. 

    Be sure to follow the additional steps at the very bottom of the Woodgears.ca website to learn how to attach the frame. Also, see this page for a collection of the assembly illustrations.

    If you'd rather have a roundtable, check out this round dining room table from Woodgears.ca. They also have a really great looking table with a wood-tiled table top here.

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    Illustration of a wooden dining room table
    The Design Confidential

    Here's a free dining room table plan from The Design Confidential that's for a table 7 feet long and 40" deep. The two sets of legs in this particular table are painted with metallic paint to make it look like they're made of metal.

    I like woodworking plans from The Design Confidential because they're always so easy to follow along with. The instructions are clear and the illustrations always color in the piece of the project that the step is describing.

    Here's another free...MORE dining room table plan from The Design Confidential that explains how to build a trestle table.

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  • 09 of 13
    A wooden table with plumbing pipes as legs
    4 Men 1 Lady

    This dining table plan is a bit different than most of the others in this list because it's not constructed entirely of wood but instead requires some plumbing pipe for the legs.

    If you're into an outdoor or interesting look for your dining room, then this table should do the job. You can even build a matching one for your patio and have the freedom to move them around whenever you like due to the attached wheels.

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    A wooden table with X legs in front of a brick wall
    Sawdust Girl

    This dining room table looks really nice with the two X-shaped legs. It's 5 foot long and around 28" tall.

    You just need a drill and a miter saw to build this dining room table. All the materials and cutting instructions are included so it shouldn't be hard at all to put together.

    Also from Sawdust Girl are these X-leg benches that would go great with the table.

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    A dining room set with a table and benches
    Lowe's

    This free dining room table plan from Lowe's also includes instructions for building matching benches. The whole set is said to cost less than $150 to construct.

    Before the written instructions is a video so you can get an idea of how the different parts are going to fit together, as well as a list of all the materials and tools the project requires. There are also some helpful diagrams and cutting lists.

    This dining room table from Lowe's is 78" wide, 36" deep, and stands at...MORE around 30".

  • 12 of 13
    A dining room table with flowers and a rug
    Rogue Engineer

    As you can see in the picture, there are some unique designs to the feet of this dining room table, but you can build it all by yourself if you follow the instructions and pictures carefully.

    There's a cut list, tools list, and materials list included in the dining table plans, so be sure you have all the necessary items before you get started.

    The dimensions for this dining room table put it at 30" from the floor, 63" across from left to right, and just over 38" deep.

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    A wooden and metal modern DIY dining room table
    Shanty 2 Chic

    Rustic meets modern in this free DIY dining room table plan from Shanty 2 Chic. The best part is that you can build for only $50 in lumber. 

    This full set of free plans includes a supply list, cut list, step-by-step building directions, diagrams, color photos, and even a video.