Rolling Spice Rack

By RYOBI Nation

SKILL
intermediate

Spice up your kitchen with this beautiful DIY rolling spice rack!

Tools

  • Brad Nailer
  • Tape Measure
  • Orbit Sander
  • Drill
  • Miter Saw

Accessories

  • 25 PC. ROUND SHANK BLACK OXIDE DRILL BIT SET
  • 7 PC. 5" RANDOM ORBIT SANDER SAND PAPER
  • RYOBI 40PC IMPACT DRIVING KIT

Materials

  • #8 x 5/8" Flat Head Phillips Screws
  • 1"x2"x8' Wood Board
  • 1"x5"x8' Wood Board
  • 1-1/4" x 18 Gauge Collated Nails
  • 2" Casters
  • Decorative Knob
  • Paint
  • Wood Filler

Steps

STEP 1

Measure and cut out all material using the Lumber Cut List (also found in project plan PDF).

Tools

Miter Saw, Tape Measure

Materials

1" x 5"x 8' Boards, 1" x 2"x 8' Boards
LUMBER CUT LIST

STEP 2

Take (1) of the 1” x 5” x 30-5/8” boards and measure 4-1/2” from (1) end. Find the center line (CL) and make a mark. Drill a 1/8” hole at the mark. CL This hole will be for the knob attachment.

Tools

Drill, 1/8" Drill Bit, Tape Measure

Materials

(1) 1” x 5” x 30-5/8” board
STEP 2

STEP 3

Attach the other 1” x 5” x 30-5/8” board to (1) of the 1” x 5” x 24-1/8” bottom boards using glue and 1-1/4” brad nails.

Tools

Brad Nailer, 1-1/4" Brad Nails

Materials

1” x 5” x 30-5/8” boards
STEP 3

STEP 4

Use the same method from Step 3 to attach the 1”x 5”x 24” top board to the back panel.

Tools

Brad Nailer, 1-1/4" Brad Nails

Materials

1”x 5”x 24” board
STEP 3.5

STEP 5

The measurement for each shelf is 9-11/16” or equal distance (EQ) from each other. Mark this distance along the inside of the back panel. Be sure to allow 3/4" for the thickness of the shelves. Glue and nail the shelves in place from the back side.

Tools

Brad Nailer, 1-1/4" Brad Nails, Tape Measure

Materials

1" x 5" x 24 1/8" boards
STEP 4

STEP 6

Align the front panel so the hole drilled in Step 2 is located toward the top. Follow the attachment method from Steps 3 & 4. There will be a 1/8” edge on the top and bottom boards.

Tools

Brad Nailer, 1-1/4" Brad Nails, Tape Measure

Materials

1" x 5" x 30 5/8" cut board
STEP 5

STEP 7

Take the extra 1” x 2” boards and make (2) spacer blocks that are 1” tall.

Tools

Miter Saw, Tape Measure

Materials

1" x 2" board
STEP 6

STEP 8

Place the 1” spacer blocks on top of the bottom board and to (1) side. Set (1) of the 1” x 2” x 22-1/2” rails on top. Align the edges of the rails so they are flush with the outside. Glue and nail together on both ends. Remove the 1” spacer blocks.

Tools

Brad Nailer, 1-1/4" Brad Nails, Tape Measure

Materials

1" Spacer Block, 1” x 2” x 22-1/2” rails
STEP 7

STEP 9

Repeat step 7 for the remaining shelves.

STEP 10

Turn the spice rack up side down and test to see if the casters will fit. Using holes located on caster mounts, mark a center point for each screw. Drill (1) 1/2” deep pilot hole at each location. Do not attach Casters yet.

Tools

Drill, Drill Bit, Tape Measure

Materials

2" Casters
STEP 8

STEP 11

Use wood filler and fill in each of the nail holes. Sand the spice rack.

Tools

Sander, Sandpaper,

Materials

Wood Filler

STEP 12

Finish to your desire with paint or stain.

Materials

Paint, Stain

STEP 13

Attach (4) 2" casters to the bottom.

Tools

Drill, Drill Bit

Materials

2" Casters (4)
STEP 10

STEP 14

Attach knob to front panel.

Materials

Knob
STEP 11